Career Development at F.I.R.S.T. Institute

The Career Development department at F.I.R.S.T. Institute ensures you’re ready for entry-level employment upon completing your program. It was designed to help students prepare to begin their job searches after graduation. Every Career Development team member works hard to create awareness among employers. That way, they look to F.I.R.S.T. Institute as a major source to […]

Alfonso Alvarez: Faculty Spotlight, Career Development

Meet Alfonso Alvarez, Director of Career Development at F.I.R.S.T. Institute in Orlando, FL. Interestingly enough, he started off wanting to be a Miami rapper as a teen. So, he and his friends opened up their own independent record label, right out of high school. Very quickly, Alvarez realized that the performing side of the music […]

The Moment Where Creativity Meets Career

The Moment Where Creativity Meets Career: F.I.R.S.T. Institute Graduation 7/13/17 The moment you turn your tassel with your diploma in hand, you’re not thinking about your grade on Quiz 7, or the hours of sleep you lost trying to balance work, school, and your internship. You think about the instructor who tutored you for Quiz 7, […]


The diverse student body at F.I.R.S.T. Institute includes students from all walks of life and backgrounds, and we are very proud to include military veterans in our student profile. As our military veteran students have discovered, their experience and the skills learned during their time serving can translate well to a program like ours. Find […]