1200 N. West Street, Ste 1200, Wilmington, DE 19801
Year Founded: 1946
First Accredited: 2016
CEO/President: Kevin McCloskey
At Modern Gun School we look forward to hearing from our graduates. It is very rewarding to learn that a high percentage of our students are completely satisfied with the studies they received and that they would recommend our programs to a friend. These survey results confirm that our graduates are achieving their goals, whether it’s to prepare for new career options, career advancement, or personal satisfaction.
|Recent Grads on their MGS Education|
“I would recommend this program to a friend.”
“I have achieved my learning goals.”
“I am completely satisfied with the studies I received.”
Source: Survey of Modern Gun School Graduates
Modern Gun School is nationally accredited by the Accrediting Commission of the Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC), Washington, D.C. This commission is listed by the U.S. Department of Education as a nationally recognized accrediting agency, and is a recognized member of the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA). Questions about the Distance Education Accrediting Commission may be directed to MGS or to DEAC (1101 17th Street NW, Suite 808, Washington, D.C. 20036, Telephone: (202) 234-5100, Fax: (202) 332-1386).
Modern Gun School is regionally accredited by the Middle States Commission on Secondary Schools. Questions about Middle States may be directed to MGS or to MSA (3624 Market Street Philadelphia, PA 19104-2680, Telephone: (215) 662-5603, Fax: (215) 662-0957).
Modern Gun School is approved by the Delaware Department of Education. For questions or more information please contact MGS or the Delaware Department of Education, Private Business and Trade Schools, 35 Commerce Way, Dover, DE 19904 (302) 857-3313).
Modern Gun School is approved and physically located in Delaware and is not regulated in Texas under Chapter 132 of the Texas Education Code.
“As one of the oldest distance learning gunsmithing schools, Modern Gun School has been meeting the needs of adult learners since 1946. The school’s mission is to provide high-quality distance education using time tested materials and hands-on projects designed to develop a proficiency in both the technique and business of gunsmithing.”
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Data taken from student enrollments over a one-year period.
In 2018, MGS’ student body was made up of 98% male and 2% female students.