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Erica Campbell – Graduate Highlight

June 14, 2019 | PIHT

Erica Campbell is a 2019 graduate from PIHT’s Medical Office Administration program. Prior to meeting with admissions representative, Kathy Coddington, Erica was a stay at home mom with three children and wanted to contribute to her family and not end up with a dead end job. She wanted a career and she knew she liked the medical field, but not...

Top 5 Resume Tips to Get Noticed

May 31, 2019 | PIHT

You only get one chance to make a great first impression with recruiters and hiring managers, so it’s extremely important to have a professional resume that shows why you’re best for the job. Presenting your education, experience, skills, certifications, and achievements in a professional and easy-to-digest resume can put you ahead of the competition. How do you create a resume...

Marcy Landman – Practical Nursing Clinical Coordinator

May 22, 2019 | PIHT

Marcy Landman is the Practical Nursing Clinical Coordinator at Pennsylvania Institute of Technology and teaches Pharmacology, Practical Vocational Nursing, and Anatomy Lab within the Practical Nursing program. She earned her Associate of Science in Nursing from Penn State University. Once she completed her ASN, she entered an accelerated program to earn her BSN. She did not stop there, as she...

Marley Kamp – Student Highlight

April 18, 2019 | PIHT

Marley Kamp attended Allegany College of Maryland and earned an associate degree in medical assisting.  She had a great experience on campus and enjoyed the staff.  As she was getting ready to graduate, she decided to further her education and pursue a nursing career.  She had been a feeding assistant then a certified nursing assistant since the age of 17,...

Steps to Apply for Admission to the Practical Nursing Program at PIHT

April 12, 2019 | PIHT

Pennsylvania Institute of Health and Technology (PIHT) located in Southwestern Pennsylvania offers a direct admission Practical Nursing Program. Direct admission means that you do not have to waste time and money taking extra elective classes allowing most students to complete the program within just 12 months. Enrolling in any nursing program can be a long process. To improve your acceptance...

Good Study Habits Can Improve Academic Standings

April 3, 2019 | PIHT

Students start college, career training or any type of post-secondary education programs with high expectations. Many students envision themselves as being successful in their course work and studying, but they fail to put together a realistic plan, routine and work schedule that will enable them to achieve academic greatness. The following suggestions will help you, not only plan for good...

The Importance of Career Services

March 28, 2019 | PIHT

At PIHT, we take pride in the services we offer our students. One of these services and arguably the most important is our career services. We work tirelessly to create employment opportunities for our students and alumni. Being involved in the community is an important element of our career services program.  Our Career Management Director regularly visits employers as it...

Kristen Grimplin – Student Highlight

March 20, 2019 | PIHT

Kristen Grimplin attended Penn State-Fayette Campus after graduating high school. She was an active student for a year and a half, had a wonderful experience on campus, and loved the staff. Although she did not complete her education, she will be forever grateful for the opportunity and education obtained. Without that experience, she would not be the person she is...

Benefits of obtaining an Associate Degree in Medical Assisting

March 14, 2019 | PIHT

The Medical Assisting Program at PIHT will help you become a more well-rounded professional while working with patients in a fast-paced and challenging environment! If you want to be part of the excitement, consider obtaining your Specialized Associates Degree in Medical Assisting at Pennsylvania Institute of Health and Technology (PIHT) and start your new career in two years or less....

Why we Have Continuous Enrollment? – Are you ready to get started?

February 27, 2019 | PIHT

Pennsylvania Institute of Health and Technology (PIHT) offers continuous enrollment. Continuous enrollment benefits all students regardless of if they are looking for their first job after high school or an adult who wants to change the direction of their current career. PIHT’s enrollment period begins every six weeks, allowing students to enroll at their convenience as opposed to a couple...