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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...

What You Need to Know About Financial Aid

February 21, 2019 | PIHT

An important step in the PIHT enrollment process is going through your financial aid appointment. We understand that this can be overwhelming to some which is why PIHT pairs each potential student a financial aid representative to help guide you through the process and answer any questions you may have. Below, we break down some elements of the process. Prior...

Benefits of obtaining an Associate Degree in Medical Office Administration

February 15, 2019 | PIHT

The Medical Office Administration world is thrilling, fast-paced, and challenging! If you want to be part of the excitement, consider earning your Specialized Associates Degree in Medical Office Administration at Pennsylvania Institute of Health and Technology (PIHT) and start your new career in two years or less. The two-year Medical Office Administration program offered through PIHT focuses on providing students...

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Q&A with Allied Health Coordinator – Kelli Workman

February 11, 2019 | PIHT

What is your educational background? My educational background is an Associate Degree in Medical Assisting, Licensed Practical Nurse, and Certified Postsecondary Instructor. All of which I earned at Pennsylvania Institute of Health and Technology. I am currently enrolled in Westmoreland County Community College and I am working towards earning my RN. What are some of your prior work experiences? My...

Make the Career Change in 2019 – How to Get Started?

January 28, 2019 | PIHT

Now that 2019 is here and almost one month into the New Year lets discuss how we can help you attain those New Year Resolutions of going back to school or starting a new career. At Pennsylvania Institute of Health and Technology we offer the following programs: Practical Nursing Medical Assisting Medical Office Administration The enrollment process is simple and...