Category: Blog

Dr. Sam Armfield, Program Director of the Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program

Mar 15 2021

The Pittsburgh Career Institute is excited to introduce Dr. Sam Armfield as our Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program Director. Dr. Armfield comes from a family deep-rooted in the medical field. Both, his brother and his father are Radiologists in Pittsburgh, with sisters that are nurses, and a mother that was a lab technologist. “Medicine seems to…

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Never Too Late, Never Give Up

Feb 02 2021

Loving animals is one thing, but making your career as a caregiver for animals is another. That is when PCI student, Carla Harris, had an awakening. Balancing a full-time job, being a fiancé, running a household, and having surgery that required the use of crutches post operatively did not stop Carla Harris from pursuing her…

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What’s the Difference Between a Dental Hygienist and a Dental Assistant?

Nov 04 2020

Dental Hygienists and Dental Assistants have different roles in a dental office, but both are required to keep an office running as smoothly as possible. Learn more about the differences between these two professions.

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What does a Respiratory Therapist do to help children?

Nov 02 2020

If you have goals to work in the world of healthcare and pediatrics, going to school to become a respiratory therapist for children could be a great avenue into a rewarding career!

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How Long Does It Take To Become a Dental Assistant?

Oct 26 2020

If you’re considering a career as a Dental Assistant, something to consider is how soon you want to be out of school and working in the industry. It’s possible to complete our program in as little as 10 months. Learn more!

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How Long Does It Take To Become a Respiratory Therapist?

Aug 13 2020

Are you wondering how long Respiratory Therapy school is? It can take as little as 90 weeks of instruction! Find out what you can learn, and how you can take the steps to start a career in Respiratory Therapy here at Pittsburgh Career Institute. Learn about the program now!

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How Long Does It Take To Become a Medical Assistant?

May 29 2020

If you’ve wanted to enter the medical field in a career path that can open many opportunities for you, then pursuing a Medical Assistant Diploma could be the perfect journey for you! Take a deeper look into the length of the program and the things you can learn while at Pittsburgh Career Institute.

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How Well Do You Know Diagnostic Medical Sonography?

Mar 31 2020

Are you thinking about starting a future in Diagnostic Medical Sonography? Test your knowledge to find out what you already know!

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