Category: Blog

Why Community Involvement is Important at PCI

Nov 10 2017

Most, if not all, students at Pittsburgh Career Insitute choose to come here so they can build a career helping other people or animals. Our students have a passion for serving others. It’s what motivates them. This drive to help and serve is one of the things that makes being a student or staff member…

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Building a Great Culture at PCI

Oct 18 2017

Every school has a culture. School culture is made up of the norms, values, and the overall feeling that is present. There are a lot of things that go into creating that culture, and believe it or not, that culture can play a major role in how students learn. If your school has a negative…

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Infographic: Why Respiratory Therapy Can Be a Fulfilling Career

Oct 11 2017

Trying to find the perfect place in the healthcare industry to work? If you haven’t researched Respiratory Therapy yet, here are some of the reasons why it can be a great career! Once you check out the infographic, contact us to with any questions you may still have about becoming a Respiratory Therapist. Does Respiratory…

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How to Become a Dental Assistant in Pennsylvania

Sep 28 2017

If you are interested in becoming a dental assistant, you will need to know how to get properly certified and licensed. Dental assisting is an ever-growing profession with rewarding benefits. According to Learn How to Become, “The field of dental assisting is expected to grow by 25 percent between 2012 and 2022, and compassionate, knowledgeable…

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Which Healthcare Character Are You? Take Our Quiz!

Sep 19 2017

Have you been binge watching your favorite medical TV shows on Netflix? You’re probably envisioning yourself as one of your favorite characters, helping save lives, moving around the hospital, and changing people forever. Ready to find out who you are in the fictional healthcare industry? Take our quiz. Now that you’ve found out who you…

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What You Need to Know About Becoming a Medical Assistant

Aug 30 2017

There are different ways to become a Medical Assistant, but one of the best is to earn a diploma from an accredited school. Our 10-month diploma program at Pittsburgh Career Institute is designed to teach students the vital skills needed to begin a career as a Medical Assistant. What Could I Learn? There are many…

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Respiratory Therapy: Working With Kids

Aug 29 2017

Did you know you could become a Respiratory Therapist in as little as 23 months? Working as a Respiratory Therapist can lead to an exciting career in the healthcare industry. So, if you like working with people of all ages and enjoy making a difference in their lives, the Respiratory Therapy program may be a…

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How Much Do You Know About Respiratory Therapy?

Aug 17 2017

Becoming a Respiratory Therapist is a great way to get into the the healthcare industry. As a Respiratory Therapist you can help others and work in a fast-paced environment. While respiratory therapy is a great healthcare job, not very many people know about what they do. How much do you know about respiratory therapy? Take…

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