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P.I.T. Student Services

Student Services at Pennsylvania Institute of Technology is a vital component of the educational experience of our students. Student Services offers and oversees a wide range of resources and services. We personalize our programs to provide individualized support to each P.I.T. student. Whether it is educational, career, or personal, we are here to help you succeed. We really encourage you to get to know the counselors and staff in the Student Services Department because this is the place to visit when you want to find out more about tutoring help, enrichment opportunities, internships, job placement services and much more.

Whether you are working towards an associate degree (including: Allied Health, Behavioral Health, Biomedical Equipment Engineering, Communications, Computer Science, Engineering, General Studies, Health Care Management, Health Sciences, and Physical Therapist Assistant) or one of our certificates (including: Practical Nursing, Clinical Medical Assistant, Medical Billing & Coding, and Pharmacy Technician, you will have your own personal counselor in Student Services to help you succeed.

Our services include:

  • Academic Support and Financial Literacy Counseling: Personalized support for each student. Every P.I.T. student is assigned their own counselor.
  • Tutoring: Provide assistance in improving students’ academic skills. Our goal is to help you successfully complete every course.
    • Free Tutoring – by appointment and walk-in services
    • Computer lab
    • Easy access near classrooms
  • Library: provide research support services and resources to ALL students.
    • Electronic collection accessible to all students at College Resource Website.
    • Physical collection (books, journals, DVDs, etc.) located on Media campus is open to ALL students.
    • Professional librarian to assist with research
    • Computer lab
    • DVD/video viewing stations
    • Markerspace
  • Externship/Internship: placement in and evaluation of your clinical educational experience for the School of Professional Programs curricula.
  • P.I.T. Stop Café: Delicious breakfast and lunch menus prepared by P.I.T.’s Chef!
  • Federal TRIO Student Support Services Grant: Provides a number of support services including:
    • Explore ideas for academic development.
    • Assists students with basic college requirements.
    • Motivates students to graduate.
  • Honor Societies: P.I.T. sponsors two honor societies for degree students. Each honor society has specific membership requirements.
    • Chi Alpha Epsilon, Chi Chapter
    • Phi Theta Kappa, Alpha Psi Mu Chapter
  • College Transfer Services: Provides personalized help to students planning to transfer to a four year college or university.
  • Job Placement Services: Offers personalized job placement assistance to each student. Lifelong Job Placement Services are available to all degree graduates.