Pennsylvania Institute of Technology
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Communications Degree Students at P.I.T.

Emphasize Your Versatility and Skills!! Enroll in P.I.T.’s Communications Program Today!!

According to a recent study by the American Management Association, communication skills are the most important competency for any employee today. More and more students are choosing to major in Communications because success comes from being able to express ideas effectively and creatively. Communications offers a scholastic path that allows students to take their diverse skills and interests, and learn how to present them in innovative and dynamic ways.
What is the Communications Program?
P.I.T.’s Communications program prepares students for a wide variety of opportunities in the business world. Students will analyze and manage real-world scenarios to learn how to integrate visual images, craft written arguments, and demonstrate presentation skills in inventive ways. Students who study Communications often find that these skills lead them to be better problem solvers as well as having superior interpersonal skills.
What kind of career can I have?
P.I.T. has modeled our Communications Program based upon the demands of the job market. It is also designed to make it highly transferable because your associate degree is equal to the first two years of a four-year communications program.

Students who hold a degree in Communications can work in many areas, including:
  • Public Relations
  • Social Media Writer/Manager
  • Account Executive/Sales
  • Copywriters
  • Marketing/Advertising
  • Human Resources
  • Event Coordinator
  • Communications Manager
Where can I go after P.I.T.?
P.I.T. launches you into a world of opportunity! You can transfer your associate degree credits to a four-year college or university to pursue your bachelor degree. You can start working in a field of your choice right after graduation and pursue your bachelor degree part time. P.I.T. prepares you for the next step that is right for YOU!
Why choose P.I.T. to prepare for a Communications career?
  1. Courses transfer to other colleges and universities
    Most of the courses, and in many cases, all of the courses will transfer to other colleges and universities.

  2. Experienced instructors
    The College’s Communications instructors either come from a real world background or still hold communications-based business positions. They share their working knowledge to better prepare our students to enter the workplace.

  3. Intimate learning environment and family atmosphere
    Our instructors know each student on a first-name basis. Smaller class sizes allow us to focus on each student’s individual strengths and areas in need of improvement.

  4. Parallel learning
    P.I.T.’s unique “parallel learning” approach saves time and money for students. We offer both skill strengthening and degree classes at the same time, fast-tracking students to a degree.

  5. Learn at your own pace! – E-Learning at P.I.T
    A number of courses are blended learning, enabling students to spend less time in class and more time learning. You meet once a week with the instructor and the rest of the time learning via software and the internet.

  6. Free tutoring
    Scheduled tutoring from both instructors and honor students is available to ALL P.I.T. students, free of charge!

  7. Portfolio Building and Interview Coaching
    The value of a P.I.T. education extends beyond the classroom! Our instructors work hard to prepare graduates through portfolio building and interview coaching.

P.I.T. is an independent, not-for-profit, degree granting college, accredited by Middle States*
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