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Violence and a resolve to make our communities better

Dear Pennsylvania Institute of Technology community, It was early Tuesday morning on May 26th that I received a copy of the video of George Floyd’s horrible death from my youngest son. Like all of you, I was horrified watching the violence. My son knew I would be outraged and saddened – and he was right. … Read more »

The New Norm- Business Not-As-Usual

The New Norm- Business Not-As-Usual  One of the marvelous things about the business world is the variety of industries that allow you to discover new opportunities around each corner. One-third of all U.S. job vacancies are sales jobs, always, no matter the region or current economy. Pennsylvania Institute of Technology is now among the elite … Read more »

Media Area College Wins Philadelphia Award

Media Area College Wins Philadelphia Award, Best 2-Year College Pennsylvania Institute of Technology Recognized as the Best in Greater Philadelphia Media, PA – Pennsylvania Institute of Technology has been selected for the 2019 Philadelphia Award in the Two-Year Colleges category by the Philadelphia Award Program. Each year, the Philadelphia Award Program identifies companies that we … Read more »

P.I.T. Welcomes Lou Giannotti as Director of Cannabis Studies

Pharmacist, Lou Giannotti has joined P.I.T. as the new Director of Cannabis Studies. Giannotti comes to P.I.T. with an extensive background in the retail and corporate pharmaceutical business as well as the cannabis industry.  He is teaching many of the courses in the curriculum, and will also be identifying and exploring business opportunities to enhance … Read more »

Announcing New Directions and Faculty for P.I.T. Academics

P.I.T. has made some exciting staffing changes to further strengthen our mission and goal of student success. The launch of three new programs, Robotics Engineering, Cannabis Business, and Cannabis Health Therapy and the highly successful existing Pre-Nursing program has required P.I.T. to reorganize staff and faculty to accommodate the needs of our growing student population.  … Read more »

Conversations: Living Boldly and Speaking Your Truth

Kamira Evans, P.I.T.’s Director of Student Services launched the first Conversations discussion series at P.I.T. Conversations highlights a diverse mix of hot topics and discussions with expert panelists and speakers.   Kamira remarked, “It is my hope that the College can continue to provide engagement opportunities that bring new experiences to our Campus that resonate with our … Read more »

Spring Open House on Saturday, March 9, 2019 at 10 am and 11 am

Please join us on March 9, 2019, for our Spring Open House event at Pennsylvania Institute of Technology.  Sessions starting at 10 am and 11 am.  Merit and non-merit based scholarships will be awarded on the spot!  Admissions counselors will be available to discuss your goals and answer questions. Register Here For more information, please call the … Read more »

Dear Brightwood Students

Dear Brightwood Students, I wanted to take a moment to reach out to you regarding yesterday’s announcement of the closure of the three Philadelphia area Brightwood Career Institute locations. If you are not already familiar we are a regionally accredited, non-for-profit college in Media Delaware County offering Certificates and Degrees with majors in technology, business … Read more »