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Thankful for Our Students

November 27, 2019 | admin

At United Career Institute, our purpose is to empower change by creating opportunity for our students. We enable each and every student to succeed by providing the necessary education, support, and skills training. With fast track career training programs in Practical Nursing, Medical Assisting, and Medical Office Administration, we work hard to give students the best start possible in their...

How to Dress for Success

November 26, 2019 | admin

You’ve heard people say, dress for the job you want, not the job you have, but how do you actually do that? How can you make a great first impression and get the job you want? When meeting someone new, even before you speak, your appearance has already started to speak for you. From the clothes you’re wearing to the...

Externship Highlight – Chestnut Ridge Counseling Services

November 15, 2019 | admin

Chestnut Ridge Counseling Services has been established in the Uniontown area since 1969. Its current site coordinator is Mary Jane Miller, Lead Psychiatric Nurse. She says, “Our services operate primarily by providing outpatient mental health services to the community, including adult and children services. We at Chestnut Ridge Counseling Services agree not to discriminate in the provision of services to...

How to Dress for Success

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Have you ever heard the saying, dress for the job you want, not the job you have? Dressing for success can help you make an awesome first impression and get your dream job, but how exactly do you do this? Anytime you meet someone new, they begin to evaluate and make assumptions about you based on your appearance, even before...

United Blog – LinkedIn 101: How to Advance Your Career Using LinkedIn

October 25, 2019 | admin

When working to advance your career, LinkedIn is more valuable now than ever. With over 645 million users in more than 200 countries around the world, LinkedIn can help you get your dream job regardless of where you are or the type of job you want. LinkedIn is a combination of your living resume and a place to network with...

How to Create Your Personal Brand

September 20, 2019 | admin

Creating a strong personal brand can advance your career by gaining the attention of potential employers and other professionals, but how do you create a strong personal brand? Personal branding gives you the opportunity to be known for anything you want by creating a specific image of yourself. Just like companies create brands to be known for things like great...

The Value of Fast Track Training

September 13, 2019 | admin

Do you want to start your career and get into your dream job faster? Want to take classes that teach exactly what you need to know for future jobs? Don’t want to waste four to six years in school? Then fast track career training may be perfect for you! Fast track programs give students the opportunity to start their careers...

The Growing Medical Industry in Westmoreland County

August 27, 2019 | admin

All across the country, the healthcare industry continues to grow, and the same is true in Westmoreland County. With an aging population and more people needing medical care, the healthcare industry is projected to continue growing. In order to keep up with the increased demand for medical services, healthcare providers need employees and professionals at all levels, from those just...

How to Enroll for Fall Classes

August 13, 2019 | admin

Start your career in the thriving healthcare industry with fast track medical programs from United Career Institute! Local medical employers need trained professionals who have the education, skills, and, certifications necessary to get the job done. At United Career Institute, we train students to meet these needs, enabling you to succeed in your healthcare career. We’re now enrolling for fall...

Medical Assisting – Program Highlight

August 2, 2019 | admin

With the ever increasing demand for medical professionals, becoming a Medical Assistant can be a great career path for anyone who wants to break into the healthcare field. At United Career Institute, we designed our healthcare training programs to meet the needs of local employers, so you can gain the education and skills necessary to succeed in your medical career....