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Cassidy East – Student Highlight

February 26, 2021 | admin

United Career Institute is thrilled to introduce you to Cassidy East, the February Student of the Month! Cassidy has not been a part of the United family for long, as she started classes after she graduated from high school last year. “Before attending United Career Institute, I was enrolled as a student at Mount Pleasant Jr/Sr High School. I was...

Our Proven Process for Success

February 19, 2021 | admin

At United Career Institute, we take pride in providing quality education, training, and preparation for students starting new careers. It’s an honor to ensure that each and every student is empowered to achieve their career goals. We have created and established a proven process that helps us cater to each student’s journey in their career. Our proven process helps guide...

Lindsey Weimer – Student Highlight

February 12, 2021 | admin

Lindsey Weimer is one of United Career Institute’s Medical Assisting students. She graduated from Greater Latrobe Area high school in June and started classes at the Irwin campus in August 2020. She knew that she wanted to start her education right away, rather than take a year off, so she met with one of our admissions advisors, found out everything...

How To Stick To Your Resolutions and Goals All Year Long

February 5, 2021 | admin

The new year has come, and we’re now weeks into 2021. We all made our New Year’s resolutions and goals for this year, but creating them is the easy part. Staying committed and sticking to your resolutions and goals all year long is much harder. You may have created a resolution for yourself to work out more and eat healthier....

Flores and Flores Medical Associates – Externship Highlight

January 29, 2021 | admin

At United Career Institute Mt. Braddock, we pride ourselves on offering our students hands-on, real world experience prior to graduation. An integral component of that is our externship program, which occurs in the last 12 weeks of a student’s program. This exciting part of our curriculum would not be possible without the help of our wonderful industry partners. Read on...

Bethany Slezak – Student Highlight

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Bethany Slezak is one of United Career Institute’s practical nursing students at the Irwin campus.She started the program in June of 2020 and will be graduating in June of 2021. She chose United Career Institute because she liked the idea of smaller classes, and she felt like it had a more family-like approach. Before she came to United, Bethany was...

Kristen Ruby – Student Highlight

January 22, 2021 | admin

United Career Institute Mt. Braddock is thrilled to introduce you to our January Student of the Month, Kristen Ruby! Prior to starting medical assisting classes at United Career Institute, Kristen was taking CNA (certified nursing assistant) classes and working at Cherry Tree Nursing Home, but she had bigger goals for her career in the healthcare industry. She had her sights...

Medical Assisting Students At Irwin Begin Externship

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Classroom knowledge lays the foundation for the Medical Assisting program at United Career Institute Irwin. Classes like Medical Terminology and Anatomy & Physiology are the building blocks for students to advance in their careers. However, hands-on skill learning and application will always be the key component of our Medical Assisting program. United Career Institute started our first class of medical...

4 Tips for Better Time Management

January 15, 2021 | admin

We all have the same amount of time in a day, but it seems some people can get more accomplished than others within the same time frame. How are they doing it? What secrets do these people know that enables them to get more done? Their secret has been revealed, and it’s better time management! When you proactively manage your...

Sonya Over – Staff Highlight

January 8, 2021 | admin

United Career Institute Mt. Braddock is excited to introduce Sonya Over, our very own Financial Aid Advisor! Sonya’s professional journey began back in 1993 when she graduated Summa Cum Laude from California University of Pennsylvania. She worked hard also to pass the CPA exam in May of 1993. Before landing at United Career Institute, Sonya held a few different positions....