Blog

Careers, College & You

Jun
20
2013

The promise of tax credits, higher level skills for employees, decreased turnover, improved productivity, and consistent training make the Apprenticeship Carolina program sound great for just about any company doing business in the state, doesn’t it?

Jun
18
2013

Since opening in May 2012, the Center for Advanced Manufacturing (CAM) in Laurens County has been used extensively by businesses in the county to train new and existing employees. Piedmont Technical College will be moving forward with the second phase of the Center in fall 2013.

Jun
13
2013

Jobs at a Glance is a service for Piedmont Technical College students nearing graduation, alumni and the community that provides information about local and regional job opportunities. This month's postings include multiple positions with Eaton; graphic design, accounting, health care & IT jobs; and a wealth of positions in manufacturing and engineering. Check the Jobs at a Glance page regularly. New jobs are posted every week.

Jun
10
2013

We’ve all had car trouble from time to time. And many of us have probably had a few run-ins with questionable auto mechanics. Thankfully, much of the guesswork has now been taken out of finding a good mechanic through a national certification program called Automotive Service Excellence, or ASE.

Jun
04
2013

In this month's Facts & Finds: Engineering careers top the earnings list for recent college grads, claiming 7 out of the top 10 spots in a recent salary survey; 11 great health care careers that require less than a bachelor's degree and more...

May
30
2013

If you’re headed toward a bachelor’s degree, there are some clear benefits to starting your college studies at your technical college. Roughly half of four-year college graduates in the U.S. complete some of their coursework at a two-year college, and it’s something that everyone should consider.

May
21
2013

It's a well-known fact that heart disease is a serious issue. It's the leading cause of death in the United States and a major cause of disability. But with the technological advances that continue to be made in medicine, a heart attack isn't necessarily a death sentence. Cardiac professionals are there with treatments that save lives every day. Cardiologists. Nurses. Cardiovascular technicians.

May
21
2013

The United States has more than 4,000 colleges and universities, including everything from two-year technical colleges to huge state universities, small private liberal arts colleges, and elite private universities. How can you possibly find the one that is right for you?

May
16
2013

Jobs at a Glance is a service for Piedmont Technical College students nearing graduation, alumni and the community that provides information about local and regional job opportunities. This month's postings include positions for Automotive Technicians, information technology interns, after school program teachers and more. Check the Jobs at a Glance page regularly: new jobs are posted every week.

May
10
2013

Whether you realize it or not, metrology has played an important role in the production of many of the products you use on a day to day basis—from your laptop to the car you drive. But what exactly is Metrology, and why is it important?

summer_classes

Blog archive


Stay in the Know with