It’s not uncommon for folks to use “post-secondary” and “college” interchangeably, but post-secondary can take many more forms than four-year schools such as colleges. And many of these alternative programs offer skills and knowledge that are in high demand in the workforce. Learn more about the educational opportunities available to Promise Scholars.
The Pittsburgh Promise is providing the funding to pay for college-level courses at CCAC for juniors and seniors at Pittsburgh Public Schools, giving participating students the opportunity to earn college credits before graduating from high school. Learn more about the benefits of Dual Enrollment and how to decide if it’s the right fit for you.
Having other siblings who attended college helped Promise Alumna Tyia Pratt’s post-secondary transition go smoothly. But even with some ideas of what to expect at college, she still had a lot to learn in order to succeed.
While it may seem that librarianship is doing a Google search to find the title of a book, the career of being a librarian digs much deeper than any informational search. Librarians help patrons find themselves in a book. Learn more about what it’s like to be a librarian and seek out a world of fact or fantasy through books.
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