Katie Dotterer-Pyle, a member of the Business Administration–Management & Marketing Class of 2006, shares some of the most valuable things she learned at South Hills and offers her advice to people who are comparing two- and four-year schools.
As part of the curriculum for each of its specialized associate degree programs, students at South Hills School of Business & Technology must take a Job Search Skills course to ensure they learn how to craft résumés and cover letters, polish their interviewing skills, and utilize the latest job-seeking methods.
Students of the Business Administration–Management & Marketing program at South Hills School of Business & Technology’s Lewistown Campus recently visited Lewistown Printworks for a tour and a chance to ask real-life small business owners a wide array of questions that may not be found in a textbook.
To keep the curriculums for its 11 specialized associate degree programs current and relevant to the community's workforce needs, South Hills School of Business & Technology relies on input from Program Advisory Committees that are comprised of local employers, internship site supervisors, and South Hills alumni.
Through a series of academic field trips and guest speaker presentations, students at South Hills School of Business & Technology are learning more about what it takes to run a successful business from those already in the field.
The Advertising & Public Relations class taken by South Hills School of Business & Technology’s Business Administration—Management & Marketing students recently hosted a speaker series that featured marketing and advertising experts from several local organizations.