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How an Externship Helps Your Education

You’ve probably heard of an internship, but do you know how an externship helps your education, career and future? Whether you are well into your post-secondary education or you’re just getting started, you’ve undoubtedly put a lot of thought into the path you’re pursuing. After all, your education is a big investment of resources; you […]

Top Nursing Skills: 7 Essential Qualities of a Good Nurse

If you’re considering to pursue a career in nursing, you likely already know it’s a skills-heavy role. Some of the required skills are inherent, others are learned both in school and on-the-job. So, if you’re looking at Pioneer Pacific College’s practical nursing program, you may have asked yourself “what are essential qualities of a good nurse?”. Check out […]

Choose PPC for Your Practical Nursing Diploma

Seeking a Practical Nursing (PN) Diploma A nursing careerappeals to a wide range of people in varied walks of life, from a student directly out of high school to a stay-at-home mom who just sent her kids off to college. It’s an education path for those who like the idea of helping the community through […]

3 Reasons to make College a New Year’s Resolution

Making the commitment to go back to school is a difficult decision for many people. Obstacles like cost, time, work, and family make it easy to say no to college. But, many students at Pioneer Pacific College have found that saying yes to college has changed their lives for the better. Here is why you should […]

What You Can do with a Healthcare Degree from Pioneer Pacific College?

The healthcare field has grown rapidly over the past few years, which has created a number of new job opportunities as a result. Getting your degree in healthcare is a great investment for your future and Pioneer Pacific College has a variety of options for you to get started. Here is a look at a […]

Career Opportunities with a Criminal Justice Degree

Criminal justice degrees offer a variety of career opportunities within the criminal justice field. Many people think a criminal justice degree leads to a career as a police officer. While being a police officer is one option, there are other career routes to consider as well. Here are four potential career paths for those considering […]

Pioneer Pacific College To Offer Six New Healthcare & Management Courses

NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 1, 2017 Pioneer Pacific College To Offer Six New Healthcare & Management Courses Beaverton, Springfield & Wilsonville, OR (May 1, 2017) – In response to strong demand from both students and the local Oregon job market, Pioneer Pacific College (PPC) announced today that it is approved to offer six […]

Investing In Your Education With Pioneer Pacific College

Investing is an important part of life. We invest in property, cars, people, and most importantly, ourselves. Your education is an investment in yourself that can give you a step up in your career. Investing time in your education is the key part to getting the most out of attending Pioneer Pacific College. Creating study […]

How a Medical Transcriptionist Plays a Vital Role in Healthcare

Are you someone who has a high attention to detail, likes technical work such as proofreading, and is looking for a way in to the growing field of medicine? For an important role that doesn’t involve hands-on interactions with patients but still has the opportunity to help people, Medical Transcription is an entry-level healthcare career option. […]

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