Skip to Navigation
University of Pittsburgh

Volume 34 Issue 23

Health service certificate programs to begin >

July 25th, 2002

Health service certificate programs to begin The College of General Studies (CGS) will offer two health services certificate programs this fall designed to help health professionals improve their skills and advance in their fields. Each of the programs — Managing Health Services Programs and Projects, and Community Health Assessment — comprises six courses for 18 […]

Feature,Volume 34 Issue 23

NURSING SHORTAGE: Pitt school tackles national problem >

July 25th, 2002

NURSING SHORTAGE: Pitt school tackles national problem (Second of 2 parts) The national nursing shortage — currently there are 120,000 unfilled nursing positions, and that is expected to rise to a half-million vacancies in the next decade — has already strained the country's health care system, recent surveys and news reports indicate. Reports of hospitals […]

Feature,Volume 34 Issue 23

Pitt nursing students face no shortage of job offers >

July 25th, 2002

Pitt nursing students face no shortage of job offers Tricia Roesch can't remember any students from the Pitt School of Nursing's Class of 1999, herself included, who did not have jobs waiting for them upon graduation. She laughed as she recalled a friend who was hired by Johns Hopkins Hospital: "As soon as the recruiters […]

Feature,Volume 34 Issue 23

FY03 budget includes 14% tuition increase >

July 25th, 2002

FY03 budget includes 14% tuition increase in tuition The University's fiscal year 2003 operating budget includes the largest Pitt tuition hike since 1978 — 14 percent for Pennsylvania residents and 10 percent for out-of-state students in most schools. Those increases bring the tuition rate for in-state undergraduates in the College of Arts and Sciences to […]

Feature,Volume 34 Issue 23