Monthly Archive:: August 2013

Letter from the Provost

Pima Community College delivers high-quality education that contributes to the prosperity of individuals and the entire community Welcome to the fall 2013 edition of CareerFocus, a Pima Community College publication dedicated to informing the people of Pima

Transform your Passion for Fitness and Sports into a Rewarding Career

Personal trainer Maureen Raine often sees her former self in her clients. “Having overcome a significant weight problem myself, I understand how to educate and inspire people who are newly committed to working on their health,” said

Skills Learned in Liberal Arts Studies are Highly Valued

Starting college with liberal arts studies not only can help you choose a career, but also can give you the broader skills that make getting a job easier, regardless of the field. The U.S. Bureau of Labor

The Time to Complete Your GED is Now

With big changes coming to the test in 2014, students who have passed parts of the exam are urged to finish what they have started. When Brianna Norton received her high school equivalency diploma in May, it marked

Make a Living Wage, Set Your Schedule and Chart Your Own Path

Complete a Certificate in Massage Therapy in One Year Michelle Campuzano knew she wanted to do meaningful work, helping people in pain find relief. But her career as a massage therapist doing just that came more by

Behavioral Health Specialist Training Opens Doors

Gary McGinnis hopes to build on his skills as a certified recovery support specialist to become a behavioral health technician and a certified substance abuse counselor. Corinne Perez hopes to complete her studies at The University of

Want to be an Entrepreneur?

Pima offers an Entrepreneurship Academy and Boot Camp that can help turn your business ideas into action in as little as five weeks. The series of workshops provide invaluable insight into all aspects faced by new and

Start Now. Finish Within Two Years… Pima Offers A-Z Career Choices

We know you don’t have time to waste… Start your college education by visiting Pima Community College at www.pima.edu. Choose a course of study, enroll and, within two years, you could be on your way to a