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Prospective high school students invited to be a Penn State student for a day

9/27/2011 —

Prospective high school students interested in a career in the allied health industry have an opportunity to attend a special program on Tuesday, Oct. 4, at Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. The event will offer an in-depth look into the nursing and physical therapist assistant degrees offered at Penn State Fayette.

According to the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics, the healthcare profession is considered one of the largest industries and will generate 3.2 million new wage and salary jobs between 2008 and 2018. The nursing and physical therapist assistant degrees offered at Penn State Fayette prepare graduates to enter this growing workforce.

During the program, participants will sit in on a mock nursing and physical therapist assistant class to experience the allied health course offerings available at Penn state Fayette. To get the big picture of student life on campus, prospective students can enjoy a complementary lunch and take a tour of campus.

For more information about the open house or to register, call 724-430-4130.

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