Grads' Career Outlook Among Topics at Conference for Counselors

Published 12.06.2012


Stacey C. Hampton, coordinator of matriculation and retention for the School of Industrial and Engineering Technologies, talks with counselors about the college’s computer aided design majors. Nathan D. Smyth, assistant dean of health sciences, answers questions about the dental hygiene major as part of a walking tour.School counselors from across the region visited campus on Thursday for the Outreach for K-12 Office’s semiannual College and Career Readiness Conference. The counselors toured academic areas, where they learned about the rigors and requirements of the programs as well as job prospects for graduates. They also participated in round-table discussions on a variety of topics including financial aid and nontraditional careers and attended a session on the “Getting Them There” website the Outreach for K-12 Office developed with PHEAA.