Peirce College Adds Local Industry Leaders to Board of Trustees

Peirce College Adds Local Industry Leaders to Board of Trustees

8/11/2016 5:26:00 PM

Executives from Wells Fargo, Bancroft, Scanlan & Associates and Jefferson Hospital will provide valuable insights during exciting growth period at the College PHILADELPHIA, August 11, 2016 -- In a continued effort to en...

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Peirce College to Award College Degrees to Two Married Couples at Tonight's Commencement Ceremony

Peirce College to Award College Degrees to Two Married Couples at Tonight's Commencement Ceremony

6/13/2016 12:30:00 PM

PHILADELPHIA, June 13, 2016 -- The Class of 2016 marks an amazing achievement tonight at Peirce College’s 151st Commencement Ceremony, but for some graduates, the occasion is extra special. Among the 305 working adults ...

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Peirce College Introduces Faster, Cheaper Path to Degree Completion

Peirce College Introduces Faster, Cheaper Path to Degree Completion

5/25/2016 12:30:00 PM

Competency-based education program focuses on demonstrated knowledge, not seat time, to determine proficiency PHILADELPHIA, May 10, 2016 -- It’s a new day for IT education in Philadelphia. This fall, Peirce College will...

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Peirce College Honors Alumni for Success, Community Service

Peirce College Honors Alumni for Success, Community Service

5/19/2016 12:30:00 PM

PHILADELPHIA, June 13, 2016 -- Philadelphia’s leading college for adult learners, honored two alumni on May 16 for their professional achievement and service to their alma mater at the College’s Spring Reception, an annu...

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Peirce College Partners With Area Employers to Launch New Master’s Degree in Healthcare Administration

Peirce College Partners With Area Employers to Launch New Master’s Degree in Healthcare Administration

5/10/2016 11:18:11 PM

PHILADELPHIA, May 10, 2016 -- Today, Peirce College, Philadelphia’s leading college for adult learners, announced the launch of its second master's degree program in response to the evolving needs of Philadelphia’s healt...

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Tamron Hall of NBC News’ ‘TODAY’ and MSNBC to Deliver Peirce College’s 2016 Commencement Speech

Tamron Hall of NBC News’ ‘TODAY’ and MSNBC to Deliver Peirce College’s 2016 Commencement Speech

4/27/2016 12:30:00 PM

PHILADELPHIA, April 27, 2016 -- Tamron Hall, award-winning television journalist, will deliver the 2016 commencement speech at Peirce College’s upcoming graduation exercises on June 13.  Hall, co-host of NBC News’ “TODA...

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Peirce College Expands Partnership With Independence Blue Cross to Encourage Workforce Development

Peirce College Expands Partnership With Independence Blue Cross to Encourage Workforce Development

3/18/2016 4:00:00 AM

PHILADELPHIA, March 18, 2016 – Peirce College, Philadelphia’s leading college for adult learners, has been named a university partner of Independence Blue Cross, an agreement that supports Mayor Jim Kenney’s call for Phi...

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Peirce College to Examine Cultural Identity with Discussion of Hair in the Workplace

Peirce College to Examine Cultural Identity with Discussion of Hair in the Workplace

2/9/2016 5:00:00 PM

Annual Black History Month panel set for Feb. 11 PHILADELPHIA, February 9, 2016 -- Striking a balance between cultural identity and workplace expectations can be a challenge. This rings true for some African-Americans l...

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Peirce College’s New Three-Week Courses Allow Working Adults to Earn Degrees Faster

Peirce College’s New Three-Week Courses Allow Working Adults to Earn Degrees Faster

8/31/2015 7:00:00 PM

PHILADELPHIA, August 31, 2015 -- Peirce College, a non-profit four-year college specializing in providing career-focused education for working adults, will begin offering three-week intensive courses this fall to further...

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Peirce College Board of Trustees Elects New Chair, Adds Two Members

Peirce College Board of Trustees Elects New Chair, Adds Two Members

8/27/2015 4:00:00 AM

PHILADELPHIA, August 27, 2015 -- Peirce College Trustees have elected Barbara A. Prutzman as the new Board Chair of the 150-year-old nonprofit Philadelphia institution. Keith Daviston, CPA, and David A. Silverman were al...

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Peirce College Restructures Top Leadership Positions for Better Strategic Alignment

Peirce College Restructures Top Leadership Positions for Better Strategic Alignment

6/23/2015 4:00:00 AM

PHILADELPHIA, June 23, 2015 -- Peirce College, a 150-year-old Philadelphia college focused on serving the needs of adult learners and providing workforce talent solutions, has realigned and enhanced its leadership struct...

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Peirce College Boasts Highest National Minority Enrollment in Online Bachelors' Degrees

Peirce College Boasts Highest National Minority Enrollment in Online Bachelors' Degrees

6/17/2015 4:00:00 AM

PHILADELPHIA, June 17, 2015 -- Peirce College, a 150-year-old non-profit Philadelphia college focused on serving the needs of adult learners, has been ranked first in the nation by U.S. News & World Report for having the...

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Peirce College Class of 2015 Includes First Master's Degree Graduates

Peirce College Class of 2015 Includes First Master's Degree Graduates

6/10/2015 4:00:00 AM

More than 300 students will receive undergraduate degrees, including a mother and her two daughters, at 150th anniversary commencement ceremony. PHILADELPHIA, June 10, 2015 -- The first-ever recipients of a Peirce Colle...

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MSNBC Journalist Chris Matthews to Present Peirce College's 150th Anniversary Commencement Speech

MSNBC Journalist Chris Matthews to Present Peirce College's 150th Anniversary Commencement Speech

5/20/2015 4:00:00 AM

PHILADELPHIA, May 20, 2015 -- Renowned political journalist Chris Matthews will return to his native Philadelphia on June 11 to deliver the keynote speech at Peirce College's 150th anniversary commencement ceremony. The...

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Peirce College to Revolutionize Higher Education for Philadelphia Region's Adult Learners

Peirce College to Revolutionize Higher Education for Philadelphia Region's Adult Learners

3/17/2015 4:00:00 AM

New Course Formats, Business Partnerships Meet Demands of Today's Non-Traditional Students PHILADELPHIA, March 17, 2015 -- Through one of the only programs of its kind in the country, Peirce College students will no lon...

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Peirce College Recognized for Outstanding Collegiate Marketing With Three CUPPIE Awards

Peirce College Recognized for Outstanding Collegiate Marketing With Three CUPPIE Awards

3/12/2015 4:00:00 AM

PHILADELPHIA, March 12, 2015 -- For the fifth straight year, Peirce College has been recognized by the CUPPIE Awards for its exceptional marketing and advertising work in the Greater Philadelphia Region. The College now ...

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Peirce College Celebrates 150 Years of Empowering Working Adults Through Education

Peirce College Celebrates 150 Years of Empowering Working Adults Through Education

1/15/2015 5:00:00 AM

Sesquicentennial Anniversary to Be Celebrated With Events and Activities That Encompass Mission, Historical Roots and innovative Plans for the Future PHILADELPHIA, Jan 15, 2015 -- Today, Peirce College launches its year...

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Peirce College Continues to Expand Board of Trustees

Peirce College Continues to Expand Board of Trustees

11/11/2014 5:00:00 AM

The Appointment of Dr. Sharmain Matlock-Turner and Ken Sickles to Peirce’s Board Brings Experience that Bridges Long-Standing Commitment with Goals for the Future PHILADELPHIA, November 11, 2014 -- Peirce College, a rec...

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Peirce College Appoints Two New Members to Board of Trustees

Peirce College Appoints Two New Members to Board of Trustees

9/3/2014 4:00:00 AM

Gerardo Monroy and Robert Grasso Selected to Diversify and Expand Peirce's Board with Unparalleled Business and Financial Experience September 3, 2014 -- Peirce College, a recognized leader in career-related education f...

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Peirce College Launches Three New Academic Programs

Peirce College Launches Three New Academic Programs

8/13/2014 4:00:00 AM

Peirce expands degree programs with the addition of two degree completion programs and a bachelor's degree program PHILADELPHIA, August 13, 2014 -- Today, Peirce College announced three new academic programs as part of ...

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Sharmain Matlock-Turner Named Peirce College’s 2014 Commencement Speaker

Sharmain Matlock-Turner Named Peirce College’s 2014 Commencement Speaker

5/6/2014 4:00:00 AM

Matlock-Turner to give keynote address at Peirce's 149th Commencement Ceremony, June 9, 2014 PHILADELPHIA, May 6, 2014 -- Today, Peirce College is honored to announce that Sharmain Matlock-Turner, President and Chief Ex...

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Peirce College and Year Up Formalize Partnership with Celebratory Ribbon

Peirce College and Year Up Formalize Partnership with Celebratory Ribbon

3/14/2014 4:00:00 AM

Thirty-four of Philadelphia’s young adults are currently enrolled in this intense program to prepare for today’s dynamic job market. PHILADELPHIA, March 14, 2014 -- Last week, Peirce College celebrated the official ribb...

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Peirce College and the University of the Arts Form Strategic Partnership

Peirce College and the University of the Arts Form Strategic Partnership

1/14/2014 5:00:00 AM

PHILADELPHIA, January 14, 2014 -- Today, Peirce College and the University of the Arts (UArts) announced a strategic educational partnership to add greater depth to their educational offerings and better prepare students...

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Peirce College Expands Board of Trustees

Peirce College Expands Board of Trustees

10/23/2013 4:00:00 AM

Selection of Linnette Black and Tom Karinshak strengthens Peirce's commitment to an evolving job market PHILADELPHIA, October 23, 2013 -- Peirce College, Philadelphia’s leading private, non-profit, four-year accredited ...

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Peirce College's Paralegal Studies Program Receives Reapproval from the American Bar Association (ABA)

Peirce College's Paralegal Studies Program Receives Reapproval from the American Bar Association (ABA)

9/16/2013 4:00:00 AM

Peirce College continues to offer the only ABA-approved Paralegal Studies bachelor's degree program in Philadelphia PHILADELPHIA, September 16, 2013 -- Today, Peirce College, Philadelphia’s leading private, non-profit, ...

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Peirce College Partners with Year Up to Reduce Unemployment in Philadelphia

Peirce College Partners with Year Up to Reduce Unemployment in Philadelphia

9/10/2013 4:00:00 AM

Innovative partnership will prepare young adults for today's job market through educational and professional experiences PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 10, 2013 -- Peirce College, Philadelphia's leading private, non-profit, four-...

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Peirce College Launches Medical Coding Certificate Program

Peirce College Launches Medical Coding Certificate Program

8/6/2013 4:00:00 AM

Program created in alignment with American Health Information Management Association's (AHIMA) certificate program guideline PHILADELPHIA, August 6, 2013 -- Today, Peirce College announced a new Medical Coding Certifica...

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Peirce College Launches Degree Completion Program

Peirce College Launches Degree Completion Program

7/30/2013 4:00:00 AM

Students may apply up to 90 existing college credits to earn their bachelor’s degree PHILADELPHIA, July 30, 2013 -- Today, Peirce College announced a new degree completion program to help working adult learners complete...

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Peirce College’s Health Information Technology Program Receives Full CAHIIM Accreditation

Peirce College’s Health Information Technology Program Receives Full CAHIIM Accreditation

6/25/2013 4:00:00 AM

Peirce’s HIT associate degree is the first to achieve accreditation in Center City Philadelphia PHILADELPHIA, June 25, 2013 -- Peirce College, Philadelphia’s leading private, non-profit, four-year accredited institution...

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Peirce College Elects Two New Members to Board of Trustees

Peirce College Elects Two New Members to Board of Trustees

6/15/2013 4:00:00 AM

Marc D. Ammaturo and Scott Douglas Smith bring their expertise in business management to Peirce's Board of Trustees PHILADELPHIA, June 15, 2013 -- Peirce College, Philadelphia’s leading private, non-profit, four-year ac...

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Peirce College Celebrates 148th Commencement

Peirce College Celebrates 148th Commencement

6/10/2013 4:00:00 AM

Lisa Nutter to serve as commencement speaker on June 10, 2013 and 17 Parent University graduates to receive degrees PHILADELPHIA, June 10, 2013 -- This evening, Peirce College, Philadelphia’s leading private, non-profit...

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Philadelphia's First Lady Lisa J. Nutter Named Peirce College's 2013 Commencement Speaker

Philadelphia's First Lady Lisa J. Nutter Named Peirce College's 2013 Commencement Speaker

4/22/2013 4:00:00 AM

Nutter to give keynote address at Peirce College's 148th Commencement Ceremony on June 10, 2013 PHILADELPHIA, April 22, 2013 -- Peirce College, Philadelphia’s leading private, non-profit, four-year accredited institutio...

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Peirce College Announces Dean of Graduate Studies

Peirce College Announces Dean of Graduate Studies

1/8/2013 5:00:00 AM

Dr. Adrian Zappala will oversee graduate studies at Peirce College PHILADELPHIA, January 8, 2013 -- Peirce College, Philadelphia’s leading private, non-profit, four-year accredited institution for working adult learners...

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Peirce College Announces First-Ever Master's Degree Program

Peirce College Announces First-Ever Master's Degree Program

8/28/2012 4:00:00 AM

Organizational Leadership & Management degree available beginning fall 2013; Peirce now offers a range of college degrees, including associates, bachelor's, and master's programs, all targeted toward the working adult le...

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Lisa Walker and Robert Scullin Elected Trustees of Peirce College

Lisa Walker and Robert Scullin Elected Trustees of Peirce College

7/17/2012 4:00:00 AM

Expansion of board enhances implementation of Peirce's strategic planning process. PHILADELPHIA, July 17, 2012 -- Peirce College, Philadelphia's leading private, non-profit, four-year accredited institution for working ...

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Peirce College's Class of 2012 Includes the First Graduates of Its New Accounting Degree Program

Peirce College's Class of 2012 Includes the First Graduates of Its New Accounting Degree Program

7/3/2012 4:00:00 AM

Peirce has one of the highest earned degree rates for accounting in Philadelphia region. PHILADELPHIA, July 3, 2012 -- Peirce College, Philadelphia’s leading private, non-profit, four-year accredited institution for wor...

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Peirce Alumnus Establishes Memorial Fund for HRM

Peirce Alumnus Establishes Memorial Fund for HRM

6/20/2012 4:00:00 AM

Matlock-Turner to give keynote address at Peirce's 149th Commencement Ceremony, June 9, 2014 PHILADELPHIA, June 20, 2012 -- Peirce College, Philadelphia’s leading private, non-profit, four-year accredited institution fo...

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Peirce College's 2012 Commencement - Preparing Graduates to Meet the Needs of Today's Job Market

Peirce College's 2012 Commencement - Preparing Graduates to Meet the Needs of Today's Job Market

6/11/2012 4:00:00 AM

PHILADELPHIA, June 11, 2012 -- On Monday, June 11, Peirce College, Philadelphia’s leading private, non-profit, four-year accredited institution for working adult learners, will hold its 147th Commencement. The event, whi...

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