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Career Changers

Now is the time, and Community College of Beaver County is the place for front-line careers in advanced manufacturing, healthcare, construction, aviation, and information technology. Tune-in to Season 2 of Career Changers to get started.

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On Season 1, we heard from professors of criminal justice, air traffic control, nursing, and more, to open a window into professions that we rarely glance into. Subscribe to hear more great career options through two-year programs, in Season 2!

This podcast is produced by Postindustrial Media for CCBC.

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Career Changers Season 1, Episode 3: Sally Fitzgerald, professor of practical nursing

On this week’s episode of Career Changers, we sit down with Sally Fitzgerald, practical nursing professor at Community College of Beaver County in Western Pennsylvania. Sally revisits her journey through school and nursing programs, why she decided to go into the field, and the various paths available to lead into this critical, frontline profession.

Susan Brozek Scott is the host of Season 2 of Career Changers. Susan Brozek Scott is an award-winning veteran of television, radio, print and web. Her television career spans four states and five television stations including WPXI-TV and WTAE-TV in Pittsburgh, WRAL-TV in Raleigh, N.C.,  WTRF-TV in Wheeling, W.Va., and WTOV-TV in Steubenville, Ohio. Susan has been a senior programming producer, talk show producer, television reporter, news anchor and talk show host. Learn more about Susan, here.

Season 2, Episode 1: Computer Science

Are you interested in a new career? Tune to Season 2 of Career Changers to hear get a behind-the-scenes look at jobs before you make a change! In this episode, we hear from Greg Fichtl, assistant professor of data analytics and computer science at the Community College of Beaver County in ...

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Career Changers Season 1, Episode 5: James Thompkins, assistant professor of aviation sciences

This week on Career Changers we talk with James Thompkins, assistant professor in the aviation sciences department at the Community College of Beaver County. His specialty is in air traffic control which is a fascinating discussion about a complicated profession.

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Career Changers Season 1, Episode 4: Justin Brooks, director of construction management

This week on Career Changers we talk to Justin Brooks, director of the construction management program at the Community College of Beaver County. Justin discusses his background and his experience working on some of the most prominent civil engineering projects in the Pittsburgh region. Think you might be interested in ...

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