Resources for New Students

Resources for New Students (PCI)
Resources for New Students (PCI)

Resources for New Students

Starting your journey at Porter and Chester Institute (PCI) can be an exciting time. Whether you're new to higher education or are returning to the academic scene, there are resources through PCI that may be helpful to you.

Career Services

Employer focused curriculum:
Your training is designed based on what area employers have told us is important to them. We understand what they want from their employees and that's what we teach you. We train you in industry-relevant skills to help you succeed in your career.

Full time Career Service Advisors:
Our full-time staff is dedicated to helping you find a career you're most likely to flourish in. We'll help you with your job search and also with your resume and cover letter. We'll teach you how to prepare for interviews and even give you tips on the kinds of questions you might be asked - and how best to answer them.

Ongoing career assistance:
Our Career Services Department is your Career Services Department. We're proud to help all our students and graduates - even after you have graduated or landed that first job. You can always come to us for career guidance.

Educational Funding /Financial Aid

Our team of Educational Funding Specialists is here to help you find all the resources that might be available to you. There are federal, institutional and private programs that can make your career training more affordable.

Some of the federal Title IV financial aid programs that are available to qualified students include:

  • Federal Direct Subsidized Loans (DSL)
  • Federal Direct Unsubsidized Loan (DUL)
  • Federal Direct Parent PLUS Loans (DPLUS)
  • Federal Pell Grants
  • Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG)


Review our course catalog for specific program information.

Transcript Requests

Go online to submit a transcript request.

If you're interested in continuing or starting your higher-education journey, PCI may be a great option for you. To get more information, such as program listings, tuition cost, scheduling, and more, visit our website. To get started, go to our online application portal to apply.