Jacquelyn Hill, CGS ’12 Social Science Certificate in Non-Profit Management
Our Butler satellite campus allows you to complete your bachelor's degree close to home.
Alice Lawson, CGS ’13 Legal Studies/Administration of Justice
Find out how CGS can help you get to the next level in your health care career. Christina Hornack (CGS '13) Natural Sciences and Public Service
Maria Gerardi CGS ’12, Public Service A&S ’12, Sociology Certificate in Helping Professions Certificate in Non-Profit Management
We help students reach their academic and personal goals so they are prepared for the next stages of their life and career.
The College of General Studies offers pre-professional, interdisciplinary and flexible degree and certificate programs, as well as continuing and lifelong learning opportunities designed to meet the ambition of the adult learner. The College invests in the success of its students by providing excellent educational opportunities, outstanding personalized services and specialized career and support programs, as well as access to the faculty, resources and alumni network of a large research university. Our educational programs provide students, in our credit and non-credit programs, the knowledge and skills needed to achieve and advance their personal and professional goals.
Here are your next and final steps:
Once these steps have been completed and you have received an e-mail from your advisor, call 412-624-6600 and schedule your first advising appointment and enroll in classes!
Advisors will begin meeting with new Fall 2017 degree seeking students after open enrollment period begins, April 10, 2017.
Sara Goldrick-Rab, leading scholar-activist on college affordability, will discuss the findings of her research. A student panel will share their reactions and experiences financing their college educations. Free and open to the public.
March 15, 4:00 - 5:00 PM (Donna Rosenberger)
Tactics for Math Success is a workshop for anyone who needs to take a math course at Pitt, but is hesitant to enroll for any reason. Leave your calculators at home, but come and hear the discussion debunking common math myths. Download Workshop Flyer.
Seating is limited. To reserve your sport, register here!
Friday, March 17, 2:00 - 3:00 pm (April Flynn)
In this short workshop writing tutor April Flynn will give a brief overview of the process for researching and writing medical research papers. She will give students some “best practice” tips and walk them through a typical writing process. Students will have the chance to ask questions about the specific challenges of writing in health science contexts, or about the challenges of the writing process in general. Light refreshments will be served. Download Workshop Flyer.
Seating is limited. To reserve your spot, register here.
Using Transitions to Organize & Connect Ideas 11:00 am - 12:00 pm (Libby Ferda)
Revising and Editing 2:00 - 3:00 pm (April Flynn)
All sessions are held in the McCarl Center for Non-Traditional Student Success (1400 Posvar Hall. No registration required.
Stay tuned for more events coming soon.
Nominations are now open for The Annual CGS Student Choice Awards. CGS students are once again invited to recognize CGS and PITT staff and faculty members for their helpfulness, dedication, and commitment. To learn more about the CGS Student Choice Awards program and to submit a nomination, visit the CGSSG Student Choice Awards Nomination website. Nomination deadline: Friday, March 24, 2017.
Congratulations to the College of General Studies' Dean's Stars and those who made the Dean's List for the fall 2016 term.
The following CGS students are recognized as Dean's Stars for achieving a 4.0 GPA for the fall 2016 term:
|Clara Bahan||Caitlin Holmes||Jenna Potts|
|Christine Brashier||Courtney Joyce||Adryan Richardson|
|Annette Burket||Jason Klatt||Sydney Smolenak|
|Abigail Capella||Eric Knapp||Andrew Staiger|
|Madeline Cree||Nicole Koster||Jacob Sweed|
|Elisabeth Estes||Arian Madani Neishaboori||Damien Truschel|
|Madelyn Fell||Luke Maxson||Karla Victum|
|Rose Gerber||Andrew Maza||Amber Ward|
|Cody Gilbert||Justin Moore|
The following CGS students are recognized for achieving a 3.50 or better GPA for the fall 2016 term. To qualify for the Dean's List, students must complete at least 12 letter-graded credits with a 3.5 or better GPA within one academic year without G-grades. In order to qualify again, you must complete a new set of 12 credits and earn a 3.5 GPA. Congratulations to the following students for their outstanding academic achievement:
|Sarah Adelsberg||Rose Gerber||Montanna Mellion|
|Jared Aiello||Cody Gilbert||Samuel Mersing|
|Kira Akana||Jeffery Gillenberger||Jennifer Mikitka|
|Michael Albinger||Kelsey Glatts||Justin Moore|
|Jerilyne Almonte||Matthew Goldberg||Jessica Morris|
|Taylor Anderson||Chelsea Greenberg||Karen Morris|
|Olivia Appleton||Phoebe Gutt||Lindsay Myer|
|Shane Asman||Callum Hamilton||Daniela Nestory|
|Nathan Babyak||Sarah Hampton||Kevin Novick|
|Clara Bahan||Annabelle Hanflig||Lauren O'Brien|
|Angela Balya||Casey Harewood||Kaitlin O'Donnell|
|Samantha Bastress||Kelliann Haugh||Bryan Olson|
|John Bell||Caroline Heyman||Siobhan Osborne|
|Stephanie Bergan||Jennifer Hoffmann||Thomas Pagan|
|Abigail Berringer||Caitlin Holmes||Rachel Parasky|
|Samantha Blue||Allyson Hoover||Carly Paulison|
|Gillian Boyland||Tyler Hoppman||Loretta Payne|
|Madison Brannon||Taylor Houser||Julia Pines|
|Christine Brashier||Kevin Hudson||Jason Piskurich|
|Desire Brown||Kristen Hunninen||Alisha Pond|
|Courtney Bruch||Kevin Hurley||Jenna Potts|
|Annette Burket||Mahnoor Imran||Adryan Richardson|
|Mujtaba Burny||Lauren Isley||Emily Roser|
|Lauren Butler||Matilda Izevbigie||Jacqueline Ruchti|
|Abigail Capella||Aigner Jackson||Arielle Russo|
|Nicholaus Carranza||Ciera James||Anthony Sayegh|
|Maya Carter||Allison Jensen||Jessica Scheib|
|Celina Chiu||Courtney Jerioski||Abigail Scurfield|
|Zachary Clapp||Evan Johnson||Amanda Seim|
|Jasmine Clark||Kathleen Johnson||Amanda Serio|
|Joanna Clark||Hannah Jones||Jessica Sevcik|
|Noah Clark||Courtney Joyce||Dylan Shaffer|
|Allison Clarke||Syed Kaleem||Shamaal Sheppard|
|Adelle Collins||James Karsh||Ashleigh Simpson|
|Christopher Connell||Neha Khoisnam||Elizabeth Smith|
|Richaela Cowan||Essence Kimes||Lydia Smith|
|Caroline Coyle||Jason Klatt||Margot Smith|
|Madeline Cree||Joel Klein||Sydney Smolenak|
|Emmaline Cushey||Eric Knapp||Samantha Sostorecz|
|Luz Demarco-Green||Ashley Koehler||Andrew Staiger|
|John Denis||Robert Koehler||Chris Stalnaker|
|Justin Diamond||Nicole Koster||Brenna Stamm|
|Ashlee DiDomenico||Joshua Lawrence||Sarah Stein|
|Jacqueline Dillon||Tiffany Lee||Jacob Sweed|
|Mackenzie Drungell||Samantha Levin||Kathryn Tadduni|
|Michael Dunn||David Levine||Nathaniel Taylor|
|Daniel Edgar||Marissa Locke||Gaelle Tchuem|
|Ryan Eggert||Sydney Lukus||Michael Thomas|
|Madeline Ellgass||Ashton Macfarlane||Taylor Trgovac|
|Elisabeth Estes||Arian Madani Neishaboori||Damien Truschel|
|Christopher Fagan||Olivia Marconi||David Tulin|
|Colton Fago||Kristin Markitell||Kelechi Urama|
|Ann Fahey||Sarah Martin||Noorden Van|
|Ryan Faul||Luke Maxson||Karla Victum|
|Madelyn Fell||Andrew Maza||Amber Ward|
|Victoria Frankeny||Siobhan McDonough||Melissa White|
|Matt Galambos||Nolen McElwee||Juliana Wright|
|Amanda Gamwo||Laura McGowan||Thomas Zielinski|
|Marissa Gavin||Mitchell McGowan||Abbot Zuk|