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St. Petersburg College ranked among best online programs in 2023 U.S. News & World Report study
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St. Petersburg College ranked among best online programs in 2023 U.S. News & World Report study

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., Jan. 27, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. News & World Report ranks St. Petersburg College's online bachelor's programs first in the Tampa Bay area. The 2023 study released this week listed SPC first in the Tampa Bay region in three categories: Best Online Bachelor's, Best Bachelor's Programs for Veterans and Best Online Bachelor's in Business Programs. This is the third year in a row that SPC has received top rankings from U.S. News & World Report. SPC's Vice President of Academic Affairs Dr. Matthew Liao-Troth is proud of this ranking and believes it's a reflection of the college's dedicated faculty and staff, "who serve and support our students well across a variety of disciplines." The college's consistent high marks in the study highlight SPC's dedication to...
Collegiate High Schools to Launch Biomedical Engineering Technology Academy
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Collegiate High Schools to Launch Biomedical Engineering Technology Academy

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., Jan. 4, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- St. Petersburg Collegiate High Schools will open a new academy devoted to biomedical engineering technology (BMET) at the St. Petersburg College Tarpon Springs Campus in Fall 2023. BMET Academy students can complete an Associate in Science in Biomedical Engineering Technology while simultaneously earning their high school diploma – completely free of charge. Funded by a Future Florida Critical Workforce Needs Grant, the A.S. degree trains students to meet the growing need for biomedical equipment repairers, who maintain the sophisticated medical devices that patients' lives depend on. The BMET Academy will help build a pipeline of personnel for health care, industry, research and educational institutions.  "Employment opportunities for...