You will have many opportunities to hone your leadership skills. We encourage you to check out student organizations and clubs, academic enrichment activities, as well as recreational opportunities. Participation in activities will truly make you feel a part of the Penn State Greater Allegheny community and will help develop your spirit of team play at the same time. Volunteer work is yet another avenue for personal and professional development.
As you progress in your academic career, consider internships both formal and informal. Career related experience is the most desired quality among employers. While there are many pressures on your time, participation in co-curricular experiences is invaluable. It will pay off during and beyond your academic career.