Local Student Honored as Central Penn College Student of the Month

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Debra Driscoll, of Harrisburg, Pa., has been selected as the Central Penn College Student of the Month for September 2012.

SUMMERDALE, PA (09/13/2012)(readMedia)-- Debra Driscoll, of Harrisburg, has been selected as the Central Penn College September Student of the Month. Beginning her college career at Central Penn during the winter 2012 term, Driscoll is slated to graduate with her bachelor's degree in accounting during the summer of 2014.

"I intend to have an office job where I can apply the knowledge this school has imparted on me," says Driscoll. "I want to make my degree work for me. I believe it's a physical representation of what I have learned and what I have been through. I just want to find my way to a place where I can make my degree speak volumes for me. That's my dream job."

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Central Penn College has been helping students turn potential into career success since 1881, offering bachelor's and associate degrees in the fields of accounting, business administration, criminal justice, information technology, communications, healthcare, homeland security and legal studies. The College, currently serving students at its Harrisburg, Lancaster and Lehigh Valley locations, attributes its high rate of student success to a caring faculty and its hands-on learning approach. Based on Central Penn's most recent One-Year Graduate Survey, 82.9 percent of graduates were employed in their chosen field or continuing their education within one year of graduation. Central Penn College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 (267-284-5000). The Middle States Commission on Higher Education is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. www.centralpenn.edu