7 posts categorized "Paul Katz"


The Intelligencer: BCCC partners with University of the Sciences for degree program

Biomedical science majors at Bucks can graduate and transfer credits to receive degrees from the physical therapy and pharmacy programs at the University of the Sciences, the Intelligencer reported.   


NJ.com: MCCC allows students to transfer to USciences under new agreement

Mercer County Community College president Jianping Wang and USciences president Paul Katz signed an agreement that allows students to transfer up to 90 credits -- enough to qualify as a junior -- from MCCC to USciences.


Montgomery County Community College signs transfer agreement with University of the Sciences

USciences has signed a transfer agreement with Montgomery County Community College, the Times Herald and the Ambler Gazette reported.

“Through this partnership with Montgomery County Community College, we are delighted to provide access for qualified MCCC students to a variety of majors at USciences in order for these students to earn bachelor of science degrees and continue their pathway to rewarding career opportunities,” said USciences President Paul Katz, M.D.


Bucks County Local: Bucks County Community College, University of the Sciences sign program-to-program transfer agreement

Officials from Bucks County Community College and the University of the Sciences in Philadelphia have signed a program-to-program agreement to make it easier for community college students who earn an associate degree to complete their bachelor’s degree at USciences, Bucks County Local reported.

“This is an important relationship for us, and will diversify pathways to our university,” added USciences President Paul Katz.

Read the full story from Bucks County Local. The agreement was also reported in the News Herald.


University City Review: Rep. Roebuck Meets With USciences President


The latest edition of University City Review highlighted a meeting between President Paul Katz and Rep. Jim Roebuck to discuss ways in which they could work together for more community engagement by the university.

See more in the UC Review.


Inside Higher Ed: Dr. Paul Katz takes the helm as USciences President

Dr. Paul Katz was named in Inside Higher Ed's list of newly named university presidents and provosts nationwide.


NJ.com: Cooper Med School Dean Paul Katz named USciences president

Cooper Medical School of Rowan University's founding dean, Dr. Paul Katz, is headed across the river to Philadelphia where he will take on a new role as the president of the University of the Sciences. 

Coming in as the founding dean of the first ever four-year allopathic medical school in South Jersey — which welcomed its first class in 2009.

Read the full story here.