University of Pittsburgh | Johnstown

Brandon Rager (He/Him) is the Director of Career and Professional Services, Global Experiences, and National Scholarships/Fellowships at the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown. In his current role, Brandon advises students on a variety of different areas within their educational journey. His professional experience within Higher Education includes academic success, crisis response, cocurricular educational development, student leadership training, and support of students from underrepresented populations. 

Brandon received a B.A. in Sociology and M.A. in Student Affairs in Higher Education from Indiana University of Pennsylvania. During his undergraduate experience, he was a McNair Scholar studying lived experiences of underrepresented students in higher education. Also, he completed a semester in Seville, Spain, which is where his love of traveling started. Brandon values and respects international education and has a goal of helping students obtain funding for their international experience.  In his free time, Brandon enjoys gardening, cinema, and traveling.  


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Brandon Rager, M.A. (He/Him/His)

Interim Director | Career & Professional Services, Global Experiences, National Scholarships & Fellowships

University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown

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