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Pittsburgh Technical College

PTC, a career college nestled 12 miles west of Pittsburgh, PA, offers certificates and degrees in on-ground, online, and blended evening/online programs through our schools of business, criminal justice, design and engineering technology, energy and electronics technology, healthcare, hospitality, culinary arts, information systems and technology, nursing, and trades technology in 9-36 months. Tuition is the same for in-state and out-of-state students. Housing us available for both on- and off-campus. Financial aid assistance is offered to eligible students. Instructors bring industry experience into the classroom and courses are developed with advisory board guidance. Career services department offers internship and employment assistance.

Military Friendly Rating

We rate how Military Friendly an organization is within 6 different categories. Learn more about our methodology.

The rating below reflect the extent to which each organization exceeds the benchmark standards for Military Friendly.

Military Friendly
Standard

100%

100%
Exceeds Standard

45.65

Military Friendly
Standard

100%

100%
Exceeds Standard

45.65

Military Friendly
Standard

100%

100%
Exceeds Standard

30.76

Military Friendly
Standard

100%

100%
Exceeds Standard

27.58

Military Friendly
Standard

100%

100%
Exceeds Standard

18.57

Military Friendly
Standard

100%

100%
Exceeds Standard

19.28

Why you should attend?

PTC is an excellent choice: 1)approved programs for military benefits, 2)on-site Military Lounge, 3)Yellow ribbon and JROTC financial aid, 4)generous deployment policy, 5)no tuition increase for enrolled students, 6)short-term, career-focused training, 7)STEM-approved, 8)convenient scheduling: on-ground, blended, fully online, 9)internships, 10)no-cost assistance from in-house Career Services department (part-time jobs for students; full-time placement for graduates); use of Career Connect system (NACE) linking students/graduates/employers, 11)institutional grants for out-of-state students, 12)tuition assistance grant, 13)student services/intramurals, 14)on-site counseling easing transition to college, 15)substance abuse and sexual violence training, 16)faculty and peer tutoring, 17)PTC+ program permitting cross-curricular study with no additional tuition expense.

Top Degrees

Business Administration & Management, General
CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician
Computer & Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
Criminal Justice/Police Science
Culinary Arts/Chef Training
Energy Management & Systems Technology
Industrial Mechanics & Maintenance Technology
Nursing Practice / Registered Nurse
Welding Technology
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A program that generally prepares individuals to plan, organize, direct, and control the functions and processes of a firm or organization. Includes instruction in management theory, human resources management and behavior, accounting and other quantitative methods, purchasing and logistics, organization and production, marketing, and business decision-making.

Tuition & Institution Information

Undergraduate
In State Out of State
Tuition $14,832 $14,832
Fees $1,800 $1,800
Room $5,475 $5,475
Board $4,650 $4,650
Books $2,050 $2,050
Other Expenses $6,345 $6,345
Totals $35,152 $35,152
Graduate
In State Out of State
Tuition $0 $0
Fees $0 $0
Room $0 $0
Board $0 $0
Books $0 $0
Other Expenses $0 $0
Totals N/A N/A