Laurel Technical Institute: Review & Facts

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Laurel Technical Institute is a very small two-year, private for-profit school with 290 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1926 and is one of the 3 schools located in Sharon, Pennsylvania.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
8
At Laurel Technical Institute you can obtain your 1-year certificate or associate's degree.

Laurel Technical Institute implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 8 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical Assistant, Medical, Cosmetology, Computer Science, and Pharmacy. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges and schools.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
70%
The rate of student retention at Laurel Technical Institute is fair at 70% (close to Pennsylvania average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Laurel Technical Institute is average - 60%.

Student to faculty ratio at Laurel Technical Institute is pretty good -- 13:1. Read more details regarding instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$9,000
Average tuition price is relatevely low - about $8,200 per academic year. The additional fees at Laurel Technical Institute not covered by tuition are nearly $800; which totals $9,000 a year.

Read the details about Laurel Technical Institute additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
77%
As reported in recent data, 213 applications were submitted and 165 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get accepted at this school.

The college will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Laurel Technical Institute is $50.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Laurel Technical Institute and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (724) 983-0700 or check Laurel Technical Institute Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Laurel Technical Institute, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

At the present moment, there is no on-campus housing at Laurel Technical Institute.

Based on the college crime information, Laurel Technical Institute appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Laurel Technical Institute Location and Maps



Post Address: Laurel Technical Institute, 200 Sterling Avenue, Sharon, Pennsylvania 16146, USA
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