New Castle School of Trades: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality: Education Quality Rating - Very BadSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
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New Castle School of Trades is a small two-year, private for-profit school with 875 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1945 and is one of the 5 colleges and schools located in New Castle, Pennsylvania.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
11
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, and 2-year certificate are available at New Castle School of Trades.

New Castle School of Trades deploys a continuous curriculum calendar system and offers 11 majors. The most popular concentrations are Industrial Technologies, Installation and Repair, Electrical and Electronics, Trucking, and Construction. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges.
It is worthwhile 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 usually a good sign. Nevertheless, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
70%
The student retention rate at New Castle School of Trades is fair at 70% (close to Pennsylvania average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at New Castle School of Trades is good - 73%.

Student to faculty ratio at New Castle School of Trades is a bit disappointing - 26:1. Read more regarding faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
75%
As reported in recent data, 424 applications were submitted and 320 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to become a student at this school.

The undergraduate application fee at New Castle School of Trades is $25.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to New Castle School of Trades and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (724) 964-8811 or check New Castle School of Trades Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
New Castle School of Trades provides evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at New Castle School of Trades, 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.

ROTC
Available
No
At present there is no on-campus housing at New Castle School of Trades.

Based on the college crime information, New Castle School of Trades appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

New Castle School of Trades Location and Maps



Post Address: New Castle School of Trades, 4177 Pulaksi Road, New Castle, Pennsylvania 16101, USA
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