Penn Commercial Business Technical School: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality: Education Quality Rating - BadSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Below Average
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Penn Commercial Business Technical School is a small two-year, private for-profit school with 385 students enrolled. This institution was originated in 1929 and is one of the 4 colleges and schools located in Washington, Pennsylvania.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
18
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are offered at Penn Commercial Business Technical School.

Penn Commercial Business Technical School follows a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 18 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical Assistant, HVAC, Electrical and Electronics, Computer Science, and Massage Therapy and Chiropractic. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a good sign. Nevertheless, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
70%
The student retention rate at Penn Commercial Business Technical School is fair at 70% (close to Pennsylvania average). Considering this statistic, apparently students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Penn Commercial Business Technical School is good - 76%.

Student to faculty ratio at Penn Commercial Business Technical School is pretty decent, 15:1. Find out more details on instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$20,800
Average tuition pricing is fairly high, around $18,500 per academic year. The additional fees at Penn Commercial Business Technical School beyond tuition are roughly $2,300; this comes to $20,800 per year.

Read the details about Penn Commercial Business Technical School 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
74%
According to government data, 256 applications were submitted and 189 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get accepted at this school.

Penn Commercial Business Technical School will consider accepting your advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Penn Commercial Business Technical School is $25.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Penn Commercial Business Technical School and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (724) 222-5330 or check Penn Commercial Business Technical School Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Penn Commercial Business Technical School, 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 this moment there is no on-campus housing at Penn Commercial Business Technical School.

Based on the college crime information, Penn Commercial Business Technical School appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Penn Commercial Business Technical School Location and Maps



Post Address: Penn Commercial Business Technical School, 242 Oak Spring Road, Washington, Pennsylvania 15301-6822, USA
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