Commonwealth Technical Institute: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - FairQuality:Education Quality Rating - Very GoodSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - FairCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Good
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Commonwealth Technical Institute is a very small two-year, private not-for-profit school with 180 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1993 and is one of the 7 colleges located in Johnstown, Pennsylvania.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
15
Fair
At Commonwealth Technical Institute you can obtain your several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

Commonwealth Technical Institute implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 15 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Culinary, Office and Clerical Services, and Retailing and Wholesaling. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools.


Student Retention
87%
Good
It is important 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 positive sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Commonwealth Technical Institute is high at 87% (well above Pennsylvania average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students love their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
8 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Commonwealth Technical Institute is very good: 82%. Nearly 1% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Commonwealth Technical Institute is good - 8:1. Learn more about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$16,900
High
Average tuition costs are fairly high, about $16,900 annually.

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

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The college might accept your advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Commonwealth Technical Institute and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (814) 255-8200.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
C
Unsafe
There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Commonwealth Technical Institute, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses.

Commonwealth Technical Institute offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 400 students, which provides a decent on-campus housing option.

Based on the college crime data, Commonwealth Technical Institute seems to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Commonwealth Technical Institute Location and Maps



Post Address: Commonwealth Technical Institute, 727 Goucher St, Johnstown, Pennsylvania 15905-3092, USA
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