Penn Commercial Business Technical School: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - FairQuality:Education Quality Rating - FairSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Very GoodCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Below Average
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Penn Commercial Business Technical School is a very small two-year, private for-profit school with 295 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
13
Fair
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 13 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical Assistant, Management, Business, Accounting and Finance, and Nursing. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools.


Student Retention
61%
Bad
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.

The student retention rate at Penn Commercial Business Technical School is relatively low at 61% (way below Pennsylvania average). Considering this statistic, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
10 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Penn Commercial Business Technical School is great - 91%.

Student to faculty ratio at Penn Commercial Business Technical School is good, 10:1. Find out more details on instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$22,500
High
Average tuition pricing is high, around $19,500 per academic year. The additional fees at Penn Commercial Business Technical School beyond tuition are roughly $3,000; this comes to $22,500 per year.

Read the details about Penn Commercial Business Technical School 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



Acceptance
Rate
90%
According to government data, 219 applications were submitted and 198 were accepted; so it is very 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
B
Dicey
Penn Commercial Business Technical School offers 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 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.

ROTC
Available
No
At present there is no on-campus housing at Penn Commercial Business Technical School.

Based on the college crime data, Penn Commercial Business Technical School seems to be a generally 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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