Pickens Technical College: Review & Facts

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Pickens Technical College is a public school with 1,185 students enrolled. This institution is one of the 13 schools and colleges located in Aurora, Colorado.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
27
Fair
Several-month certificate and 1-year certificate are offered at Pickens Technical College.

Pickens Technical College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 27 majors. The most popular concentrations are Automotive and Mechanic, Cosmetology, Industrial Technologies, Nursing, and Medical Assistant. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
83%
Good
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 positive sign. Nevertheless, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Pickens Technical College is high at 83% (well above Colorado average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
20 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Pickens Technical College is good: 77%.

Student to faculty ratio at Pickens Technical College is reasonably decent -- 20:1.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$4,700
Low
Average tuition costs are very low - about $4,600 annually. The additional fees at PTC beyond tuition are roughly $100; this comes to $4,700 a year.

Read the details about Pickens Technical College 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 school will consider accepting 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) for admission.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Pickens Technical College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (303) 344-4910.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A-
Safe
Pickens Technical College 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 PTC, 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
Presently there is no on-campus housing at Pickens Technical College.

Based on the college crime information, Pickens Technical College seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Pickens Technical College Location and Maps



Post Address: Pickens Technical College, 500 Airport Blvd, Aurora, Colorado 80011-9307, USA
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