Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality:Education Quality Rating - BadSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
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Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics is a very small two-year, private not-for-profit school with 370 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1929 and is one of the 3 colleges and schools located in West Mifflin, Pennsylvania.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
11
Fair
Several-month certificate, associate's degree, and 2-year certificate are available at Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics.

Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics follows a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 11 majors. The most popular concentrations are Trucking, Engineering, Aerospace and Aeronautical, Industrial Technologies, and Construction. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools.


Student Retention
70%
Fair
It is important 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 positive sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics is fair at 70% (close to Pennsylvania average). Considering this statistic, apparently students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
10 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics is below average - 55%.

Student to faculty ratio at Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics is good: 10:1. Find out more on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$20,400
High
Average tuition prices are high, about $20,200 per academic year. The additional fees at Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics (not included in tuition costs) are around $200, which totals $20,400 a year.

Read the details about Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics 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
100%
As reported in recent data, 122 applications were submitted and 122 were accepted; so it is very easy to enroll at this school.

This school will consider accepting dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics is $150.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (412) 346-2100 or check Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics, 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 the present moment, there is no on-campus housing at Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics.

Based on the college crime information, Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics Location and Maps



Post Address: Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics, 5 Allegheny County Airport, West Mifflin, Pennsylvania 15122, USA
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