Pittsburgh Technical College Overview
Pittsburgh Technical College is a private not-for-profit institution located in Oakdale, Pennsylvania. The rural area surrounding the school is great for students who prefer living in a country setting.
What Is Pittsburgh Technical College Known For?
- The bachelor's degree is the highest award offered at Pittsburgh Technical College.
- In 2017-2018, 60% of the faculty were full-time.
Pittsburgh Technical College Rankings
Our rankings are based on an outcomes-based approach rather than subjective ones used by other media outlets. As such, we utilize data from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard, among other sources. Visit our rankings and methodology section to learn more.
Program Level Awards
These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at Pittsburgh Technical College.
Where Is Pittsburgh Technical College?
Contact details for Pittsburgh Technical College are given below.
|Address:||1111 Mckee Road, Oakdale, PA 15071|
Can I Afford Pittsburgh Technical College?
Student Loan Debt
It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Pittsburgh Technical College, approximately 83% of students took out student loans averaging $6,844 a year. That adds up to $27,376 over four years for those students.
The student loan default rate at Pittsburgh Technical College is 18.3%. Watch out! This is significantly higher than the national default rate of 10.1%, which means you could have trouble paying back your student loans if you take any out.
Pittsburgh Technical College Undergraduate Student Diversity
Of the 1,651 full-time undergraduates at Pittsburgh Technical College, 57% are male and 43% are female.
The racial-ethnic breakdown of Pittsburgh Technical College students is as follows.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||125|
|Hispanic or Latino||7|
Over 3 countries are represented at Pittsburgh Technical College. The most popular countries sending students to the school are Saint Martin, Nigeria, and Saudi Arabia.
Online Learning at Pittsburgh Technical College
The following chart shows how the online learning population at Pittsburgh Technical College has changed over the last few years.
This school is the 80th most popular in Pennsylvania for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.
Online Growth Rankings of Pittsburgh Technical College
The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Pittsburgh Technical College was 0.8%. This is the #1,978 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Pittsburgh Technical College regardless of major.
The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of Pittsburgh Technical College majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.
|Major||1-Year Growth Rate|
|Business Administration & Management||28%|
|Business, Management & Marketing||8%|
The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at Pittsburgh Technical College ranks compared to all other partially online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at Pittsburgh Technical College.
|Major||Growth Rate Rank|
|Health & Medical Administrative Services||#315|
When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.
Pittsburgh Technical College Undergraduate Concentrations
The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.
|Major||Basic Certificate||Associate’s||Undergraduate Certificate||Bachelor’s||TOTAL|
|Computer Engineering Technology||0||76||0||28||104|
|Computer Software & Applications||0||52||0||0||52|
|Health & Medical Administrative Services||0||30||21||0||51|
|Precision Metal Working||0||36||8||0||44|
|Business Administration & Management||0||29||0||14||43|
|Drafting & Design Engineering Technology||0||42||0||0||42|
|Allied Health Professions||0||37||0||0||37|
|Electronics Engineering Technology||0||33||0||0||33|
|Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation & Refrigeration||0||18||15||0||33|
|Other Homeland Security||0||29||0||0||29|
|Practical Nursing & Nursing Assistants||0||0||24||0||24|
|Somatic Bodywork & Therapeutic Services||0||0||17||0||17|
|Electronics Maintenance & Repair||0||4||0||0||4|
|Mining & Petroleum Technology||2||0||0||0||2|
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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