DPT Business School

DPT Business School

DPT Business School was established in 1987. It is a subsidiary of the Siemann Education Systems, Inc. The School has campuses located in City Center and Northeast Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. DPT Business School provides technical skill training and professional education to students in various fields. Academic programs in business accounting, medical administration and billing, and business office administration are also offered at the School.

DPT Business School provides financial aids and grants to students who are in need of monetary assistance. Students enrolled in technical and diploma programs can avail Veteran and Military Education financial assistance. Subsidized and unsubsidized Direct Stafford Loans are available at DPT Business School. Flexible tuition plans are also available for students. DPT Business School has a Career Service Department and Career Service Center that assists eligible candidates with job placements.

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Contacting DPT

DPT Business School
11000 Roosevelt Blvd Ste 200
Philadelphia , PA 19116-9695
General Phone: (215) 673-2275

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DPT Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Education and Teaching556ESL instruction
Medical Administration126medical office management, medical secretary
Medical Support and Technology89medical assistant, pharmacy tech
Business and Management73accounting technology
Therapy and Counseling66massage therapy
Office and Administration17office data entry

Number of programs and degrees for DPT in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year9278

DPT Student Body

In 2007-2008, DPT had a total enrollment of 895 students (1,144 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 20%
Women 80%
Full-Time 100%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
Unknown 94%
(Foreign Students) 6%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 0%
18-19 8%
20-21 11%
22-24 14%
25-29 18%
30-34 15%
35-39 12%
40-49 17%
50-64 6%
65+ 0%

DPT Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Graduation and Transfer Rates (2007):
(Graduation rate is percent of students graduating within 150% of the normal time.)

Item Percent
Graduating 71%

DPT Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Pennsylvania Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

DPT Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Application Requirements:

GPAnot required
Class Ranknot required
High School Recordnot required
College Prep Programnot required
Recommendationsnot required
Formal Demonstration of Competencerequired
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)not required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)not required
Other Standardized Testsrequired

DPT Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
DPT participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 3031600)

DPT Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping

Education And Teaching
Teaching English as Second/Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor

Medical Administration
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary
Medical Office Management/Administration

Medical Support And Technology
Medical/Clinical Assistant
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant

Office And Administration
Business/Office Automation/Technology/Data Entry

Therapy And Counseling
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage

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