Pennsylvania Gunsmith School

Overview of Pennsylvania Gunsmith School

Pennsylvania Gunsmith School is located in Pittsburgh, PA (a large suburb). The school is a private, for-profit institution. The highest degree level offered by Pennsylvania Gunsmith School is the Associate's degree.

Areas of Study

The school is known for its programs in mechanics and repair.

Pennsylvania Gunsmith School Selectivity

Pennsylvania Gunsmith School is an open-admission school.

Student Body

The school had 39 enrolled students in 2007-2008. A very high share of students at Pennsylvania Gunsmith School are male.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"The PGS mission is to help individuals achieve their career objectives through a progressive Gunsmithing Program by building skills in a planned and organized manner. Men and women will reach their potential and become skilled craftsman who utilize both their hands and mind. Graduates will become employed as a direct result of the training program by meeting a growing need for servicing firearms for law enforcement and security personnel, hunters and sportsmen."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Pennsylvania Gunsmith School

Pennsylvania Gunsmith School
812 Ohio River Blvd
Pittsburgh , PA 15202-2637
General Phone: (412) 766-1812

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Pennsylvania Gunsmith School Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Mechanics and Repair22gunsmith

Number of programs and degrees for Pennsylvania Gunsmith School in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years221

Pennsylvania Gunsmith School Student Body

In 2007-2008, Pennsylvania Gunsmith School had a total enrollment of 39 students (54 full-time equivalent).

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 26%
20-21 23%
22-24 18%
25-29 10%
30-34 8%
35-39 8%
40-49 8%

Pennsylvania Gunsmith School Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 100 %

Pennsylvania Gunsmith School Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Pittsburgh, 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.

Pennsylvania Gunsmith School Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Pennsylvania Gunsmith School participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2330600)

Pennsylvania Gunsmith School Degree Programs (2007)

Mechanics And Repair

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