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Pennsylvania Institute of Health and Tecnology

Overview of Pennsylvania Institute of Health and Tecnology

Mount Braddock, PA is home to Pennsylvania Institute of Health and Tecnology. Mount Braddock is a small suburb. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Degrees at Pennsylvania Institute of Health and Tecnology go up to the Associate's degree.

Areas of Study

Students commonly pursue studies in business and management, engineering technician.

Pennsylvania Institute of Health and Tecnology Selectivity

Prospective students are drawn to the school's open admissions.

Student Body

The school has 165 enrolled students (as of 2007-2008). A large number of students at Pennsylvania Institute of Health and Tecnology are 40 years old or older. A very high share of students at the school are female.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"It is the philosophy of this institution to assist the student in obtaining the knowledge and skills needed to successfully achieve his/her academic, professional and personal goals. The school's programs evidence this philosophy by: 1. providing specialized training in career fields that offer employment opportunities; 2. emphasizing business skills designed to enhance employability; 3. providing general education coursework which emphasizes personal development, communication skills and social issues awareness; 4. providing education and training by combining theoretical concepts with hands-on application; and 5. promoting an atmosphere of professionlism, cooperation and accountability through team integration of faculty, administration and student body."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Pennsylvania Institute of Health and Tecnology

West Virginia Career Institute
Mount Braddock Road
Mount Braddock , PA 15465
General Phone: (724) 437-4600
http://www.piht.edu

Pennsylvania Institute of Health and Tecnology Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Medical Support and Technology45allied health and medical assisting
Medical Administration15medical secretary
Engineering Technician14computer systems tech
Business and Management9accounting and computer science, accounting technology
Office and Administration5administrative assistant

Number of programs and degrees for Pennsylvania Institute of Health and Tecnology in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Awarded
Number of
Programs
Associate's degree785
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years102

Pennsylvania Institute of Health and Tecnology Student Body

In 2007-2008, Pennsylvania Institute of Health and Tecnology had a total enrollment of 165 students (191 full-time equivalent).

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 16%
20-21 16%
22-24 13%
25-29 12%
30-34 12%
35-39 12%
40-49 13%
50-64 7%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)

ResidencePercent
Pennsylvania100%

Pennsylvania Institute of Health and Tecnology Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 70 %

Pennsylvania Institute of Health and Tecnology Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 10,800
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 10,800

Financial Aid:
Pennsylvania Institute of Health and Tecnology participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 500701)

Pennsylvania Institute of Health and Tecnology Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
Accounting and Computer Science

Engineering Technician
Computer Technology/Computer Systems Technology

Medical Administration
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary

Medical Support And Technology
Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services, Other

Office And Administration
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General

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Pennsylvania Institute of Health and Tecnology Highlights

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What Sets Pennsylvania Institute of Health and Tecnology Apart:

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Female % of student body
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 10%Pennsylvania Institute of Health and Tecnology Female % of student body
% students 40 years or older
(vs. all colleges)
Top 17%Pennsylvania Institute of Health and Tecnology % students 40 years or older
% of degrees in business and management
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 18%Pennsylvania Institute of Health and Tecnology % of degrees in business and management
% of degrees in engineering technician
(vs. all colleges)
Top 19%Pennsylvania Institute of Health and Tecnology % of degrees in engineering technician

Notable:
checked Open admission
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked On-campus library

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