Pennsylvania Institute Of Technology

Overview of Pennsylvania Institute Of Technology

Pennsylvania Institute of Technology is in Media, PA. Media is a large suburb. The school is a private, not-for-profit institution. Pennsylvania Institute of Technology issues awards (degrees) up to the level of Associate's degree.

Areas of Study

Fields of study in vogue at the school include engineering technician, medical adminstration.

Pennsylvania Institute of Technology Selectivity

The school's open admission policy attracts a range of prospective students.

Student Body

Approximately 853 students study at the school (in 2007-2008). Pennsylvania Institute of Technology is particularly welcoming to minority students.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"The Mission of Pennsylvania Institute of Technology is to provide the best collegiate career-enhancing education, personal growth experience and four-year college transfer opportunities to committed learners."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Pennsylvania Institute of Technology

Pennsylvania Institute of Technology
800 Manchester Ave
Media , PA 19063-4098
General Phone: (610) 565-7900

Pennsylvania Institute of Technology Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Medical Support and Technology236pharmacy tech, allied health and medical assisting
Engineering Technician45engineering technology, architectural engineering tech, electronics tech, mechanical engineering related tech
Nursing and Emergency Medicine39nursing assistant
Medical Administration36medical office management
Business and Management9business management
Computer Science and Engineering4web design

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

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Associate's degree799
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years422
Award of less than 1 academic year2483

Pennsylvania Institute of Technology Student Body

In 2007-2008, Pennsylvania Institute of Technology had a total enrollment of 853 students (1,054 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
Unknown 97%
(Foreign Students) 3%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 1%
18-19 25%
20-21 17%
22-24 14%
25-29 13%
30-34 11%
35-39 6%
40-49 8%
50-64 3%
65+ 0%

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

New Jersey2%

Pennsylvania Institute of Technology Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 57 %
Part-Time 35 %

Pennsylvania Institute of Technology Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Media, 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 Institute of Technology Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 10,350
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 10,350
Books and supplies $ 1,200

Financial Aid:
Pennsylvania Institute of Technology participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 1099800)

Pennsylvania Institute of Technology Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructorcalendar year9$47,47221$44,103
All faculty totalcalendar year9$47,47221$44,103

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Pennsylvania Institute of Technology Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Business Administration and Management, General

Computer Science And Engineering
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design

Engineering Technician
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician
Electrical/Electronic/Communications Engr Technology/Technician
Engineering Technology, General
Mechanical Engineering Related Technologies/Technicians, Other

Medical Administration
Medical Office Management/Administration

Medical Support And Technology
Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services, Other
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Nurse/Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant

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Pennsylvania Institute of Technology Highlights

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What Sets Pennsylvania Institute of Technology Apart:

Minority % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 17%Pennsylvania Institute of Technology Minority % of student body
Number of students
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 19%Pennsylvania Institute of Technology Number of students
% of degrees in medical administration
(vs. all colleges)
Top 19%Pennsylvania Institute of Technology % of degrees in medical administration
% of degrees in engineering technician
(vs. all colleges)
Top 20%Pennsylvania Institute of Technology % of degrees in engineering technician

checked Open admission
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Offers credit for life experience
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library

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