Professional Skills Institute

Overview of Professional Skills Institute

Professional Skills Institute is in Toledo, OH. Toledo is a large city. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Professional Skills Institute issues awards (degrees) up to the level of Associate's degree.

Areas of Study

Fields of study in vogue at the school include nursing and emergency medicine.

Professional Skills Institute Selectivity

Not all applicants to Professional Skills Institute are accepted.


The schools' faculty/student ratio of superior to most.

Student Body

Approximately 292 students study at Professional Skills Institute (in 2007-2008). Many of the students at the school are in their forties, or even older. Professional Skills Institute is a largely female school.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"Career Education for a Lifetime of Success"

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Professional Skills Institute

Professional Skills Institute
5115 Glendale Ave
Toledo , OH 43614
General Phone: (419) 720-6670

Professional Skills Institute Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Nursing and Emergency Medicine120licensed practical nurse
Medical Support and Technology39medical coding, medical assistant
Therapy and Counseling7physical therapist assistant
Medical Administration4medical records tech, medical transcription

Number of programs and degrees for Professional Skills Institute in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years1575
Associate's degree132

Professional Skills Institute Student Body

In 2007-2008, Professional Skills Institute had a total enrollment of 292 students (519 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 9%
Women 91%
Full-Time 100%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 55%
Black 40%
Hispanic 4%
Asian 1%
Unknown 1%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 1%
20-21 11%
22-24 13%
25-29 24%
30-34 16%
35-39 17%
40-49 14%
50-64 3%

Professional Skills Institute Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 70 %

Professional Skills Institute Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Professional Skills Institute Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Application Requirements:

Class Rankrecommended
High School Recordrecommended
College Prep Programrecommended
Formal Demonstration of Competencerecommended
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)not required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)not required
Other Standardized Testsrequired

Professional Skills Institute Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 14,950
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 14,950
Books and supplies $ 1,202

Financial Aid:
Professional Skills Institute participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2337700)

Professional Skills Institute Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructorcalendar year0*17$39,608
All faculty totalcalendar year0*17$39,608

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

Professional Skills Institute Degree Programs (2007)

Medical Administration
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician
Medical Transcription/Transcriptionist

Medical Support And Technology
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder
Medical/Clinical Assistant

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training

Therapy And Counseling
Physical Therapist Assistant

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Professional Skills Institute Highlights

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What Sets Professional Skills Institute Apart:

Female % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 9%Professional Skills Institute Female % of student body
% of degrees in nursing and emergency medicine
(vs. all colleges)
Top 13%Professional Skills Institute % of degrees in nursing and emergency medicine
Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 16%Professional Skills Institute Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
% students 40 years or older
(vs. all colleges)
Top 20%Professional Skills Institute % students 40 years or older

checked Offers weekend classes
checked Career counseling
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checked Remedial classes for students
checked On-campus library

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