Schuylkill Technology Center

Overview of Schuylkill Technology Center

Schuylkill Technology Center is located in a rural site not far from an urban area, in Frackville, PA. The school is a public institution. Degree levels at Schuylkill Technology Center top out at the Certificate.

Areas of Study

The range of program offerings available from the school is especially impressive compared to its number of students.

Schuylkill Technology Center Selectivity

Schuylkill Technology Center maintains an open-admission policy.

Student Body

The school offers classes to 143 students (158 full-time equivalent).

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Schuylkill Technology Center

Schuylkill Technology Center
101 Technology Dr
Frackville , PA 17931

Schuylkill Technology Center Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Nursing and Emergency Medicine70licensed practical nurse, nursing assistant, various nursing
Transportation26construction equipment operation, truck and bus driver, ground transportation
Mechanics and Repair6heavy equipment maintenance tech, autobody repair, automobile mechanics, small engine mechanics
Beauty and Cosmetology3cosmetology, manicurist, cosmetoloty instructor
Engineering Technician2electronics tech, electromechanical tech, mining tech, computer engineering tech, drafting
Construction Trades1masonry, carpentry, electrician, plumbing
Cooking and Culinary Arts1institutional food workers
Business and Management0entrepreneurship, MIS
Medical Support and Technology0dental assistant, medical assistant
Family and Social Work0child care provider
Computer Science and Engineering0computer programming
Liberal Arts0sign language translation
Landscaping and Horticulture0ornamental horticulture
Production Trades0machinist, welding

Number of programs and degrees for Schuylkill Technology Center in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years7720
Award of less than 1 academic year3213

Schuylkill Technology Center Student Body

In 2007-2008, Schuylkill Technology Center had a total enrollment of 143 students (158 full-time equivalent).

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 1%
18-19 11%
20-21 17%
22-24 17%
25-29 23%
30-34 10%
35-39 5%
40-49 11%
50-64 5%

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


Schuylkill Technology Center Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 100 %
Part-Time 100 %

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

Item Percent
Graduating 74%
Transfer Out 3%

Schuylkill Technology Center Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Frackville, 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.

Schuylkill Technology Center Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Schuylkill Technology Center participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2251200)

Schuylkill Technology Center Degree Programs (2007)

Beauty And Cosmetology
Cosmetology, Barber/Styling, and Nail Instructor
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General
Nail Technician/Specialist and Manicurist

Business And Management
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
Management Information Systems, General

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Programming/Programmer, General

Construction Trades
Plumbing Technology/Plumber

Cooking And Culinary Arts
Institutional Food Workers

Engineering Technician
Computer Engineering Technology/Technician
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General
Electrical/Electronic/Communications Engr Technology/Technician
Electromechanical Technology/Electromechanical Engineering Tech
Mining Technology/Technician

Family And Social Work
Child Care Provider/Assistant

Landscaping And Horticulture
Ornamental Horticulture

Liberal Arts
Sign Language Interpretation and Translation

Mechanics And Repair
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
Heavy/Industrial Equipment Maintenance Technologies, Other
Small Engine Mechanics and Repair Technology/Technician

Medical Support And Technology
Dental Assisting/Assistant
Medical/Clinical Assistant

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
Nurse/Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant
Nursing, Other

Production Trades
Machine Tool Technology/Machinist
Welding Technology/Welder

Construction/Heavy Equipment/Earthmoving Equipment Operation
Ground Transportation, Other
Truck and Bus Driver/Commercial Vehicle Operation

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Schuylkill Technology Center Highlights

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What Sets Schuylkill Technology Center Apart:

Number of degree programs
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 14%Schuylkill Technology Center Number of degree programs
% of degrees in transportation
(for open-admission colleges)
Top 19%Schuylkill Technology Center % of degrees in transportation
% students 40 years or older
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 19%Schuylkill Technology Center % students 40 years or older

checked Open admission
checked Offers credit for life experience
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked On-campus day care
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library

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