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Welder Training And Testing Institute

Overview of Welder Training And Testing Institute

Welder Training and Testing Institute is located in Allentown, PA (a medium-sized city). The school is a private, for-profit institution. The highest degree level offered by Welder Training and Testing Institute is the Certificate.

Areas of Study

The school is known for its programs in production trades.

Welder Training and Testing Institute Selectivity

Welder Training and Testing Institute is an open-admission school.

Student Body

The school had 76 enrolled students in 2007-2008. A very high share of students at Welder Training and Testing Institute are male.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"Welder Training and Testing Institute, a private Corp. and co-educational institution of higher learning, trains men and women for challenging and rewarding careers in welding. WTTI recognizes the fact that every student is an individual with different learning ability and potential. Every effort is made to individualize the training and maximize the skill potential of each student. Every member of the WTTI staff is committed to insuring the success of each student. The courses at the school are designed to prepare the student for employment opportunities within the career field. All the courses given at the school are selected and scheduled to contribute to that objective. Surveys of the industries which employ our graduates are conducted to determine what changes or modifications should be made in our training programs. Policies of the school are determined to a large extent by the requirements of employers who hire our graduates and our graduates themselves. These policies are administered within the framework of the regulations of the various governmental agencies which regulate the school."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Welder Training and Testing Institute

Welder Training and Testing Institute
729 E Highland St
Allentown , PA 18109-3253
General Phone: (610) 437-9720
http://www.welderinstitute.com

Welder Training and Testing Institute Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Production Trades60welding

Number of programs and degrees for Welder Training and Testing Institute in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Awarded
Number of
Programs
Award of less than 1 academic year11
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years591

Welder Training and Testing Institute Student Body

In 2007-2008, Welder Training and Testing Institute had a total enrollment of 76 students (61 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 76%
Black 5%
Hispanic 19%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 8%
20-21 17%
22-24 17%
25-29 20%
30-34 20%
35-39 11%
40-49 7%
50-64 1%

Welder Training and Testing Institute Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 88 %
Part-Time 86 %

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

Item Percent
Graduating 85%

Welder Training and Testing Institute Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Allentown, 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.

Welder Training and Testing Institute Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Welder Training and Testing Institute participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 1162200)

Welder Training and Testing Institute Degree Programs (2007)

Production Trades
Welding Technology/Welder

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Welder Training and Testing Institute Highlights

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What Sets Welder Training and Testing Institute Apart:

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% of degrees in production trades
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Male % of student body
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Notable:
checked Open admission
checked Career services
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library

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