Dean Institute of Technology

1501 W Liberty Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15226-1197
Tel: (412)531-4433
166 students
Private for-profit
Dean Institute Of Technology offers courses in Building Maintenance, Electrical Technician, Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Technology and Welding.
School Highlights
Dean Institute of Technology serves 166 students (72% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the state community college average of 24:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 36%.
Dean Institute of Technology is one of 21 community colleges within Allegheny County, PA.
The nearest community college is Bradford School (Pittsburgh) (1.70 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 50% over five years.
College Dean Institute of Technology (PA) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Private not-for-profit
Total Faculty 12 staff
23 staff

Student Body

The student population of 166 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 5:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.42 is less than the state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has declined by 8% over five years.
Total Enrollment 166 students 371 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
# Full-Time Students 119 students
345 students
# Part-Time Students 47 students
155 students
% Black
% White
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.42 0.55

Finances and Admission

The private state tuition of $13,050 is less than the state average of $15,915. The private state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $13,050 $15,915
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 87%
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • The Building Maintenance Course is designed to offer training in a combination of trades: Carpentry, Plumbing, Electricity, Painting, Welding, Air Conditioning and Heating Repair, and Masonry. The Electrical Technician course provides instruction in Blueprint reading, layout, assembly, installation, testing of electrical components, and Programmable Control. The Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Technology Program is designed to prepare the graduate with the basic skills required for employment in the fields of Domestic, Commercial, and Industrial Refrigeration as well as Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning as a service technician. In Welding course student learns to weld mild steel, stainless steel and aluminum. The student learns the skills required to pass the A.W.S. Welding Qualification Test. The college is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges of Technology (ACCSCT).

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Did You Know?
For Pittsburgh private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,116 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Pittsburgh community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.49, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Pittsburgh is Pittsburgh Career Institute. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.