Kaplan Career Institute-Pittsburgh

Tel: (412)338-4770
513 students
Private for-profit
ICM School of Business & Medical Careers is an institution of higher learning dedicated to providing quality programs that integrate the curriculum with professional skill development empowering students to achieve their lifelong personal and professional goals.
School Highlights
Kaplan Career Institute-Pittsburgh serves 513 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the state community college average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 42%.
Kaplan Career Institute-Pittsburgh is one of 22 community colleges within Allegheny County, PA.
The nearest community college is Academy of Court Reporting and Technology (0.20 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 58% over five years.
College Kaplan Career Institute-Pittsburgh Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 19 staff
61 staff
Kaplan Career Institute-Pittsburgh Total Faculty (2006-2013)
Number of Programs Offered 9 7

Student Body

The student population of 513 has declined by 42% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has increased from 24:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 8% over five years.
Total Enrollment 513 students 1,315 students
Kaplan Career Institute-Pittsburgh Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 27:1
22:1
Kaplan Career Institute-Pittsburgh Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 513 students
815 students
Kaplan Career Institute-Pittsburgh Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
Kaplan Career Institute-Pittsburgh Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Hispanic
3%
20%
Kaplan Career Institute-Pittsburgh Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
53%
15%
Kaplan Career Institute-Pittsburgh Black (2006-2013)
% White
42%
49%
Kaplan Career Institute-Pittsburgh White (2006-2013)
% Unknown races
2%
6%
Kaplan Career Institute-Pittsburgh Unknown (2008-2013)
Kaplan Career Institute-Pittsburgh Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
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. 0.54 0.70
Kaplan Career Institute-Pittsburgh Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 85%
89%
Kaplan Career Institute-Pittsburgh % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • ICM School of Business & Medical Careers is a private, nondenominational, coeducational business school founded as the Institute of Computer Management in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania in 1963. In 1966, ICM became an educational component of Litton Industries.In January 1975, the Institute adopted the name ICM School of Business in keeping with its expanded curriculum. In August 1983, ICM became a privately held corporation. ICM is located at 10 Wood Street. The building encompasses 55,000 square feet that contain classrooms, laboratories, administrative offices, and an Admissions Department. Instructional facilities are well-equipped and air-conditioned. All students are encouraged to reach their potential within the framework of their individual needs, interests and capabilities. Teaching techniques encourage active student participation and may include group discussions and projects, laboratory work, simulations, demonstrations, field trips, guest speakers and lectures. A strong emphasis is placed on ethics, accountability, professionalism and the individual's commitment to pursuing lifelong personal and professional development. ICM is committed to providing quality programs to help students achieve their lifelong personal and professional goals. Career-oriented education is offered in the areas of Business, Computers, Criminal Justice, Medical, Cybercrime, Office Administration, Fashion Merchandising, Accounting, and Occupational Therapy Assisting. The college is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS) to award Associate of Specialized Business and Associate of Specialized Technology degrees and diplomas.

Nearby Schools

Did You Know?
For Pittsburgh private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,782 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 0.54, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Pittsburgh is The Art Institute of Pittsburgh. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.