Rosedale Technical College

215 Beecham Drive Suite 2
Pittsburgh, PA 15205
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349 students
Private, non-profit
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The Ben Wilke Training Center which houses the Diesel, Truck Driving and Welding labs.
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The Ben Wilke Training Center which houses the Diesel, Truck Driving and Welding labs.
Founded in 1949, Rosedale Technical College has a rich history of preparing students for a career in the trades.  Rosedale provides students with the proper knowledge and equipment, as well as the necessary hands-on experience required for their field.
School Highlights:
Rosedale Technical College serves 349 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the community college average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 42%.
Rosedale Technical College is one of 22 community colleges within Allegheny County, PA.
The nearest community college is Bidwell Training Center Inc (3.70 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 34% over five years.
College Rosedale Technical College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private, non-profit Public
Total Faculty 35 staff
61 staff
Rosedale Technical College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 349 has grown by 51% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 9:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.27 is less than the national average of 0.68. The school's diversity has declined by 9% over five years.
Total Enrollment 349 students 1,296 students
Rosedale Technical College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
21:1
Rosedale Technical College Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 349 students
814 students
Rosedale Technical College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
Rosedale Technical College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
1%
5%
Rosedale Technical College Asian (2007-2013)
% Hispanic
1%
21%
Rosedale Technical College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
14%
15%
Rosedale Technical College Black (2006-2013)
% White
84%
51%
Rosedale Technical College White (2006-2013)
Rosedale Technical College 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. 0.27 0.68
Rosedale Technical College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $13,700 is more than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has grown by 17% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $13,700 is more than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has grown by 17% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $13,700 $5,660
Rosedale Technical College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $13,700 $10,250
Rosedale Technical College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 95%
89%
Rosedale Technical College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Tech Vets Veterans Club Tech Vets Veterans Club,
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

  • Rosedale Tech currently has two facilities that house classrooms and lab areas for Automotive, Diesel, Electrical, HVAC, Truck Driving, Industrial Technician and Welding programs.  Evening classes are offered in Auto, Diesel, Electrical and Welding.
  • Those who are interested are invited to give us a call and schedule a tour of the facilites.  You may even schedule a "shadow day" where you are able to spend a day in the class of your choice.

Nearby Schools:

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Bidwell Training Center Inc
    Private not-for-profit
    159 students | 3.70 Mi1815 Metropolitan St
    Pittsburgh, PA 15233
    (412)323-4000
    3.70159
  • 18,202 students | 4.50 Mi800 Allegheny Ave
    Pittsburgh, PA 15233
    (412)323-2323
    4.5018,202
  • 241 students | 4.80 Mi1940 Perrysville Avenue
    Pittsburgh, PA 15214
    (4.1)235-9100
    4.80241
  • 1,868 students | 5.10 Mi1111 McKee Road
    Oakdale, PA 15071
    (412)809-5100
    5.101,868
  • 570 students | 5.30 Mi100 Forbes Ave Suite 1200
    Pittsburgh, PA 15222
    (412)261-4520
    5.30570
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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.