New Castle School of Trades

Tel: (724)964-8811
879 students
Private for-profit

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New Castle School of Trades has been providing hands-on training in electrical, automotive and many other technical fields for Pennsylvania and Ohio residents for more than 60 years. We know what employers are looking for and what they value in an employee. We’ve structured our programs around these needs so that when you graduate, you’ll be prepared to work in a high-demand industry.
School Highlights:
New Castle School of Trades serves 879 students (100% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 25%.
New Castle School of Trades is one of 2 community colleges within Lawrence County, PA.
The nearest community college is ITT Technical Institute-Youngstown (11.5 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
New Castle School of Trades 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 Public

Student Body

The student population of 879 teachers has grown by 99% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.23 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 7% over five years.
Total Enrollment
879 students
1,272 students
# Full-Time Students
879 students
827 students
% American Indian/Alaskan -
1%
% Asian -
2%
% Hawaiian -
1%
% Hispanic 2%
7%
% Black 11%
12%
% White 87%
66%
% Two or more races -
2%
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. 0.23
0.45

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of - is less than the state average of $6,030. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of - is less than the state average of $10,175. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Percent Admitted 75%
77%
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

New Castle School of Trades was founded in 1945 and has become a leading technical and trade institution. Over the years, the School has evolved from educating competent tradesmen to training more sophisticated and innovative craftsmen who are looking to become today's highly skilled technicians. In 1954, NCST moved to its present location in Pulaski, PA. NCST has programs in Building Technology, Electrical Technology, Heavy Equipment Operations, Heavy Equipment Operations with CDL, Machinist Technology, Refrigeration/AC Technology and Commercial Truck Driving, as well as a Commercial & Industrial Maintenance program. The college is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges of Technology.

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