Most Selective Community Colleges in Pennsylvania

The average community college acceptance rate in Pennsylvania is approximately 80% per year (2021-22).
The most selective college in Pennsylvania is currently Orleans Technical College, with an acceptance rate of 43%.

Most Selective Community Colleges in Pennsylvania (2021-22)

  • College Acceptance Rate Location
  • Rank: #1-21.-2.
    Orleans Technical College
    Private not-for-profit
    43%
    2770 Red Lion Road
    Philadelphia, PA 19114
    (215) 728-4700
  • Rank: #1-21.-2.
    Pennsylvania College of Art & Design
    Pennsylvania College of Art & Design Photo
    Private, non-profit
    43%
    204 N Prince St
    Lancaster, PA 17603
    (800) 689-0379
  • Rank: #3-43.-4.
    The Workforce Institute's City College
    Private not-for-profit
    50%
    4322 N. 5th Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19140
    (215) 455-2300
  • Rank: #3-43.-4.
    Hussian College School of Art
    Private for-profit
    50%
    1500 Spring Garden Street Ste. 101
    Philadelphia, PA 19130
    (215) 574-9600
  • Rank: #55.60%
    504 East Main Street
    Titusville, PA 16354
    (888) 878-0462
  • Rank: #66.
    Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science Inc
    Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science Inc Photo - It's commencement day!
    Private not-for-profit
    63%
    5808 Baum Blvd
    Pittsburgh, PA 15206
    (412) 362-8500
  • Rank: #77.
    Bidwell Training Center Inc
    Private not-for-profit
    69%
    1815 Metropolitan St
    Pittsburgh, PA 15233
    (412) 323-4000
  • Rank: #88.70%
    One College Avenue
    Williamsport, PA 17701
    (800) 367-9222
  • Rank: #99.
    Keystone College
    Private not-for-profit
    71%
    One College Green
    La Plume, PA 18440
    (570) 945-8000
  • Rank: #1010.
    Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences
    Private not-for-profit
    74%
    850 Greenfield Road
    Lancaster, PA 17601
    (800) 622-5443
  • Rank: #1111.75%
    147 Shenango Avenue
    Sharon, PA 16146
    (724) 983-2803
  • Rank: #1212.76%
    1 Campus Drive
    Mont Alto, PA 17237
    (717) 749-6000
  • Rank: #1313.77%
    750 E King St
    Lancaster, PA 17602
    (717) 299-7731
  • Rank: #14-1514.- 15.
    Penn Commercial BusinessTechnical School
    Penn Commercial BusinessTechnical School Photo
    Private, for profit
    80%
    242 Oak Spring Road
    Washington, PA 15301
    (724) 222-5330
  • Rank: #14-1514.- 15.80%
    2201 University Drive
    Lemont Furnace, PA 15456
    (724) 430-4100
  • Rank: #1616.
    Rosedale Technical College
    Rosedale Technical College Photo - The Ben Wilke Training Center which houses the Diesel, Truck Driving and Welding labs.
    Private not-for-profit
    81%
    215 Beecham Drive, Suite 2
    Pittsburgh, PA 15205
    (800) 521-6262
  • Rank: #17-1917.- 19.
    Pittsburgh Technical College
    Pittsburgh Technical College Photo - Pittsburgh Technical College's convenient locations on the outskirts of Pittsburgh mean you avoid the congestion but won't miss the action.
    Private not-for-profit
    85%
    1111 McKee Road
    Oakdale, PA 15071
    (412) 809-5100
  • Rank: #17-1917.- 19.85%
    1 College Place
    DuBois, PA 15801
    (814) 375-4700
  • Rank: #17-1917.- 19.85%
    1031 Edgecomb Avenue
    York, PA 17403
    (717) 771-4000
  • Rank: #2020.
    DeVry University-Pennsylvania
    Private, for profit
    86%
    1140 Virginia Dr
    Fort Washington, PA 19034
    (215) 591-5700
  • Rank: #2121.
    Walnut Hill College
    Walnut Hill College Photo - Main Campus-4207 WalnutSt
    Private, for profit
    87%
    4207 Walnut St
    Philadelphia, PA 19104
    (215) 222-4200
  • Rank: #2222.
    Bradford School (Pittsburgh)
    Private, for profit
    88%
    125 West Station Square Drive, Suite 129
    Pittsburgh, PA 15219
    (412) 391-6710
  • Rank: #2323.
    Laurel Technical Institute
    Private for-profit
    93%
    200 Sterling Ave
    Sharon, PA 16146
    (724) 983-0700
  • Rank: #24-2524.- 25.
    Harcum College
    Harcum College Photo - Melville Hall, one of the original buildings from Harcum's founding in 1915. Listed on the National Historic Registry. Houses the Admissions Office, President, Financial Aid, PR/Marketing, Registrar, Bursar, Finance Office, HR
    Private not-for-profit
    94%
    750 Montgomery Ave
    Bryn Mawr, PA 19010
    (610) 525-4100
  • Rank: #24-2524.- 25.
    Manor College
    Private not-for-profit
    94%
    700 Fox Chase Rd
    Jenkintown, PA 19046
    (215) 885-2360
  • Rank: #26-2726.- 27.
    Johnson College
    Private not-for-profit
    96%
    3427 N Main Ave
    Scranton, PA 18508
    (570) 342-6404
  • Rank: #26-2726.- 27.
    Laurel Technical Institute
    Private for-profit
    96%
    11618 Cotton Road
    MEADVILLE, PA 16335
    (814) 724-0700
  • Rank: #2828.
    Valley Forge Military College
    Private not-for-profit
    97%
    1001 Eagle Rd
    Wayne, PA 19087
    (610) 989-1450
  • Rank: #2929.
    South Hills School of Business & Technology
    Private for-profit
    98%
    480 Waupelani Dr
    State College, PA 16801
    (814) 234-7755
  • Rank: #30-3330.- 33.
    Lehigh Carbon Community College
    Lehigh Carbon Community College Photo
    Public
    100%
    4525 Education Park Dr
    Schnecksville, PA 18078
    (610) 799-2121
  • Rank: #30-3330.- 33.
    New Castle School of Trades
    Private for-profit
    100%
    4117 Pulaksi Road
    New Castle, PA 16101
    (724) 964-8811
  • Rank: #30-3330.- 33.
    Laurel Business Institute
    Private for-profit
    100%
    11 East Penn St
    Uniontown, PA 15401
    (724) 439-4900
  • Rank: #30-3330.- 33.100%
    101 Community College Way
    Johnstown, PA 15904
    (814) 262-6400
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