Career Training Academy-Pittsburgh

  • Career Training Academy is the best choice for individuals interested in professional career training and advancement. We are an institution of specialized learning that leads to fulfilling high-skilled careers. Our mission for Career Training Academy and its programs is to provide an educational environment that enhances learning and personal enrichment of all students. Our methods are both unique and traditional, in that we employ new techniques to learning, while providing a curriculum designed to meet career goals. Providing instructors who care with hands-on training in a career-oriented educational environment is our philosophy. We also believe that community service builds character and self-esteem, and we encourage each of our students to participate in various community service projects.
School Highlights
  • Career Training Academy-Pittsburgh serves 80 students (100% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the state community college average of 25:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 37%.
  • Career Training Academy-Pittsburgh is one of 17 community colleges within Allegheny County, PA.
  • The nearest community college to Career Training Academy-Pittsburgh is Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science Inc (1.9 miles away).

Top Placements

Career Training Academy-Pittsburgh places among the top 20% of community colleges in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has grown by 37% over five years.
Career Training Academy-Pittsburgh(PA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty11 staff25 staff
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Number of Programs Offered78

Student Body

  • The student population of Career Training Academy-Pittsburgh has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has decreased from 10:1 over five years.
  • The Career Training Academy-Pittsburgh diversity score of 0.43 is less than the state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has declined by 10% over five years.
Total Enrollment80 students618 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio7:125:1
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# Full-Time Students80 students372 students
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% Asian
1%
2%
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% Hispanic
1%
7%
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% Black
26%
14%
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% White
71%
63%
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Diversity Score0.430.57
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College Completion Rate
70%
55%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$25,300$34,800
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Finances and Admission

    % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid77%93%
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    Median Debt for Graduates$9,500$12,223
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    Median Debt for Dropouts$6,334$5,500
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    Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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