Dean Institute of Technology

1501 W Liberty Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15226-1197
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  • Dean Institute Of Technology offers courses in Building Maintenance, Electrical Technician, Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Technology and Welding.
School Highlights
  • Dean Institute of Technology serves 166 students (72% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the state community college average of 25:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 37%.
  • Dean Institute of Technology is one of 16 community colleges within Allegheny County, PA.
  • The nearest community college to Dean Institute of Technology is Bradford School (Pittsburgh) (1.7 miles away).

Top Placements

Dean Institute of Technology places among the top 20% of community colleges in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Dean Institute of Technology(PA) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty12 staff25 staff
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Student Body

  • The student population of Dean Institute of Technology has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Dean Institute of Technology diversity score of 0.42 is less than the state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment166 students618 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:125:1
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# Full-Time Students119 students372 students
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# Part-Time Students47 students246 students
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% Black
30%
14%
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% White
70%
63%
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Diversity Score0.420.57
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College Completion Rate
90%
55%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$41,300$34,800
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Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $13,550 is less than the state average of $16,683. The private state tuition has grown by 16% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$13,550$16,683
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid87%94%
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Median Debt for Graduates$8,708$12,223
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Median Debt for Dropouts$4,910$5,500
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Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • The Building Maintenance Course is designed to offer training in a combination of trades: Carpentry, Plumbing, Electricity, Painting, Welding, Air Conditioning and Heating Repair, and Masonry. The Electrical Technician course provides instruction in Blueprint reading, layout, assembly, installation, testing of electrical components, and Programmable Control. The Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Technology Program is designed to prepare the graduate with the basic skills required for employment in the fields of Domestic, Commercial, and Industrial Refrigeration as well as Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning as a service technician. In Welding course student learns to weld mild steel, stainless steel and aluminum. The student learns the skills required to pass the A.W.S. Welding Qualification Test. The college is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges of Technology (ACCSCT).

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Bradford School (Pittsburgh)
    Private, for profit
    413 students | 1.70 Mi125 West Station Square Drive, Suite 129
    Pittsburgh PA  15219
    (412)391-6710
    1.70413
  • 444 students | 2.00 Mi933 Penn Avenue
    Pittsburgh PA  15222
    (412)338-4770
    2.00444
  • 1,280 students | 2.00 Mi420 Boulevard of the Allies
    Pittsburgh PA  15219
    (412)291-6200
    2.001,280
  • Everest Institute-Pittsburgh
    Private, for profit
    526 students | 2.20 Mi100 Forbes Ave, Suite 1200
    Pittsburgh PA  15222
    (412)261-4520
    2.20526
  • Pittsburgh Career Institute
    Private, for profit
    114 students | 2.40 Mi421 Seventh Avenue
    Pittsburgh PA  15219
    (412)281-2600
    2.40114
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