Kaplan Career Institute-Pittsburgh

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  • ICM School of Business & Medical Careers is an institution of higher learning dedicated to providing quality programs that integrate the curriculum with professional skill development empowering students to achieve their lifelong personal and professional goals.
School Highlights
  • Kaplan Career Institute-Pittsburgh serves 444 students (100% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is lower than the state community college average of 26:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 37%.
  • Kaplan Career Institute-Pittsburgh is one of 17 community colleges within Allegheny County, PA.
  • The nearest community college is Everest Institute-Pittsburgh (0.20 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 52% over five years.
Kaplan Career Institute-Pittsburgh(PA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPrivate, for profit
Total Faculty18 staff25 staff
Kaplan Career Institute-Pittsburgh Total Faculty (2007-2016)
Number of Programs Offered128

Student Body

  • The student population of 444 has declined by 31% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.52 is less than the state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment444 students571 students
Kaplan Career Institute-Pittsburgh Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio25:126:1
Kaplan Career Institute-Pittsburgh Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students444 students354 students
Kaplan Career Institute-Pittsburgh Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students-217 students
Kaplan Career Institute-Pittsburgh Part-Time Students (2007-2013)
Kaplan Career Institute-Pittsburgh Enrollment Breakdown PA All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
Kaplan Career Institute-Pittsburgh Asian (2007-2013)
% Hispanic
Kaplan Career Institute-Pittsburgh Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Kaplan Career Institute-Pittsburgh Black (2007-2016)
% White
Kaplan Career Institute-Pittsburgh White (2007-2016)
% Unknown races
Kaplan Career Institute-Pittsburgh Ethnicity Breakdown PA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.520.57
Kaplan Career Institute-Pittsburgh Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
Kaplan Career Institute-Pittsburgh Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$25,900$34,800
Kaplan Career Institute-Pittsburgh Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

    % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid97%94%
    Kaplan Career Institute-Pittsburgh % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2015)
    Median Debt for Graduates$12,084$13,000
    Kaplan Career Institute-Pittsburgh Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
    Median Debt for Dropouts$5,487$6,246
    Kaplan Career Institute-Pittsburgh Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
    Acceptance Rate94%84%
    Kaplan Career Institute-Pittsburgh Percent Admitted (2007-2008)
    Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

    School Notes

    • ICM School of Business & Medical Careers is a private, nondenominational, coeducational business school founded as the Institute of Computer Management in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania in 1963. In 1966, ICM became an educational component of Litton Industries.In January 1975, the Institute adopted the name ICM School of Business in keeping with its expanded curriculum. In August 1983, ICM became a privately held corporation. ICM is located at 10 Wood Street. The building encompasses 55,000 square feet that contain classrooms, laboratories, administrative offices, and an Admissions Department. Instructional facilities are well-equipped and air-conditioned. All students are encouraged to reach their potential within the framework of their individual needs, interests and capabilities. Teaching techniques encourage active student participation and may include group discussions and projects, laboratory work, simulations, demonstrations, field trips, guest speakers and lectures. A strong emphasis is placed on ethics, accountability, professionalism and the individual's commitment to pursuing lifelong personal and professional development. ICM is committed to providing quality programs to help students achieve their lifelong personal and professional goals. Career-oriented education is offered in the areas of Business, Computers, Criminal Justice, Medical, Cybercrime, Office Administration, Fashion Merchandising, Accounting, and Occupational Therapy Assisting. The college is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS) to award Associate of Specialized Business and Associate of Specialized Technology degrees and diplomas.

    Nearby Schools

    • College Location Mi. Students
    • Everest Institute-Pittsburgh
      Private, for profit
      526 students | 0.20 Mi100 Forbes Ave, Suite 1200
      Pittsburgh PA  15222
    • 1,280 students | 0.20 Mi420 Boulevard of the Allies
      Pittsburgh PA  15219
    • Bradford School (Pittsburgh)
      Private, for profit
      413 students | 0.30 Mi125 West Station Square Drive, Suite 129
      Pittsburgh PA  15219
    • Pittsburgh Career Institute
      Private, for profit
      114 students | 0.50 Mi421 Seventh Avenue
      Pittsburgh PA  15219
    • Vet Tech Institute
      Private, for profit
      372 students | 0.50 Mi125 Seventh St
      Pittsburgh PA  15222
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