Newport Business Institute-Lower Burrell (Closed 2013)

945 Greensburg Rd
New Kensington, PA 15068
  • Choosing Newport Business Institute has been a leader in business education for over 100 years. At Newport, we provide a high-quality education and hands-on experience. Newport Business Institute provides you with the training and skills that are required for life-long career success.
School Highlights
Newport Business Institute-Lower Burrell serves 51 students (96% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 37%.
Newport Business Institute-Lower Burrell is one of 4 community colleges within Westmoreland County, PA.
The nearest community college to Newport Business Institute-Lower Burrell is Career Training Academy-Lower Burrell (2.8 miles away).

School Overview

Newport Business Institute-Lower Burrell(PA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate of Arts CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty- staff25 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Newport Business Institute-Lower Burrell has declined by 26% over five years.
The Newport Business Institute-Lower Burrell diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has declined by 100% over five years.
Total Enrollment51 students618 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio0:125:1
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# Full-Time Students49 students372 students
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# Part-Time Students2 students246 students
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% Black
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14%
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% White
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63%
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% Unknown races
100%
10%
Diversity Score
0.000.57
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College Completion Rate
64%
62%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$27,600$34,800
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Finances and Admission

The private state tuition of $13,275 is less than the state average of $16,683. The private state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$13,275$16,683
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid100%94%
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Median Debt for Graduates$19,500$12,126
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Median Debt for Dropouts$6,334$5,000
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Source: 2013 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • While at Newport Business Institute, students are able to choose from two specialized associate degree programs in Business Administration and Administrative Assistant. Our Business Administration programs provide extensive computer training, basic and advanced accounting skills, and a solid business background. Our Administrative Assistant programs provide extensive computer training, plus organizational, interpersonal communication and other necessary office skills. The college offers degrees in Accounting, Microcomputer, Accounting/Microcomputer, iCarnegie Program, Travel & Hospitality Management, Management, Retail Management, Medical Management, Executive, Medical, Legal, Accounting and Travel. The college offers Diploma Programs in Medical Office Clerical, Office Clerical, Transcriptionist, Travel and Tourism, Accounting and Other. Newport Business Institute is licensed by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Department of Education, State Board of Private Licensed Schools. The college is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award the Associate in Specialized Business Degree, Diplomas and Certificates, in various business related subjects.

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Newport Business Institute-Lower Burrell is Career Training Academy-Lower Burrell (2.8 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 120 students | 2.80 Mi179 Hillcrest Shopping Center
    Lower Burrell PA  15068
    (724) 337-1000
    2.80120
  • 217 students | 11.90 Mi5808 Baum Blvd
    Pittsburgh PA  15206
    (412) 362-8500
    11.90217
  • Pittsburgh Career Institute
    Private, for profit
    114 students | 15.40 Mi421 Seventh Avenue
    Pittsburgh PA  15219
    (412) 281-2600
    15.40114
  • Triangle Tech Inc
    Private, for profit
    n/a students | 15.60 Mi1940 Perrysville Avenue
    Pittsburgh PA  15214
    (412) 359-1000
    15.60n/a
  • Triangle Tech Inc-Pittsburgh
    Private, for profit
    226 students | 15.60 Mi1940 Perrysville Avenue
    Pittsburgh PA  15214
    (412) 359-1000
    15.60226
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