Pennsylvania Institute of Health and Technology
- West Virginia Career Institute's goal is to provide you with the skills you need to begin your career in a short period of time. Through career-focused classes and hands-on training, you can earn an associate in specialized business degree in only months. Our goal is to provide you with the skills you need to begin your career in a short period of time. Through career-focused classes and hands-on training, you can earn an associate in specialized business degree in months not years.
- The teacher population of 5 teachers has grown by 150% over five years.
|Pennsylvania Institute of Health and Technology||(PA) Community College Avg.|
|Institution Level||At least 2 but less than 4 years||At least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs|
|Institution Control||Private, for profit||Private, non-profit|
|Total Faculty||5 staff||25 staff|
|Total Enrollment||104 students||618 students|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||21:1||25:1|
|# Full-Time Students||104 students||372 students|
|College Completion Rate|
|Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)||$22,800||$34,800|
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS
- The nearest community college to Pennsylvania Institute of Health and Technology is Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Fayette- Eberly (4.9 miles away).
- College Location Mi. Students
- 717 students | 4.90 Mi2201 University Drive
Lemont Furnace,  PA  15456
- 233 students | 5.20 Mi11 East Penn St
Uniontown,  PA  15401
- 267 students | 19.80 Mi130 7th St
Monessen,  PA  15062
- 5,638 students | 20.50 Mi145 Pavilion Lane
Youngwood,  PA  15697
- 186 students | 25.40 Mi222 E Pittsburgh St Ste A
Greensburg,  PA  15601
The Online Education Initiative will greatly expand course offerings for community college students, while making the transfer process between institutions much more smooth. The Initiative has its critics, however, who decry the loss of local control over education.
A recent study reveals that job applicants with a credential or associate’s degree from a community college have slightly better chances of getting a job interview than students who attend a for-profit college or university. Since community colleges are much more budget friendly than for-profit institutions and have much better job placement results, community colleges are a much better option for employment-minded students.
After City College of San Francisco loses its accreditation, other community colleges in the state are facing warnings, sanctions and possible loss of accreditation as well.