Rosedale Technical College

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Rosedale Technical College Photo #1 - The Ben Wilke Training Center which houses the Diesel, Truck Driving and Welding labs.
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Rosedale Technical College Photo #1 - The Ben Wilke Training Center which houses the Diesel, Truck Driving and Welding labs.
  • Founded in 1949, Rosedale Technical�College has a rich history of preparing students for a career in the trades.� Rosedale provides students with the proper knowledge and equipment, as well as the necessary hands-on experience required for their field.

School Highlights

Rosedale Technical College serves 417 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the state community college average of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 44%.

School Overview

The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Rosedale Technical College(PA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationSpecial Focus Two-Year: Technical ProfessionsAssociates Colleges
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate not-for-profitPrivate not-for-profit
Total Faculty35 staff36 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Rosedale Technical College has grown by 19% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 7:1 over five years.
The Rosedale Technical College diversity score of 0.33 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has grown by 20% over five years.
Total Enrollment417 students571 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:123:1
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# Full-Time Students417 students361 students
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% Asian
2%
3%
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% Hispanic
1%
9%
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% Black
11%
16%
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% White
81%
56%
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% Hawaiian
1%
-
% Two or more races
2%
3%
% Non Resident races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.330.64
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College Completion Rate
72%
56%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$34,400$34,800
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The private state tuition of $13,700 is less than the state average of $17,025. The private state tuition has grown by 7% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$13,700$17,025
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Tuition NotesTuition varies by pr
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid94%92%
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Median Debt for Graduates$12,000$12,495
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Median Debt for Dropouts$6,891$5,500
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Acceptance Rate81%85%
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Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Tech Vets Veterans Club
Source: 2019 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Rosedale Tech currently has two facilities that house classrooms and lab areas for Automotive, Diesel, Electrical, HVAC, Truck Driving, Industrial Technician and Welding programs.� Evening classes are offered in Auto, Diesel, Electrical and Welding.
  • Those who are interested�are invited to give us a call and schedule a tour of the facilites.� You may even schedule a "shadow day" where you are able to spend a day in the class of your choice.

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Rosedale Technical College is Bidwell Training Center Inc (3.8 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Bidwell Training Center Inc
    Private not-for-profit
    115 students | 3.80 Mi1815 Metropolitan St
    Pittsburgh, PA 15233
    (412) 323-4000
    3.80115
  • 16,086 students | 4.50 Mi800 Allegheny Ave
    Pittsburgh, PA 15233
    (412) 323-2323
    4.5016,086
  • 149 students | 4.80 Mi1940 Perrysville Avenue
    Pittsburgh, PA 15214
    (412) 359-1000
    4.80149
  • Triangle Tech Inc-Sunbury
    Private for-profit
    78 students | 4.80 Mi191 Performance Road
    Sunbury, PA 17801
    (570) 988-0700
    4.8078
  • Pittsburgh Technical College
    Pittsburgh Technical College Photo - Pittsburgh Technical College's convenient locations on the outskirts of Pittsburgh mean you avoid the congestion but won't miss the action.
    Private not-for-profit
    1,651 students | 4.90 Mi1111 McKee Road
    Oakdale, PA 15071
    (412) 809-5100
    4.901,651
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