Pennsylvania College of Technology

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

One College Avenue

Williamsport, PA 17701

(570) 327-4761

(800) 367-9222

Fax: (570) 321-5551



Contact: Dennis Correll

Associate Dean for Admissions and Financial Aid
Main Address

One College Avenue

Williamsport, PA 17701

(570) 326-3761

www.pct.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 6,510

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 1,471

Degree-seeking undergrads: 6,427

Setting

Suburban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $50

Online application fee: $50
Admissions Policies/Requirements

Competitive admissions to health science programs, using GPA, SAT scores, high school rank, selected course grades, completed developmental course work. Some programs have more specific requirements. SAT recommended for all bachelor’s programs, dental hygiene, radiography, occupational therapy assistant, nursing applicants; college placement exams required for all applicants.


College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Horticultural Services A
Landscaping A
Plant/Nursery Operations A

Arts, Visual & Performing

Commercial/Advertising Art A,B
Fine/Studio Arts A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Accounting Technology A
Business Administration/Management A,B
Management Information Systems B
Vehicle Parts/Accessories Marketing A

Communications & Journalism

Mass Communications/Media Studies A

Communications Technologies

Graphic/Printing Equipment Operation B
Platemaking A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Networking/Telecommunications A,B
Computer information technology services A
Computer/Systems Security B
Information Technology A
Web/Multimedia Design A,B

Construction Trades

Building/Property Maintenance C
Carpentry C
Electrician A,C
Lineworker A
Masonry/Tile Setting A,B,C
Plumbing C

Engineering Technologies

Architectural Engineering Technology A,B
Automotive Engineering Technology A,B,C
Civil Engineering/Technology A,B
Computer Engineering A
Construction/Building Technologies A,B,C
Drafting and Design Technology A
Electrical Engineering Technologies A,B
Electromechanical Technologies A
Engineering Technology – General B
Heating/A.C./Refrigeration A,B
Industrial Technology B
Instrumentation Technology A
Manufacturing Technologies A,B
Mechanical Engineering Technology B
Plastics A,B
Robotics A
Surveying Technology A

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Service A
Institutional Food Production A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Cardiovascular Technology B
Dental Hygiene A,B
EMT Ambulance Attendant C
Emergency Medical Technology A,B
Health Services – General B
Medical Administrative Assistance A
Medical Insurance Coding C
Medical Radiologic Technology A
Medical Records Administration A,B
Mental Health Services Technology A,B
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Adult Health B
Nursing – Practical C
Occupational Therapy Assistance A
Surgical Technology A,B

Law & Legal Studies

Law & Legal Studies – General B
Paralegal/Legal Assistance A,C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Aircraft Powerplant Technology A,C
Auto Body Repair A,C
Avionics Maintenance/Technology B
Diesel Mechanics A,C
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Repair B
Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics B
Heavy Equipment Maintenance A
Industrial Electronics B
Industrial Equipment Maintenance/Repair A
Mechanics & Repair – General A

Natural Resources & Conservation

Forest Technology A

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Exercise Sciences B
Health/Physical Fitness A

Personal & Culinary Services

Baking/Pastry Arts A
Culinary Arts/Chef Training A,B

Precision Production Trades

CabinetmakingMillwork C
Machine Shop Technology C
Machine Tool Technology C
Tool/Die Technology A
Welding Technology A,C

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Pennsylvania College of Technology Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(570) 326-3761
Website:www.pct.edu
Type of School:4-year, Public
Apply Online:www.pct.edu/admissions/applications.htm
Address:One College Ave, Williamsport, PA 17701-5799
Setting:Not available
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:5,446
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):42%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:14 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:4,298 (79% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$16,080
Out-of-state Tuition:$22,890
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:87%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$4,747

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Pennsylvania College of Technology Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Pennsylvania College of Technology.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences23
Architecture and Related Services211
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services533
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services716
Construction Trades621
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields17109
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences22
Health Professions and Related Programs23117
Legal Professions and Studies211
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities11
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians1381
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies211
Natural Resources and Conservation11
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies11
Personal and Culinary Services321
Precision Production42
Visual and Performing Arts222
Grand total935233

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Pennsylvania College of Technology.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields1
Health Professions and Related Programs3
Grand total5

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Pennsylvania College of Technology and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$16,080
Out-of-state$22,890
Books and supplies$1,400

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid1,01487%
Grant or scholarship aid98985%$4,747
Student loan aid85874%$10,848

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid3,59365%$8,386
Federal student loans3,71667%$6,809

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Pennsylvania College of Technology. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Pennsylvania College of Technology students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Pennsylvania College of Technology Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment5,446
Undergraduate enrollment5,446
Graduate enrollment0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Pennsylvania College of Technology Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
    • Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
    • Nursing (PNUR) - Practical nursing programs
    • Nursing (PNUR) - Practical nursing programs
    • Nursing (PNUR) - Practical nursing programs
  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Dental Hygiene (DH)
  • American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
    • Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) - Programs leading to an associate degree
  • American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
    • Physical Therapy (PTA) - Programs for the physical therapist assistant
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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