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Pennsylvania Career Colleges and Schools: 2013 Key Outcome Statistics

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February 2015 Update

*New Education Secretary
*New Senate Education Committee Chair
*Federal Higher Education Proposals
*Act 153 Implementation
*Board Elections

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PAPSA Workshop

"Practical Strategies to Teaching Adult Learners with High Functioning Autism and ADHD"
Presenters: Kim Seymour and Linda Franchock, Pennsylvania Training and Technical Assistance Network (PaTTAN)
March 6, 2015 - PaTTAN, King of Prussia
March 20, 2015 - PaTTAN, Pittsburgh

"4th Annual Career Services Program"
March 13, 2015
9:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Berks Technical Institute, Wyomissing

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PAPSA Regional Meetings

March 5 - ITT Technical Institute, Harrisburg
March 9 - Pittsburgh Technical Institute, Pittsburgh
March 10 - Erie Institute of Technology, Erie
March 24 - South Hills School of Business & Technology, State College
March 25 - ITT Technical Institute, Dunmore
April 17 - Orleans Technical Institute, Philadelphia
(All Regional Meetings will start at 9:00 AM with Breakfast served, except for the March 9 and March 24 Regional Meetings which will start at 12:00 PM with Lunch provided.)

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PAPSA Conference

PAPSA 2015 Conference
July 22-23, 2015
Double Tree by Hilton Hotel, Cranberry, PA
(formerly Four Points Sheraton)

2015 PAPSA Awards

Awards Criteria Nomination Form Distinguished School Grad Award Form


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Find A Career School That's Right For You!

Kaplan Career Institute (Philadelphia)

3010 Market St.
Philadelphia, PA, 19104
Phone(s): 215-594-4000
Fax(s): 215-594-4088

SCHOOL PRESIDENT: Walter Bass, Executive Director


Director: Thomas Driscoll
Date for Applications: Open
Application Fee: Yes $10
Matriculation/Registration Deposit: No
Interview/Visit Required: Yes
Tests Required: Yes
High School Diploma/GED: Yes


# of Students: 450 including externs full-time
# of Faculty: 20 full-time , 10 part-time
Student/Faculty Ratio: 30 to 1
Transfer Credit: Yes
Accreditation/Approvals: ACICS, CAAHEP/AAMAE, MAERB Courses Offered: Weekdays and Evenings


Aid Available to Qualified Students: Federal Loans, Pell grants, College Work Study, Other
% Full-time Financial Assistance: 98%
Job Placement % Most Recent Year: 75%


Located in the heart of University City, several major universities and hospitals within walking distance. Employment opportunities including U of PA, CHOP, Jefferson, Temple and St. Christopher's Hospital, Grid One.


Title Length Type of Degree Tuition
Medical Assisting
9 mos/46 credits
$ 15,330
Medical Office Assistant
9 mos/48 credits
$ 15,330
Dental Assistant
9 mos/45.5 credits
$ 15,485
Electrical Technician
9 mos/73 credits
$ 16,261
Criminal Justice
18 mos
$ 28,405
Computer Support Technician
9 mos
$ 13,340

Contact school for most recent tuition and program information. All information current as of September 2012.

For gainful employment disclosure information, click on the link to the school's website.
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