Pennsylvania Career Colleges and Schools: 2013 Key Outcome Statistics
August 2014 Update
*New PAPSA Board
*The Past 28 Years
*PAPSA Conference Recap
Bridging the Skills Gap
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PAPSA Regional Meetings
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PAPSA 2015 Conference
July 22-23, 2015
Sheraton Four Points, Cranberry, PA
2014 PAPSA Awards
Bidwell Training Center
1815 Metropolitan St.
Pittsburgh, PA, 15233
Phone(s): 412-323-4000, 800-516-1800 Ext.150,
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SCHOOL PRESIDENT: Valerie Njie, Executive Director
Director: Ken Huselton
Date for Applications: Always Open
Application Fee: No
Matriculation/Registration Deposit: No
Interview/Visit Required: Yes
Tests Required: Yes
High School Diploma/GED: Yes
# of Students: 200 Annually full-time
# of Faculty: 17 full-time
Student/Faculty Ratio: 12 to 1
Transfer Credit: No
Accreditation/Approvals: ACCSC, VA, ASHP, OVR, TRA, PHEAA, USDE, CAAHEP & MAERB Courses Offered: Weekdays
Aid Available to Qualified Students: Pell grants, Other
% Full-time Financial Assistance: 100%
Job Placement % Most Recent Year: 75% As reported on the 2013 Annual Report for the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC).
For 46 years Bidwell has been a place where learning has an urgency. Our programs are related to employer needs. We work with leading corporate partners to identify high demand careers. Facilities include a 350-seat auditorium, culinary amphitheater, 200-seat dining hall, pharmacy laboratory, restaurant, chemical laboratory, library, computer laboratories, and a simulated doctor's office. 2012 ACCSC School of Excellence.
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