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Pennsylvania Career Colleges and Schools: 2013 Key Outcome Statistics

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March 2015 Update

*Board Elections
*Fundraisers for PAPSA Conference
*PHEAA Funding
*Governor's Tax Proposal
*HR 970 and SR 559

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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)
April 10, 2015 - PaTTAN, King of Prussia

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PAPSA Regional Meetings

March 25 - ITT Technical Institute, Dunmore
March 26 - ITT Technical Institute, Harrisburg
April 17 - Orleans Technical Institute, Philadelphia
(All Regional Meetings will start at 9:00 AM with Breakfast served, except for the March 24 Regional Meeting 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!

Institute of Medical Careers (Pittsburgh)

133 Jefferson Rd
Suite 101
Pittsburgh, PA, 15235
Phone(s): 412-244-3240
Fax(s): 412-244-3241
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SCHOOL PRESIDENT: Teresa Trathowen


Application Fee: No
Matriculation/Registration Deposit: Yes
Interview/Visit Required: Yes
Tests Required: Yes
High School Diploma/GED: Yes


# of Students: 60 full-time
# of Faculty: 7 full-time
Student/Faculty Ratio: 10:1
Transfer Credit: Yes Upon approval
Accreditation/Approvals: ABHES, USDE, PADE, VA, WIA, Career Link, OVR, Pittsburgh Promise, TAA/TRA Courses Offered: Weekdays


Aid Available to Qualified Students: Pell Grants; SUB and UNSUB Federal Direct Loans; PLUS Loans; GI Bill/Chapter 33; TAA/TRA; WIA; OVR
% Full-time Financial Assistance: 80%
Job Placement % Most Recent Year: 89%


Founded in 1995, The Institute of Medical Careers is a multi-purpose career college specializing in allied health careers. Institute of Medical Careers is dedicated to the preparation of men and women in occupational skills necessary to qualify them for entry into their chosen health-related career. Programs at the school provide a combination of clinical training and classroom instruction to develop the abilities of its students for a successful career. Free internet connectivity, wireless computer labs, certifications, internships are available. Tutoring and Lifetime Placement assistance offered.


Title Length Type of Degree Tuition
Dental Assisting
78 credits
Medical Assisting
78 credits
Medical Billing/Coding
70 credits
46 credits
Massage Therapy
720 clock hours
Myofascial Trigger Point Therapy
720 clock hours
Massage with Myofascial Trigger Point Therapy
1560 clock hours

All degrees referred to are Specialized Associate Degrees. Contact school for most recent tuition and program information. All information current as of April 2014.

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