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Find A Career School That's Right For You!

Laurel Business Institute


11 East Penn St.
P.O. Box 877
Uniontown, PA, 15401
Phone(s): 724-439-4900
Fax(s): 724-439-3607
Email(s): admissions@laurel.edu
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SCHOOL PRESIDENT: Nancy Decker

ADMISSIONS INFORMATION

Director: Bonnie Marsh
Date for Applications: Open
Application Fee: Yes $50
Matriculation/Registration Deposit: No
Interview/Visit Required: Yes
Tests Required: Yes
High School Diploma/GED: Yes

GENERAL INFORMATION

# of Students: 162 full-time , 12 part-time
# of Faculty: 12 full-time , 13 part-time
Student/Faculty Ratio: 13 to 1
Transfer Credit: Yes
Accreditation/Approvals: Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools, Bureau of Professional and Occupational Affairs, CareerLink, Office of Vocational Rehabilitation, PA Department of Education, State College System of West Virginia, Trade Readjustment Act/Trade Adjustment Act, United Mine Workers of America, US Department of Education, Veterans Administration, Workforce Investment Act. Courses Offered: Weekdays

FINANCIAL AID/PLACEMENT

Aid Available to Qualified Students: PHEAA, Pell Grants, Federal Work Study, Federal Family Education Loans, Scholarships Offered, TIP Grants
% Full-time Financial Assistance: 85%
% Part-time Financial Assistance: 85%
Job Placement % Most Recent Year: 85%

FEATURES OF THE SCHOOL

Internships or clinical rotations in all programs, Historic buildings in downtown campus, High School Honors Program, On-Site Microsoft (MOS), Prometric Testing Centers, Pearson Vue Test Center and certifications.

PROGRAMS

Title Length Type of Degree Tuition
Accounting & Business Administration
18 mos/84 credits
Degree*
$ 21,985
Administrative Office Technology
18 mos/73 credits
Degree*
$ 21,985
Esthetics/Nail Technician
8 mos/600 hours
Diploma
$ 7,071
Computer Software with Digital Media & Design
18 mos/69 credits
Degree*
$ 21,985
Cosmetology
16 mos/1675 hours
Degree*
$ 19,740
Cosmetology
12 mos/1350 hours
Diploma
$ 16,440
Early Childhood Education
18 mos/81 credits
Degree*
$ 21,985
Esthetics
4 mos/355 hours
Certificate
$ 4,090
Master Teacher
8 mos/600 hours
Diploma
$ 7,071
Medical Assistant
18 mos/85 credits
Degree*
$ 21,985
Medical Billing & Coding
18 mos/81 credits
Degree*
$ 21,985
Medical Laboratory Technician
18 mos/82 credits
Degree*
$ 29,170
Medical Office Administration
18 mos/76 credits
Degree*
$ 21,985
Nail Technician
4 mos/200 hours
Certificate
$ 2,304
Network Administration & Security
18 mos/80 credits
Degree*
$ 21,985
Pharmacy Technician
12 mos/53 credits
Diploma
$ 13,191
Respiratory Therapy
18 mos/71 credits
Degree*
$ 31,370
Therapeutic Massage
16 mos/1665 hours
Degree*
$ 21,426
Welding & Fabrication with Pipeline Technology
12 mos/53 credits
Diploma
$ 13,191
Electrical Technician
18 mos/79 credits
Degree
$ 21,985
Industrial Maintenance Technician
12 mos/53 credits
Diploma
$ 12,591
Phlebotomy
4 mos/29 credits
Certificate
$ 4,500

All degrees referred to are Specialized Associate Degrees. *Additional Independent Certification Available Contact school for most recent tuition and program information. All information current as of March 2016.

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