Pennsylvania Career Colleges and Schools: 2013 Key Outcome Statistics
December 2013 Update
* Prepare to Write Against GE 2.0
* State Authorization Fix Passes the House and Senate!
* Rural Community College Amendment
* Faculty Development 2014
Bridging the Skills Gap
"Bridges Out of Poverty: Understanding and Teaching Under-Resourced Students"
Presenter: Kirstie DeBiase
Friday, March 21, 2013
All-State Career School, Essington
"They Can't Press My Buttons: Dealing with Difficult and Hard-to-Teach Students"
Presenter: Shaunna Crossen, Ph.D.
March 28, 2014
Location to be Determined
Save the Date: July 23-24, 2014
Radisson Hotel and Casino, Valley Forge
More information to follow
606 Court St.
Reading, PA, 19601
Phone(s): 610-375-1212, 800-355-0952,
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SCHOOL PRESIDENT: Rhoda E. Dersh (President); Christine Wullert (Director)
Director: Christine Wullert
Date for Applications: Rolling
Application Fee: Yes $10
Matriculation/Registration Deposit: Yes $100
Interview/Visit Required: Yes Admissions visits arranged day or evening by appointment. Group admissions tours encouraged.
Tests Required: No Admissions visits arranged day or evening by appointment. Group admissions tours encouraged.
High School Diploma/GED: Yes or ATB Test
# of Students: 224 full-time
# of Faculty: 23 full-time
Student/Faculty Ratio: 10 to 1
Transfer Credit: Yes
Accreditation/Approvals: Accrediting Council of Independent Colleges and Schools Approvals and memberships: TRA, Veterans Education, OVR, WIA, PTAF Courses Offered: Weekdays, Evenings. Full time, part time, credit and non-credit.
Aid Available to Qualified Students: PHEAA, Pell grants, SEOG grants, PACE Scholarships, Subsidized and unsubsidized Direct Student Loans, Parent loans, Federal Work Study
% Full-time Financial Assistance: 91%
% Part-time Financial Assistance: 86%
Job Placement % Most Recent Year: 88%
Small School with individualized focus. High retention = high satisfaction. PACE Fastrack Training for business and industry and evening programs. Accelerated specialized associate degree programs. Special scheduling enables working students to hold regular jobs while attending school. Accelerated specialized degree & diploma programs.
Title Length Type of Degree Tuition