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Find A Career School That's Right For You!

Penn Commercial Business/Technical School


'A Better Career Starts Here'
242 Oak Spring Road
Washington, PA, 15301
Phone(s): 724-222-5330
Fax(s): 724-222-4722
Email(s): penncommercial.edu
Visit Our Website

SCHOOL PRESIDENT: Robert S. Bazant

ADMISSIONS INFORMATION

Director: Jayme R. Tuite
Date for Applications: Open
Application Fee: Yes $25
Matriculation/Registration Deposit: Yes $75
Interview/Visit Required: Yes
Tests Required: Yes
High School Diploma/GED: Yes

GENERAL INFORMATION

# of Students: 400 full-time
# of Faculty: 17 full-time , 25 part-time
Student/Faculty Ratio: 15 to 1
Transfer Credit: Yes
Accreditation/Approvals: ACICS, Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs, PA State Board of Massage Therapy, PA State Board of Nursing, PA State Board of Cosmetology Housing: Commute
Courses Offered: Weekdays, Evenings

FINANCIAL AID/PLACEMENT

Aid Available to Qualified Students: PHEAA, Pell grants, JTPA, TRA, OVR, VA, UMWA, Stafford Loans, Scholarships, Work Study
% Full-time Financial Assistance: 86%
Job Placement % Most Recent Year: 77.5%

FEATURES OF THE SCHOOL

Accessible via Interstates 70 & 79, Rts. 18, 19 & 40; Internships, hands-on learning, lifetime placement assistance; Latest IBM Computers, updated software and our own school network. In-house licensed daycare center. Free Parking. Student lounge, bookstore.

PROGRAMS

Title Length Type of Degree Tuition
Business Administration - Accounting
18 mos/ 104 credits
Degree
Medical Assistant
18 mos/107 credits
Degree
Executive Office Admin.
18 mos/99 credits
Degree
Medical Office Admin.
18 mos/101 credits
Degree
Business Office Specialist
12 mos/69 credits
Diploma
Engineering Drafting with CAD
18 months/109.5 credits
Degree
HVACR
18 mos/104 credits
Degree
Medical Billing and Coding Specialist
12 mos/69 credits
Diploma
Pharmacy Technician
15 mos/82 credits
Diploma
Network Administrator
18 mos/106 credits
Degree
Electrician
9 mos/59 credits
Diploma
Cosmetology
12 mos/1500 hours
Diploma
Massage Therapy
12 mos/1010 hours
Diploma
Manicuring
3 mos/250 hours
Diploma
Cosmetology Teacher
6 mos/500 hours
Diploma
Practical Nursing
12 mos/88.5 credits
Diploma

All degrees referred to are Specialized Associate Degrees. Contact school or Web Site for most recent tuition and program information. All information current as of May 2012.

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