Pittsburgh Technical Institute

Pittsburgh Technical Institute

Oakdale, PA
student ratio
total students
$15,657 | $15,657
in-state | out-of-state tuition
fall application deadline
acceptance rate
Not Reported
admission difficulty
Average test scores for all first-year students that were accepted and enrolled.
sat math
sat reading
sat writing
act composite

Majors & Degrees

Degrees Offered
  • Business/marketing
    • Business Administration and Management
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Hotel/Motel Administration
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Computer and information sciences
    • Computer Graphics
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Computer Programming
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Engineering technologies
    • Computer Technology/Computer Systems Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Drafting and Design Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Health professions and related sciences
    • Medical Office Assistant
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Medical/Health Management and Clinical Assistant
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
    • Surgical Technology
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Homeland security, law enforcement, firefighting, and protective services
    • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Protective Services Related
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Mechanic and repair technologies
    • Electrical/Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair
      Associate Degree offered for this major.
  • Personal and culinary services
    • Cooking and Related Culinary Arts
      Associate Degree offered for this major.


84% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied2,114
    • Accepted1,777
    • Acceptance Rate84%
    • Enrolled1,841
    • Female Applicants999
    • Females Accepted801
    • Female Acceptance Rate80%
    • Male Applicants1,115
    • Males Accepted976
    • Male Acceptance Rate87%
  • Applying
    • Application Fee$
    • Required for All Transcript of high school record
    • Required for Some Essay or personal statement
      certain programs require a criminal background check; some programs require applicants to be in top 50-80% of class; Practical Nursing certificate and Associate Degree in Nursing require entrance exam
    • Average high school GPA for first-year freshman3.33
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
    • Fall freshmen Yes
    • Out-of-state Fall freshmen Yes
    • Early decision plan Not Reported
    • Other early decision plan Not Reported
    • Transfer Yes
  • Test Scores Accepted
    • Test Average School Accepted 25th Percentile* 75th Percentile*
    • * 25th and 75th percentile is the score that 25/75 percent of students score at or below.

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition
    • In-state tuition *$15,657
    • Out-of-state tuition *$15,657
    • In-district tuitionN/A
    • * Tuition costs are based on a full academic year typically extending from September to June.
  • Fees
    • Full-time student feesNot Reported
    • Room and board *$8,595
    • Room only *$6,100
    • * Room and board charges vary according to board plan selected (i.e., 12-meal plan, 19-meal plan, etc.) and student level (freshman, sophomore, etc.)
  • Other Payment Considerations
    • Guaranteed tuition plan offeredYes
    • Tuition pre-payment planNo
    • Tuition payment plans offeredDeferred paymentsDeferred payments and Installments
    • Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuitionChildren of Alumni, Employees or children of employees

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Undergraduate Students1,841
    • Male Student Percentage57%
    • Female Student Percentage43%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic/Latino1.3%
    • Black or African American10.59%
    • White or Caucasian70.45%
    • American Indian or Alaska Native.11%
    • Asian.92%
    • Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander.22%
    • Two or more races4.89%
    • Unknown11.52%
  • Other Student Statistics
    • International BreakoutNot Reported
    • Out-of-state Students19% out-of-state student

Campus Life

  • Housing
    • College-owned housing available Yes
    • Housing Requirements Not Reported
    • Housing options Coed housing
    • Percentage of undergraduate students who live in college-owned housing 40%
  • Student Activities
    • Student-run campus newspaper No
    • Drama / theater group Yes
    • Student-run radio station No
    • Student-run television station No
    • Marching band No
    • Choral groups No
  • Student Services
    • Legal services No
    • Health clinic No
    • Personal / psychological counseling Yes
    • Women's center No
  • Student Organizations
    • Greek fraternities No
    • Greek sororities No
    • Local fraternities No
    • Local sororities No
    • Other organizations Not Reported
    • Most popular organizations American Society of Travel Agents (ASTA), MEDICS Club, Alpha Beta Gamma (ABG), Drama Club, Direct Connect
  • Campus Security and Safety
    • 24-hour emergency telephone / alarm services Yes
    • 24-hour patrols by trained officers Yes
    • Students patrols Not Reported
    • Late-night transport / escort services Not Reported
    • Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Yes
    • Other Not Reported


  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty117
    • Full-time Percentage62%
    • Part-time Percentage38%
    • Female Percentage47%
    • Male Percentage53%
    • Student:Faculty Ratio25:1 or 1,841 students to 73 faculty

Location & Contact

1111 McKee Road
Oakdale, PA 15071

Ms.Nancy Goodlin

Admissions Office Assistant

Phone: 412-809-5100
Fax: 412-809-5351
Email: goodlin.nancy@pti.edu

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