Pennsylvania College of Technology Pennsylvania College of Technology

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Four-Year college

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Pennsylvania College of Technology

Pennsylvania College of Technology is ranked among the top public colleges in the north and is one of the nation’s top 100 associate degree producers. As a special mission affiliate of Penn State committed to applied technology education, Penn College offers bachelor, associate, and certificate majors to nearly 6,000 students in more than 100 career fields ranging from manufacturing, design, transportation, and construction to hospitality, health, business, and natural resources. Business/industry connections, national corporate sponsors, small classes, industry-standard equipment, and faculty with work experience contribute to strong graduate placement rates.

Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping x 
Adult Health Nurse/Nursingx  
Aircraft Powerplant Technology/Technician x 
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions, Other x 
Applied Horticulture/Horticulture Operations, General x 
Architectural and Building Sciences/Technologyx  
Architectural Technology/Technician x 
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technicianx  
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician x 
Automotive Engineering Technology/Technicianx  
Avionics Maintenance Technology/Technicianx  
Baking and Pastry Arts/Baker/Pastry Chef x 
Building/Construction Site Management/Managerx  
Business Administration and Management, Generalxx 
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Otherx  
Cardiovascular Technology/Technologistx  
Child Care Provider/Assistant x 
Civil Engineering Technology/Technicianxx 
Commercial and Advertising Artxx 
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurancex  
Computer Programming/Programmer, Generalx  
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunicationsx  
Computer/Information Technology Services Administration and Management, Other x 
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician x 
Culinary Arts/Chef Training x 
Dental Hygiene/Hygienistxx 
Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician x 
Drafting/Design Engineering Technologies/Technicians, Other x 
Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technologies/Technicians, Otherx  
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician x 
Electrician x 
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) x 
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-Related Fields, Otherx  
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other x 
Forest Technology/Technician x 
Graphic Communications, General x 
Health and Medical Administrative Services, Otherx  
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, Other x 
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administratorx  
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician x 
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General x 
Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Engineering Technology/Technician x 
Heavy Equipment Maintenance Technology/Technician x 
Industrial and Product Designx  
Industrial Electronics Technology/Technician x 
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology x 
Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians, Otherx  
Landscaping and Groundskeeping x 
Legal Assistant/Paralegalxx 
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other x 
Lineworker x 
Machine Tool Technology/Machinist x 
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technicianxx 
Mason/Masonry x 
Mass Communication/Media Studies x 
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians, Other x 
Mechanical Engineering Related Technologies/Technicians, Otherx  
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technicianx  
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist x 
Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions, Otherx  
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other x 
Occupational Therapist Assistant x 
Physician Assistantx  
Plastics and Polymer Engineering Technology/Technicianxx 
Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician x 
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse x 
Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management/Managerx  
Restaurant/Food Services Management x 
Robotics Technology/Technician x 
Solar Energy Technology/Technician x 
Surgical Technology/Technologist x 
Surveying Technology/Surveying x 
Vehicle and Vehicle Parts and Accessories Marketing Operations x 
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Designx  
Welding Technology/Welder x 

Academic Life

Bachelor- and associate-degree and certificate majors combine hands-on experience with theory and management education. Degrees offered represent more than 100 career fields.

Campus Life

Offers more than 50 clubs and organizations, Greek life, leadership programs, campus events and intercollegiate and intramural athletics. On-campus housing accommodations for 1,700 students plus private, off-campus student housing near campus.

Facilities and Resources

Main campus is in Williamsport, (Northcentral Pennsylvania) just hours from Philadelphia, New York, Pittsburgh, and Washington D.C. Air service provided at Williamsport Regional Airport. Penn College operates an aviation facility at the airport, as well as separate facilities for instruction in natural resources and advanced automotive technologies.

Athletics / Sports

Students may participate in 12 intercollegiate varsity sports, six club sports, and 30 intramural sports.

Financial Aid / Tuition

Four out of five Pennsylvania College of Technology students receive some form of financial aid.


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