Pennsylvania College of Technology

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2016 Undergraduate Tuition

$13,590

2.03% growth from 2015

2016 Average Net Price

$22,011

After Financial Aid

2015 Student Loan

9.95%

Default Rate

2016 Enrolled Students

5,446

84.2% Full-Time

2016 Graduation Rate

33.8%

104 Graduates

About

Pennsylvania College of Technology is a higher education institution located in Lycoming County, PA. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Pennsylvania College of Technology were Adult Health Nurse (64 degrees awarded), Construction Site Manager (39 degrees), and Other Engineering Technologies & Engineering-Related Fields (36 degrees).

In 2016, 1,519 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Pennsylvania College of Technology. 32.3% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 67.7% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were white (1,129 degrees), 4 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, unknown (282 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Pennsylvania College of Technology is $13,590, which is $790 more than the national average for Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges ($12,800).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Pennsylvania College of Technology is $13,590, which is $790 more than the national average for Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges ($12,800).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $22,011.

In 2016, 65% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 67% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$13,590

2016 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2016, the cost of tuition at Pennsylvania College of Technology was $13,590. The cost of tuition at Pennsylvania College of Technology is $790 more than than the overall (public and private) national average for Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges ($12,800).

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Average Net Price

$22,011

2016 Value

2.62%

1 Year Growth

In 2016 Pennsylvania College of Technology had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $22,011. Between 2015 and 2016, the average net price of Pennsylvania College of Technology grew by 2.62%.

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Other Student Expenses

$10,698

Room and Board

$1,400

Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Pennsylvania College of Technology was of $10,698 in 2016. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,400. The cost of room and board increased by 2.51% between 2015 and 2016. The cost of books and supplies did not change during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

65%

Of Undergraduates Receive Grants

67%

Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

65% of undergraduate students at Pennsylvania College of Technology received grants or loans in 2016. This represents a decline of 2.99% with respect to 2015, when 67% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.

9.95%

2015 Default Rate

191

Number of Defaults

In 2015 the default rate for borrower's at Pennsylvania College of Technology was 9.95%, which represents 191 out of the 1920 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Admissions

Pennsylvania College of Technology received N/A undergraduate applications in N/A, which represents a 0% annual growth. Out of those N/A applicants, N/A students were accepted for enrollment, representing a N/A% acceptance rate.

There were 5,446 students enrolled at Pennsylvania College of Technology in 2016, and N/A% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

Pennsylvania College of Technology has an overall enrollment yield of N/A%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

N/A%

Acceptance Rate in N/A

N/A

Accepted Out of N/A

In N/A, the undergraduate acceptance rate of Pennsylvania College of Technology was N/A% (N/A admissions from N/A applications). This is approximately the same as the acceptance rate of N/A, which was N/A%. Between N/A and N/A, the number of applicants stayed by N/A%, while admissions stayed by N/A%.

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SAT Scores

N/A%

Submission Percentage

N/A

Scores Submitted

N/A% of enrolled first-time students at Pennsylvania College of Technology in N/A submitted SAT scores with their applications.

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Enrollment

Pennsylvania College of Technology has a total enrollment of 5,446 students. The full-time enrollment at Pennsylvania College of Technology is 4,586 students and the part-time enrollment is 860. This means that 84.2% of students enrolled at Pennsylvania College of Technology are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Pennsylvania College of Technology, both undergraduate and graduate, is 88.5% White, 3.67% Hispanic or Latino, 3.2% Black or African American, 1.73% Two or More Races, 0.955% Asian, 0.202% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.0551% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at Pennsylvania College of Technology in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority White Male (60.5%), followed by White Female (27.9%) and Hispanic or Latino Male (2.42%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

84.2%

Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Pennsylvania College of Technology, both undergraduate and graduate, is 5,446 students. The full-time enrollment at Pennsylvania College of Technology is 4,586 and the part-time enrollment is 860. This means that 84.2% of students enrolled at Pennsylvania College of Technology are enrolled full-time compared with 44.9% at similar Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges.

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Retention Rate over Time

78%

2016 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Pennsylvania College of Technology was 78%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges (63%), Pennsylvania College of Technology had a retention rate higher than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    4,818

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    200

  3. Black or African American

    174

The enrolled student population at Pennsylvania College of Technology is 88.5% White, 3.67% Hispanic or Latino, 3.2% Black or African American, 1.73% Two or More Races, 0.955% Asian, 0.202% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.0551% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges is 47.2% White, 23.1% Hispanic or Latino, and 14.6% Black or African American.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 46 students (0.845%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2016, 537 fewer women than men received degrees from Pennsylvania College of Technology. The majority of degree recipients at Pennsylvania College of Technology are white (1,129 degrees awarded). There were 4 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, unknown (282 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Pennsylvania College of Technology is Adult Health Nurse (64 degrees awarded), followed by Construction Site Manager (39 degrees) and Other Engineering Technologies & Engineering-Related Fields (36 degrees).

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Pennsylvania College of Technology, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Engineering Technologies (362 degrees awarded), Construction (95 degrees), and Architecture and Related Services (44 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Pennsylvania College of Technology are Miscellaneous managers (109,988 people), Architects, except naval (100,712 people), Construction managers (48,327 people), Software developers, applications & systems software (31,264 people), and Designers (31,002 people).

The most specialized majors at Pennsylvania College of Technology are Engineering Technologies (362 degrees awarded), Construction (95 degrees), Architecture and Related Services (44 degrees), Mechanical Technologies (230 degrees), and Precision Production (50 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Pennsylvania College of Technology are Physicians & surgeons, Aircraft pilots & flight engineers, Chief executives & legislators, Personal financial advisors, and Sales representatives, services, all other

The most specialized majors at Pennsylvania College of Technology are Engineering Technologies (362 degrees awarded), Construction (95 degrees), Architecture and Related Services (44 degrees), Mechanical Technologies (230 degrees), and Precision Production (50 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Pennsylvania College of Technology are Architectural, engineering & related services (160,927 people), Construction (122,356 people), Computer Systems Design (54,645 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (40,216 people), and Management, scientific & technical consulting services (34,191 people).

The most specialized majors at Pennsylvania College of Technology are Engineering Technologies (362 degrees awarded), Construction (95 degrees), Architecture and Related Services (44 degrees), Mechanical Technologies (230 degrees), and Precision Production (50 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Pennsylvania College of Technology.

In 2016, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Pennsylvania College of Technology was Adult Health Nurse with 64 degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men

  1. 1,028

  2. 491

In 2016, 1,028 degrees were awarded to men at Pennsylvania College of Technology, which is 2.09 times more than the number of degrees awarded to females (491).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2016, 57 degrees were awarded to men at Pennsylvania College of Technology in Heavy Equipment Maintenance Technology, which is 14.3 times more than the 4 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2016, 58 degrees were awarded to women at Pennsylvania College of Technology in Dental Hygiene, which is 58 times more than the 1 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

32%

100% Completion Time

40%

150% Completion Time

In 2016, 32% of students graduating from Pennsylvania College of Technology completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 40% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 41% within 200%.

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Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.

Hispanic or Latino Female

Highest Graduation Rate (100%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Pennsylvania College of Technology is Female and Hispanic or Latino (100% graduation rate). Across all Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (67.2%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 0.962% of graduates (1 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    1,129 degrees awarded

  2. Unknown

    282 degrees awarded

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    38 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Pennsylvania College of Technology is white (1,129 degrees awarded). There were 4 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, unknown (282 degrees).

18.6% of degree recipients (282 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic

  1. White Male

    769 degrees awarded

  2. White Female

    360 degrees awarded

  3. Hispanic or Latino Male

    26 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Pennsylvania College of Technology is white male (769 degrees awarded). There were 2.14 times more white male recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white female (360 degrees).

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Operations

Pennsylvania College of Technology has an endowment valued at nearly $12.8M, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $282k (2.21%), compared to the 0.934% average return ($83.5k on $8.94M) across all Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges.

In 2015, Pennsylvania College of Technology had a total expenditure of $147M. Of that $147M, they spent $66.2M on salaries and $147M on benefits.

Pennsylvania College of Technology employs 118 Instructors, 88 Assistant professors, and 55 Associate professors. Most academics at Pennsylvania College of Technology are Male Instructors (85), Male Assistant professors(57), and Male Associate professors (35).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Pennsylvania College of Technology are: Service, with 164 employees, Office and Administrative Support, with 108 employees, and Management with 76 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$12.8M

2015 Endowment

6.48%

growth from 2014

Pennsylvania College of Technology has an endowment valued at about $12.8M, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The endowment of Pennsylvania College of Technology grew 6.48% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $3.86M higher than than the median endowment of Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

This line chart shows how the endowment at Pennsylvania College of Technology (in red) compares to that of some similar universities.

The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges: Mixed Baccalaureate/Associates Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts

  1. $2.91M - Federal

  2. $10.1M - State

  3. $0 - Local

As of 2015, Pennsylvania College of Technology received $2.91M in grants and contracts from the federal government, $10.1M from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Primary Expenses

Expenditure values can vary depending on whether the institution is public or private, and are not available for private-for-profit schools.

$66.2M

Salary Expenditure

$147M

Benefits Expenditure

In 2015, Pennsylvania College of Technology had a total expenditure of $147M. Of that $147M, they spent $66.2M on salaries and $147M on benefits.

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Expenditure by Category

This tree map shows all of the primary expenses of Research at Pennsylvania College of Technology as a share of total expenditure.

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Salary Expenditure

$66.2M

2015 Salaries

4.11%

growth from 2014

In 2015, Pennsylvania College of Technology paid a median of $66.2M in salaries, which represents 45.1% of their overall expenditure ($147M) and a 4.11% growth from the previous year. This is compared to a 4.24% growth from 2013 and a 1.47% decline from 2012.

The median for similar Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges is 3.29M (34.3% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$24.4M

Instructional Salaries

286

Number of Employees

In 2015, Pennsylvania College of Technology paid a total of $24.4M to 286 employees working as instructors, which represents 36.8% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $672k (20.4%) for similar Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Instructor

Most Common Instructor

118 Employees

Service

Most Common Non-Instructional Employee

164 Employees

In 2016, the most common positions for instructional staff at Pennsylvania College of Technology were Instructor with 118 employees; Assistant professor with 88 employees; and Assistant professor with 55 employees.

In 2016, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Pennsylvania College of Technology were Service with 164 employees; Office and Administrative Support with 108 employees; and Management with 76 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic

  1. Male Instructor

  2. Male Assistant professor

  3. Male Associate professor

In 2016, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Pennsylvania College of Technology was Male Instructor with 85 employees, Male Assistant professor with 57 employees, and Male Associate professor with 35 employees.

This chart shows the gender split between each academic rank present at Pennsylvania College of Technology.

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