Penn Commercial Business/Technical School: Ranking & Review

United States

Penn Commercial Business/Technical School Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance Rate95%96%95%
Enrolled undergraduates622141
Enrolled total (including graduate students)22582143

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $25.

Secondary school GPANeither required nor recommended
Secondary school rankNeither required nor recommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programNeither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresNeither required nor recommended
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Neither required nor recommended

Penn Commercial Business/Technical School Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.

Penn Commercial Business/Technical School does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$17,200$17,200
Fees for full-time undergraduates$2,800$2,800

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Health Professions and Related Programs5454
Construction Trades3131
Precision Production2323
Personal and Culinary Services2020
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1313
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians88
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services88
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields44
Grand Total161161

A total of 161 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Penn Commercial Business/Technical School.

Graduation rate97%93%99%
  • Full-time retention rate - 63%

General info

Alternative namesPenn Commercial
Penn Commercial Business/Technical School
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Mission StatementPenn Commercial's mission is to provide the best available instruction for individual needs in the shortest time possible and at the lowest practical cost. Our training is aimed at men and women who desire to prepare themselves for careers as well as those who desire to reenter the job market. Our educational philosophy recognizes the need for students to develop a foundation of related skills that will make them adaptable to an ever-changing job market and provide support for our students in achieving their career goals. We strive to provide quality programs that will prepare our students for the best available careers. We continuously study and evaluate student outcomes and institutional goal achievements and use these to improve our efforts for our students, staff, employers and the community.
Academic CalendarQuarter
Total FTE staff52
Instructional FTE32
Sector of institutionPrivate for-profit, 2-year
Control of institutionPrivate for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Career & Technical-High Traditional

Location and Contacts

Address242 Oak Spring Road
Washington, Pennsylvania, 15301-6822
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Large