Pennsylvania Gunsmith School: Ranking & Review

United States

Pennsylvania Gunsmith School Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)79790

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $50.

Pennsylvania Gunsmith School has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

Pennsylvania Gunsmith School Tuition

Pennsylvania Gunsmith School does not provide on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians4040
Grand Total4040

A total of 40 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Pennsylvania Gunsmith School.

Cip Title of the Largest Program - Gunsmithing/Gunsmith.
The total length of the largest program - 2496 hours.
Total length of the program in weeks, as completed by a student attending full-time - 62.

Graduation rate88%88%
  • Full-time retention rate - 94%

General info

Religious affiliationNot applicable
Mission StatementThe PGS mission is to help individuals achieve their career objectives through a progressive Gunsmithing Program by building skills in a planned and organized manner. Men and women will reach their potential and become skilled craftsman who utilize both their hands and mind. Graduates will become employed as a direct result of the training program by meeting a growing need for servicing firearms for law enforcement and security personnel, hunters and sportsmen.
Academic CalendarContinuous
Total FTE staff11
Instructional FTE5
Sector of institutionPrivate for-profit, 2-year
Control of institutionPrivate for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationNot applicable, not in Carnegie universe (not accredited or nondegree-granting)

Location and Contacts

Address812 Ohio River Blvd
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 15202-2637
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Large
City population301,000