Philadelphia Technician Training: Ranking & Review

United States

Philadelphia Technician Training Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)17115318

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

Philadelphia Technician Training 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.

Philadelphia Technician Training Tuition

Philadelphia Technician Training does not provide on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Precision Production9191
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians6060
Grand Total151151

A total of 151 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Philadelphia Technician Training.

Cip Title of the Largest Program - Welding Technology/Welder.
The total length of the largest program - 900 hours.
Total length of the program in weeks, as completed by a student attending full-time - 26.

Graduation rate70%
  • Full-time retention rate - 72%

General info

Alternative namesPhiladelphia Technician Training Institute
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Mission StatementPhiladelphia Technician Training Institute (PTT) is a post-secondary school that seeks to create a challenging technology-based learning environment that is instructor led and hands-on. PTT encourages high expectations for success through development-appropriate technical instruction that allows for individual differences and learning styles to acquire technology skills and secure long-term employment in diverse industries. PTT's vision is consistent with The Pennsylvania STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) Initiative which seeks to dramatically increase the number of students (especially females, minorities and the underrepresented) entering STEM-related careers. Our school promotes a safe, orderly, caring, and supportive environment. We strive to have our students, faculty, and community members actively involved in our students learning process and employment opportunities. Opportunities are presented to recognize and use the student's gifts and talents that will serve the student in all aspects of life. The PTT's programs of study are designed to provide the strongest entry level training to students entering the workforce.
Academic CalendarDiffers by program
Total FTE staff49
Instructional FTE18
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, less-than 2-year
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationNot applicable, not in Carnegie universe (not accredited or nondegree-granting)

Location and Contacts

Address7446 D Ogontz Avenue
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19138-1324
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population1,581,000