Public 4 Year

Pennsylvania College of Technology

Williamsport, Pennsylvania

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Pennsylvania College of Technology overview
Location Williamsport, Pennsylvania
Online pct.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Setting Small City
Pennsylvania College of Technology overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad
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Pennsylvania College of Technology, located in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, is a public institution that evolved from a technical institute to a college with a strong focus on applied technology education. Known for its hands-on technical programs, the college offers a range of majors in fields such as engineering, health sciences, information technology, and manufacturing. With a campus that blends modern facilities with accessible green spaces, Penn College provides a dynamic learning environment. The institution has a history rooted in the Williamsport Technical Institute and subsequently, as an affiliate of The Pennsylvania State University. The college's setting in north-central Pennsylvania situates it within the scenic Susquehanna River Valley, approximately 170 miles northwest of Philadelphia. With a moderately selective admissions process, the college caters to a diverse student body. On-campus living is available with housing options that include traditional dormitories and apartment-style accommodations. Pennsylvania College of Technology is particularly noted for its strong emphasis on incorporating real-world experience into educational programming.

Pennsylvania College of Technology has an open admission policy which permits enrollment by any high school graduate or GED holding student.  3,479 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 762 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2022/2023, excluding room and board, is $15,450 plus fees of $2,490.


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Open Admission

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Annual Cost to Attend

Pennsylvania Resident Tuition

In State Costs for Pennsylvania College of Technology
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,549
Other Fees$2,490
Room and Board $12,130
Budget for Other Expenses$3,468
Total One Year Cost$35,087

Out of State Resident Tuition

Out of State Costs for Pennsylvania College of Technology
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,549
Other Fees$2,490
Room and Board $12,130
Budget for Other Expenses$3,468
Total One Year Cost$42,827

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Average Salary After 10 Years

$44,400 per year

Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate

42% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Pennsylvania College of Technology students
Subject Percent of Class
Engineering Technology 23%
Health Professions 22%
Mechanic and Repair Technologies 14%
Business 8%
Construction Trades 8%

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