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About Pennsylvania College of Technology
  • Year of Foundation 1989
  • Size of Campus 984 acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 6,537
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 36%, 64%, 9%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $10,020 in-state, $13,050 out-of-state
  • Room and Board $8,250
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Less selective
  • Application Fee 50
  • Enrollment No. 6,427
Pennsylvania College of Technology is a special mission affiliate of The Pennsylvania State University, focused on applied technology, and is granted the benefits and responsibilities of The Pennsylvania State University as a state-related institution and an instrumentality of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Pennsylvania College of Technology is a public institution providing comprehensive, hands-on technical education at the baccalaureate and associate degree levels. Every member of our College community endeavors to create and sustain excellence in a student-centered environment that promotes personal growth, social awareness, a shared commitment to diversity, and lifelong learning, all of which help prepare our graduates for success.
Social Life And Activities
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Refer to: www. pct. edu/student_activities/organizations. htm
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of honor societies Refer to: www. pct. edu/student_activities/organizations. htm
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Number of on-campus international organizations N/A
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, other
  • Number of frats 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Open House; Spring Visitation; Fall and Spring Career Expo; Green Building Fair; Student Commencement Ceremonies; Webstock; Intramural Activities; Midnight Breakfast; Parent and Family Weekend; PowderPuff Football; Homecoming Dance; End-of-Year Residentia
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of sororities 0
  • Percent students who are frat members 0%
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
  • Other on-campus organizations 100%
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 0%
  • Distance to nearest bus Williamsport (1)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (80), Montoursville (10)
  • Distance to nearest train Philadelphia (100)
Student Housing
  • Number of students using college housing 23%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 14%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Type of housing provided for students other housing options (100%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 100%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 21
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles N/A
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
Campus Services
  • Library Facilities The College Library owns 80 electronic databases which includes on-line access to e-book sources; in addition, the College Library owns special collections including: 1) Teachers' Learning Center, 2) Popular Books, 3) the Cunningham Collection, and College
  • Number Of Microforms 12,631
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number of e-books N/A
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 93,297
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in some of the libraries (excluding computer labs), in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 1,500
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, day care, health service
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 12,387
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Counseling Services career, personal, academic
  • Museums Art Gallery
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi N/A
  • Number Of Subscriptions 835
  • OS of Wifi Network N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Computer Courses Yes
Student Employment and Career
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • Employed Students after 1 year 65%
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads N/A
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, interview training
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Bucknell University)
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Town