Brightwood Career Institute-Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Closed or stopped accepting new students in 2018. For more information check U.S. Department of Education closed schools page.

Brightwood Career Institute-Pittsburgh is one of the 61 private 2-year, for-profit colleges in Pennsylvania. Its campus is small in size and located in Pittsburgh. The institution offers only undergrad degree programs.

Every year 48% of students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their respective studies.

Overview

Campus LocaleLarge City
Campus SizeSmall
Student to Faculty Ratio11:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
Level2-year
TypePrivate
Business ModelFor-profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate61%

Nursing Programs Offered

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years 1 23

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Allegany College of Maryland - Bedford County Campus
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Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools
07/01/1967 - Current

Admission

100%

Acceptance Rate
The college has an open admission policy. However each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).

Cost to Attend

No Info Available

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 91% of Brightwood Career Institute-Pittsburgh's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 74% $3,684
Other Federal Grant 36% $390
State Grant & Scholarships 39% $3,249
Institutional Grant & Scholarships -- --
Federal Student Loans 85% $7,316
Private Loans 1% $6,716

$21,914

Average Net Price/year
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$22,299
$30,001 to $48,000$22,589
$48,001 to $75,000$26,541
$75,001 to $110,000$26,541
Over $110,000--

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Student Population

250

Undergrads

0

Graduates

160

Women

90

Men

100%

Full-time

0%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
45%
White
30%
Race/ethnicity unknown
17%
Hispanic
4%
Asian
2%
Two or more races
2%
Non-resident alien
0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Pennsylvania state board of nursing.

Brightwood Career Institute-Pittsburgh
933 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
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