Penn Commercial Business/Technical School
Penn Commercial Business/Technical School is one of the sixty-one private, for-profit 2-year colleges in Pennsylvania. The campus is located in a suburb, in Washington.According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 225 students attend the school. In the 2017 fall enrollment, 62 freshman students enrolled, and approximately 39 students returned for their sophomore year (which makes its freshman retention rate 63%). Every year 97% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.
Penn Commercial's in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $17,200, and fees were $2,800. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $17,200 and $2,800 respectively.
|Campus LocaleLarge Suburb|
|Number of Students225|
|Student to Faculty Ratio14:1|
|Is Admission OpenNo|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|On Campus Housing-|
Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)
|Number of Graduates|
|Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years||1||21|
Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools|
07/01/1960 - Current
Enrolled students test score (Fall 2017)
|Secondary school GPA Neither required nor recommended|
|Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended|
|Secondary school record Required|
|Completion of college-preparatory program Neither required nor recommended|
|Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended|
|Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Neither required nor recommended|
|TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Neither required nor recommended|
|Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Required|
In addition to the college's admission requirements each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).
Cost to Attend
In 2017-2018 academic year, 100% of Penn Commercial Business/Technical School's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.
|Students Receiving Aid||Average Amount/Student|
|Other Federal Grant||--||--|
|State Grant & Scholarships||67%||$1,614|
|Institutional Grant & Scholarships||--||--|
|Federal Student Loans||80%||$2,160|
$31,953Average Net Price
Average Net Price by Family Income
|Less than $30,000$31,410|
|$30,001 to $48,000$32,419|
|$48,001 to $75,000$33,366|
|$75,001 to $110,000$33,591|
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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Pennsylvania state board of nursing.