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Pittsburgh Vocational Schools, Trade Schools and Technical Schools

In Pittsburgh, you can enter a technical or vocational program to become certified for one of the many engineering, manufacturing, high-tech, and science careers. Pittsburgh also offers countless employment opportunities in medicine, hospitality, entertainment, and education. So regardless of your long-term career interests, there is almost certainly a degree, diploma, certificate or trade school specifically designed to meet your needs. Here's a look at the employment numbers for some of the Pittsburgh metropolitan area's top-hiring industries, from March 2009 as reported by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS):

Pittsburgh, PA: Careers and the Economy in a Top Technology Market

The Wall Street Journalwent so far as to nickname Pittsburgh "Roboburgh" because of its status as a leader in the science and technology industries. In this is booming city of more than 300,000 residents, the mean annual wage is $40.030. Pittsburgh is a great place start working towards that career with a degree, diploma, or certificate from one the many, top-notch trade schools. The healthcare positions available at the more than 20 major medical centers in the Pittsburgh region make this industry another very promising option when considering vocational programs. With vocational training in computer science, nursing, medical coding, information technology, or emergency services, you can look forward to some of these top careers, with 2008 median hourly wages from the BLS:

Whatever career path you choose in this city that's stayed at the forefront of innovation from the Industrial Revolution to the Information Age, there's sure to be a trade or technical school with a program for you.


Vocational Schools in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

This list also contains online schools that accept students from Pittsburgh
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University of Phoenix
At University of Phoenix, we believe everyone deserves access to higher education.
Family and Child Service Certificate, Graduate Project Management Certificate, M.S. in Administration of Justice and security/Global Homeland Security and more.
  • Online: Online, PA

Kaplan Career Institute
Give yourself a competitive edge with a degree from ICM School of Business & Medical Careers.
Diploma: Heating, Ventilation, A/C, and Refrigeration, Associate in Specialized Technology: Occupational Therapy Assistant, Diploma: Electrical Technician and more.
  • Pittsburgh: 933 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15222

The Art Institutes system of schools
With an education from an Art Institutes school, imagine what you could create.
Baking & Pastry (AS), Web Design (D), Web Design & Interactive Media (AS) and more.
  • Pittsburgh: 420 Boulevard of the Allies Pittsburgh, PA 15219

The Art Institute of Pittsburgh - Online Division
Helping creative minds bring their ideas to life.
Residential Planning (D), Photography (AS), Web Design (D) and more.
  • Pittsburgh: 1400 Penn Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15222

DeVry University
Five colleges of study.  One clear focus: Your career success. Earn the respect of employers with a degree you can earn on campus, online or both.
Associate - Web Graphic Design, Bachelor's-Accounting, Master's-Business Administration and more.
  • Pittsburgh: 210 Sixth Ave. Ste. 200 Pittsburgh, PA 15222
  • Chicago: Chicago, IL
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Argosy University
Welcome to Argosy University Argosy University offers doctoral, master's, and bachelor's degree programs to students through its seven colleges: Psychology and Behavioral Sciences, Business, Education, Health Sciences, Undergraduate Studies, The Art Institute of California and Western State College of Law as well as certificate programs in many areas.
Psychology (BA) (Online), Information Technology (BS) (Online), Business Administration (DBA) (Online) and more.
  • : , AZ

Empire Beauty Schools
Prepare for an exciting cosmetology career today at Empire Beauty Schools.
Teacher of Cosmetology, Cosmetology, and more.
  • West Mifflin: Century Sq. Mall, 2394 Mountainview Drive West Mifflin, PA 15122
  • Monroeville: 320 Mall Boulevard, The Plaza Monroeville, PA 15146
  • Pittsburgh: 4768 McKnight Road Pittsburgh, PA 15237

Ohio Christian University
Pursue your education at Ohio Christian University.
Master of Business Administration, Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) and more.
  • : , OH

University of Maryland at College Park
Study online with University of Maryland at College Park.
MBA - Finance, MBA - Information Systems & Business Analytics, MBA - Marketing and more.
  • : , MD

California University of Pennsylvania
Study online with California University of Pennsylvania.
MA in Social Science (Applied Criminology), Master of Science in Legal Studies: Law and Public Policy, MS: Sport Management Studies- Sport Management and more.
  • : , PA

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