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Dean Institute of Technology

Dean Institute of Technology is an Associate's college with 163 students located in Pittsburgh, PA.

Offers Associate Degrees, Open Admissions


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Student Life

Student Life

Student Body

Total Undergraduates 163
Gender 99% Male / 1% Female
Enrollment Breakdown 72% Full Time / 28% Part Time
Geography 98% In State / 2% Out of State / % International
Socio-Economic Diversity 69% of students received Pell Grants, which are provided by the U.S. government to students from middle and lower income families. It gives you an idea of a school’s socio-economic diversity.
Ethnic Diversity
White 71%
Black or African American 29%

Student Services

  • Academic Support Services: tutoring
  • Computer Services: computer center
  • Counseling Services: career counseling personal counseling placement services for graduates veteran's counselor
  • Facilities
  • Special Needs Services: wheelchair accessibility
  • Specialty Programs (ROTC, Accelerated Programs, Professional Development, etc.): cooperative education
  • Transfer In Services
  • Transfer Out Services



Popular Majors

Electrician (52%), Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Engineering Technology/Technician (47%)

Majors Offered


A program that prepares individuals to apply basic engineering principles and technical skills in support of engineers and other professionals engaged in developing and using air conditioning, refrigeration, ventilation, and heating systems. Includes instruction in principles of heating and cooling technology, design and operational testing, inspection and maintenance procedures, installation and operation procedures, and report preparation.

Job Opportunities:

Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters, All Other
All engineering technicians, except drafters, not listed separately.
Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers
Install or repair heating, central air conditioning, or refrigeration systems, including oil burners, hot-air furnaces, and heating stoves.


A program that prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to install, operate, maintain, and repair electric apparatus and systems such as residential, commercial, and industrial electric-power wiring; and DC and AC motors, controls, and electrical distribution panels. Includes instruction in the principles of electronics and electrical systems, wiring, power transmission, safety, industrial and household appliances, job estimation, electrical testing and inspection, and applicable codes and standards.

Job Opportunities:

First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers
Directly supervise and coordinate activities of construction or extraction workers.
Install, maintain, and repair electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures. Ensure that work is in accordance with relevant codes. May install or service street lights, intercom systems, or electrical control systems.
Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers
Install, program, maintain, or repair security or fire alarm wiring and equipment. Ensure that work is in accordance with relevant codes.
Signal and Track Switch Repairers
Install, inspect, test, maintain, or repair electric gate crossings, signals, signal equipment, track switches, section lines, or intercommunications systems within a railroad system.

Administration & Faculty

President Director James Dean
Accredited by Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges
Full-time Faculty 12
Student : Faculty Ratio 12 : 1
Faculty Gender (% Male : Female) 100 :
Percentage of Faculty Members
Non-Tenure Track Faculty 100




Selectivity Score: 22/100



Average Net Tuition

The average student pays $19,486 for tuition, fees, and other expenses, after grants and scholarships.

Household Income Real Cost
$0-$30K $19,886
$30K-$48K $22,046
$48K-$75K $22,796

Sticker Price

Total stated tuition is $13,000, in-state and on-campus, before financial aid.

On-Campus Off-Campus
Stated Tuition $13,000 Same as On-Campus
Fees $50 Same as On-Campus
Housing N/A $8,300
Books $1,715 $1,715
Total (before financial aid) $14,765 $23,065

Students Receiving Aid

72% of students receive some form of financial aid.

Undergrads Receiving Aid Average Aid Amount
Federal Loans 86% $8,200
Federal Scholarships/Grants 72% $4,219
Other Federal Grants 3% $2,600
Pell Grants 69% $4,300
State and Local Scholarships/Grants 26% $2,467
Student Loans 86% $8,200

Alumni and Outcomes

Alumni and Outcomes

Graduation Rates

90% of students graduated on time.

90% of students graduated in six years.

94% of full time students continued studying at this school after freshman year.



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