Trade Schools in Pennsylvania

For academic year 2019-2020, 101 trade schools are active in Pennsylvania. We online include less than 2 years colleges (both for-profit and not-for-profit schools) offering 1 year and/or 1-2 years certificate programs.
  • The 2020 average tuition & fees of trade schools in Pennsylvania is $16,174. The amount is the average over all vocational programs and it may vary by area of study and program length.
  • Total 8,303 students have enrolled in trade schools in Pennsylvania.
  • The average students to faculty ratio of Pennsylvania trade schools is 13.32 to 1.
  • The average financial aid amount received at trade schools in Pennsylvania is $4,629.
  • The average graduation rate is 70.27% in Pennsylvania trade schools.

101 Trade Schools in Pennsylvania Comparison Table

College NameTuition & FeesStudent PopulationOnline Student PopulationGraduation RateNumber of Programs OfferedFinancial Aid AmountStudents to Faculty Ratio
Jolie Hair and Beauty Academy-Hazleton
Hazleton, PA
$18,38463-43%3$3,83212 to 1
All-State Career School
Essington, PA
$10,820316-47%2$3,54320 to 1
The Beauty Institute
Allentown, PA
$17,10031-75%4$4,4144 to 1
Altoona Beauty School Inc
Altoona, PA
$15,02540-76%4$5,0698 to 1
The Beauty Institute-Ambler
Ambler, PA
$17,100104-70%3$4,7137 to 1
Bucks County School of Beauty Culture Inc
Feasterville, PA
$15,99967-94%4$2,90510 to 1
Butler Beauty Academy
Butler, PA
$13,80026-83%4$5,5159 to 1
Empire Beauty School-Lebanon
Lebanon, PA
$17,00042-56%2$4,14121 to 1
Empire Beauty School-York
York, PA
$17,000113-43%2$4,00822 to 1
Empire Beauty School-Lancaster
Lancaster, PA
$17,00083-57%2$3,90318 to 1
Empire Beauty School-Shamokin Dam
Shamokin Dam, PA
$17,00057-64%2$4,33617 to 1
Empire Beauty School-Pottsville
Pottsville, PA
$17,00048-79%2$4,56618 to 1
Empire Beauty School-Lehigh Valley
Whitehall, PA
$17,00093-65%4$3,57619 to 1
Empire Beauty School-Wyoming Valley
Moosic, PA
$17,000137-61%2$3,93134 to 1
Empire Beauty School-Warminster
Warminster, PA
$17,00021--2$4,0618 to 1
Empire Beauty School-Harrisburg
Harrisburg, PA
$17,000114-53%2$3,98824 to 1
Empire Beauty School-Reading
Reading, PA
$17,000101-67%2$4,20216 to 1
Empire Beauty School-NE Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA
$17,00098-68%2$4,23429 to 1
Jolie Hair and Beauty Academy-Wilkes-Barre
Wilkes Barre, PA
$1,085101-58%3$3,55810 to 1
Butler Beauty Academy-Kittanning Beauty Academy
Kittanning, PA
$13,80010-86%4$4,71310 to 1
Lancaster School of Cosmetology & Therapeutic Bodywork
Lancaster, PA
$12,600202-80%5$3,34417 to 1
Lansdale School of Cosmetology Inc
Lansdale, PA
$16,12546-27%3$4,16811 to 1
Levittown Beauty Academy
Levittown, PA
$15,00077-83%3$2,46713 to 1
Ohio Valley Hospital School of Nursing
McKees Rocks, PA
$20,27580-80%1$9,93511 to 1
Cortiva Institute-King of Prussia
King of Prussia, PA
$12,401128-80%1$1,70930 to 1
Beaver Falls Beauty Academy
Beaver Falls, PA
$16,60026-91%3$6,1719 to 1
The Salon Professional Academy-Altoona
Altoona, PA
$14,30071-82%3$4,43411 to 1
Schuylkill Technology Center
Frackville, PA
$15,89570-97%4$10,44610 to 1
Sharon Regional School of Nursing
Sharon, PA
$16,21614-85%1$4,6602 to 1
South Hills Beauty Academy
Pittsburgh, PA
$15,85090-99%4$3,6848 to 1
St Lukes Hospital School of Nursing
Bethlehem, PA
$12,626157--1$4,4387 to 1
The Beauty Institute
Stroudsburg, PA
$17,10032-76%3$4,5555 to 1
Venus Beauty Academy
Sharon Hill, PA
$18,75088-63%4$3,27524 to 1
Welder Training and Testing Institute
Allentown, PA
$10,87566-89%2$6,00215 to 1
Career Technology Center of Lackawanna County
Scranton, PA
$14,80059-68%1$4,2169 to 1
Fayette County Career & Technical Institute Practical Nursing Program
Uniontown, PA
$9,92588-76%1$6,18215 to 1
Franklin County Career and Technology Center
Chambersburg, PA
$15,95074-38%1$5,01110 to 1
Greene County Career and Technology Center
Waynesburg, PA
$21,10019-67%1$3,47410 to 1
Wilkes-Barre Area Career and Technical Center Practical Nursing
Wilkes Barre, PA
$21,000165-43%1$4,17015 to 1
Mercer County Career Center
Mercer, PA
$16,25016-55%1$3,66516 to 1
Butler Beauty Academy-New Castle Beauty Academy
New Castle, PA
$13,80021-72%4$5,19111 to 1
Western Area Career & Technology Center
Canonsburg, PA
$16,265104-67%1$4,05716 to 1
Eastern Center for Arts and Technology
Willow Grove, PA
$15,45055-100%1$4,1424 to 1
Empire Beauty School-Center City Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA
$17,000300-28%2$4,07926 to 1
Greater Altoona Career & Technology Center
Altoona, PA
$15,910320-81%33$4,9745 to 1
DCI Career Institute
Monaca, PA
$13,04543-76%4$5,73816 to 1
Central Susquehanna Intermediate Unit LPN Career
Lewisburg, PA
$19,06783-70%1$4,92211 to 1
Jean Madeline Aveda Institute
Philadelphia, PA
$19,080275-77%3$4,32814 to 1
Empire Beauty School-Hanover
Hanover, PA
$17,00074-77%2$3,96619 to 1
Prism Career Institute-Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA
$26,58277-62%1$3,55630 to 1
York County School of Technology-Adult & Continuing Education
York, PA
$16,675149-69%16$5,76610 to 1
Chester County Intermediate Unit
Downingtown, PA
$21,305111-67%1$4,29713 to 1
Jefferson County Dubois Area Vocational Technical Practical Nursing Program
Reynoldsville, PA
$14,65021-73%1$4,2998 to 1
Greater Johnstown Career and Technology Center
Johnstown, PA
$17,850209-81%15$4,83610 to 1
Mifflin County Academy of Science and Technology
Lewistown, PA
$14,89952-90%1$3,59615 to 1
Lenape Technical School Practical Nursing Program
Ford City, PA
$16,980134-68%1$4,52211 to 1
Venango County Area Vocational Technical School
Oil City, PA
$16,59862-48%1$4,99113 to 1
Lebanon County Area Vocational Technical School
Lebanon, PA
$14,600192-62%24$3,8524 to 1
Indiana County Technology Center
Indiana, PA
$18,43385-82%18$5,3302 to 1
Northern Tier Career Center
Towanda, PA
$14,93035-44%1$5,35715 to 1
Clarion County Career Center Practical Nursing Program
Shippenville, PA
$14,25043--1$3,65011 to 1
Hazleton Area Career Center
Hazle TWP., PA
$17,59015-56%1$4,8598 to 1
All-State Career School-Pittsburgh
West Mifflin, PA
$10,820264-59%3$3,66115 to 1
Forbes Road Career and Technology Center
Monroeville, PA
$2,9659-100%24$2,18910 to 1
Crawford County Career and Technical Center Practical Nursing Program
Meadville, PA
$16,90026-56%1$5,24115 to 1
Empire Beauty School-Monroeville
Monroeville, PA
$17,00091-61%2$4,03423 to 1
Clearfield County Career and Technology Center
Clearfield, PA
$17,06061-78%16$4,65310 to 1
Delaware County Technical School-Practical Nursing Program
Broomall, PA
$17,14843-63%1$8,63510 to 1
L T International Beauty School
Philadelphia, PA
-19----8 to 1
Huntingdon County Career and Technology Center
Mill Creek, PA
$15,47243-78%1$8,01114 to 1
Susquehanna County Career and Technology Center
Springville, PA
$15,99565496%12$4,4213 to 1
Empire Beauty School-West Mifflin
West Mifflin, PA
$17,00055-52%2$4,68913 to 1
PITC Institute
Wyncote, PA
$35,025206-23%2$2,92813 to 1
Precision Manufacturing Institute
Meadville, PA
$15,66231-85%4$7,4255 to 1
Chambersburg Beauty School
Chambersburg, PA
$20,20560-59%4$2,87915 to 1
Empire Beauty School-North Hills
Pittsburgh, PA
$17,00079-45%2$4,46811 to 1
CDE Career Institute
Tannersville, PA
$11,36973-80%3$4,60224 to 1
Education and Technology Institute
Greensburg, PA
$5,100---2--
Somerset County Technology Center
Somerset, PA
$13,75062-71%19$4,0134 to 1
Metro Beauty Academy
Allentown, PA
$17,450148-100%4$4,76116 to 1
Empire Beauty School-Springfield
Springfield, PA
$17,000127-49%2$4,27717 to 1
Harris School of Business-Upper Darby Campus
Upper Darby, PA
$13,890206-40%2$4,58712 to 1
Bella Capelli Academy
Monroeville, PA
$16,950212-79%2$5,45717 to 1
Cortiva Institute-York
York, PA
$15,10065--1$2,17430 to 1
Berks Career & Technology Center
Leesport, PA
$15,13050-83%33$5,0452 to 1
Barber School of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA
$17,40578-41%1$2,51013 to 1
Divine Crown Barber & Beauty Academy
Harrisburg, PA
$17,77543-88%6$4,3208 to 1
Champ's Barber School
Lancaster, PA
$18,10027-58%1$4,03120 to 1
Philadelphia Technician Training
Philadelphia, PA
$18,200170-58%3$5,3059 to 1
Fountain of Youth Academy of Cosmetology
Mars, PA
$18,24826-100%5$3,8478 to 1
Empire Beauty School-Cheltenham
Wyncote, PA
$17,000119-43%1$4,05825 to 1
Professional Academy of Cosmetology
Norristown, PA
$12,3505-67%4$5,9205 to 1
Premier Barber Institute
Norristown, PA
$16,35563-77%3$4,90616 to 1
American Barber Academy
Reading, PA
$18,19044-72%2$3,71514 to 1
European Medical School of Massage
Sinking Spring, PA
$12,79217-100%1$8,50413 to 1
Lehigh Valley Barber School
Bethlehem, PA
$20,92523--1$10,32711 to 1
Central Pennsylvania Diesel Institute
Liverpool, PA
$20,000--100%1--
PMCA Pittsburgh Multicultural Cosmetology Academy
Pittsburgh, PA
$15,200--100%3--
Health and Technology Training Institute
Philadelphia, PA
$18,385--100%1--
Falcon Institute of Health and Science
Bethlehem, PA
$24,584--100%1--
West Virginia Junior College-United Career Institute
Irwin, PA
$12,184---2--
Average$16,1748,303470%-$4,62913 to 1