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Largest Career Programs

The largest career programs at Pinellas Technical College-Clearwater is Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training. Its 2022 tuition and fees are $5,041 where the average tuition & fees of the Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training over all offered colleges is $14,963. The length of the program is 1350 contact hours ( or credit hours) and the average time to complete the program is 14 months.
The following table shows the 7 largest career programs with tuition, fees, and completion time for each program.
Tuition & Completion Time for 6 Largest Career Programs
ProgramTuition & FeesBooks & Supplies CostsProgram LengthAverage Completion Time Average Tuition Over Career Schools
1Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training $5,041$2,4361350 Contact Hours14 Months $14,963
2Welding Technology/Welder $4,407$1,0271050 Contact Hours12 Months $9,261
3Electrician $4,587$1,1271200 Contact Hours13 Months $10,612
4Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician $4,376$5,5121050 Contact Hours12 Months $9,260

Important Academic Statistics

Total 663 students are attending at Pinellas Technical College-Clearwater. There are 46 full-time faculty (instructional/teaching staffs) and 56 part-time faculty working for the school. The students to faculty ratio is 8 to 1 (12.50%). The number of non-teaching staffs is 81 (full-time) and 58 (part-time). The graduation rate at Pinellas Technical College-Clearwater is 39% and the retention rate is 55% at the school.
Key Academic Statistics
Student Population663
Graduation Rate39%
Number of Faculty102
Student to Faculty Ratio8 to 1

2022 Costs of Attendance

The 2022 tuition & fees at Pinellas Technical College-Clearwater is $5,041 . The amount is for the largest program and the tuition for other programs may differ from the average cost. It offers the alternative tuition plansprepaid payment plan, tuition payment plan, including prepaid payment plan, tuition payment plan.
53% of enrolled students have received grants and/or scholarships and the average amount of received financial aid is $3,027 (exclude student loans).
2022Tuition, Books & Supplies, and Living Costs
Tuition & Fees$5,041
Books & Supplies$2,436
Off-Campus Room & Board$23,288
Off-Campus Expenses$14,175
Average Financial Amount$3,027

Offered Degrees

Pinellas Technical College-Clearwater offers 26 career programs for 1 Year Certificate, 2 Years Certificate. The next table lists number of programs by offered program and online availability along with number of completers by certificate programs. Last year, 402 students have completed their career programs.
Offered Career Programs and Online Availability
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
1 Year Certificate82214
2 Years Certificate187188

Vocational Programs and Completers

The vocational programs at Pinellas Technical College-Clearwater are offered both in online and on-site education. Total 402 students have completed their vocational/technical programs last year.
  • 214 students have earned/completed 1 Year Certificate program.
  • 188 students have earned/completed 1-2 Years Certificate program.
1 Year Certificate1-2 Years Certificate
1 Year Certificate Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of Completers
Personal And Culinary Services 9 completers
Baking and Pastry Arts/Baker/Pastry Chef9
Work and Family Studies (4 completers) 157 completers
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0
Child Care and Support Services Management143
Child Care Provider/Assistant14
Construction Trades 0 completers
Mechanics and Repairers 35 completers
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair0
Communications Systems Installation and Repair Technology0
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician33
Medium/Heavy Vehicle and Truck Technology/Technician2
Precision Production Trades 3 completers
Precision Production Trades0
Welding Technology/Welder3
1-2 Years Certificate Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of Completers
Computer And Information Sciences (3 completers) 22 completers
Computer Programming, Vendor/Product Certification1
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design6
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications15
Personal And Culinary Services 17 completers
Personal And Culinary Services0
Culinary Arts/Chef Training12
Construction Trades 14 completers
Mechanics and Repairers 50 completers
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair0
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician24
Medium/Heavy Vehicle and Truck Technology/Technician12
Marine Maintenance/Fitter and Ship Repair Technology/Technician14
Precision Production Trades 38 completers
Precision Production Trades0
Machine Shop Technology/Assistant6
Welding Technology/Welder25
Cabinetmaking and Millwork7
Visual And Performing Arts 8 completers
Visual and Performing Arts0
Interior Design8
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences (4 completers) 29 completers
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary3
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training26
Business 10 completers
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping8
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science2

Enrollment Statistics

For academic year 2020-2021, total 663 students have enrolled into Pinellas Technical College-Clearwater. By gender, 418 male and 245 female students are attending the school.
There are 397 White (59.88%), 117 Black/African American (17.65%), 102 Hispanic (15.38%), 15 Asian (2.26%), and 134 students with other races. 5 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Student Population By Race/ethnicity
American Indian/Native American110
Black/African American1175166
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
Two More26197
Non-resident Alien514

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