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Pennsylvania (PA)

The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, often referred to as PA by natives and Northeasterners, is a state located in the Northeastern and Middle Atlantic regions of the United States. The state borders Delaware and Maryland to the south, West Virginia to the southwest, Ohio to the west, New York and a water border with Canada to the north, and New Jersey to the east. The state’s most populated city is Philadelphia.

Featured Pennsylvania Schools

Lincoln Tech

Since 1946, Lincoln Tech has been helping students achieve professional success through personalized career support and hands-on, job-specific education. Our in-depth training programs are designed to meet the changing needs of today’s tough job market, and cover a variety of fields, including: Health Sciences, Information Technology, Spa & Cosmetology, Automotive Technology, Welding, HVAC and Electrical.

What sets Lincoln Tech apart from other schools? Quite a few things, actually; our training programs emphasize experiential, interactive learning activities – that means you’ll do the job before you take the job. Plus, our Certificate, Diploma and Associate degree programs are designed to accelerate your entry into the job market by offering a shorter length of training, so you may be earning valuable on-the-job experience before many of your peers do.

But our strengths go beyond that. Our Lincoln instructors possess a combination of seasoned teaching skills, subject matter expertise and real world experience. Plus, we’ve built working partnerships with important industry contacts in your area. So when you graduate, we’ll help you find a good position and start your career off right.

When it comes to choosing a post-secondary educational institution, keep this in mind: our dedication to your success sets us apart from the competition – and the specialized, career-focused training you’ll receive at Lincoln will set you apart from yours. Lincoln Tech offers flexible daytime and evening programs to accommodate your busy schedule. Financial aid is available for those who qualify and Career Placement assistance is available upon graduation.

Campus
  • Allentown
Programs
  • Electrical/Electronics
  • Medical Assistant
  • Nursing (Practical)

Fortis Institute

Are you looking for a faster way to enter a new career you’ll enjoy?

Get personalized hands-on training for a new career with FORTIS

Acquire new skills for careers that are in demand in today’s job market.

Many programs are designed so our students have the opportunity to complete their education and get into the market faster than they usually would in a four-year school or community college.

Financial aid is available to those who qualify, and our financial aid staff is here to help you learn all you need to know to apply.

Many programs offer day and evening programs, so you can pick the schedule that best fits your lifestyle.

Campus
  • Erie
  • Scranton
Programs
  • Dental Assisting
  • Business Administration/Marketing and Management
  • Welding
  • Cosmetology
  • HVACR
  • Medical Assisting
  • Practical Nursing
  • Computer Career - Networking
  • Criminal Justice
  • Construction Management
  • Medical Billing and Coding
  • Patient Care Technician
  • Massage Therapy

McCann School of Business & Technology

You’ll Love Our Flexible Program Options

Not everyone can devote an entire day to classwork. Some students work full- or part-time jobs while others have children and families to care for. We realize that life can be busy and hectic, so we developed flexible programs that allow students to attend classes at times that are convenient for them.

If you’re looking for flexible career programs, look no further than McCann. We can help you earn an ASB/AST Degree or Diploma without giving up your job or sacrificing time with your family.

Campus
  • Lewisburg
Programs
  • Surgical Technology - Associate in Specialized Technology
  • Medical Billing and Coding - Diploma
  • Professional Massage Therapy - Associate in Specialized Business
  • Medical Laboratory Technician - Associate of Specialized Technology
  • Electronic Health Records - Associate in Specialized Business
  • Massage Therapy - Diploma
  • Criminal Justice - Associate in Specialized Business
  • Business Administration - Associate in Specialized Business
  • Medical Clinical Assistant - Diploma
  • IT Support Specialist - Associate in Specialized Technology
  • Medical Assisting - Associate in Specialized Business

All-State Career

All State Career

At the All-State Career Schools, we’ve designed our programs to be relevant in today’s job market. We coordinate with employers to understand their needs for trained employees, and our educators work hard to develop students who graduate from our vocational schools to be prepared to contribute from day one. Our experienced instructors believe in the benefits of hands-on experience, which is why you can have the opportunity to work with the same tools, equipment, and techniques you’ll be expected to use in the field.

Financial Aid

Financing your education can be stressful without the right help. The Financial Aid Office is available to assist students with a variety of tuition payment plans.

Company Training

All-State offers training solutions for companies that are seeking to train current employees in the transportation and distribution industries. Our training programs are designed to provide the quality of comprehensive training with flexibility for the company and its employees. Training programs can be designed for small and large groups and can be conducted at your site or our facility.


All-State Career School in Essington, PA is institutionally accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges:

Accrediting Commission of Career Schools & Colleges (ACCSC)
2101 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 302
Arlington, VA 22201
(703) 247-4212
www.accsc.org

ACCSC is an accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

All-State Career School in Essington, PA is licensed as a specialized degree and diploma granting institution by the:

State Board of Private Licensed Schools
Pennsylvania Department of Education
333 Market Street, 12th Floor
Harrisburg, PA 17126-0333
Main Information Number: (717) 783-8228
Fax (717) 772-3622
Website: www.education.pa.gov

All-State Career School in Essington PA, has obtained the Certificate of Accreditation for its Emergency Medical Services Programs by the:

Pennsylvania Department of Health
625 Forster Street
Harrisburg, PA 17120
Main Information Number: 1-877-724-3256

All-State Career School’s Paramedic Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (www.caahep.org) upon the recommendation of the Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP).

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
1361 Park Street
Clearwater, FL 33756
Main Information Line: 727-210-2350
www.caahep.org

All-State Career School’s Expanded Functions Dental Assistant Program has been reviewed by the Pennsylvania State Board of Dentistry and the program meets the Board’s regulations for the training of EFDAs. Graduates of the Expanded Function Dental Assistant Program are eligible to take the Dental Assisting National Board’s (DANB) Radiation Health and Safety (RHS), and the Infection Control Examination (ICE) Examinations.

Pennsylvania State Board of Dentistry
P.O. Box 2649
Harrisburg, PA 17105-2649
Phone: (717) 783-7162
Fax: (717) 787-7769
St-DENTISTRY@pa.gov

All-State Career School in Essington, PA is approved by The Federal Department of Education to participate in Title IV Funding Programs.

Campus
  • Essington
Programs
  • Medical Assisting
  • Expanded Functions Dental Assisting
  • Medical Billing & Coding
  • Paramedic
  • HVAC
  • Emergency Medical Technician

Elmira Business Institute

Take the fast track to your future at Elmira Business Institute!

Learn how you can get the training you need to begin a rewarding career in a field of high-demand. Complete and submit the form and one of our Admissions Representatives will be in touch soon to tell you more.

Advantages offered by Elmira Business Institute include:

  • Financial aid available for those who qualify
  • Accelerated, career-centered training in a wide range of industries
  • Flexible scheduling
  • Tuition planning
  • Lifetime career assistance
  • Two convenient campus locations

Complete one of EBI’s Certificate Programs:

  • Business
  • Accounting
  • General Business
  • General Office Assistant
  • Small Business Management
  • Medical
  • Medical Assistant
  • Medical Coding and Billing
  • Medical Office Assistant

Earn your Associate Degree:

  • Business
  • Accounting
  • Business Administration
  • Office Technologies
  • Medical
  • Medical Assistant
  • Medical Coding and Reimbursement Specialist

EBI holds Accreditation through New York State Board of Regents, the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS) and the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP).

EBI is proud to support our country’s veterans and has been approved for veterans benefits.

Campus
  • Vestal
Programs
  • Certificate - Medical Billing and Coding
  • Associate - Medical Office Technologies
  • Associate - Business Administration with Small Business Management
  • Associate - Medical Billing and Reimbursement
  • Associate - Accounting

Automotive Training Center

For 100 years, Automotive Training Center, also known as ATC has trained hard working students to become automotive industry professionals. From the schools beginnings in 1917, to the two multi-million dollar campuses in Exton and Warminster, Pa, we have maintained our standing as one of the Philadelphia area’s well respected technical schools. When it comes to providing students with a real world learning experience, check us out…we are Automotive Training Center.

When you graduate from one of our career training programs; Automotive Technology, Automotive & Hi-Performance Technology, Automotive & Diesel Technology, Collision Reconditioning Technology and Marine Service Technology*, you may qualify to work in career positions such as:

  • Automotive Service Technician
  • Service Advisor /Parts Counterperson
  • Auto Restoration Technician
  • Collision Repair Technician
  • Custom Painter
  • Performance Engine Rebuilder
  • Marine Service Technician*
  • Auto Insurance Appraiser / Adjuster
  • Diesel Engine Technician
  • Power Generator Technician

And more!!

You can start your career moving ahead by completing the information on the attached form. Our admissions representative will contact you to answer any questions you may have and explain to you how to get started training on the career of your dreams.

*Warminster campus only

Campus
  • Warminster
  • Exton
Programs
  • Automotive & Diesel Technology
  • Automotive & Hi-Performance Technology
  • Collision Reconditioning Technology
  • Automotive Technology
  • Automotive Technology - Evening
  • Marine Service Technology

Cortiva Institute

A Rewarding Career in Massage Therapy Starts Here… Classes Start Soon

Do you want a career that offers the satisfaction of helping people and a work environment that is positive and exciting? With the education you will receive at the Cortiva Institute, that career can be yours.

Massage therapy is a flexible and rewarding career in which you not only take care of others – you also take care of yourself. You can work in a resort spa, cruise ship, medical office, sports clinic, destination spa, or a day spa close to home. You can even start your own private practice.

Why choose the Cortiva Institute York Campus?

  • A diploma in as little as 7 1/2 months
  • Convenient Day and Night classes that fit your life
  • 1,000s of jobs available across the country
  • Support in finding a career that gives you joy
  • Accomplished instructors and faculty to guide your development
  • Financial aid available for those who qualify
  • Accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC)

Thousands of New Job Opportunities Every Year

Cortiva’s National Career Services Department has developed a worldwide network of thousands of employers, which generates an average of more than 5,000 new job opportunities nationwide for Cortiva graduates each year!

Of course, your success ultimately depends on you. The Cortiva Institute cannot guarantee employment or salary. But our career services assistance starts when you are a student and does not stop even after you graduate. From your first job to your last in the industry – whether you need help tomorrow or ten years from now – we’re here to help you succeed.

Cortiva Institute

York Campus (formerly Baltimore School of Massage York Campus)
170 Red Rock Road
York, PA 17406

Campus
  • York
Programs
  • Professional Massage Therapy Program

Career Step

Career Step, a leading online school, focuses on helping students quickly gain the career skills they need to succeed in rapidly growing industries. With 20 years of experience, the school has trained over 70,000 students in the United States and internationally and offers programs in the allied health, administrative services, and technology industries. Career Step’s training programs are offered entirely online, and the school is committed to helping each enrolling student graduate and successfully transition to a rewarding career.

Career Step training offers you the following benefits:

  • Affordably priced programs that prepare you to earn a good living
  • Flexible online training that lets you learn on your schedule
  • One-on-one instructor access throughout the course
  • Graduate resources to help you turn your education into a job

Campus
  • Career Step
Programs
  • Medical Transcription Editor - Certificate
  • Medical Assistant- Certificate
  • Professional Medical Coding & Billing - Certificate

Grand Canyon University

Grand Canyon University

Online – Now Enrolling!

Grand Canyon University’s reputation for academic excellence has been built over decades; our strengths are what set us apart from our competition.

Founded in 1949, we are a university with a rich history of academic excellence, but with our continued growth and expansion, we are also pioneers in delivering private, Christian education in an affordable way.

As we continue to build upon our rich history, having a strong image helps us convey our strengths, our uniqueness and the spirit of our institution.

GCU offers online based degree programs within a dynamic learning environment for both traditional students as well as working professionals:

  • Business and Management
  • Nursing and Health Care
  • Teaching and School Administration
  • Psychology and Counseling
  • Theology and Ministry
  • Performing Arts and Creative Design
  • Medical Studies and Athletic Sciences
  • Criminal, Political and Social Sciences
  • Engineering and Technology
  • Language and Communications

Our courses are appropriately sized for each content area and offer engaging interaction with classmates as well as individual attention from instructors who care about your success.

GCU is also experiencing an exciting time of campus expansion new dorms, classrooms, a student recreation center, food court and bowling alley. The main attraction is GCU’s new 7,000-seat Arena that is home to our men’s and women’s basketball teams and also hosts other events such as concerts and world-renowned Christian speakers.

As a regionally accredited university, GCU is consistently ranked among top colleges offering online courses by noteworthy sources including Fortune Small Business, Online Education Database (OEDb) and more.

Grand Canyon University has been accredited by The Higher Learning Commission continually, since 1968. Grand Canyon University obtained its most recent 10-year reaccreditation in 2007. The Arizona State Board for Private Postsecondary Education licenses Grand Canyon University in Arizona.

Talk to a helpful admissions advisor by filling out the form today!
In addition, the university has obtained the following specialized accreditations and approvals for our core program offerings: Accreditation Council Business Schools and Programs, Arizona State Board of Education, Arizona Department of Education, Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education and Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education. For a full report on all accreditation information, please click here. For program disclosures, please click here.

The Higher Learning Commission
230 S. LaSalle St., Suite 7-500
Chicago, Illinois 60604-1411
http://hlcommission.org/

Campus
  • Online
Programs
  • B.S. in Nursing (Registered Nurse - R.N. to B.S.N)

McCann School of Business & Technology

You’ll Love Our Flexible Program Options

Not everyone can devote an entire day to classwork. Some students work full- or part-time jobs while others have children and families to care for. We realize that life can be busy and hectic, so we developed flexible programs that allow students to attend classes at times that are convenient for them.

If you’re looking for flexible career programs, look no further than McCann. We can help you earn an ASB/AST Degree or Diploma without giving up your job or sacrificing time with your family.

Campus
  • Online
Programs
  • Paralegal - Associate of Occupational Studies
  • IT Support Specialist - Associate of Occupational Studies
  • Criminal Justice - Associate of Occupational Studies