Pittsburgh, PA (population: 305,708) has two automotive technology schools within its city limits. Rosedale Technical Institute, the highest ranked school in the city with an automotive technology program, has a total student population of 299. It is the 2066th highest ranked school in the USA and the 174th highest in the state of Pennsylvania (#1 is University of Pennsylvania).
Automotive Technology students from Pittsburgh schools who go on to become automotive engineers, automotive technicians, mechanics, automotive specialists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. Also, Automotive body and related repairers make on average $41,020 per year and there are about 133,290 of them employed in the US today.
Pittsburgh lies in Allegheny county, which is one of the 32 counties in Pennsylvania. Overall, the Pittsburgh area has 1,114,880 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.5% unemployment rate, $19.93/hr average worker wage, and a $41,450 average annual salary.
Of the 2 automotive technology schools in Pittsburgh, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Rosedale Technical Institute comes out as the most expensive ($14,592/yr) for automotive technology students, with Community College of Allegheny County as the lowest, reported at only $6,309/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Pittsburgh|
|New Wilmington||PA||-||1||66.0236||69||50.7 miles|
|Saint Clairsville||OH||-||2||11.9339||47||54.6 miles|
|New Philadelphia||OH||-||2||20.6614||41||77.2 miles|
|North Canton||OH||-||2||20.0373||113||80.5 miles|
|Bel Air||MD||-||2||17.834||59||84.3 miles|
|Cuyahoga Falls||OH||51,250||1||27.2194||16||95.1 miles|