New Castle School of Trades in New Castle

New Castle, PA

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Overview

New Castle School of Trades offers 40-degree programs. Student-to-faculty ratio is 22:1. Acceptance Rate is 100%. 95.9% are women, and 4.1% are men. The average annual total cost of attendance at New Castle School of Trades is 8806$, that is at the level of national average. 69% of full-time New Castle School of Trades students completed their education program in 150 percent of time: graduation rate is above national average. Average salary after attending is $32,200, so if you studied 2 years, you’ll get your funds back in less than 2 years.

Average Annual Cost

Average annual cost includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, and living expenses, minus the average grant/scholarship aid. Separate metrics have calculated for different institutions depends on calendar system and sector of the establishment (public or private).

The New Castle School of Trades is a private and academic-year institution, so it’s net price represents an average of all programs and includes only undergraduates who first enrolled in the fall term and receive Title IV aid. The total cost of attendance depends on whether undergraduates live on campus, off campus (not with family), or off campus (with family).

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$8,806
BELOW AVERAGE

By Family Income

Depending on the federal state, or institutional grant and available, New Castle School of Trades students in your income bracket may pay more of less than the overall average costs.

Family IncomeAverage cost
$0 - $30,000$8,685
$30,001 - $48,000$9,121
$48,001 - $75,000$9,491
$75,001 - $110,000$9,566
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Admission considerations

Required:

  • Secondary school record
  • TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

Recommended:

    Neither required nor recommended:

    • Secondary school GPA
    • Secondary school rank
    • Completion of college-preparatory program
    • Recommendations
    • Formal demonstration of competencies
    • Admission test scores
    • Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)

    Student charges

    Historical tuition and fees

    Historical books and supplies cost

    Student charges by the largest programs

    The estimated cost of the Electrician (the 2d largest program, lasting 15 months) is $25,531 per year and $306,375 in total. Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician is the third largest program at New Castle School of Trades, and it takes a full-time student 15 months to complete. This one will cost $26,119 per year and $313,425 for the full completion. The 4th largest with 15 months length Machine Shop Technology/Assistant will cost you $25,473 per year, $305,670 for the complete course.

    Finance

    Percent of students with financial aid

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    46%

    Types of financial aids

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    958 of New Castle School of Trades undergraduate students were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 80 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes New Castle School of Trades number 149 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in Pennsylvania.

    Students at New Castle School of Trades awarded 5 types of loans or aids, the biggest percent of students received a any financial aid.

    Salary After Attending

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    $32,200

    According to College Scorecard Data from U.S. Department of Education

    Students services

    Career

    Academic/career counseling service

    Employment services for students

    Living & meal

    Full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking students required to live on campus

    Institution provide on-campus housing

    Institution provides board or meal plan

    Veteran Services Available

    Services and programs are not available to veterans, military servicemembers, or their families

    Disability services

    3%

    Percent indicator of undergraduates formally registered as students with disabilities

    Does not offer distance education opportunities

    Alternative tuition plans

    Any alternative tuition plans offered by institution

    Tuition payment plan

    Tuition payment plan - a program that allows tuition to be paid in installments spread out over an agreed upon period of time, sometimes without interest or finance charges.

    Special learning opportunities

    Here are the learning opportunities available in New Castle School of Trades.

    Weekend/evening college

    Weekend/evening college allows students to complete courses and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.

    Graduation Rate

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    69%
    ABOVE AVERAGE

    New Castle School of Trades graduation rate is above the national average.

    69% of full-time students enrolled for the first time to New Castle School of Trades completed the education program and got a degree in 150 percent of the expected time of completion.

    The graduation rate value includes only programs that were completed less than six years for four-year degrees or less than three years for two-year degrees.

    Graduation rate is the percentage of institution’s new-entering, first-time, first-year undergraduate students who complete their program within 150% of the published time for the program. Graduation rate excludes a huge number of students. This index doesn’t take into consideration students of nontraditional enrollments - part-time students, students who enroll mid-year, and who transfer from one institution to another. So graduation rate alone can create a misleading picture. Completion rate in the form of total number of students receiving any types of awards/degrees creates a complete picture. Combining this data with graduation rate is a better way to compare educational institutions.

    Applying information

    Average number of admissions to one applicant

    1 : 1

    Average number of applicants to one enrolled

    1 : 1

    Admission considerations

    Required:

    • Secondary school record
    • TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

    Recommended:

      Neither required nor recommended:

      • Secondary school GPA
      • Secondary school rank
      • Completion of college-preparatory program
      • Recommendations
      • Formal demonstration of competencies
      • Admission test scores
      • Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)

      Acceptance Rate

      The percentage of students given offers out of all those that applied.

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      100%

      In comparison to National Average

      New Castle School of Trades acceptance rate is above national average.

      In comparison to state Average

      Average acceptance rate for institutions in state is 72%, so acceptance rate value is above state average for 28%.

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      100%
      ABOVE AVERAGE

      In comparison to an average acceptance rate in of colleges in $0 - $10k price range

      Average acceptance rate for all institutions in state in the same net price range is 71%, so New Castle School of Trades acceptance rate value is above state net price average for 29%.

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      100%
      ABOVE AVERAGE

      Admissions yield

      Of those that receive offers to enroll, this is the percent of students that actually do enroll. It is equal to the number of students that enroll divided by the number of accepted students multiplied by 100.
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      73%

      Total

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      73%

      Full time

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      0%

      Part time

      Retention rate

      Full-time retention rate

      79%

      Part-time retention rate

      0%

      The New Castle School of Trades full-time retention rate is 79% and part-time retention rate is 0%.

      Retention rate is the percentage of the institution's first-time first-year undergraduate students who continue at that institution the next year. E.g., full-time students who study in the fall semester and keep on studying in the same program next fall semester are counted in the retention rate.

      Retention rate is an important indicator: if it is high, it shows that school has quality curriculum, pleasant student environments and cultures as more students choose to continue their studies.

      Student Body

      The student-to-faculty ratio at New Castle School of Trades is 22:1, that means that for every 22 students the institution has one professor, lecturer or specialist with a degree in education. Lower student-to-faculty ratio is better - it means that professors can dedicate more time and attention to each student.

      Student-to-faculty ratio

      22:1
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      Men/Women

      Race/ethnicity breakdown

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      Students enrollment in distance education

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      In New Castle School of Trades the biggest percent of students are enrolled in on-campus courses.

      Distance education location breakdown

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      Here are the students enrolled exclusively in distance education courses at New Castle School of Trades and grouped by their location. Distance education courses are the most popular for students located in not reported location.

      Academic Programs

      Number of degree programs offered

      New Castle School of Trades offers 40 programs in total: 24 are for Associate's degree, 9 - for 1-year, but less than-2-year certificate programs, 4 - for 2-year, but less than 4-year certificate programs, and 3 are less than 1-year certificate programs.

      This is one of the lowest number of programs in comparison with other 394 universities in Pennsylvania state. New Castle School of Trades is one of the few institutions in Pennsylvania that offers an Associate's degree program.

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      Total credit/contact hours

      Here you can find the data on instructional activity in measured in total credit and/or contact hours delivered by institutions during a 12-month period. Also we shown the Pennsylvania state average data to help you compare.

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      New Castle School of Trades provides coursework for undergraduate students оnly.

      In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 567 students with 17000 сredit hours for 12-month instructional activity period.

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      Location & Website

      Address: 4117 Pulaksi Road

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      Religious affiliation: Not applicable

      Calendar system: Differs by program

      General Phone Number: +7249648811

      Institution is active in current year: 1

      Institution's internet website address: ncstrades.edu

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