Pinellas Technical College-Clearwater in Clearwater

Clearwater, FL

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Pinellas Technical College-Clearwater offers 99-degree programs and 33 via distance education. Student-to-faculty ratio is 10:1. 1 high safety campus. 65.6% are women, and 34.4% are men. 1% percents of international students. The average annual total cost of attendance at Pinellas Technical College-Clearwater is 12649$, that is at the level of national average. 26% of full-time Pinellas Technical College-Clearwater students completed their education in 150 percent of time: graduation rate is at the level of national average. Average salary after attending is $27,000, 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 Pinellas Technical College-Clearwater is a public and non-academic-year institution, so it’s net price represents the program with the largest enrollment at the institution for the length of the full program, regardless of program length, and it includes undergraduates who first enrolled at any time during the academic year and who pay in-state tuition and receive Title IV aid.


By Family Income

Depending on the federal state, or institutional grant and available, Pinellas Technical College-Clearwater students in your income bracket may pay more of less than the overall average costs.

Family IncomeAverage cost
$0 - $30,000$12,360
$30,001 - $48,000$13,124
$48,001 - $75,000$14,899
$75,001 - $110,000--

Student charges

Historical tuition and fees

Historical books and supplies cost

Student charges by the largest programs

The estimated cost of the Welding Technology/Welder (the 2d largest program, lasting 12 months) is $5,445 per year and $65,340 in total. Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician is the third largest program at Pinellas Technical College-Clearwater, and it takes a full-time student 24 months to complete. This one will cost $20,896 per year and $250,752 for the full completion. The 4th largest with 12 months length Culinary Arts/Chef Training will cost you $5,554 per year, $66,648 for the complete course.


Percent of students with financial aid


Types of financial aids


760 of Pinellas Technical College-Clearwater undergraduates were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 38 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes Pinellas Technical College-Clearwater number 133 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in Florida.

Students at Pinellas Technical College-Clearwater awarded 4 types of loans or aids, the biggest percent of students received a federal, state, local or institutional grant aid.

Salary After Attending


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

Students services


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


Percent indicator of undergraduates formally registered as students with disabilities

Undergraduate programs or courses are offered via distance education

Alternative tuition plans

Any alternative tuition plans offered by institution

Prepaid tuition plan

Prepaid tuition plan - a program that allows students or their families to purchase college tuition or tuition credits for future years, at current prices.

Graduation Rate


Pinellas Technical College-Clearwater graduation rate is below the national average.

26% of full-time students enrolled for the first time to Pinellas Technical College-Clearwater 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 account 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.

Student Body

The student-to-faculty ratio at Pinellas Technical College-Clearwater is 10:1, that means that for every 10 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



Number of international students


Percent of international students

Race/ethnicity breakdown


Students enrollment in distance education


In Pinellas Technical College-Clearwater the biggest percent of students are enrolled in on-campus courses.

Distance education location breakdown


Here are the students enrolled exclusively in distance education courses at Pinellas Technical College-Clearwater and grouped by their location. Distance education courses are the most popular for students located in Florida.

Campus Safety

The percentage of crimes on Pinellas Technical College - Clearwater Campus

The campus located by 6100 154Th Ave N address in Clearwater, Florida.


Pinellas Technical College - Clearwater Campus in comparison of all branches in the US. It is calculated as the average percent of crimes yearly by five years of data for every campus, based on an overall number of students studying there. The branch is a part of Pinellas Technical College-Clearwater with 0.32% of maximum crimes a year. The most often crimes detected on Pinellas Technical College - Clearwater Campus are forcible sex offense, aggravated assault, and burglary.

Academic Programs

Number of degree programs offered

Pinellas Technical College-Clearwater offers 99 programs in total: 57 are for 1-year, but less than-2-year certificate programs and 42 are less than 1-year certificate programs.

This is one of the lowest number of programs in comparison with other 414 universities in Florida state. Pinellas Technical College-Clearwater is one of the few institutions in Florida that offers a less than 1-year certificate program.


Number of degree programs offered via distance education

There are 33 distance learning programs that are provided in the Pinellas Technical College-Clearwater: 21 are for 1-year, but less than-2-year certificate programs and 12 are less than 1-year certificate programs.

Note, that programs offered via distance education might be fully online as well as partially online and require on-campus meetings. So explore each program to make sure you can commit.


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 Florida state average data to help you compare.


Pinellas Technical College-Clearwater provides coursework for undergraduate students оnly.

In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 932 students with 838493 сontact hours for 12-month instructional activity period.

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Address: 6100 154th Avenue North


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Calendar system: Continuous

General Phone Number: +72753871672006

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