Rosedale Technical College in Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh, PA

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Rosedale Technical College offers 24-degree programs. Student-to-faculty ratio is 10:1. 95.4% are women, and 4.6% are men. The average annual total cost of attendance at Rosedale Technical College is 23372$, that is above national average. 65% of full-time Rosedale Technical College students completed their education program in 150 percent of time: graduation rate is above national average. Average salary after attending is $31,600, 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 Rosedale Technical College 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).


By Family Income

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

Family IncomeAverage cost
$0 - $30,000$21,879
$30,001 - $48,000$21,399
$48,001 - $75,000$23,192
$75,001 - $110,000$26,392



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Percent of students with financial aid


Types of financial aids


410 of Rosedale Technical College undergraduate students were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 93 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes Rosedale Technical College number 158 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in Pennsylvania.

Students at Rosedale Technical College awarded 5 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

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Living & meal

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

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Veteran Services Available

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Graduation Rate


Rosedale Technical College graduation rate is above the national average.

65% of full-time students enrolled for the first time to Rosedale Technical College 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 perception. 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 institutions.

Student Body

The student-to-faculty ratio at Rosedale Technical College 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.

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Students enrollment in distance education


In Rosedale Technical College 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 Rosedale Technical College 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

Rosedale Technical College offers 24 programs in total: 12 are for Associate's degree, 9 - 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 48 universities in Allegheny county, with one of the highest number of 2-year, but less than 4-year certificate. Rosedale Technical College is one of the few institutions in Allegheny that offers an Associate's degree program.


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.


Rosedale Technical College provides coursework for undergraduate students оnly.

In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 829 students with 24864 сredit hours for 12-month instructional activity period.

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Student Reviews and Ratings for Rosedale Technical College

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Great school and amazing instructors. Every instructor will go out of their way to make sure what ever questions you have is answered and will sit down with you if you have any kind of issues that are outside of school.

Source of the review: Google Places, Google Maps™

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Deciding to attend Rosedale Technical College for HVAC was one of the best decisions in my life. I now have a promising career in a field that is growing rapidly and needs well trained technicians. The entire staff is dedicated to providing the best training possible so that students are ready for work immediately following program completion. The director, Kara Chan, goes above and beyond to ensure that every student is put in position to succeed. The HVAC instructors are very knowledgeable and truly care about the success of each student. Tom Englert is able to take his 35 years of field experience and his passion for teaching to provide students with the opportunity to become top technicians at some of Pittsburgh’s largest HVAC companies. I highly recommend Rosedale for anybody that want to learn the trade and have a great career in HVAC.

Source of the review: Google Places, Google Maps™

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I had the opportunity to tour Rosedale and spend time with staff, instructors, and students today. WOW. I was beyond impressed with the opportunities, knowledge of the teachers, and genuine care that the staff takes with the students. The atmosphere felt like a big family, and I loved it!

Source of the review: Google Places, Google Maps™

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I highly recommend Rosedale Tech to individuals looking to better their future. I am apart of the trucking industry and have worked with Rosedale in multiple occasions, in my opinion they are one of the best CDL/Trade schools in the Tri-State area. They take pride in getting their students employed. I have drivers who graduated months ago and Rosedale still communicates with them, the relationship doesn't end after graduation.

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Very pleased with this school all around. The instructors knew their trade very well and employed different teaching styles depending on the student. The staff was always very friendly and helpful, especially toward Veterans. They always made sure I was receiving all my benefits. Facilities are clean and up to date. As the head operator of Heaven Sent Farms, I feel confident working on all my tractors, combines, and other heavy equipment because of the skills I acquired during my time at Rosedale.

Source of the review: Google Places, Google Maps™

Location & Website

Address: 215 Beecham Drive, Suite 2


Religious affiliation: Not applicable

Calendar system: Semester

General Phone Number: +4125216200

Institution is active in current year: 1

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