Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science Inc
Pittsburgh, PA 15206-3706

Overview

Type 2 year
Control Private
Business model Not for Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Differs by program
Total enrollment 317
Religious affiliation None
Student to faculty ratio 18:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
No
Academic
Occupational
No
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
No
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
No
Weekend/evening classes
No
Study abroad
No
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
No
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

67%
Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science Inc is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 144 applications and 96 students were granted admission. Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science Inc is at the #35 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 168 2 year colleges in the U.S.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.

Application Fee

$50
Undergrad students
Learn more about admission requirments

Tuition & Fees

Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science Inc calculates tuition for each program it provides using clock hours or credit hours. In 2016-2017 academic year, the combined tuition and fees to attend a program that takes one year to complete was $21,525 (24.7% cheaper than the national average tuition of a typical 2 year private institution)

Follow the link below to learn more about cost of the largest programs offered by the institution.

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Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $18,858
$21,525
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $28,579
$21,525
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $28,579
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 58% of Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science Inc's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 21% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,646 (which is 5% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science Inc in 2016-2017, was 32, which is 45% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $10,314 (which is 58% above the national average.)

$4,646
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,423
$10,314
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $6,526
58%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 87%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science Inc has enrolled a total of 317 students (139 students full-time and 178 on a part-time basis). The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 51% men and 49% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 165 students for distance studies.

317
Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

White: 87%

Black/African American: 11%

Hispanic: 1%

Two or more races: 0%

Asian: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 1 largest majors offered at Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science Inc.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Personal And Culinary Services 90% 351 91

Graduation & Dropout Rates

82%
Graduation rate
national average: 58%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science Inc full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

6%
Still enrolled
13%
Dropout rate
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Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

$32,400
Median Annual Income
national average: $30,457

The typical median income of Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science Inc graduates 6 years after enrollment is $32,400. Last year, out of the total 116 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 116 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 82 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 82 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $32,400 $37,700
Employment Rate 100% 100%
Total Graduates 116 82

Campus Location

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