Pennco Tech: Narrative Description

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3815 Otter St.
Bristol, PA 19007-3696
Tel: (215)824-3200
E-mail: [email protected]
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Proprietary, 2-year, coed. Part of Pennco Institutes, Inc. Awards transfer associate and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1961. Setting: 7-acre suburban campus with easy access to Philadelphia. Total enrollment: 350. Students come from 3 states and territories, 51% 25 or older. Calendar: modular. Academic remediation for entering students, advanced placement, adult/continuing education programs.

Entrance Requirements:

Option: Common Application. Required: recommendations, interview. Required for some: essay, IBM Aptitude Test. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: Rolling.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices, controlled dormitory access. Resource Center with 6,000 books and 10 serials. 75 computers available on campus for general student use. Staffed computer lab on campus.

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