The Pittsburgh Promise

Pittsburgh Technical College is a Preferred College Partner of The Pittsburgh Promise

The Pittsburgh Promise ( is an innovative program providing scholarships for college, trade or technical school to Pittsburgh Public Schools graduates. PTC is proud to support The Pittsburgh Promise in its mission to promote high educational aspirations among urban youth, fund scholarships for post-secondary access, and fuel a prepared and diverse regional workforce.

As Preferred College Partner of The Pittsburgh Promise, PTC provides additional financial aid and robust support services for Promise Scholars.

Financial Aid
  • Full-time Promise-eligible students, who live in PTC operated residence halls are eligible for a $2,500 housing scholarship per academic year. These awards are in addition to any other aid for which the student may be eligible.
  • When you apply for admission, PTC also offers the opportunity for academic scholarships as well as additional grants and scholarships. Learn more about how PTC makes college affordable - 

Student Support
PTC offers a variety of resources, at no additional cost, to ensure student success. Check out some of the many student services we offer.


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PTC can help launch your career with a hands-on, personal approach
and a wide range of advantages over traditional institutions.

Pittsburgh Technical College, 1111 McKee Road, Oakdale PA, 15071
(412) 809-5100

Pittsburgh Technical College admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.