Welcome to PTC!
Students from around the world have found Pittsburgh Technical College a wonderful place to study, make friends, and prepare for their career. PTC is located on a 180-acre campus surrounded by beautiful Pennsylvania countryside and is close to the Pittsburgh International Airport, shopping, and entertainment. PTC offers a great number of services to be sure you have a comfortable transition as an international student. Our international staff is here to assist you with forms, visas, and daily living needs to make sure you feel welcome and have everything you need.
To begin, you may want to learn more about our college. You will find information about our campus and our rich heritage here: About PTC
We have created a virtual tour so you can see the campus, our many state-of-the-industry labs, and classrooms and even tour campus housing. To take a virtual tour, click here: Virtual Tour
PTC offers 30 + programs from information technology to business and much more. To explore which program is right for you, visit the Programs section of our website here: Programs
PTC offers on-campus and off-campus student housing to provide a nurturing environment for our students. A full-time Housing Director and staff are here to introduce you to campus and community activities and to make your transition smooth and comfortable. To learn more about housing options, both on -campus and off- campus, visit our section on campus housing. Housing
Student activities and intramural sports at PTC are nonstop. You will always find something to do. From our Swimming Party, Carnival, Pittsburgh Pirate Outings, Drama Club Productions, Holiday Parties, Paintball, Super Bowl Party, Ski Trips, Mardi Gras Party, Luau and Pig Roast, and much more. You will make friends fast and enjoy a busy campus life. To check out our many campus activities, visit our Campus Life Section.
Finally, if PTC looks like the place for you, we have created a step by step application section to get you started in the process of applying. To learn about the application process visit our International Student section here: International Students
If you have any questions, just contact us. We are here to help you every step of the way.