Perry Technical Institute provides vocational programs for students wishing to enter into the work force with the skills and knowledge necessary to succeed. PTI was founded in 1939 by Harriet I. Perry in memory of her late husband, local business pioneer John M. Perry. The school is located and serves the community of Yakima, Washington. The school does not have a traditional fall start date, instead offering a year round approach to enrollment.
Perry Technical Institute offers eleven vocational programs for students to choose from. Each program has knowledgeable instructors with professional experience in order to provide students with the most comprehensive and quality education possible.
- Welding Technology
- Medical Office
- Business Technology and Accounting
- Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration
- Information Technology and Communications Systems
- Graphic Technology
Admissions and Financial Aid
Students wishing to enroll at Perry Technical Institute must make a visit to the campus, take a placement exam, provide previous transcripts and proof of graduation from high school or a GED, pay all associated fees and attend the mandatory orientation. Financial aid is available to eligible students, with eligibility determined by the Free Application for Federal Student AID (FAFSA), which should be completed and submitted in or to be considered.
Perry Technical Institute have offered the programs listed below. Not all programs currently offered by this school may be listed below. Students may contact the school at (509) 453-0374 to confirm programs or obtain additional information.
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Instrumentation Technology (2,688 Hours)
The instrumentation technology program offered on average takes about twenty-four months to complete.
- Estimated tuition and fees: $34,000*
- The estimated cost of books or supplies required is $3,980*
- Around 80 students completed the instrumentation technology program last year
- The length of the instrumentation technology program is about 24 months
Electrician (3,000 Hours)
The electrician program offered on average takes about twenty-four months to complete.
- Estimated tuition and fees: $39,000*
- The estimated cost of books or supplies required is $3,510*
- Last year, more than 60 students completed this program
- The length of the electrician program is about 24 months
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Heating and Air Conditioning (HVAC) (2,872 Hours)
The heating and air conditioning (HVAC) program takes about twenty-four months for most students to complete.
- Estimated tuition and fees: $35,000*
- Required supplies and books: $2,960*
- Based on published reports, around 40 students completed the heating and air conditioning (HVAC) program last year
- Students usually complete the heating and air conditioning (HVAC) program in 24 months
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Communications Systems Installation and Repair Technology (2,688 Hours)
The communications systems installation and repair technology program offered on average takes about twenty-four months to complete.
- Estimated tuition and fees: $35,000*
- Estimated cost of required books and supplies are around $2,960*
- Last year, more than 30 students completed this program
- The communications systems installation and repair technology program takes about 24 months to complete
Auto Mechanic (1,344 Hours)
The auto mechanic program takes about twelve months for most students to complete.
- Estimated tuition and fees: $20,000*
- Cost of required books or supplies: $3,610*
- More than 50 students completed this program in the previous reported year
- Takes about 12 months to complete
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Medical Assistant (2,016 Hours)
The medical assistant program offered on average takes about eighteen months to complete.
- Estimated tuition and fees: $26,000*
- Cost of required books or supplies: $3,760*
- Takes about 18 months to complete
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*The posted costs for tuition, fees and supplies are determined through historical data and may not represent current costs.
**Repayment rates, earnings, and loan payments are estimated to provide a comparative context. For more detailed information individuals are asked to contact the school.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average annual "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around -. To calculate a more accurate and detailed cost of attendance check out their cost calculator here. There is also a $45 application fee for those applying to a program. The school's financial aid department offers additional information regarding types of aid, how to apply and more. Students may contact the school by calling (509) 453-0374 x212. The financial details shown on this page are an approximation. The actual costs may differ, please contact this school for more information.
Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.
Tuition & Fees Information
Alternate Tuition Plan Options Available
- Some programs may have tuition rates that will remain the same as the first year for up to five years.
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||96%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||78%||$5,037|
|Receiving Student Loans||93%||$5,901|