Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics (PIA)

5 Allegheny County Airport, West Mifflin, PA

Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics is a two-year private career college that provides career oriented education for its students. Students can select from a few areas of study, including:

  • Transportation and Materials Moving
  • Engineering Technology
  • Mechanic and Repair Technology
  • Health and Clinical Professions
  • Computer and Information Sciences

Over the past several years Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics awarded degrees to over a thousand students with 90% of students who start the program continuing on to complete it. Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics offers at least ten different programs available. Some of the more popular programs offered are:

  • Bus and Truck Driver
  • Construction, Heavy Equipment Operation
  • Aeronautical and Aerospace Engineering Technology
  • Avionics Maintenance Technology
  • Electrical Maintenance and Repair Technology
  • Medical Transcription

To help students and alumni succeed, Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics may offer support services like those listed below:

  • Remedial courses
  • Academic counseling for students
  • Work study style employment
  • Employment search assistance

The last reported accreditation for Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics was done by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges. Get more information by visiting the school's official website, where you can see admissions information, financial aid & tuition, and disclosures.

Programs Offered

The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.

Learn more about programs available at Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics by clicking on the request information button.

(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)

Engineering Technology

Mechanic and Repair Technology

Transportation and Materials Moving

*Amounts for tuition, fees, and supplies are an estimate which are calculated based on historical data and should be solely used for informational purposes only.
**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 net cost of this school is close to - annually, after the various types of aid, including scholarships and grants, are taken into consideration. To calculate a more accurate and detailed cost of attendance check out their cost calculator here. Students wishing to apply to Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics must pay an application fee of $150. Any tuition and financial aid figures listed provide an outline of costs at PIA, however they may not accurately represent current costs, fees, or tuition. Please check with Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics for more information.

Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.

Tuition & Fees Information

  • Tuition is estimated to be around $22,000 per year
  • Required fees: $160

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 StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid84%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships59%$8,384
Receiving Student Loans83%$8,491

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