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Entrepreneurship Schools in Pennsylvania

There are 15 schools in the state of Pennsylvania offering entrepreneurship programs. In 2010, 268 students graduated with degrees from Pennsylvania entrepreneurship schools. 155 of all these students graduated with masters degrees and 93 students graduated with bachelors degrees.

Overview

189 students graduate from entrepreneurship programs in Pennsylvania, on average, every year. This accounts for 5% of entrepreneurship students who US schools graduate. More specifically, six students graduated with entrepreneurship certificates, 13 with a degree at the associate's level, 93 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 155 with a master's level degree, and one with a doctorate level degree.

15 entrepreneurship schools are in this state. And out of these, 11 schools are private, while four schools are public. Tuition at a private entrepreneurship school varies from $13,088 to $42,136, while tuitions at a public entrepreneurship school are $12,424.

Average tuition for programs in entrepreneurship is $29,307. The highest tuition for entrepreneurship programs, which is $42,136 per year, is at Carnegie Mellon University, while the lowest tuition in this state, which is $12,424 per year, is at Temple University.

Schools in this northeastern state offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees for entrepreneurship students.

Entrepreneurship Program Completions in Pennsylvania 2006 - 2010

189 students graduate from entrepreneurship programs in Pennsylvania, on average, every year. This accounts for 5% of entrepreneurship students who US schools graduate. More specifically, six students graduated with entrepreneurship certificates, 13 with a degree at the associate's level, 93 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 155 with a master's level degree, and one with a doctorate level degree.

Entrepreneurship Program Completions in Pennsylvania 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 4
  • Certificate 2007: 12
  • Certificate 2008: 8
  • Certificate 2009: 9
  • Certificate 2010: 6
  • Associate 2006: 2
  • Associate 2007: 10
  • Associate 2008: 7
  • Associate 2009: 8
  • Associate 2010: 13
  • Bachelor 2006: 37
  • Bachelor 2007: 58
  • Bachelor 2008: 92
  • Bachelor 2009: 70
  • Bachelor 2010: 93
  • Master 2006: 2
  • Master 2007: 3
  • Master 2008: 4
  • Master 2009: 1
  • Master 2010: 155
  • Doctorate 2006: 0
  • Doctorate 2007: 0
  • Doctorate 2008: 0
  • Doctorate 2009: 0
  • Doctorate 2010: 1

Entrepreneurship Program Availability in Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania schools offer a total of 20 entrepreneurship programs. Of these programs, around 45% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the associates level, the masters level, and the doctoral level.

Entrepreneurship Program Availability in Pennsylvania

  • Certificate: 3
  • Associate: 4
  • Bachelor: 9
  • Master: 3
  • Doctorate: 1

Career Trends

General and Operations Managers — Salary by Percentile

General and Operations Managers — Salary by Percentile

General and Operations Managers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 48170
  • 25th Percentile: 64380
  • Median: 89700
  • 75th Percentile: 130130
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Career Trends

General and Operations Managers — Employment Trend

General and Operations Managers — Employment Trend

General and Operations Managers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 85430
  • Median Salary 2007: 84380
  • Median Salary 2008: 84630
  • Median Salary 2009: 86160
  • Median Salary 2010: 89700
  • Total Employed 2006: 33930
  • Total Employed 2007: 35150
  • Total Employed 2008: 39000
  • Total Employed 2009: 45080
  • Total Employed 2010: 50230

Pennsylvania vs National Entrepreneurship Employment

Pennsylvania vs National Entrepreneurship Employment

  • Employed in Pennsylvania: 2.941% (50230)

Entrepreneurship Schools in Pennsylvania

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1. The University of Scranton

800 Linden Street
Scranton, PA 18510-4629
(570) 941-7400

Founded in 1888, the University of Scranton is a 4-year institution. Scranton is located in the center of Scranton. This school offers subjects such as computer engineering, electrical engineering, and psychology. Scranton offers students 12 certificates, eight degrees at the associates level, 65 degrees at the bachelors level, 36 degrees at the masters level, and one doctoral level degree. 6,070 students sought degrees from the 81 programs at this school in 2010. It is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.

2. Peirce College

1420 Pine Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102-4699
(888) 467-3472

Peirce College is in the center of Philadelphia and it offers one program in entrepreneurship. Peirce is the fifth biggest institution in the state of Pennsylvania offering entrepreneurship.

3. Juniata College

1700 Moore St
Huntingdon, PA 16652-2196
(814) 641-3000

Juniata College is in town of Huntingdon, Pennsylvania and this school offers one program in entrepreneurship. 1,593 students pursue degrees in 65 Juniata College programs, overall. Juniata is the sixth largest institution in the state of Pennsylvania offering entrepreneurship in terms of programs.

4. Central Pennsylvania College

College Hill & Valley Rds
Summerdale, PA 17093-0309
(800) 759-2727

Central Pennsylvania College is located in the suburbs of Summerdale, Pennsylvania and this school offers one entrepreneurship program. In terms of programs, it is the second biggest institution in the state of Pennsylvania offering entrepreneurship.

5. Grove City College

100 Campus Dr
Grove City, PA 16127-2104
(724) 458-2000

Grove City College offers one program in entrepreneurship. Overall, 2,499 students seek degrees in 39 programs at GCC. In terms of programs, this school is the fifth largest institution in the state of Pennsylvania offering entrepreneurship.

6. The Indiana County Technology Center

441 Hamill Rd
Indiana, PA 15701-1465
(724) 349-6700

Founded in 1980, the Indiana County Technology Center is a public institution. This school, which is very close to Indiana, Pennsylvania, is in a rural setting. This school offers 21 certificates to students. 118 students pursued degrees from the 21 programs at this school in 2010. This school offers subjects including medical assisting and practical nursing. The Pennsylvania State Board of Vocational Education, Bureau of Career and Technical Education accredits this vocational school. It is one of 88 public post-secondary institutions in Pennsylvania.

7. Messiah College

One College Ave
Grantham, PA 17027
(717) 766-2511

Founded in 1909, Messiah College is a 4-year institution. Messiah is in the suburbs of Grantham, Pennsylvania. This school offers subjects including elementary education, liberal arts, and communications. Students are offered one certificate, 64 bachelors level degrees, and two masters level degrees by this school. In 2010, 2,932 students pursued degrees from the 66 programs at this liberal arts college. The Middle States Commission on Higher Education accredits this school. It is one of 43 liberal arts colleges in Pennsylvania.

8. La Salle University

1900 W Olney Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19141-1199
(215) 951-1000

La Salle University is a 4-year institution, founded in 1863. This school, which is 6.0 miles from the center of the city, is located in Philadelphia, PA. Students are offered 23 certificates, one associates level degree, 48 degrees at the bachelors level, 31 masters level degrees, and one doctoral level degree by La Salle. 6,636 students pursued degrees from the 79 programs at this liberal arts college in 2010. This liberal arts college offers subjects such as information technology, healthcare, and accounting. It is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. It is one of 43 liberal arts colleges in Pennsylvania.

9. Carnegie Mellon University

5000 Forbes Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15213-3890
(412) 268-2000

Carnegie Mellon University offers four entrepreneurship programs. More specifically, CMU offers students two degrees at the bachelor's level in entrepreneurship, one entrepreneurship degree at the master's level, and one doctorate level entrepreneurship degree. This research university, which is 2.8 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Pittsburgh, PA. This university is one of 10 research universities in Pennsylvania. In terms of programs, it is the largest institution in the state of Pennsylvania offering entrepreneurship.

10. The Schuylkill Technology Center

101 Technology Dr
Frackville, PA 17931
(570) 874-1034x4880

Founded in 1972, the Schuylkill Technology Center is a public institution. This school, which is very close to Frackville, Pennsylvania, is located in a rural area. It offers 33 certificates to students. In 2010, 125 students sought degrees from the 33 programs at this vocational school. It offers subjects such as allied health and electrical technology. The Middle States Commission on Secondary Schools accredits this vocational school. It is one of 88 public post-secondary institutions in Pennsylvania.

11. Delaware County Community College

901 S Media Line Rd
Media, PA 19063-1094
(610) 359-5000

Delaware County Community College is located in the suburbs of Media, Pennsylvania. This college offers two entrepreneurship programs. Out of those, it offers one certificate in entrepreneurship to students and one degree at the associate's level in entrepreneurship. It is one of 20 community colleges in Pennsylvania. In terms of programs, it is the second biggest institution in the state of Pennsylvania offering entrepreneurship.

12. Seton Hill University

1 Seton Hill Dr
Greensburg, PA 15601
(724) 834-2200

Seton Hill University is in the suburbs of Greensburg, Pennsylvania and Seton Hill offers one program in entrepreneurship. This school is the eighth oldest institution in the state of Pennsylvania offering entrepreneurship programs.

13. Waynesburg University

51 W College St
Waynesburg, PA 15370-1257
(724) 627-8191

Waynesburg University offers one program in entrepreneurship. It is one of 43 liberal arts colleges in Pennsylvania.

14. Wilkes University

84 West South Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18766
(570) 408-5000

Wilkes University is in the center of Wilkes-Barre and it offers one entrepreneurship program. It is a 4-year institution.

15. Bucks County Community College

275 Swamp Rd
Newtown, PA 18940-4106
(215) 968-8000

Founded in 1964, Bucks County Community College is a public 2-year institution. It is located in the suburbs of Newtown, Pennsylvania. It offers subjects such as computer science, chemistry, and liberal arts. It offers 44 certificates and 62 associates level degrees to students. 10,800 students pursued degrees from the 80 programs at this college in 2010. The Middle States Commission on Higher Education accredits this college. This community college is one of 20 community colleges in Pennsylvania.

16. Lehigh University

27 Memorial Drive West
Bethlehem, PA 18015
(610) 758-3000

Lehigh University, which is 1.4 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Bethlehem, PA and it offers one entrepreneurship program. 7,051 students seek degrees in 153 Lehigh University programs, overall. It is the third oldest institution in the state of Pennsylvania offering entrepreneurship programs.

17. Northampton County Area Community College

3835 Green Pond Rd
Bethlehem, PA 18020-7599
(610) 861-5300

Northampton County Area Community College is located in the suburbs of Bethlehem, Pennsylvania and it offers one program in entrepreneurship. 11,328 students seek degrees in 86 programs at this college, overall. This community college is the third largest institution in the state of Pennsylvania offering entrepreneurship.

18. Arcadia University

450 S Easton Rd
Glenside, PA 19038-3295
(215) 572-2900

Founded in 1853, Arcadia University is a 4-year institution. It is in the suburbs of Glenside, Pennsylvania. This school offers two certificates, 54 degrees at the bachelors level, 29 degrees at the masters level, and two degrees at the doctoral level to students. 3,983 students sought degrees from the 79 programs at Arcadia in 2010. It offers subjects including computer science and communications. It is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.

19. Reading Area Community College

10 S Second St
Reading, PA 19603-1706
(610) 372-4721

Founded in 1971, Reading Area Community College is a public 2-year institution. It is in the center of Reading. This medium-sized college offers 25 certificates and 62 degrees at the associates level to students. In 2010, 5,417 students sought degrees from the 68 programs at this community college. It offers subjects including sociology, computer programming, and counseling. The Middle States Commission on Higher Education accredits this college. It is one of 20 community colleges in Pennsylvania.

20. Temple University

1801 North Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19122-6096
(215) 204-7000

Temple University offers one program in entrepreneurship and Temple, which is 2.0 miles from the center of the city, is in Philadelphia, PA. It is one of 9 institutions with a medical school in Pennsylvania. In terms of programs, it is the ninth largest institution in the state of Pennsylvania offering entrepreneurship.

21. Duquesne University

Administration Bldg 600 Forbes Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15282
(412) 396-6000

Duquesne University is in the center of Pittsburgh and it offers one program in entrepreneurship. This university is a 4-year research institution. DU is the third biggest institution in the state of Pennsylvania offering entrepreneurship in terms of programs.

22. The Harrisburg Area Community College - Harrisburg

1 HACC Dr.
Harrisburg, PA 17110-2999
(717) 780-2300

The Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg is near the center of the city. This college offers two programs in entrepreneurship. More specifically, it offers one entrepreneurship certificate to students and one associate's level degree in entrepreneurship. 23,210 students seek degrees in 151 programs at this community college, overall. In terms of programs, it is the third biggest institution in the state of Pennsylvania offering entrepreneurship.

23. The University of Pennsylvania

1 College Hall 34th and Spruce Sts
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6303
(215) 898-5000

The University of Pennsylvania, which is near the center of the city, is in Philadelphia, PA and UPenn offers one entrepreneurship program. This university is one of 9 institutions with a medical school in Pennsylvania. This university ranks first in terms of enrollment in the state of Pennsylvania.

24. Eastern University

1300 Eagle Rd
St. Davids, PA 19087-3696
(610) 341-5800

Founded in 1925, Eastern University is a 4-year institution. This school is in the suburbs of St. Davids, Pennsylvania. It offers one degree at the associates level, 41 bachelors level degrees, 14 masters level degrees, and three degrees at the doctoral level to students. In 2010, 4,476 students sought degrees from the 54 programs at Eastern. Eastern offers subjects including school psychology and management. It is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.

25. The York College Pennsylvania

441 Country Club Rd
York, PA 17403-3651
(717) 846-7788

Founded in 1787, the York College Pennsylvania is a 4-year institution. YCP is located in the suburbs of York, Pennsylvania. This liberal arts college offers students 12 degrees at the associates level, 56 bachelors level degrees, and 12 degrees at the masters level. 5,606 students sought degrees from the 66 programs at this school in 2010. YCP offers subjects including practical nursing, business writing, and engineering. This liberal arts college is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. This liberal arts college is one of 43 liberal arts colleges in Pennsylvania.

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