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Penn Commercial Business/Technical School in Washington, Pennsylvania, has been preparing students for in-demand careers for the past 85 years! Whether you’re just graduating from high school, changing your career, or looking to change your life, Penn Commercial can help you set a clear career path. Our long-standing history in the Washington community speaks for itself—and there are many other reasons students choose Penn Commercial, including:

Accelerated Programs

Get on the fast track to your new career and complete a diploma program in as little as 3 months or an associate degree in as little as 18 months. And with our hands-on training approach, you’ll be ready to hit the ground running!

Financial Assistance for Qualified Students

Our financial aid team will help you determine what assistance you qualify for. From grants and scholarships to loans and payment plans, we’ll help find the option that’s right for you.

In-Demand Career Paths

Prepare for a career that matters in some of today’s most in-demand fields such as business administration, medical, spa and salon, skilled trades, and technical. Plus you’ll learn from experienced instructors who’ve been working in your field of study and know exactly what you need to learn.

Connection to Local Employers

Our graduates benefit from our extensive network with local employers. In fact, over the past five years, 543 graduates have gone to work for 338 local employers! Since Penn Commercial is so well respected in the community, local employers are confident when they hire a Penn Commercial extern or graduate. To see a sample of some of the employers who have recently hired Penn Commercial graduates, please click here.

Toni & Guy Hairdressing Academy

Penn Commercial is proud to offer the iconic Toni & Guy Hairdressing Academy right here inside our campus at Oak Spring Plaza! Learn from the creators of TIGI Bed Head and master your cut and color skills in our completely renovated ultra-modern salon! To learn more, visit pittsburgh.toniguy.edu.