Trade Programs at Penn Commercial
Penn Commercial serves Southwest Pennsylvania (including the Pittsburgh area) as well as students from Wheeling to Morgantown, West Virginia. At Penn Commercial Business/Technical School our Business, Technical, Medical and Cosmetology Programs are designed to deliver results. To put you to work. To transform your professional goals into reality. Our programs can be completed in 3 to 18 months, integrating proven curricula, personalized instruction, modern facilities, and extensive academic support.
Beyond that, as a student in any of our programs you’ll be part of a tightly knit community of teachers and learners, with daily opportunities to form lasting personal and professional connections.
Penn Commercial Business Program
The Business Office Administration program will equip you with the skills necessary to efficiently and successfully help guide the everyday operations in a number of business settings. The program can be completed in just 18 months, and upon completion you’ll be awarded the Associate in Specialized Business degree.
Technical and Trade Programs at Penn Commercial
Our technical and trade programs include Electrician; Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration (HVAC-R); Computer Aided Drafting and Design (CAD); and Network Administrator. You’ll learn from seasoned professionals, and you can complete your program in just 9 (Electrician) or 18 (HVAC-R, CAD, Network Administrator) months.
Penn Commercial Medical Programs
Our medical career training programs represent some of the fastest-growing fields in all of healthcare, including Massage Therapy, Medical Assistant, Medical Office Administration, Medical Billing and Coding Specialist, Pharmacy Technician, and Practical Nursing. You’ll have the opportunity to develop a level of expertise and skills that employers across Pennsylvania are looking for.
Plus if you’re interested in becoming a registered nurse, our bridge program with Washington Health System will help you earn your degree faster! After you complete your practical nursing degree at Penn Commercial, you will be qualified to enroll in the shortened 12-month RN diploma program at the Washington Health System School of Nursing!
Cosmetology – Toni & Guy Hairdressing Academy
When you enroll as a cosmetology student at TONI&GUY Hairdressing Academy (located inside Penn Commercial!), you are already ahead of the game because you will not only gain the tools necessary to pass your Cosmetology State Board Exam, but you will also be given the skills to become a salon-ready hairdresser. We will provide you with the skills and confidence to deliver current looks and cultivate your individual creativity.
Spa and Salon Programs
Our spa and salon programs offer some of Pennsylvania’s most comprehensive, hands-on training in massage therapy and nail technician. The Nail Technician program can be completed in just 3 months, and the Massage Therapy program in 12 months.
Commercial Driving License (CDL) Program
Our six-week Commercial Driving License (CDL) program provides you with both classroom and practical driving experience to prepare you for a career in the trucking industry.