Sanford-Brown Institute - Wilkins Township

 Sanford-Brown Institute- Wilkins Township
 Thomas Contrella
 777 Penn Center Blvd-Building 7 Pittsburgh, PA 15235
Web site Township
Region where the university is located
     The Sanford-Brown Institute in Wilkins-Township is 1.3 hours from Youngstown, OH, 2 hours from Altoona, 3.6 hours from Harrisburg, 4.5 hours from Washington, D.C., 5.5 hours from Philadelphia, and  6.6 hours from New York, NY.     

     The Pittsburgh International Airport is half an hour away.

University's characteristics, advantages, selling points, uniqueness, others
     The healthcare industry is always in need of confident, qualified professionals to fill vital positions in a wide range of health-related fields. That's why so many students choose Sanford-Brown Institute-Pittsburgh to acquire the knowledge, practical experience and training to pursue exciting career opportunities in many of today's rewarding areas of the job market.      

     Whether you are a current healthcare professional looking to take your career to the next level or a motivated individual focused on pursuing a new direction, we are here to offer you the short-term programs and hands-on training you need to achieve your goals.
Year Established
Total Enrollment
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International Student Population and Country of Origin
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Degree offered
 Diploma, Certificate
Academic programs
  • Dental Assistant (Diploma)
  • Emergency Medical Services/Paramedic (Diploma)
  • Medical Assistant (AST, Diploma)
  • Medical Billing and Coding (Diploma)
  • Pharmacy Technician (AST)
  • Polysmnography (Diploma)
  • Respiratory Therapy (AST)
  • Surgical Technology (AST)
Programs for international students
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Estimated Annual Tuition (2012)
Dental Assistant: $13,025
Emergency Medical Services/Paramedic: $25,615
Medical Assistant: $16,249
Medical Assistant Specialist: $23,278
Medical Billing and Coding:$14,525
Pharmacy Technician: $23,281
Polysmnography: $26,988
Respiratory Therapy: $39,327.50
Surgical Technology: $26,959
Estimated Board and Room (2012)
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Admission requirements for international student
Complete an Application form:
  • Execute all enrollment documents including the Application form and Enrollment Agreement (if you are under 18 years of age, the Enrollment Agreement must also be signed by a parent or guardian)
  • Submit Proof of Graduation from high school – Official High School Transcript or a copy of High School diploma, certificate or other official proof of graduation from an institution providing secondary education, or the equivalent of such graduation
  • Financial aid forms (if you wish to apply for financial aid)
  • Payment of application fee (non-refundable unless you are denied admission or cancel your application within three days of the school's receipt of the application and fee)*
  • Interview Acknowledgement Form
  • Statement of General Health signed by you
  • Student Disclosure Information Form

     For certain programs, successful performance on one or more entrance assessments may also be required. For example, the Cardiovascular Sonography and Diagnostic Medical Sonography programs have additional entrance requirements, including certain prior employment experience in healthcare or post secondary education.

Does school offer conditional admissions?
on campus housing for international student (guaranteed/what is available for international student)?
 Information unavailable
Are international student eligible for financial assistance?
Application Deadline
Rolling admission