Pittsburgh Technical Institute

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Thanks for your interest in Pittsburgh Technical Institute. As the marketplace continues to become more competitive, PTI builds curriculums designed to give you the skills you need to compete. In fact, because we know you’re busy, we’ve created online programs that allow you to earn your certificate or associate’s degree on your own time.

PTI offers online training in:

  • Business Administration – Accounting (Associate’s Degree)
  • Business Administration – Management (Associate’s Degree)
  • Hospitality – Travel and Tourism (Associate’s Degree)
  • Medical Coding (Certificate)
  • Medical Office Administration (Associate’s Degree)

At PTI, we make it easy for you to balance school with the rest of your life. You’ll have access to programs designed by industry insiders, career placement services, industry-recognized certifications and financial aid if you qualify.

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Required is a high school diploma or GED; some programs of study require a background check or other special admissions conditions.

Programs Available at Pittsburgh Technical Institute:


PTI Management students learn not only the basic principles of business, but also complex management concepts needed for a successful future in the advertising, banking, human resources, international business, public relations and sales fields.

Business Administration - Accounting

PTI Accounting students develop a solid background in business fundamentals, followed by an in-depth study and application of accounting practices and concepts as they relate to numerous accounting challenges graduates may encounter in today’s dynamic business environment.

Hospitality - Travel

PTI Hospitality students practice the ins and outs of both the international and domestic travel industries, training for careers in hotels and resorts, convention services, casinos, travel services, real estate development and restaurants. Students also learn the dynamics of the SABRE Global reservation system.

Medical Coding

PTI Medical Coding students learn to transform written descriptions of diseases, injuries, procedures and services into alphanumeric designations, with the option of specializing in coding for hospitals or coding for physicians.

Medical Office Administration

PTI Medical Office Administration students gather knowledge of anatomy and physiology, diseases and diagnostic methods, pharmacology and medical laboratories, in preparation for careers managing medical records and performing clerical tasks within hospitals and physicians’ offices.

Pittsburgh Technical Institute

  • Pittsburgh Technical Institute

    Why online learning?

    • Online is convenient. Online students can learn from the comfort of their kitchen table, the ease of their work office or the proximity of their local library.
    • Online is flexible. Online students can attend class at any time of the day or night — when the instructor and other students are present, later on their own, or at a predetermined time arranged with classmates. The Wimba classroom is available when you are.
    • Online is suitable. Online students can access degrees regardless of geography or schedules. Travel time, weather conditions, and road detours no longer impact the ability to get to class.

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