Mission, Vision & Values

Mission Statement

Pennsylvania College of Technology is a public institution offering degrees that work — grounded in a comprehensive, hands-on technical education — that empowers our graduates for success.

Vision Statement

Pennsylvania College of Technology, a nationally recognized leader in applied technology education.

Penn College Values

These core values guide us to accomplish our mission and achieve our vision:

  • Hands-on Education:  We create a learning environment emphasizing applied instruction in small classes and labs with state of the art equipment, led by skilled faculty with real-world experience.
  • Student-Centered Environment:  We promote a holistic experience that fosters lifelong learning through physical, personal, and social development.
  • Community of Respect: We celebrate our diversity and are committed to inclusiveness, recognizing that mutual respect for individual differences is the foundation of our learning community.
  • Business and Industry Partnerships:  We partner with business and industry to keep our curriculum, technology, and equipment current, preparing our graduates to compete successfully in the global economy.

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