Mission Statement

Pennsylvania Institute of Technology’s Mission is to empower students to achieve success by offering a personalized approach to learning that promotes career advancement, transfer opportunities, and individual growth. By fostering an inclusive environment, P.I.T. encourages, supports, and celebrates diversity.

Vision for the Future

Pennsylvania Institute of Technology is committed to growing our enrollment on-campus and online by offering innovative and in-demand programs. The College strives to improve community recognition for our supportive academic environment and guide our students into lifelong stories of success.

Core Values

P.I.T. is committed to innovation in our teaching and continuous self-improvement to achieve excellence in all our endeavors. The College’s student-first approach, exceptional placement rates, and high graduation rates meet workforce demands.

Collaborative Approach

Using a student-first approach, P.I.T. uses a team approach to support the students. Intradepartmental committees meet to identify and resolve issues preventing students from being successful. Through external partnerships, the College strives to improve the quality of education and the quality of life for all students.

Diversity and Inclusion

The College’s commitment to creating a culture of inclusion that supports diverse voices has grown our population significantly. The College has created a safe environment for all students by embracing and honoring differences.

Mutual Respect

The College encourages and values positive relationships among colleagues, students, and the community. This is done by promoting an educational response to counter discrimination and violence through strengthening the foundations of mutual tolerance and cultivating respect for all people, regardless of color, gender, class, sexual orientation, national, ethnic, or religious orientation/identity.

Professional and Intellectual Integrity

The College is committed to being honest, setting realistic outcomes, and presenting ourselves accurately to internal and external stakeholders. Decisions depend not only on data but also on the mission, vision, and values of the College.

Social Responsibility and Community Engagement

The College has an imperative not only to educate its students but also to support the revitalization and sustainability of their communities. Encouraging and demonstrating community support will equip students to contribute to the community.