Local trade schools and online technical colleges near Philadelphia with a variety of accredited certification training classes, associate’s and bachelor’s degree courses.
Use the program search application to find trade school and college classes near you. Career options include construction & skilled trades, mechanic, healthcare, cosmetology, computer & IT, business administration, HVAC technology and many others.
Trade Schools & Tech Colleges near Philadelphia
The Philadelphia area colleges listed here are accredited and have financial aid assistance for those who qualify.
Empire Beauty School – Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, West Mifflin, Springfield, and more
Lincoln Tech – Philadelphia
Smith & Solomon – Philadelphia, Norristown, DuPont
Aveda Institute – Philadelphia
Aviation Institute of Maintenance – Philadelphia
Harris School of Business – Upper Darby
Pittsburgh Technical College – Oakdale
Berks Technical Institute – Wyomissing
Some schools have online programs, evening and weekend classes and job placement services too.
Popular Philadelphia Skilled Trades Programs
Choose from accredited Philly area certification training classes that take from 6 weeks to 1 year to complete. 2 year associate degree programs and 4 year bachelor’s degree courses are also available. Some popular courses include:
- Medical Assistant (CMA)
- HVAC Technician
- Aviation Maintenance Technician
- Welding Technician
- Aviation Maintenance
- CDL Truck Driver
- Criminal Justice
- Electrical Technician
- Auto Technician
- Computer Network Support
- Culinary Arts
- Nursing Assistant
- Surgical Technician
All programs are not available in all locations.