Founded in 1953, Pennsylvania Institute of Technology is a private junior college and technical college located in Media, Pennsylvania. It has a branch campus in Center City, Philadelphia. The college offers certificate and associate degrees in areas such as information technology, business administration, engineering, and medical assistantship. It is a small college, catering to about 700 students annually. The curriculum at PIT places an emphasis on student’s receiving the latest training in every field. Students also receive professional work assignments which still in school. Student services include academic and personal counselling, externships and career assistance. With the campus just a few minutes away from Philadelphia and Wilmington, Delaware, students are never out of options for entertainment during the weekends.