Triangle Tech Inc-Dubois
About Triangle Tech Inc-Dubois
Triangle Tech is a private, technical school offering associate's degrees and certificates in programs focused on technology and career pathways. It is located in Dubois, Pennsylvania, 91 miles northeast of Pittsburgh. Pittsburgh offers visitors many opportunities for arts and culture. Heinz Hall hosts the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, the River City Brass Band, and the Pittsburgh Youth Symphony Orchestra. The Pittsburgh Opera performs at the Benedum Center. The Pittsburgh Dance Council and the Pittsburgh Ballet Theater put on several dance performances each year. Dubois hosts an annual art festival and art can be viewed year round at the Winkler Gallery. The Paul G. Reitz Theater in downtown Dubois offers several theater performances each year put on by the theater group Cultural Resources Inc.
Triangle Tech offers an associate in specialized technology degree in architectural computer-aided drafting and design technology. In this program, students learn to take an architect's idea into technical drawings. Graduates are prepared for careers as entry-level drafters, CADD operators, specification writers, and model builders. Program coursework includes architectural drafting, residential engineering, drafting fundamentals, projection drawing, piping drawing, structural design, specification writing, and cost estimation.
Students can also earn an associate in specialized technology degree in mechanical computer-aided drafting and design technology. Students learn how to make drawings for manufacturing a product. Coursework includes manufacturing processes, machine design, drawing fundamentals, AutoCAD, advanced CADD, microstation, assembly drawing, drill jig design, technical wiring, electronic drafting, and fabrication, welding, and structural drawing. Graduates are prepared for a career in entry-level drafting, CADD operating, cost estimation, model building, specification writing, or technical sales.
The financial aid department at Triangle Tech tries to make the aid experience easy. Financial advisors are available to explain to students all the possible sources of aid and to help each find the best type. To begin the financial aid process, students must fill out the Free Application For Federal Student Aid. The financial aid office can then help students determine if they are eligible for student aid and which types of aid are best. Options for aid include federal Stafford and Perkins loans, federal PLUS loans, state aid, grants, scholarships, and private loans.
Triangle Tech is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges of Technology.