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Financing Your Education

Federal student loans for college or career school are an investment in your future. Learn more here

FinAid was established in the fall of 1994 as a public service. This award-winning site has grown into the most comprehensive source of student financial aid information, advice and tools on or off the web. Review the SmartStudent Guide to Financial Aid

Use these links for even more information on Financial Aid


These resources and local schools can help you obtain the education you need to Make It Big with a career in manufacturing. 

Click each school to explore what courses and career directions they have to offer you.

Did You Know the University of Pittsburgh accepts transfer credits from the following community colleges:

  • Butler County Community College
  • Community College of Allegheny County
  • Community College of Beaver County
  • Westmoreland County Community College
  • Harrisburg Area Community College

And, there are currently 15 colleges and universities that HACC students can choose from for a Dual Admission Agreement.

Vocational Technical Schools in Pennsylvania

Resources for Educators

These resources are an ideal source of information for classroom teachers instructing students about careers in manufacturing.