Bradford School

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Bradford School
Bradford School (logo).jpg
125 W. Station Square Dr. Pittsburgh, PA 15219
United States
Type for-profit college, not accredited
Motto Finish First
President Mr. Vincent Graziano
Accreditation Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools
Programs Business, Technology and Health Care

Bradford School is a for-profit college located in Pittsburgh, PA. Bradford awards both diplomas and specialized associate degrees. It states that it focuses on job placement for graduates and that financial aid is available for those who qualify.[1][2]

Student body, admissions, and outcomes[edit]

According to Peterson’s ([1]) and recent institutional publications, Bradford School has an undergraduate population of 387. For the most recent year, 68% of entering students graduated and 86% of all graduates were placed in jobs.[3][4]


Bradford groups its twelve major areas of study into three main categories: Business, Technology, and Health Care. These major areas are listed below.



Health Care:


Bradford School was formerly accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools ([2]) to award diplomas and associate degrees. On December 12, 2016, John King Jr., the United States Secretary of Education, finalized the process of revoking the U.S. Department of Education's recognition of ACICS as an accreditor.[5] The Medical Assisting Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP, [3]). The Dental Assisting program is accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation ([4]) of the American Dental Association.


  1. ^ "Bradford School". Retrieved 12 September 2013. 
  2. ^ "Bradford School, Pittsburgh". Retrieved 12 September 2013. 
  3. ^ "Bradford School". Retrieved 12 September 2013. 
  4. ^ "Bradford School (Pittsburgh)". Retrieved 12 September 2013. 
  5. ^ "Education Department Establishes Enhanced Federal Aid Participation Requirements for ACICS-accredited Colleges". United States Department of Education. Press Release. Retrieved December 28, 2016. 

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