The Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics (PIA) was recently featured in a Pittsburgh Business Times article that explained rankings of colleges* in Southwestern Pennsylvania and throughout all of Pennsylvania by comparing median salaries of graduates 10 years after admission. With PIA’s median salary of $57,200, PIA ranked 3rd in the Southwestern PA Region, behind only Carnegie Mellon University and Duquesne University, and then 18th in the state.

*Colleges ranked include four-year institutions, technical/trade schools and community colleges.