PennDot Programs

PA Motor Vehicle Safety Inspection Certification 5/6/24-5/9/24 (Monday-Thursday) 6PM-9PM This is a 12-hour course plus Tactile testing which will be held on Monday, May 13th (time to be announced) $185.00

PA Emissions Inspector Certification 5/14/24-5/16/24 (Tuesday-Thursday) 5:30PM-9PM This is a 10.5-hour course. $165.00

General Information

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General Information

CIT offers Certified Programs in compliance with State regulations. Students select a specific field of study that consists of up to 1200 hours of instruction. After the culmination of the program, a certificate of completion is awarded in that field of study. Call for further course information and course content.


Part time courses are offered Tuesday and/or Wednesday from 2:45-5:45 p.m. or 6-10 p.m, unless listed otherwise.  Most full time programs are scheduled 7:50 AM - 2:30 PM, Monday through Friday.

CIT Canceled Classes

CIT reserves the right to cancel any program. Minimum and maximum class size will be determined by the administration. CIT reserves the right to limit enrollment and change instructors. We also reserve the right to cancel a class due to low enrollment or due to the unavailability of instructor or facilities. 100% refund will be issued for courses cancelled by CIT prior to start of class. If CIT cancels a class due to insufficient enrollment after class starts, tuition and lab fees will be refunded on a prorated basis determined by the number of classes which were actually held.

Student Cancellation/Withdrawal and Refund (Credit) Policy

Students who withdraw five (5) days prior to the first class will be reimbursed 100% of the tuition fees, and mat/lab fees. However, there will be a $40.00 processing fee deducted for each refund transaction.

Students who withdraw within five (5) days prior to the first class and before the second class will receive 100% of the tuition fee only. However, there will be a $40.00 processing fee deducted for each refund transaction.

Students who withdraw during or after the second class will not receive a refund, but a prorated tuition credit which will be good for one year from date of issue. However, there will be a $40.00 processing fee deducted from the tuition credit for this transaction.

No refund will be issued after the end of the second week of any class.

No refund will be made for classes that are 8 hours or less in length after the first class has begun.

Withdrawal from a seminar or workshop less than forty-eight (48) hours prior to the beginning of that course will receive no refund.

Refunds are processed after the monthly school board meeting.

School Closings

Day School Closings do not mean evening classes are cancelled. When the Adult Continuing Education Classes are cancelled due to inclement weather, it will be announced and indicate adult/night school classes after 3:00 p.m. on stations WLEV, WEST, WODE, WAEB/B104, WGPA, WVPO/WSBG, and WFMZ-TV69.

Classes cancelled due to inclement weather will be made up at the end of the session or at the discretion of your instructor.


Instructors hired by the Adult Continuing Education Department are employed because they have special skill or expertise which they are willing to share with the community. Please note, however that CIT does not endorse the opinions and business affiliations of our instructors.CIT IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS, COSTS OF MATERIALS, BOOKS OR OTHER SUPPLIES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE.

Veterans Information

The Career Institute of Technology welcomes veterans home, thanking them for their service to our country and its citizens. Veterans have earned educational benefits, and the Career Institute of Technology is here to assist them to utilize these benefits to the fullest and complete training programs which provide the required training and experience tore-enter the workforce.

Are you an unemployed veteran? Congress passed, and the President signed into law, the VOW to Hire Heroes Act of 2011. Included in this new law is the Veterans Retraining Assistance Program (VRAP) offering up to 12 months of training assistance to unemployed Veterans.

Beginning July 1, 2012 through March 31, 2014, individuals who qualify may receive a monthly full-time education/training payment rate under the Montgomery GI Bill – Active Duty Program. Check it out today.

Contact the Adult, Community & Industrial Education office at 610-258-2448 ext.3304 for assistance and information on the programs approved by the Pennsylvania Department of Education and the Veterans Administration.

Mission Statement

The Adult, Community & Industrial Education Department at the Career Institute of Technology holds customer satisfaction as its highest priority. The staff will create curriculum and training programs to meet the needs of its clients which includes a full spectrum ranging from individuals to small businesses and large corporations. Our services enable clients to improve their employability, productivity and competitiveness.