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Becoming a Jack of All Trades

Jun 29 2017

Are you having a hard time choosing a career path, or are you thinking about changing careers? Choosing a career can be a tough choice for many people. Especially if you are the type of person that doesn’t want to sit behind a desk all day. Don’t worry, there are a lot of options for…

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Truck Showdown

May 30 2017

We want to know who you think makes the best truck out of these three. If you had to choose one, which would it be? Vote, vote, vote! You’ve voted on the make, now tell us your favorite model!

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Selecting the Right Fit for YOU When it Comes to Higher Education

Feb 27 2017

There are a lot of things to consider when deciding on where to pursue higher education. While there’s no magic formula for making the selection, it’s important to identify what areas are important to YOU. Understanding the different options available to you is crucial because not everyone is made for the same type of learning…

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Industry Influencers You Should Follow Now

Jan 26 2017

There are so many progressive advancements being made in the world of trades. From automotive technology and truck driving to welding, it’s hard to stay up to speed on the newest tips, tricks, and trends. We think that social media is a great way to stay up to date within your trade. Good news for…

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Our Automotive Program and How to Change Your Own Oil

Nov 21 2016

Rosedale Technical College offers an Automotive Technology program. If you love to change your own oil and perform other basic car maintenance tasks, or you have always loved cars and other vehicles, you may find a rewarding career in automotive technology. See below for a helpful how-to infographic and more information on our program! What…

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HVAC – Who, What, When and WHY

Sep 14 2016

What exactly is HVAC and why is it important? Let’s talk about exactly what HVAC does. Most people know enough about it to know that it stands for Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning. But what does that mean? o   HVAC is the technology of indoor environmental comfort. Its goal is to provide thermal comfort and…

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Industrial Technicians Keep Machines Running

Oct 08 2014

The Men Behind the Machines In response to growing career opportunities in the manufacturing field, Rosedale Technical College has introduced a new program, Industrial Technician, for those who want to work in the manufacturing industry. These professionals go through extensive training to learn how to maintain and repair industrial equipment such as conveyor systems and…

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Pittsburgh-Based Rosedale Technical Institute Officially Becomes Allegheny County’s 15th College

Sep 12 2014

State-approved name change from ‘Institute’ to ‘College’ signifies the non-profit’s expanding program offerings and enrollment to meet employers’ demands for skilled-laborers (PITTSBURGH) September 17, 2014 Rosedale Technical Institute will become Rosedale Technical College in a move the President and Board Members say is aimed at more accurately reflecting the non-profit’s program offerings. The Commonwealth of…

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ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Sep 11 2014

As you may know, the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, challenges you to pour a bucket of ice water over your head. Why? This challenge raises awareness for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis(ALS) also known as Lou Gehrig’s Disease! Also by doing this many donations are made to the foundation for more research! Even Rosedale Technical College is…

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Rosedale Technical Institute Turns 65!

Jun 21 2014

Where Has the Time Gone? This summer of 2014 Rosedale Tech will have reached a milestone of celebrating 65 years in Higher Education. Rosedale’s rich history includes being a non-profit institution that has prepared Western Pennsylvania’s finest individuals in the area of trade careers including Automotive, Diesel, Electrical, Truck Driving and HVAC Technologies. The journey to…

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