Hagerstown Fall Career Fair

On Wednesday, November 8th, PIA’s Hagerstown Campus had yet another successful Career Fair. With 26 companies in attendance, students had quite the variety of occupational positions to explore.
A regular recruiter of PIA graduates, Airborne Maintenance & Engineering Services (AMES), even gave away a stuffed Narwhal and Infrared Remote Dinosaur! You […]


Consortium for Public Education Visit

The Consortium for Public Education visited the Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics with students from Southmoreland and Belle Vernon High Schools.  The group is a part of the Consortium for Public Education’s mission to assist area high school students to prepare for successful futures by visiting post secondary institutions to […]


Thank you Veterans!

Thank you to our veteran students, faculty and staff for all you have done to serve and protect our country. Today’s lunch is just a small token of our appreciation.
Happy Veteran’s Day!

Currently, 16.29% of PIA’s student body are veterans.


Aviation Expo Scholarships Awarded

Congratulations to Lars Edward Davis, 4th semester student at the PIA Hagerstown Campus, and Helen Riordan, a Senior at Broad Run High School! Each were awarded a $1,000 scholarship during the 2017 Aviation Education & Career Expo at Projet Aviation to go towards their education at PIA.
About The Aviation Education & […]


Pittsburgh Campus Graduate Class

Last Tuesday, these 10 Aviation Maintenance Technicians completed their AST Degree program and are preparing for the next phase of their journey. This class is a perfect example of the diverse directions PIA graduates can go after graduating. Of the 10 graduates, 2 have decided to continue their education, 1 […]


Lending a Helping Hand – Together

During the month of September, PIA students and staff proved that, even with small individual donations, together we can make a positive difference.  In the wake of an unprecedented hurricane season, we were able to raise $1,142.45 for the American Red Cross, to be used for disaster relief.  Pulling […]


Ribbon Cutting at PIA Youngstown Campus

Last Wednesday’s expansion celebration in Youngstown was a great success! The ceremony opened up with Campus Director Joe DeRamo expressing his appreciation to the local community, government and Western Reserve Port Authority for all the support received to make the expansion happen.
President and CEO, Suzanne Markle, began by recognizing […]


Hagerstown Campus Career Fair Has Been Scheduled

On November 8th at 10:30am, the PIA Hagerstown Branch Campus is holding a career fair for its upcoming graduates. This event will also be open to the public.
With well over a month to go before the event, 18 organizations have already committed to attend. One of those employers, SkyWest Airlines (an affiliate of Delta […]


Flying History Visits Youngstown Campus

A B-17, “Flying Fortess” bomber known as “Aluminum Overcast” landed at the Youngstown-Warren Regional Airport over the weekend. Visiting the restored bomber, students from the Youngstown campus toured the aircraft and volunteered their time to care for the plane. One student worked so hard, he was given a free flight.