The Precision Machine program provides students with the skills and knowledge that are needed to pursue a career in the machine trades field. Click on banner to learn more. CPI is one of four Heavy Diesel Construction - Case Construction Emphasis training sites in North America!  Best of luck to all of our EE&I graduates! CPI's collision repair technology program offers state of the art training in collision repair and refinishing to preapare students to repair today's complex vehnicles! Congratulations to the June, 2015 Nurse Aide Training Program graduates! We wish you all the best! CPI offers evening and daytime nurse aide training programs! Call our nursing department for more information!


Central Pennsylvania
Institute of Science and Technology

Welcome to the Central Pennsylvania Institute of Science & Technology (CPI), an educational institution dedicated to enhancing the workforce of today and producing the leaders of tomorrow.

Conveniently located on 32 scenic acres in the heart of beautiful Nittany Valley, CPI is adjacent to exit 80 (Harrison Road) of the I-99 extension near Pleasant Gap, PA. Founded in 1969, CPI was built to meet the career and technical needs of high school students in the Bald Eagle Area, Bellefonte Area, Penns Valley Area, and State College School Districts. Additionally, over 1,300 adult learners annually receive training to upgrade their current skills, learn new skills, or make a career change to better their quality of life.

By combining academics with technical training and industry recognized certifications, CPI is uniquely poised to prepare you for rapid employment and long-term career success.

Don't delay your career. Take a few moments to Discover a World of Opportunity at the Central Pennsylvania Institute of Science and Technology.

Mike Rowe Talks Technical Education at SkillsUSA Conference Video




The Central PA Institute of Science and Technology does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability or age in its programs or activities and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. Inquiries may be directed to the Section 504 Coordinator at the Central PA Institute of Science and Technology, 540 N. Harrison Road, Pleasant Gap, PA 16823 or 814-359-2793.
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CPI, 540 North Harrison Road, Pleasant Gap, PA 16823 - Telephone: 814-359-2793 1-877-968-7388    (Disclosures)