Pearson Vue Testing

As a service to our students and the community, PTI is a Pearson VUE electronic testing center and offers certification exams in:

  • Academic/Admissions
  • Construction Trades, UST and Inspectors
  • Driving Test
  • Employment, Human Resources, Management and Safety
  • Financial Services
  • Health, Medicine, Pharmacy and Nurse Aides
  • Information Technology (IT)
  • Insurance
  • Legal Services
  • Real Estate and Appraisers
  • State Regulated Exams

For more information about Pearson VUE and its menu of available tests or to schedule an exam, visit Select Pittsburgh Technical Institute as the testing center.

The testing center at PTI features

  • Free parking
  • Convenient Saturday hours: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Pre-scheduled appointments are recommended, but walk-ins are accepted when seating is available
  • Convenient location in the airport corridor just outside downtown Pittsburgh

Pearson VUE is the electronic testing business of Pearson, providing testing services for information technology, regulatory and certification boards, academic, government, and corporate clients.

Kryterion Testing Center Affiliation with Pittsburgh Technical Institute

With a worldwide network of testing centers, Kryterion's network of High Stakes Online Secure Testing (HOST) Locations are strategically positioned so that test takers have only a minimal distance to travel. Pittsburgh Technical Institute is a Kryterion Testing Center.  Every testing center conforms to strict standards to ensure that every test taker has a consistent experience no matter where they choose to test.

When registering for an exam, test takers have access to a locator that allows them to find a center and time that is convenient for them. Proctors at HOST Locations are required to follow standard operating procedures and are certified to ensure the highest level of security and customer care.  All Kryterion HOST Locations must conform to Kryterion's policies and procedures.  All test takers are authenticated prior to exam launch at our HOST Locations. All test sessions are delivered to test takers in the HOST Location securely via the internet.  For more information about Kryterion Testing Centers, go to