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YTI Career Institute

About YTI Career Institute

For nearly 50 years, YTI Career Institute has served as a beacon to our students—brightening their outlook for the future and illuminating their path to a rewarding career.

Now, it’s your turn to discover why, when it comes to your career future, your journey begins at one of YTI’s two Pennsylvania campuses: Lancaster, or York.

As a YTI student, you’ll enjoy five advantages:

1. Industry-modeled, hands-on training that can build your skills and confidence in Trades and Technical, Computers, Business, Medical, Culinary Arts or Criminal Justice.

2. Accelerated programs you can complete in as few as 9 months. That means you could be in your new career by this time next year!

3. Energized, student-centered faculty who provide personalized instruction based on their own life and work experience.

4. Financial Aid assistance is available for those who qualify in the form of grants, scholarships or loans.

5. Career Services assistance through your personal Career Services Specialist. They’ll stay connected with you from your first term at YTI to graduation and beyond.

Learn more about how you can benefit from YTI’s fast, affordable programs today by completing the form on this page.

Criminal Justice and First Response

YTI offers an Associate in Specialized Business Degree in Criminal Justice & First Response at our Altoona, Capital Region, and Lancaster campuses. During this 21-month program, students learn how to investigate a traffic accident, process a crime scene, perform aggression management techniques, evaluate a casualty, conduct a traffic stop, work a domestic violence scene, work with juveniles concerning probation and parole, maintain the security of a correctional facility, collect and analyze evidence, write detailed reports and testify in court, monitor public and private places manually and with the aid of electronic equipment, and how to ensure the safety of individuals, businesses and their interests.


YTI Career Institute is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC).


Not all programs available at all campuses. Program lengths and class times vary. Job placement not guaranteed. Financial aid available to those who qualify. For more information about our graduation rates, the median loan debt of students who completed our programs, and other important information, visit yti.edu/disclosures.

Campus Location

3050 Hempland Rd




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