Pennsylvania is the sixth most populous state in the United States and home to 29 two-year schools. PayScale's College Salary Report has alumni salary data for graduates from roughly half of them.
If you want to earn an associate degree from a Pennsylvania college with the highest salary potential, Bucks County Community College, located outside of Philadelphia, Is a good bet. Penn State grants associate degrees as well as bachelor's degrees.
Harcum College, a private residential 2-year college in Bryn Mawr, was the first college in Pennyslvania to offer associate degrees and has many programs in the Health Sciences. A whopping 80 percent of their students are female.
Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology, a public 2-year college, is the most male-dominated school -- more than 90 percent of their almost 900 students are men.