Berks Technical Institute

2205 Ridgewood Rd
Wyomissing, PA 19610-1168
Tel: (610)372-1722
985 students
Private for-profit
School Highlights
Berks Technical Institute serves 985 students (72% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the state community college average of 24:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 36%.
Berks Technical Institute is one of 3 community colleges within Berks County, PA.
The nearest community college is Reading Area Community College (2.40 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 65 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
College Berks Technical Institute Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 65 staff
62 staff
Berks Technical Institute Total Faculty (2006-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 985 has grown by 14% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 985 students 1,371 students
Berks Technical Institute Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
22:1
Berks Technical Institute Student Staff (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 706 students
779 students
Berks Technical Institute Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
# Part-Time Students 279 students
1,083 students
Berks Technical Institute Part-Time Students (2006-2014)
Berks Technical Institute Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
Berks Technical Institute American Indian/Alaskan (2007-2014)
% Hispanic
35%
20%
Berks Technical Institute Hispanic (2006-2014)
% Black
3%
15%
Berks Technical Institute Black (2006-2014)
% White
55%
49%
Berks Technical Institute White (2006-2014)
% Two or more races
3%
3%
Berks Technical Institute More (2010-2014)
% Unknown races
2%
6%
Berks Technical Institute Unknown (2006-2014)
Berks Technical Institute Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.57 0.70
Berks Technical Institute Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $10,120 is more than the state average of $5,664. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $10,120 is less than the state average of $10,360. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $10,120 $5,664
Berks Technical Institute In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
Out-State Tuition Fees $10,120 $10,360
Berks Technical Institute Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 100%
90%
Berks Technical Institute % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Pennsylvania public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $9,366 per year for in-state students and $13,153 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,590 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Pennsylvania is 77%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Pennsylvania community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.55, which is higher than the national average of 0.50. The most diverse community college in Pennsylvania is The Art Institute of Philadelphia. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.