Chicago ORT Technical Institute

Tel: (847)324-5588
438 students
Private not-for-profit
School Highlights
Chicago ORT Technical Institute serves 438 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 37:1 is higher than the state community college average of 36:1.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 47%.
Chicago ORT Technical Institute is one of 31 community colleges within Cook County, IL.
The nearest community college is Kendall College (1.40 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 500% over five years.
College Chicago ORT 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 not-for-profit Public
Total Faculty 12 staff
61 staff
Chicago ORT Technical Institute Total Faculty (2008-2013)
Number of Programs Offered 8 7

Student Body

The student population of 438 has grown by 51% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 37:1 has decreased from 145:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.84 is more than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 546% over five years.
Total Enrollment 438 students 1,315 students
Chicago ORT Technical Institute Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 37:1
22:1
Chicago ORT Technical Institute Student Staff (2008-2013)
# Full-Time Students 438 students
815 students
Chicago ORT Technical Institute Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
Chicago ORT Technical Institute Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
9%
5%
Chicago ORT Technical Institute Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
1%
20%
Chicago ORT Technical Institute Hispanic (2007-2013)
% Black
1%
15%
Chicago ORT Technical Institute Black (2007-2013)
% White
39%
49%
Chicago ORT Technical Institute White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
6%
3%
Chicago ORT Technical Institute More (2009-2013)
% Unknown races
21%
6%
Chicago ORT Technical Institute Unknown (2006-2013)
% Non Resident races
23%
1%
Chicago ORT Technical Institute Non Resident (2006-2013)
Chicago ORT 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. 0.84 0.70
Chicago ORT Technical Institute Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 59%
89%
Chicago ORT Technical Institute % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

Did You Know?
For Cook County, IL public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $9,657 per year for in-state students and $10,927 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,912 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Cook County, IL is 78%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Cook County, IL 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 0.63, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Cook County, IL is Taylor Business Institute. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.