Chicago ORT Technical Institute

Tel: (847)324-5588
433 students
Private not-for-profit
School Highlights
Chicago ORT Technical Institute serves 433 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 36:1 is equalto 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 39%.
Chicago ORT Technical Institute is one of 31 community colleges within Cook County, IL.
The nearest community college is Northwestern College-Chicago Campus (3.30 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 500% over five years.
College Chicago ORT Technical Institute (IL) 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
121 staff
Number of Programs Offered 7 n/a

Student Body

The student population of 433 has declined by 22% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 36:1 has decreased from 64:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.82 is more than the state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has grown by 38% over five years.
Total Enrollment 433 students 3,207 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 36:1
36:1
# Full-Time Students 433 students
1,118 students
% Asian
14%
4%
% Hispanic
1%
15%
% White
39%
61%
% Two or more races
6%
1%
% Unknown races
17%
5%
% Non Resident races
23%
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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. 0.82 0.58

Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 75%
82%
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

Did You Know?
For Cook County, IL public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,600 per year for in-state students and $7,560 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,180 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Cook County, IL is 73%. 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 0.64, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Cook County, IL is Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Chicago. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.