Chicago ORT Technical Institute

Tel: (847)324-5588
438 students
Private not-for-profit
School Highlights:
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Chicago ORT Technical Institute serves 438 students (100.00% of students are full-time).
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The college's student:teacher ratio of 37:1 is higher than the community college average of -:1.
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Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 48%.
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Chicago ORT Technical Institute is one of 31 community colleges within Cook County, IL.
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The nearest community college is Kendall College (1.38 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 500% over five years.
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 teachers 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 0.59 is more than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 353% over five years.
Total Enrollment 438 students 1,294 students
Chicago ORT Technical Institute Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 37:1
21:1
Chicago ORT Technical Institute Student Staff (2008-2013)
# Full-Time Students 438 students
822 students
Chicago ORT Technical Institute Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
Chicago ORT Technical Institute Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
9%
2%
Chicago ORT Technical Institute Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
1%
7%
Chicago ORT Technical Institute Hispanic (2007-2013)
% Black
1%
12%
Chicago ORT Technical Institute Black (2007-2013)
% White
39%
57%
Chicago ORT Technical Institute White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
6%
2%
Chicago ORT Technical Institute More (2009-2013)
% Unknown races
21%
3%
Chicago ORT Technical Institute Unknown (2006-2013)
% Non Resident races
23%
2%
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. 0.59 0.53
Chicago ORT Technical Institute Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of - is less than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of - is less than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 59%
89%
Chicago ORT Technical Institute % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Cook, 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, IL is 78%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Cook, 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 0.54, which is higher than the national average of 0.48. The most diverse community college in Cook, IL is City Colleges of Chicago-Harold Washington College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.