ITT Technical Institute-Bessemer

6270 Park South Drive
Bessemer, AL 35022
Tel: (205)497-5700
597 students
Private for-profit
The ITT Technical Institute is an institution of higher learning that is committed to offering quality undergraduate, graduate and continuing education locally, nationally and worldwide to students of diverse backgrounds, interests and abilities. The ITT Technical Institutes are a leading private college system focused on technology-oriented programs of study. There are over 140 ITT Technical Institutes in 38 states. The ITT Technical Institutes predominantly offer career-focused, degree programs to over 70,000 students. The ITT Technical Institutes have been actively involved in the higher education community in the United States since 1969.
School Highlights
ITT Technical Institute-Bessemer serves 597 students (72% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the state community college average of 29:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 42%.
ITT Technical Institute-Bessemer is one of 6 community colleges within Jefferson County, AL.
The nearest community college is Lawson State Community College-Bessemer Campus (5.00 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
College ITT Technical Institute-Bessemer Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 31 staff
61 staff
ITT Technical Institute-Bessemer Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 597 has declined by 45% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 39:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 597 students 1,315 students
ITT Technical Institute-Bessemer Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1
22:1
ITT Technical Institute-Bessemer Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 432 students
815 students
ITT Technical Institute-Bessemer Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 165 students
1,061 students
ITT Technical Institute-Bessemer Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
ITT Technical Institute-Bessemer Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
1%
5%
ITT Technical Institute-Bessemer Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
2%
20%
ITT Technical Institute-Bessemer Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
55%
15%
ITT Technical Institute-Bessemer Black (2006-2013)
% White
41%
49%
ITT Technical Institute-Bessemer White (2006-2013)
% Unknown races
1%
6%
ITT Technical Institute-Bessemer Unknown (2006-2013)
ITT Technical Institute-Bessemer 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. 0.53 0.70
ITT Technical Institute-Bessemer Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $18,048 is more than the state average of $5,590. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $18,048 is more than the state average of $10,086. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $18,048 $5,590
ITT Technical Institute-Bessemer In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $18,048 $10,086
ITT Technical Institute-Bessemer Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 89%
89%
ITT Technical Institute-Bessemer % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Percent Admitted 75%
81%
ITT Technical Institute-Bessemer Percent Admitted (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

Did You Know?
Jefferson County, AL 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 0.65, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Jefferson County, AL is Virginia College-Birmingham. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.