ITT Technical Institute-Harrisburg

449 Eisenhower Blvd, Suite 100
Harrisburg, PA 17111
Tel: (717)565-1700
175 students
Pivate, for profit
  • At ITT Tech we are committed to helping men and women develop the skills and knowledge to pursue many opportunities in fields involving technology, criminal justice, and business.
School Highlights
ITT Technical Institute-Harrisburg serves 175 students (74% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the state community college average of 24:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 36%.
ITT Technical Institute-Harrisburg is one of 4 community colleges within Dauphin County, PA.
The nearest community college is Kaplan Career Institute-Harrisburg (1.50 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 13 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
College ITT Technical Institute-Harrisburg (PA) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Pivate, for profit Private not-for-profit
Total Faculty 13 staff 23 staff
ITT Technical Institute-Harrisburg Total Faculty (2006-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 175 has declined by 57% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 is less than the state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has grown by 6% over five years.
Total Enrollment 175 students 371 students
ITT Technical Institute-Harrisburg Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 24:1
ITT Technical Institute-Harrisburg Student Staff Ratio (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 129 students 345 students
ITT Technical Institute-Harrisburg Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
# Part-Time Students 46 students 155 students
ITT Technical Institute-Harrisburg Part-Time Students (2006-2014)
ITT Technical Institute-Harrisburg Enrollment Breakdown PA All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Hispanic
ITT Technical Institute-Harrisburg Hispanic (2006-2014)
% Black
ITT Technical Institute-Harrisburg Black (2006-2014)
% White
ITT Technical Institute-Harrisburg White (2006-2014)
% Unknown races
ITT Technical Institute-Harrisburg Ethnicity Breakdown PA All Ethnic Groups 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. 0.51 0.55
ITT Technical Institute-Harrisburg Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

The private state tuition of $18,048 is more than the state average of $15,915. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $18,048 $15,915
ITT Technical Institute-Harrisburg In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 97% 95%
ITT Technical Institute-Harrisburg % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Percent Admitted 81% 85%
ITT Technical Institute-Harrisburg Percent Admitted (2006-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • ITT Technical Institute, Mechanicsburg, is one of a network of co-educational, non-denominational private postsecondary educational institutions owned and operated by ITT Educational Services, Inc., a Delaware corporation. ITT Technical Institute, Indianapolis, Indiana opened in 1956. ITT Corporation acquired the Sams Company and the school in 1966. This schoolnwas one of the three original schools of ITT Educational Services, Inc. The school now offers associate degree programs of study in Business Administration, Business Accounting Technology, Computer and Electronics Engineering Technology, Computer Drafting and Design, Criminal Justice and Information Technology, bachelor degree programs of study in Business Administration, Business Administration-Project Management, Business Accounting Technology, Criminal Justice, Criminal Justice-Cyber Security, Data Communication Systems Technology, Digital Entertainment and Game Design, Electronics and Communications Engineering Technology, Industrial Automation Engineering Technology, Information Systems Security, Software Engineering Technology and Technical Project Management, and a master's degree program of study in Business Administration. Branches of ITT Technical Institute are located in Austin, Texas, Houston, Texas (Blue Ash and Gessner), Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania and Mount Prospect, Illinois. ITT Technical Institute, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania opened in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania in November 1994 offering Electronics Engineering Technology. The school now offers associate in specialized technology degree programs of study in Computer and Electronics Engineering Technology, Computer Drafting and Design, Information Technology-Computer Network Systems, Information Technology-Multimedia, Information Technology-Software Applications and Programming and Information Technology-Web Development. ITT Technical Institute is located off the Pennsylvania Turnpike in the Rossmoyne Business Center. The one-story masonry and glass building provides 21,000 square feet of space which has been specifically designed to provide spacious classrooms and laboratories and ease of access for students to the various student service offices. Parking is conveniently located in front and behind the building. Designated parking spaces and accessible facilities are provided for disabled individuals. The facility is in compliance with federal, state and local ordinances and regulations, including those relating to safety and health. The college is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award associate in specialized technology degrees.

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Did You Know?
For Pennsylvania public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $9,120 per year for in-state students and $11,370 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,915 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Pennsylvania is 78%. 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 lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Pennsylvania is Community College of Philadelphia. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.