Keystone Technical Institute

Tel: (717)545-4747
341 students
Private for-profit
The mission of Keystone Technical Institute is to provide useful education; one that matches the career goals of the student with the needs of the employers in the student's chosen field. To this end, the institute, through a competent and dedicated faculty, and well planned and always developing curriculum, insures the student will receive the necessary foundation to achieve their potential in the career they are pursuing. The institute, with an ongoing curricular evaluation process and constant feedback from our graduates, Advisory Committee and employers, keeps abreast of the technologies necessary for entering the working world. The environment established to achieve this mission is one that encourages a "hands-on" experience, for all students, thus providing a workplace atmosphere.
School Highlights
Keystone Technical Institute serves 341 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the state community college average of 24:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 36%.
Keystone Technical Institute is one of 4 community colleges within Dauphin County, PA.
The nearest community college is Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg (4.10 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 25% over five years.
College Keystone 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 for-profit Public
Total Faculty 25 staff
62 staff
Keystone Technical Institute Total Faculty (2006-2014)
Number of Programs Offered 20 8

Student Body

The student population of 341 has grown by 41% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 8:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.33 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has declined by 17% over five years.
Total Enrollment 341 students 1,371 students
Keystone Technical Institute Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
22:1
Keystone Technical Institute Student Staff (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 341 students
779 students
Keystone Technical Institute Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
Keystone Technical Institute Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Hispanic
3%
20%
Keystone Technical Institute Hispanic (2006-2014)
% Black
11%
15%
Keystone Technical Institute Black (2006-2014)
% White
81%
49%
Keystone Technical Institute White (2006-2014)
% Two or more races
3%
3%
% Unknown races
2%
6%
Keystone Technical Institute Unknown (2011-2014)
Keystone 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. 0.33 0.70
Keystone Technical Institute Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 92%
90%
Keystone Technical Institute % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • The mission of Keystone Technical Institute is to provide useful education; one that matches the career goals of the student with the needs of the employers in the student's chosen field. To this end, the institute, through a competent and dedicated faculty, and well planned and always developing curriculum, insures the student will receive the necessary foundation to achieve their potential in the career they are pursuing. The institute, with an ongoing curricular evaluation process and constant feedback from our graduates, Advisory Committee and employers, keeps abreast of the technologies necessary for entering the working world. The environment established to achieve this mission is one that encourages a "hands-on" experience, for all students, thus providing a workplace atmosphere.

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Did You Know?
For Pennsylvania public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $9,366 per year for in-state students and $13,153 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,590 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Pennsylvania is 77%. 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 higher than the national average of 0.50. The most diverse community college in Pennsylvania is The Art Institute of Philadelphia. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.