Linn State Technical College

One Technology Drive
Linn, MO 65051
Tel: (573)897-5000
1,296 students
Public institution
Linn State Technical College, as the premier public institution of technical education supporting economic development in the state of Missouri, is dedicated to serving the state’s diverse population. As a student-centered education community, the institution maximizes students’ learning potential by providing them with specialized knowledge in traditional and emerging technical areas as well as general knowledge that fosters a life of learning.
School Highlights:
Linn State Technical College serves 1,296 students (86% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the community college average of 29:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 37%.
Linn State Technical College is the only community colleges within Osage County, MO.
The nearest community college is Metro Business College-Jefferson City (22.80 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 93 teachers has declined by 43% over five years.
College Linn State Technical College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 93 staff
61 staff
Linn State Technical College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 1,296 has grown by 30% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 6:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less than the national average of 0.68. The school's diversity has grown by 66% over five years.
Total Enrollment 1,296 students 1,296 students
Linn State Technical College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
21:1
Linn State Technical College Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 1,109 students
814 students
Linn State Technical College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 187 students
1,040 students
Linn State Technical College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Linn State Technical College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
Linn State Technical College American Indian/Alaskan (2007-2013)
% Hispanic
2%
21%
Linn State Technical College Hispanic (2008-2013)
% Black
1%
15%
Linn State Technical College Black (2006-2013)
% White
95%
51%
Linn State Technical College White (2006-2013)
% Unknown races
1%
3%
Linn State Technical College Unknown (2006-2013)
Linn State Technical College 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. 0.10 0.68
Linn State Technical College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $5,820 is more than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $10,560 is more than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $5,820 $5,660
Linn State Technical College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $10,560 $10,250
Linn State Technical College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Total Dormitory Capacity 144 252
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 94%
89%
Linn State Technical College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

  • Linn State Technical College, as the premier public institution of technical education supporting economic development in the state of Missouri, is dedicated to serving the state’s diverse population. As a student-centered education community, the institution maximizes students’ learning potential by providing them with specialized knowledge in traditional and emerging technical areas as well as general knowledge that fosters a life of learning.

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Did You Know?
For Missouri public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $7,651 per year for in-state students and $8,705 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,894 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Missouri is 84%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Missouri 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 0.52. The most diverse community college in Missouri is Sanford-Brown College-Fenton. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.