Mech-Tech College

Num 39-40 B St W Industrial Pk
Caguas, PR 00725
Tel: (787)744-1060
3,101 students
Private for-profit
School Highlights
Mech-Tech College serves 3,101 students (86% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 33:1 is higher than the state community college average of 31:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the state average of 100%.
Mech-Tech College is one of 2 community colleges within Caguas County, PR.
The nearest community college is EDIC College (4.10 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 94 teachers has grown by 64% over five years.
College Mech-Tech College 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 94 staff
62 staff
Mech-Tech College Total Faculty (2006-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 3,101 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 33:1 has decreased from 56:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.00 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 3,101 students 1,371 students
Mech-Tech College Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 33:1
Mech-Tech College Student Staff (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 2,657 students
779 students
Mech-Tech College Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
# Part-Time Students 444 students
1,083 students
Mech-Tech College Part-Time Students (2006-2014)
Mech-Tech College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Hispanic
Mech-Tech College Hispanic (2006-2014)
Mech-Tech 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. 0.00 0.70
Mech-Tech College Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $8,904 is more than the state average of $5,664. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $8,904 is less than the state average of $10,360. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $8,904 $5,664
Mech-Tech College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
Out-State Tuition Fees $8,904 $10,360
Mech-Tech College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 95%
Mech-Tech College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

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  • EDIC College
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    Caguas PR 00725
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Did You Know?
For Puerto Rico public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $1,118 per year for in-state students and $1,118 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $6,966 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

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