Mech-Tech College

Num 39-40 B St W Industrial Pk
Caguas, PR 00725
Tel: (7.8)774-4106
3,354 students
Private for-profit
School Highlights:
Mech-Tech College serves 3,354 students (85% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the community college average of 22:1.
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 Municipio County, PR.
The nearest community college is EDIC College (4.10 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 141 teachers has grown by 98% 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 141 staff
61 staff
Mech-Tech College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 3,354 has grown by 30% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has decreased from 50:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.00 is less than the national average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 3,354 students 1,296 students
Mech-Tech College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 24:1
21:1
Mech-Tech College Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 2,862 students
814 students
Mech-Tech College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 492 students
1,040 students
Mech-Tech College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Mech-Tech College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Hispanic
100%
21%
Mech-Tech College Hispanic (2006-2013)
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 0.68
Mech-Tech College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $8,904 is more than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $8,904 is less than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $8,904 $5,660
Mech-Tech College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $8,904 $10,250
Mech-Tech College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 96%
89%
Mech-Tech College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Puerto Rico public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,295 per year for in-state students and $3,295 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $7,101 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Puerto Rico 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 0.02, which is lower than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Puerto Rico is Centro de Estudios Multidisciplinarios-Humacao. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.