Medtech Institute

6565 Arlington Boulevard
Falls Church, VA 22042
Tel: (703)237-6200
1,295 students
Private for-profit
School Highlights:
Medtech Institute serves 1,295 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 36:1 is higher than the community college average of 34:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 46%.
Medtech Institute is one of 7 community colleges within Fairfax County, VA.
The nearest community college is Everest College-Arlington (Arlington - 22203) (2.20 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
College Medtech 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 36 staff
61 staff
Medtech Institute Total Faculty (2009-2013)
Number of Programs Offered 5 7

Student Body

The student population of 1,295 has grown by 63% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 36:1 has decreased from 37:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 is less than the national average of 0.68. The school's diversity has grown by 18% over five years.
Total Enrollment 1,295 students 1,296 students
Medtech Institute Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 36:1
21:1
Medtech Institute Student Staff (2009-2013)
# Full-Time Students 1,295 students
814 students
Medtech Institute Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
Medtech Institute Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
3%
5%
Medtech Institute Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
43%
21%
Medtech Institute Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
48%
15%
Medtech Institute Black (2006-2013)
% White
1%
51%
Medtech Institute White (2007-2013)
% Two or more races
4%
3%
% Unknown races
1%
3%
Medtech Institute Unknown (2009-2013)
Medtech 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. 0.58 0.68
Medtech Institute Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 90%
89%
Medtech Institute % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

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