Mitchell Technical Institute

1800 E. Spruce Street
Mitchell, SD 57301
Tel: 6059953025
1,224 students
Public institution
School Highlights:
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Mitchell Technical Institute serves 1,224 students (76.39% of students are full-time).
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The college's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the community college average of -:1.
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Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority American), which is more than the state average of 17%.
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Mitchell Technical Institute is the only community colleges within Davison County, SD.
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The nearest community college is Southeast Technical Institute (61.83 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 78 teachers has declined by 20% over five years.
Mitchell Technical Institute Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 78 staff
61 staff
Mitchell Technical Institute Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 1,224 teachers has grown by 64% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 7:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 1,224 students 1,294 students
Mitchell Technical Institute Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
21:1
Mitchell Technical Institute Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 935 students
822 students
Mitchell Technical Institute Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 289 students
1,025 students
Mitchell Technical Institute Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Mitchell Technical Institute Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
4%
1%
Mitchell Technical Institute American Indian/Alaskan (2006-2013)
% White
94%
57%
Mitchell Technical Institute White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
1% 2%
Mitchell 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. 0.08 0.53
Mitchell Technical Institute Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,296 is less than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has declined by 11% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $4,296 is less than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has declined by 11% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,296 $5,694
Mitchell Technical Institute In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $4,296 $10,252
Mitchell Technical Institute Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 95%
89%
Mitchell Technical Institute % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Mitchell Technical Institute provides skills for success in technical careers. The college provides high-quality Associate of Applied Science Degree and Diploma programs in the following areas:

  • Ag & Transportation Technologies (Agricultural Technology, Farm Power Technology, Precision Technology, Power Sports Technology)
  • Business and Service Industries (Accounting, Business Management, Small Business Management, Culinary Academy)
  • Construction Technology (Architectural Design and Building Construction, Electrical Construction and Maintenance, Heating and Cooling Technology, Welding and Manufacturing Technology)
  • Energy Production and Transmission (Electrical Utilities and Substation Technology, Power Line Construction and Maintenance, Propane and Natural Gas Technologies, Utilities Technology, Wind Turbine Technology)
  • Engineering Technology (Automation Controls/SCADA, Information Systems Technology, Satellite Communications, Telecommunications)
  • Health Sciences (Human Services Technology, Medical Assistant, Medical Laboratory Technology, Medical Office Professional, Radiation Therapy, Radiologic Technology, Speech-Language Pathology Assistant)
  • Online Degrees and Diplomas (Advanced Medical Imaging, Office Technology Specialist, Administrative Office Specialist, Small Business Management, Speech-Language Pathology Assistant)

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Did You Know?
For South Dakota public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,500 per year for in-state students and $6,500 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $12,780 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.
South Dakota 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 0.30, which is lower than the national average of 0.48. The most diverse community college in South Dakota is Kilian Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.