Berks Technical Institute

2205 Ridgewood Rd, Wyomissing
PA, 19610-1168
Tel: (610)372-1722
1,045 students
Public institution
School Highlights:
Berks Technical Institute serves 1,045 students (70% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 25%.
Berks Technical Institute is one of 3 community colleges within Berks County, PA.
The nearest community college is Reading Area Community College (2.4 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Berks Technical Institute Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 1,045 teachers has grown by 71% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 9:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 21% over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,045 students
1,287 students
Berks Technical Institute Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
729 students
832 students
Berks Technical Institute Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 316 students
1,021 students
Berks Technical Institute Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Berks Technical Institute sch enrollment Berks Technical Institute sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Asian
Berks Technical Institute Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
Berks Technical Institute Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
Berks Technical Institute Black (2006-2012)
% White
Berks Technical Institute White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
Berks Technical Institute More (2010-2012)
Berks Technical Institute sch ethnicity Berks Technical Institute sta ethnicity
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. 0.51 0.45
Berks Technical Institute Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $10,120 is more than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has declined by 27% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $10,120 is more than the state average of $10,072. The out-state tuition has declined by 27% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $10,120 $5,940
Berks Technical Institute In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $10,120 $10,072
Berks Technical Institute Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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  • Reading Reading Area Community College
    10 S Second St
    Reading , PA , 19603
    2.4  Mi  |  4474  students
  • Reading Pace Institute
    Private for-profit
    606 Court St
    Reading , PA , 19601
    2.9  Mi  |  230  students
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