Mitchell Technical Institute

1800 E. Spruce Street, Mitchell
SD, 57301
Tel: (605)995-3025
1,087 students
Public institution

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Mitchell Technical Institute provides skills for success in technical careers. The college provides high-quality Associate of Applied Science Degree and Diploma programs which prepare students for occupational success.
School Highlights:
Mitchell Technical Institute serves 1,087 students (80% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority American and Asian), which is less than the state average of 8%.
Mitchell Technical Institute is the only community colleges within Davison County, SD.

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Mitchell Technical Institute Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 1,087 teachers has grown by 41% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of -:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 20% over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,087 students
1,287 students
Mitchell Technical Institute Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
872 students
832 students
Mitchell Technical Institute Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 215 students
1,021 students
Mitchell Technical Institute Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Mitchell Technical Institute sch enrollment Mitchell Technical Institute sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
1%
% Asian
1%
2%
Mitchell Technical Institute Asian (2008-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
1%
7%
Mitchell Technical Institute Hispanic (2007-2012)
% Black
-
12%
Mitchell Technical Institute Black (2006-2010)
% White
96%
66%
Mitchell Technical Institute White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
Mitchell Technical Institute sch ethnicity Mitchell 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. 0.08 0.45
Mitchell Technical Institute Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $5,160 is less than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 13% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $5,160 is less than the state average of $10,072. The out-state tuition has grown by 13% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $5,160 $5,940
Mitchell Technical Institute In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $5,160 $10,072
Mitchell Technical Institute Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (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:

  • Business and Service Industries (Accounting, Business Management, Small Business Management, Agricultural Technology, Culinary Academy, Power Sports Technology, Farm Power Technology)
  • 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 Constrution and Maintenance, Propane and Natural Gas Technologies, Utilities Technology, Wind Turbine Technology)
  • Engineering Technology (Automation Controls/SCADA, Information Systems Technology, Office Technology Specialist, Administrative Office Specialist, Precision Technology Specialist, Satellite Communications, Telecommunications)
  • Health Sciences (Medical Assistant, Medical Laboratory Technology, Medical Office Professional, Radiation Therapy, Radiologic Technology, Speech-Language Pathology Assistant)
  • Online Degrees and Diplomas (Office Technology Specialist, Administrative Office Specialist, Small Business Management, Speech-Language Pathology Assistant)

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