ITT Technical Institute-Austin

6330 Highway 290 East Ste 150
Austin, TX 78723
Tel: (512)467-6800
492 students
Private for-profit
At ITT Tech we are committed to helping men and women develop the skills and knowledge to pursue many opportunities in fields involving technology, criminal justice, and business.
School Highlights:
ITT Technical Institute-Austin serves 492 students (76% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is higher than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 57%.
ITT Technical Institute-Austin is one of 7 community colleges within Travis County, TX.
The nearest community college is Southwest Institute of Technology (1.4 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
ITT Technical Institute-Austin Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 17 staff
59 staff

Student Body

The student population of 492 teachers has declined by 19% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 has decreased from 35:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 is more than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
492 students
1,282 students
ITT Technical Institute-Austin Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 29:1
22:1
ITT Technical Institute-Austin student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
375 students
810 students
# Part-Time Students 117 students
1,017 students
ITT Technical Institute-Austin Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
1%
2%
% Hispanic
33%
7%
% Black
19%
12%
% White
41%
57%
% Two or more races
2%
2%
ITT Technical Institute-Austin More (2009-2013)
% Unknown races
3%
3%
ITT Technical Institute-Austin Unknown (2006-2013)
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. 0.65 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $18,048 is more than the state average of $5,742. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $18,048 is more than the state average of $10,294. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $18,048 $5,742
Out-State Tuition Fees $18,048 $10,294
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 81%
89%
Percent Admitted 92%
78%
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

ITT Technical Institute, Austin, is one of a network of coeducational, non-denominational private postsecondary educational institutions owned and operated by ITT Educational Services, Inc., a Delaware corporation. ITT Technical Institute was founded December 1, 1959 as Teletronic Technical Institute. In July 1965, the name was changed to Sams Technical Institute. International Telephone & Telegraph Corporation acquired the school in 1966. The name of the school was changed in September 1970 to ITT Technical Institute. The school moved to its present location in September 1996. The school now offers associate of applied science degree programs of study in Computer and Electronics Engineering Technology, Computer Drafting and Design and Information Technology, a bachelor of applied science degree program of study in Automated Manufacturing Technology and bachelor of science degree programs of study in Business Adminstration, Data Communication Systems Technology, Digital Entertainment and Game Design, Electronics and Communications Engineering Technology, Industrial Automation Engineering Technology, Information Systems Security, Software Engineering Technology and Technical Project Management. Other branches of ITT Technical Institute are located in Norfolk, Virginia, Norwood, Massachusetts, Woburn Massachusetts, Louisville, Kentucky and Arnold, Missouri. ITT Technical Institute, Austin, Texas began offering an associate of applied science degree in Electronics Engineering Technology on December 2, 1985. The school now offers associate of applied science degree programs of study in Computer and Electronics Engineering Technology, Computer Drafting and Design and Information Technology. The school occupies approximately 38,300 square feet which contain theory classrooms, laboratories, administrative offices, a learning resource center, a student lounge and bookstore. The facility has parking spaces, ramped entrances, restroom facilities, water fountains and telephones for disabled individuals. The college is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award associate in applied science degrees.

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  • Austin Southwest Institute of Technology
    Private for-profit
    5424 Hwy 290 W Ste 214
    Austin, TX 78735
    (512)892-2640
    1.4  Mi  |  12  students
  • Austin Allied Health Careers
    Private for-profit
    5424 Hwy 290 W Ste 105
    Austin, TX 78735
    (512)892-5210
    1.4  Mi  |  159  students
  • Austin Austin Business College
    Public
    2101 I H 35 South Ste 300
    Austin, TX 78741
    (512)447-9415
    7.3  Mi  |   students
  • Austin Austin Community College District
    Public
    5930 Middle Fiskville Rd
    Austin, TX 78752
    (512)223-7000
    10.8  Mi  |  41627  students
  • Austin Virginia College-Austin
    Private for-profit
    6301 E Highway 290
    Austin, TX 78723
    (512)371-3500
    11.3  Mi  |  539  students
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