ITT Technical Institute-Bessemer

6270 Park South Drive
Bessemer, AL 35022
Tel: (205)497-5700
597 students
Private for-profit
The ITT Technical Institute is an institution of higher learning that is committed to offering quality undergraduate, graduate and continuing education locally, nationally and worldwide to students of diverse backgrounds, interests and abilities. The ITT Technical Institutes are a leading private college system focused on technology-oriented programs of study. There are over 140 ITT Technical Institutes in 38 states. The ITT Technical Institutes predominantly offer career-focused, degree programs to over 70,000 students. The ITT Technical Institutes have been actively involved in the higher education community in the United States since 1969.
School Highlights:
ITT Technical Institute-Bessemer serves 597 students (72% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the community college average of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 36%.
ITT Technical Institute-Bessemer is one of 7 community colleges within Jefferson County County, AL.
The nearest community college is Lawson State Community College-Bessemer Campus (5 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
ITT Technical Institute-Bessemer 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 31 staff
60 staff

Student Body

The student population of 597 teachers has declined by 31% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 43:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
597 students
1,269 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1
21:1
# Full-Time Students
432 students
810 students
# Part-Time Students 165 students
1,017 students
ITT Technical Institute-Bessemer sch enrollment ITT Technical Institute-Bessemer sta enrollment
% Asian
1%
2%
% Hispanic
2%
7%
% Black
55%
12%
% White
41%
57%
% Unknown races
1%
3%
ITT Technical Institute-Bessemer sch ethnicity ITT Technical Institute-Bessemer 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 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $18,048 is more than the state average of $5,740. 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 $10,252. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $18,048 $5,740
ITT Technical Institute-Bessemer In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $18,048 $10,252
ITT Technical Institute-Bessemer Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 89%
89%
Percent Admitted 75%
78%
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
Jefferson, AL 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 0.61, which is higher than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in Jefferson, AL is Lawson State Community College-Bessemer Campus. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.