ITT Technical Institute-Harrisburg

449 Eisenhower Blvd Suite 100
Harrisburg, PA 17111
Tel: (717)565-1700
278 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:
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ITT Technical Institute-Harrisburg serves 278 students (72.30% of students are full-time).
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The college's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the community college average of -:1.
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Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 41%.
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ITT Technical Institute-Harrisburg is one of 4 community colleges within Dauphin County, PA.
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The nearest community college is Kaplan Career Institute-Harrisburg (1.47 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 36% over five years.
ITT Technical Institute-Harrisburg Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 14 staff
60 staff

Student Body

The student population of 278 teachers has declined by 24% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 47% over five years.
Total Enrollment 278 students 1,288 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1
21:1
# Full-Time Students 201 students
814 students
# Part-Time Students 77 students
1,024 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Hispanic
10%
7%
% Black
23%
12%
% White
56%
57%
% Two or more races
3%
2%
% Unknown races
6%
3%
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. 0.50 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $18,048 is more than the state average of $5,668. 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 $5,694
Out-State Tuition Fees $18,048 $10,252
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 85%
89%
Percent Admitted 92%
79%
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

ITT Technical Institute, Mechanicsburg, is one of a network of co-educational, non-denominational private postsecondary educational institutions owned and operated by ITT Educational Services, Inc., a Delaware corporation. ITT Technical Institute, Indianapolis, Indiana opened in 1956. ITT Corporation acquired the Sams Company and the school in 1966. This schoolnwas one of the three original schools of ITT Educational Services, Inc. The school now offers associate degree programs of study in Business Administration, Business Accounting Technology, Computer and Electronics Engineering Technology, Computer Drafting and Design, Criminal Justice and Information Technology, bachelor degree programs of study in Business Administration, Business Administration-Project Management, Business Accounting Technology, Criminal Justice, Criminal Justice-Cyber Security, 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, and a master's degree program of study in Business Administration. Branches of ITT Technical Institute are located in Austin, Texas, Houston, Texas (Blue Ash and Gessner), Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania and Mount Prospect, Illinois. ITT Technical Institute, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania opened in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania in November 1994 offering Electronics Engineering Technology. The school now offers associate in specialized technology degree programs of study in Computer and Electronics Engineering Technology, Computer Drafting and Design, Information Technology-Computer Network Systems, Information Technology-Multimedia, Information Technology-Software Applications and Programming and Information Technology-Web Development. ITT Technical Institute is located off the Pennsylvania Turnpike in the Rossmoyne Business Center. The one-story masonry and glass building provides 21,000 square feet of space which has been specifically designed to provide spacious classrooms and laboratories and ease of access for students to the various student service offices. Parking is conveniently located in front and behind the building. Designated parking spaces and accessible facilities are provided for disabled individuals. The facility is in compliance with federal, state and local ordinances and regulations, including those relating to safety and health. The college is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award associate in specialized technology degrees.

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For Pennsylvania public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $9,520 per year for in-state students and $13,155 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,322 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

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Pennsylvania 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 0.60, which is higher than the national average of 0.48. The most diverse community college in Pennsylvania is The Commonwealth Medical College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.