ITT Technical Institute-Tarentum

100 Pittsburgh Mills Circle
Tarentum, PA 15084
Tel: (724)274-1400
288 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-Tarentum serves 288 students (78% 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 12% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 41%.
ITT Technical Institute-Tarentum is one of 21 community colleges within Allegheny County, PA.
The nearest community college is Career Training Academy-New Kensington (1.9 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 44% over five years.
ITT Technical Institute-Tarentum 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 10 staff
59 staff
ITT Technical Institute-Tarentum Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 288 teachers has declined by 23% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 has increased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 34% over five years.
Total Enrollment
288 students
1,282 students
ITT Technical Institute-Tarentum Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 29:1
22:1
ITT Technical Institute-Tarentum student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
225 students
810 students
ITT Technical Institute-Tarentum Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 63 students
1,017 students
ITT Technical Institute-Tarentum Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
ITT Technical Institute-Tarentum Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Hispanic
1%
7%
ITT Technical Institute-Tarentum Hispanic (2007-2013)
% Black
7%
12%
ITT Technical Institute-Tarentum Black (2006-2013)
% White
88%
57%
ITT Technical Institute-Tarentum White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
ITT Technical Institute-Tarentum More (2011-2013)
% Unknown races
2%
3%
ITT Technical Institute-Tarentum Unknown (2006-2013)
ITT Technical Institute-Tarentum Ethnicity Breakdown 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. 0.15 0.53
ITT Technical Institute-Tarentum Diversity Score (2006-2013)

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 $10,294. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $18,048 $5,740
Out-State Tuition Fees $18,048 $10,294
ITT Technical Institute-Tarentum Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 94%
89%
ITT Technical Institute-Tarentum % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Percent Admitted 87%
79%
ITT Technical Institute-Tarentum Percent Admitted (2006-2013)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

ITT Technical Institute, Monroeville, 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, Youngstown, Ohio began at ITT Technical Institute, Youngstown, Ohio in September 1967 under the name Youngstown College of Business and Professional Drafting. In April 1969, the school was purchased by ITT Educational Services, Inc. In January 1986 the school changed its name to ITT Technical Institute. 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. In November 1992 a branch of ITT Technical Institute, Youngstown, Ohio opened in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and in September 1996 a branch opened in Monroeville, Pennsylvania. ITT Technical Institute, Monroeville, Pennsylvania opened in September 1996 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 in Suite 200 East of the ExpoMart on Business Route 22 just two miles from Exit 6 on the Pennsylvania Turnpike. The school occupies approximately 33,000 square feet of space housing classrooms, offices, a student lounge and a learning resource center. The facility is accessible to 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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Did You Know?
For Allegheny, PA private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,073 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Allegheny, PA is 85%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Allegheny, PA 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 0.35, which is lower than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in Allegheny, PA is Academy of Court Reporting and Technology. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.