ITT Technical Institute-Tarentum

100 Pittsburgh Mills Circle, Tarentum
PA, 15084
Tel: (724)274-1400
295 students
Public institution
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 295 students (71% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 25%.
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 - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
ITT Technical Institute-Tarentum Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 295 teachers has declined by 21% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has declined by 34% over five years.
Total Enrollment
295 students
1,303 students
ITT Technical Institute-Tarentum Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
210 students
832 students
ITT Technical Institute-Tarentum Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 85 students
1,036 students
ITT Technical Institute-Tarentum Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
ITT Technical Institute-Tarentum sch enrollment ITT Technical Institute-Tarentum sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
-
2%
ITT Technical Institute-Tarentum Asian (2006-2008)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
1%
7%
ITT Technical Institute-Tarentum Hispanic (2007-2012)
% Black
6%
11%
ITT Technical Institute-Tarentum Black (2006-2012)
% White
92%
66%
ITT Technical Institute-Tarentum White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
ITT Technical Institute-Tarentum sch ethnicity ITT Technical Institute-Tarentum 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. 0.15 0.44
ITT Technical Institute-Tarentum Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $18,048 is more than the state average of $5,845. The in-state tuition has grown by 5% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $18,048 is more than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 5% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $18,048 $5,845
ITT Technical Institute-Tarentum In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $18,048 $10,047
ITT Technical Institute-Tarentum Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Percent Admitted 83%
78%
ITT Technical Institute-Tarentum Percent Admitted (2006-2012)
Source: 2012 (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.

Nearby Schools:

Recent Articles
5 Support Services to Boost Your Community College Success
5 Support Services to Boost Your Community College Success
College can be a difficult transition for many students. To help address students’ academic needs, many community colleges have started support services programs. Learn about some of these common programs and how they can help you be successful in school.
Second Rate? Community Colleges Fight Stereotypes
Many common myths about community colleges exist, but as they continue to diversify and offer cutting-edge programming, two-year institutions are fighting back against these long-held stereotypes.
California Virtual Community College System Increases Choices, Transfers
The Online Education Initiative will greatly expand course offerings for community college students, while making the transfer process between institutions much more smooth. The Initiative has its critics, however, who decry the loss of local control over education.
Did You Know?
For Allegheny County, PA public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $13,555 per year for in-state students and $14,128 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,520 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Allegheny County, PA is 80%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Allegheny County, 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 0.44. The most diverse community college in Allegheny County, PA is Academy of Court Reporting and Technology. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.