Mech-Tech College

Num 39-40 B St W Industrial Pk
Caguas, PR 00725
Tel: (7.8)774-4106
3,354 students
Private for-profit

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School Highlights:
Mech-Tech College serves 3,354 students (85% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the community college average of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the state average of 100%.
Mech-Tech College is one of 2 community colleges within Caguas Municipio County, PR.
The nearest community college is EDIC College (4.1 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 141 teachers has grown by 147% over five years.
Mech-Tech College Community College Avg.
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 141 staff
60 staff
Mech-Tech College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 3,354 teachers has grown by 18% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has decreased from 50:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
3,354 students
1,266 students
Mech-Tech College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 24:1
21:1
Mech-Tech College student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
2,862 students
810 students
Mech-Tech College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 492 students
1,017 students
Mech-Tech College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Mech-Tech College sch enrollment Mech-Tech College sta enrollment
% Hispanic
100%
7%
Mech-Tech College Hispanic (2006-2013)
Mech-Tech College sch ethnicity Mech-Tech College 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. 0.00 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $8,904 is more than the state average of $5,740. The in-state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $8,904 is less than the state average of $10,260. The out-state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $8,904 $5,740
Mech-Tech College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $8,904 $10,260
Mech-Tech College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 96%
89%
Mech-Tech College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

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