Pinnacle Career Institute-Lawrence

1601 W 23rd Street, Suite 200, Lawrence
KS, 66046-2703
Tel: (785)841-9640
93 students
Public institution
School Highlights:
Pinnacle Career Institute-Lawrence serves 93 students (100% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 23%.
Pinnacle Career Institute-Lawrence is the only community colleges within Douglas County, KS.
The nearest community college is Topeka technical college (26.9 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Pinnacle Career Institute-Lawrence 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 93 teachers has declined by 27% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 0:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.32 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 8% over five years.
Total Enrollment
93 students
1,287 students
Pinnacle Career Institute-Lawrence Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
93 students
832 students
Pinnacle Career Institute-Lawrence Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
Pinnacle Career Institute-Lawrence sch enrollment Pinnacle Career Institute-Lawrence sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
3%
1%
% Asian
4%
2%
Pinnacle Career Institute-Lawrence Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
5%
7%
Pinnacle Career Institute-Lawrence Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
3%
12%
Pinnacle Career Institute-Lawrence Black (2006-2012)
% White
82%
66%
Pinnacle Career Institute-Lawrence White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
4%
2%
Pinnacle Career Institute-Lawrence More (2009-2012)
Pinnacle Career Institute-Lawrence sch ethnicity Pinnacle Career Institute-Lawrence 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. 0.32 0.45
Pinnacle Career Institute-Lawrence Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $13,620 is more than the state average of $5,845. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $13,620 is more than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $13,620 $5,845
Pinnacle Career Institute-Lawrence In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $13,620 $10,047
Pinnacle Career Institute-Lawrence Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Pinnacle Career Institute is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools. For more information about our graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed the program, and other important information, please visit our website at,http://www.pcitraining.edu/consumerinfo

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 Kansas public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,966 per year for in-state students and $3,922 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $12,256 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Kansas 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 0.39, which is lower than the national average of 0.45. The most diverse community college in Maryland is Wright Career College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.