Chicago ORT Technical Institute

Tel: (847)324-5588
438 students
Private not-for-profit
School Highlights:
Chicago ORT Technical Institute serves 438 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 37:1 is higher than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Chicago ORT Technical Institute is one of 31 community colleges within Cook County, IL.
The nearest community college is Kendall College (1.4 miles away).

School Overview

Chicago ORT Technical Institute Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private not-for-profit Public
Total Faculty 12 staff
59 staff
Chicago ORT Technical Institute Total Faculty (2008-2013)
Number of Programs Offered 8 7

Student Body

The student population of 438 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 37:1 has decreased from 145:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 is more than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 22% over five years.
Total Enrollment
438 students
1,282 students
Chicago ORT Technical Institute Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 37:1
22:1
Chicago ORT Technical Institute student staff (2008-2013)
# Full-Time Students
438 students
810 students
Chicago ORT Technical Institute Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
Chicago ORT Technical Institute Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
9%
2%
Chicago ORT Technical Institute Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
1%
7%
Chicago ORT Technical Institute Hispanic (2007-2013)
% Black
1%
12%
Chicago ORT Technical Institute Black (2007-2013)
% White
39%
57%
Chicago ORT Technical Institute White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
6%
2%
Chicago ORT Technical Institute More (2009-2013)
% Unknown races
21%
3%
Chicago ORT Technical Institute Unknown (2006-2013)
% Non Resident races
23%
2%
Chicago ORT Technical Institute non_resident (2006-2013)
Chicago ORT Technical Institute 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. 0.59 0.53
Chicago ORT Technical Institute Diversity Score (2006-2013)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Cook, IL public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $7,681 per year for in-state students and $9,121 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,824 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Cook, IL is 78%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Cook, IL 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 0.54, which is higher than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in Cook, IL is Lexington College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.