Medtech Institute

6565 Arlington Boulevard
Falls Church, VA 22042
Tel: (703)237-6200
1,295 students
Private for-profit
School Highlights:
Medtech Institute serves 1,295 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 36:1 is higher than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 46%.
Medtech Institute is one of 7 community colleges within Fairfax County, VA.
The nearest community college is Everest College-Arlington (Arlington - 22203) (2.2 miles away).

School Overview

Medtech 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 for-profit Public
Total Faculty 36 staff
59 staff
Medtech Institute Total Faculty (2009-2013)
Number of Programs Offered 5 7

Student Body

The student population of 1,295 teachers has grown by 22% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 36:1 has increased from :1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 10% over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,295 students
1,282 students
Medtech Institute Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 36:1
22:1
Medtech Institute student staff (2009-2013)
# Full-Time Students
1,295 students
810 students
Medtech Institute Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
Medtech Institute Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1% 1%
% Asian
3%
2%
Medtech Institute Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
43%
7%
Medtech Institute Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
48%
12%
Medtech Institute Black (2006-2013)
% White
1%
57%
Medtech Institute White (2007-2013)
% Two or more races"
4% 2%
% Unknown races
1%
3%
Medtech Institute Unknown (2009-2013)
Medtech 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. 0.54 0.53
Medtech Institute Diversity Score (2006-2013)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools:

Recent Articles
Community Colleges Offer Online Options
Community Colleges Offer Online Options
Community colleges have responded to the needs of working adults with online options.
Arizona Community Colleges Defunded: What Students Need to Know
Leading the country in slashing public education spending, Arizona voted to defund higher education, including Pima and Maricopa Community College Districts, leaving many Arizona college students wondering what this new state legislation means for the future of their education.
5 Alternative Methods for Earning Community College Credits
Not all community college students spend their winter and summer break on vacation. Some utilize that time to take a few extra classes and earn credits that can help them graduate early. Other students test out of courses and receive credit for work experiences in order to get ahead. In this article, learn about the various methods you can use to pursue extra college credits.
Related School Videos

View more school videos

Did You Know?
Fairfax, VA 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 0.6, which is higher than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in Fairfax, VA is Northern Virginia Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.