Lincoln College of Technology-Denver

Tel: (303)722-5724
1,326 students
Private for-profit
Denver Automotive and Diesel College offers you a great future if you’re interested in learning to be an Automotive Technician. Training focuses on skills that you’ll use every day in your new career, as well as honing the dedication, drive and discipline that will help you achieve success. If you’ve been looking at automotive technology schools, choose an automotive and diesel technology school that focuses on hands-on training, with industry standard equipment and experienced instructors – choose Denver Automotive and Diesel College!
School Highlights:
Lincoln College of Technology-Denver serves 1,326 students (100% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Lincoln College of Technology-Denver is one of 7 community colleges within Denver County, CO.
The nearest community college is Community College of Denver (2.3 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Lincoln College of Technology-Denver 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

Student Body

The student population of 1,326 teachers has grown by 76% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 is more than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,326 students
1,303 students
Lincoln College of Technology-Denver Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
1,326 students
834 students
Lincoln College of Technology-Denver Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
Lincoln College of Technology-Denver sch enrollment Lincoln College of Technology-Denver sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
5%
1%
% Asian
1%
2%
Lincoln College of Technology-Denver Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
30%
7%
Lincoln College of Technology-Denver Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
8%
11%
Lincoln College of Technology-Denver Black (2006-2012)
% White
56%
66%
Lincoln College of Technology-Denver White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
Lincoln College of Technology-Denver More (2011-2012)
Lincoln College of Technology-Denver sch ethnicity Lincoln College of Technology-Denver 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. 0.59 0.44
Lincoln College of Technology-Denver Diversity Score (2006-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Denver Automotive Institute, as we were known then, held its first class of 27 students in downtown Denver, Colorado in May of 1963. As student population and demand grew, a Diesel Mechanics curriculum was added in 1966. Within three years a newly-renovated 71,000 sq. ft. facility opened, fully realizing our new name: Denver Automotive and Diesel College - DADC. Enhancing program offerings and estabilishing credibility as one of the top national educators became a priority. The consistent and regular refinements we made met various NATEF requirements and we became a "Master Certified Automotive School". Soon afterwards, we further enhanced our programs by adding Associate of Applied Science Degree Programs in Automotive, Diesel and Master Technology. DADC's Automotive and Diesel programs can help you learn the diagnostic procedures necessary to determine complex problems, fix them and provide ongoing maintenance. In addition, you'll have an in-depth understanding of why automotive and diesel engines work the way they do, allowing you to better fix and maintain vehicles, and provide a higher level of service. Using hands-on training, a solid system of knowledge and our long-standing reputation with major manufacturers and shops, we can help you jump-start your career in the Automotive and Diesel Industries. Denver Automotive and Diesel College (DADC) can offer you endless possibilities and opportunities to pursue skiing, snowboarding, snowdecks, snowskates, and other winter activities. DADC utilizes several fund sources to assist students in paying for their education. Funding is provided by Federal grants, various scholarships, Veterans benefits, low interest Perkins (Campus Based) loans, low interest Stafford loans, and by other fund sources specifically designed to fund education to qualified applicants at DADC.

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Did You Know?
For Denver public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,962 per year for in-state students and $11,263 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,552 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Denver is 82%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Denver 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 0.52, which is higher than the national average of 0.44. The most diverse community college in Denver is Community College of Denver. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.