Sullivan College of Technology and Design

3901 Atkinson Square Dr, Louisville
KY, 40218
Tel: (502)456-6509
463 students
Private for-profit
Louisville Tech is a dynamic, changing, and growing institution. Due to the very nature of the industries it serves, Louisville Tech stays abreast of new technologies to meet the needs and high-tech demands of industry.
School Highlights:
Sullivan College of Technology and Design serves 463 students (64% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 13%.
Sullivan College of Technology and Design is one of 9 community colleges within Jefferson County, KY.
The nearest community college is Brown Mackie College-Louisville (2.8 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Sullivan College of Technology and Design Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 463 teachers has declined by 29% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.41 is less than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
463 students
1,303 students
Sullivan College of Technology and Design Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
295 students
834 students
Sullivan College of Technology and Design Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 168 students
1,040 students
Sullivan College of Technology and Design Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Sullivan College of Technology and Design sch enrollment Sullivan College of Technology and Design sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
1%
2%
Sullivan College of Technology and Design Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
2%
7%
Sullivan College of Technology and Design Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
13%
11%
Sullivan College of Technology and Design Black (2006-2012)
% White
75%
66%
Sullivan College of Technology and Design White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
9%
2%
Sullivan College of Technology and Design More (2007-2012)
Sullivan College of Technology and Design sch ethnicity Sullivan College of Technology and Design 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. 0.41 0.44
Sullivan College of Technology and Design Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $20,469 is more than the state average of $5,890. The in-state tuition has grown by 18% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $20,469 is more than the state average of $10,050. The out-state tuition has grown by 18% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $20,469 $5,890
Sullivan College of Technology and Design In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $20,469 $10,050
Sullivan College of Technology and Design Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Percent Admitted 62%
78%
Sullivan College of Technology and Design Percent Admitted (2006-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

The Louisville Technical Institute was founded in 1961 by George Dumbaugh, a professional engineer. Mr.Dumbaugh founded Louisville Tech out of a desire to repay a kindness extended to him by two individuals who helped him achieve his educational goals as a young man. Little did he realize that his helping hand would be extended to literally thousands of Louisville Tech students. Louisville Tech is part of the Sullivan University System, which includes Sullivan University in Louisville, Lexington and Fort Knox, as well as Spencerian College in Louisville and Lexington. Today, LTI is located on a multi-million-dollar campus awarding certificates, diplomas and associate degrees in a variety of technical and creative fields to graduates of both day and evening programs. Louisville Tech offers students a positive social experience both on and off campus. Some of the special events have included excursions on the Belle of Louisville, picnics, dances, and Derby activities. LTI students have received discounts to special days at Louisville RiverBats baseball games, Six Flags-Kentucky Kingdom, and Kings Island amusement parks. The college is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award certificates, diplomas, and associate degrees.

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Did You Know?
For Louisville public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $10,744 per year for in-state students and $14,944 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,742 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Louisville is 68%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Louisville 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 0.41, which is lower than the national average of 0.44. The most diverse community college in Louisville is Daymar College-Louisville. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.