Cincinnati State Technical and Community College

3520 Central Parkway, Cincinnati
OH, 45223-2690
Tel: (513)569-1500
10,614 students
Public institution
Cincinnati State Technical and Community College provides student focused, accessible quality technical and general education, academic transfer, experiential and cooperative education, and workforce development. Degrees and certificates are offered in the areas of Business, Health and Public Safety, Humanities, Engineering, IT and The Midwest Culinary Institute. After earning your associates degree there are growing opportunities to obtain dual degrees with The University of Cincinnati, for example Culinology & Hospitality Management. Wilmington College, Tiffin University, and Lindsey Wilson College offer some of their bachelor’s degree programs online and through classes on our campus. Franklin University and the University of Toledo offer our graduates degree completion for some of their programs online, making it easy to obtain your bachelor’s degree.
School Highlights:
Cincinnati State Technical and Community College serves 10,614 students (37% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 20%.
Cincinnati State Technical and Community College is one of 17 community colleges within Hamilton County, OH.
The nearest community college is Brown Mackie College-Northern Kentucky (7.6 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Cincinnati State Technical and Community College Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 10,614 teachers has grown by 24% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 has increased from 27:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.43 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
10,614 students
1,275 students
Cincinnati State Technical and Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
3,959 students
829 students
Cincinnati State Technical and Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 6,655 students
1,020 students
Cincinnati State Technical and Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Cincinnati State Technical and Community College sch enrollment Cincinnati State Technical and Community College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan 1%
1%
% Asian 1%
2%
Cincinnati State Technical and Community College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian 1%
1%
% Hispanic 1%
7%
Cincinnati State Technical and Community College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black 22%
12%
Cincinnati State Technical and Community College Black (2006-2012)
% White 72%
66%
Cincinnati State Technical and Community College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races 2%
2%
Cincinnati State Technical and Community College More (2009-2012)
Cincinnati State Technical and Community College sch ethnicity Cincinnati State Technical and Community College 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. 0.43 0.45
Cincinnati State Technical and Community College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,523 is less than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $8,788 is less than the state average of $10,075. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,523 $5,940
Cincinnati State Technical and Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $8,788 $10,075
Cincinnati State Technical and Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Chartered by the Ohio Board of Regents in 1969, Cincinnati State Technical and Community College offers Over 75 associate degree programs and majors, and over 40 certificate programs. The college is one of the ten largest co-op education programs in the nation as measured by the number of student placements. Cincinnati State is a two-year, open-enrollment, technical and community college. The main campus where most of the courses are offered is a commuter-based campus located just north of Cincinnati. The college offers programs that lead to a high-tech career or to a four-year degree, degrees providing easy transfer into the junior year at local/regional colleges and universities. The college is accredited by the North Central Association of College and Schools.

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    309 Buttermilk Pike
    Fort Mitchell , KY , 41017
    (859)341-5627
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