Marion Technical College

1467 Mount Vernon Ave, Marion
OH, 43302-5694
2,759 students
Public institution

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Over 35,000 students have enrolled at Marion Technical College for some type of training since 1971. MTC�s student body is a melting pot of sixteen-year-olds through sixty-year-olds. �We are proud to have a diverse student body where the strengths of each student enhances the learning environment for all students. Our students �do it all� � juggling families, jobs, and college � and they are able to do it because of MTC�s flexibility with classes offered throughout the day and evening, one night per week, on weekends, and online.
School Highlights:
Marion Technical College serves 2,759 students (36% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 20%.
Marion Technical College is one of 2 community colleges within Marion County, OH.
The nearest community college is Ohio State University-Marion Campus (0.1 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Marion Technical 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 2,759 teachers has grown by 29% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 31:1 has increased from 27:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 46% over five years.
Total Enrollment
2,759 students
1,283 students
Marion Technical College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
1,005 students
832 students
Marion Technical College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 1,754 students
1,020 students
Marion Technical College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Marion Technical College sch enrollment Marion Technical College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
Marion Technical College Asian (2006-2010)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
Marion Technical College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
Marion Technical College Black (2006-2012)
% White
Marion Technical College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
1% 2%
Marion Technical College sch ethnicity Marion Technical 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. 0.08 0.45
Marion Technical College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,016 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 $5,936 is less than the state average of $10,075. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,016 $5,940
Marion Technical College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $5,936 $10,075
Marion Technical College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

In 1971, Marion Technical College [MTC] began a history of service, opening its doors to 187 students enrolled in four technical programs. To date, 33,383 have attended classes in more than 40 associate degree and certificate programs in Business, Engineering, Health, Information, Medical Sciences, and Public Service technologies. Marion Technical College is located on a 180-acre campus just east of the city of Marion on State Route 95, sharing five buildings with The Ohio State University at Marion [OSUM]. The Marion Campus is a co-located campus, hosting Marion Technical College and The Ohio State University at Marion [OSUM]. The Technical Education Center houses most MTC classes, state-of-the-art labs, and administrative offices. Morrill Hall features labs, an auditorium, art gallery, and classrooms. The George H. Alber Student Center houses the Marion Campus Bookstore, gymnasium and locker rooms, weight room, student government offices, game room, lounge, vending area, and classrooms. The Library/Classroom Building houses campus library services, classrooms, meeting rooms, study areas, and microcomputer labs. The Center for Workforce Development, a 10,000 square foot facility located adjacent to the Campus, focuses on specialized training for area business and industry. Marion Technical College is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association. MTC offers the Associate of Arts and Associate of Science transfer degrees creating easy opportunity to begin a bachelor's degree.

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