Vet Tech Institute

Tel: (412)391-7021
385 students
Private for-profit
School Highlights:
Vet Tech Institute serves 385 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 35:1 is higher than the community college average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 42%.
Vet Tech Institute is one of 22 community colleges within Allegheny County, PA.
The nearest community college is Sanford-Brown Institute-Pittsburgh (0.20 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 31% over five years.
College Vet Tech Institute Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
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 11 staff
61 staff
Vet Tech Institute Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 385 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 35:1 has increased from 27:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the national average of 0.68. The school's diversity has grown by 183% over five years.
Total Enrollment 385 students 1,296 students
Vet Tech Institute Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 35:1
21:1
Vet Tech Institute Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 385 students
814 students
Vet Tech Institute Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
Vet Tech Institute Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Hispanic
4%
21%
Vet Tech Institute Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
1%
15%
Vet Tech Institute Black (2006-2013)
% White
91%
51%
Vet Tech Institute White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
3%
3%
Vet Tech Institute More (2009-2013)
Vet Tech 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. 0.17 0.68
Vet Tech Institute Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $14,520 is more than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has grown by 5% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $14,520 is more than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has grown by 5% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $14,520 $5,660
Vet Tech Institute In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $14,520 $10,250
Vet Tech Institute Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 98%
89%
Vet Tech Institute % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Pittsburgh private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,782 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Pittsburgh 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 0.54, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Pittsburgh is The Art Institute of Pittsburgh. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.