Vet Tech Institute

Tel: (412)391-7021
372 students
Pivate, for profit
School Highlights
Vet Tech Institute serves 372 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 34:1 is higher than the state community college average of 24:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 36%.
Vet Tech Institute is one of 20 community colleges within Allegheny County, PA.
The nearest community college is Pittsburgh Career Institute (0.20 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 31% over five years.
College Vet Tech Institute (PA) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Pivate, for profit Private not-for-profit
Total Faculty 11 staff 23 staff
Vet Tech Institute Total Faculty (2006-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 372 has grown by 8% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 34:1 has increased from 23:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 372 students 371 students
Vet Tech Institute Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 34:1 24:1
Vet Tech Institute Student Staff Ratio (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 372 students 345 students
Vet Tech Institute Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
Vet Tech Institute Enrollment Breakdown PA All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
1%
2%
Vet Tech Institute Asian (2012-2014)
% Hispanic
4%
6%
Vet Tech Institute Hispanic (2006-2014)
% Black
1%
14%
Vet Tech Institute Black (2006-2014)
% White
91%
64%
Vet Tech Institute White (2006-2014)
% Hawaiian
1%
-
% Two or more races
2%
1%
Vet Tech Institute More (2009-2014)
Vet Tech Institute Ethnicity Breakdown PA All Ethnic Groups 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 0.55
Vet Tech Institute Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

The private state tuition of $14,116 is less than the state average of $15,915. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $14,116 $15,915
Vet Tech Institute In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 95% 95%
Vet Tech Institute % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Pittsburgh private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,116 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 0.36, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Pittsburgh is Pittsburgh Career Institute. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.