Vet Tech Institute

Tel: (412)391-7021
385 students
Private for-profit
School Highlights:
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Vet Tech Institute serves 385 students (100.00% of students are full-time).
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The college's student:teacher ratio of 35:1 is higher than the community college average of -:1.
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Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 41%.
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Vet Tech Institute is one of 21 community colleges within Allegheny County, PA.
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The nearest community college is Sanford-Brown Institute-Pittsburgh (0.24 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 31% over five years.
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 teachers 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 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 150% over five years.
Total Enrollment 385 students 1,294 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
822 students
Vet Tech Institute Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
Vet Tech Institute Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Hispanic
4%
7%
Vet Tech Institute Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
1%
12%
Vet Tech Institute Black (2006-2013)
% White
91%
57%
Vet Tech Institute White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
3%
2%
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. 0.15 0.53
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 $5,694
Vet Tech Institute In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $14,520 $10,252
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 $14,618 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 0.38, which is lower than the national average of 0.48. The most diverse community college in Pittsburgh is Sanford-Brown Institute-Pittsburgh. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.