Chicago ORT Technical Institute

Tel: (847)324-5588
433 students
Private, non-profit
School Highlights
  • Chicago ORT Technical Institute serves 433 students (100% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 36:1 is same as the state community college average of 36:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 39%.
  • Chicago ORT Technical Institute is one of 30 community colleges within Cook County, IL.
  • The nearest community college is Northwestern College-Chicago Campus (3.30 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 500% over five years.
Chicago ORT Technical Institute (IL) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private, non-profit Public
Total Faculty 12 staff 121 staff
Chicago ORT Technical Institute Total Faculty (2009-2015)
Number of Programs Offered 7 n/a

Student Body

  • The student population of 433 has declined by 22% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 36:1 has decreased from 64:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.74 is more than the state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has grown by 25% over five years.
Total Enrollment 433 students 3,207 students
Chicago ORT Technical Institute Total Enrollment (2007-2015)
Student : Teacher Ratio 36:1 36:1
Chicago ORT Technical Institute Student Staff Ratio (2009-2015)
# Full-Time Students 433 students 1,118 students
Chicago ORT Technical Institute Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Chicago ORT Technical Institute Enrollment Breakdown IL All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
14%
4%
Chicago ORT Technical Institute Asian (2007-2015)
% Hispanic
1%
15%
Chicago ORT Technical Institute Hispanic (2008-2015)
% White
39%
61%
Chicago ORT Technical Institute White (2007-2015)
% Two or more races
6%
1%
Chicago ORT Technical Institute More (2011-2015)
% Non Resident races
23%
-
Chicago ORT Technical Institute Non Resident (2008-2013)
% Unknown races
17%
5%
Chicago ORT Technical Institute Ethnicity Breakdown IL 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. 0.74 0.58
Chicago ORT Technical Institute Diversity Score (2007-2015)

Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 75% 82%
Chicago ORT Technical Institute % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2015)
Source: 2015 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Cook County, IL public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,600 per year for in-state students and $7,560 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,180 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Cook County, IL is 73%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Cook County, IL 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 0.56, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Cook County, IL is Kendall College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.