Cincinnati State Technical and Community College

  • Cincinnati State Technical and Community College provides student focused, accessible quality technical and general education, academic transfer, experiential and cooperative education, and workforce development. Degrees and certificates are offered in the areas of Business, Health and Public Safety, Humanities, Engineering, IT and The Midwest Culinary Institute. After earning your associates degree there are growing opportunities to obtain dual degrees with The University of Cincinnati, for example Culinology & Hospitality Management. Wilmington College, Tiffin University, and Lindsey Wilson College offer some of their bachelor's degree programs online and through classes on our campus. Franklin University and the University of Toledo offer our graduates degree completion for some of their programs online, making it easy to obtain your bachelor's degree.

School Highlights

Cincinnati State Technical and Community College serves 7,890 students (28% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the state community college average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 32%.

Top Rankings

Cincinnati State Technical and Community College ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in Ohio for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 552 teachers has grown by 54% over five years.
Cincinnati State Technical and Community College(OH) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Vocational & Technical-Mixed Traditional/NontraditionalBaccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Associate's Dominant
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty552 staff91 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Cincinnati State Technical and Community College has declined by 26% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 27:1 over five years.
The Cincinnati State Technical and Community College diversity score of 0.62 is more than the state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment7,890 students1,346 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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# Full-Time Students2,226 students553 students
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# Part-Time Students5,664 students793 students
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% Asian
3%
2%
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% Hispanic
3%
5%
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% Black
23%
14%
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% White
56%
68%
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% Two or more races
4%
4%
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% Non Resident races
3%
1%
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% Unknown races
8%
6%
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Diversity Score0.620.51
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College Completion Rate
17%
31%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$31,900$31,900
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $3,825 is less than the state average of $5,265. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $7,393 is less than the state average of $11,145. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$3,825$5,265
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Out-State Tuition Fees$7,393$11,145
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Tuition Notes$160. 40 per credit
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid79%91%
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Median Debt for Graduates$13,667$19,000
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Median Debt for Dropouts$5,745$6,500
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Source: 2020 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Chartered by the Ohio Board of Regents in 1969, Cincinnati State Technical and Community College offers Over 75 associate degree programs and majors, and over 40 certificate programs. The college is one of the ten largest co-op education programs in the nation as measured by the number of student placements. Cincinnati State is a two-year, open-enrollment, technical and community college. The main campus where most of the courses are offered is a commuter-based campus located just north of Cincinnati. The college offers programs that lead to a high-tech career or to a four-year degree, degrees providing easy transfer into the junior year at local/regional colleges and universities. The college is accredited by the North Central Association of College and Schools.

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Cincinnati State Technical and Community College is Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Science (1.0 miles away).
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Did You Know?
For Cincinnati private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,870 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Cincinnati community colleges have a diversity score of 0.48, which is lower than the national average of 0.71. The most diverse community college in Cincinnati is Cincinnati State Technical and Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.