Commonwealth Technical Institute (Closed 2013)

727 Goucher St
Johnstown, PA 15905-3092
School Highlights
  • Commonwealth Technical Institute serves 222 students (99% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the state community college average of 25:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 37%.
  • Commonwealth Technical Institute is one of 2 community colleges within Cambria County, PA.
  • The nearest community college to Commonwealth Technical Institute is Cambria-Rowe Business College-Johnstown (1.9 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Commonwealth Technical Institute(PA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution ControlPublicPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty26 staff25 staff

Student Body

  • The student population of Commonwealth Technical Institute has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has increased from 4:1 over five years.
  • The Commonwealth Technical Institute diversity score of 0.50 is less than the state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has declined by 5% over five years.
Total Enrollment222 students618 students
Student:Teacher Ratio9:125:1
# Full-Time Students220 students372 students
# Part-Time Students2 students246 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Hispanic
1%
7%
% Black
11%
14%
% White
67%
63%
% Unknown races
20%
10%
Diversity Score0.500.57
College Completion Rate (Year 2015)
81%
55%
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$18,200$34,800

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $16,836 is more than the state average of $10,533. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $16,836 is more than the state average of $14,058. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$16,836$10,533
Out-State Tuition Fees$16,836$14,058
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (Year 2015)46%95%
Median Debt for Graduates--
Median Debt for Dropouts--
Source: 2015 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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