Commonwealth Technical Institute (Closed 2013)

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 (1.8 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 61% 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
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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 grown by 28% over five years.
Total Enrollment222 students618 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:125:1
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# Full-Time Students220 students372 students
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# Part-Time Students2 students246 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
-300
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
-
2%
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% Hispanic
1%
7%
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% Black
11%
14%
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% White
67%
63%
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% Two or more races
-
2%
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% Unknown races
20%
10%
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Diversity Score
0.500.57
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College Completion Rate
81%
55%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$18,200$34,800
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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
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Out-State Tuition Fees$16,836$14,058
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid46%95%
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Median Debt for Graduates--
Median Debt for Dropouts--
Source: 2015 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Commonwealth Technical Institute is Cambria-Rowe Business College-Johnstown (1.8 miles away).
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