Island Drafting and Technical Institute

  • Island Drafting and Technical Institute was founded in 1957, and is staffed by faculty members who have had professional and practical experience in the Engineering, Architectural, CADD (Computer Aided Drafting/Design) and Computer and Electronics fields. The Institute is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges of Technology, and is authorized to confer two-year Associate degrees by the New York State Board of Regents.

School Highlights

Island Drafting and Technical Institute serves 86 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the state community college average of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 61%.

Top Rankings

Island Drafting and Technical Institute ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in New York for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 9 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
Island Drafting and Technical Institute(NY) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationSpecial Focus Two-Year: Technical ProfessionsBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate for-profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty9 staff158 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Island Drafting and Technical Institute has declined by 16% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The Island Drafting and Technical Institute diversity score of 0.65 is less than the state average of 0.74. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment86 students1,437 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:111:1
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# Full-Time Students86 students858 students
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% Asian
1%
8%
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% Hispanic
20%
24%
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% Black
11%
19%
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% White
54%
39%
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% Two or more races
4%
2%
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% Non Resident races
3%
3%
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% Unknown races
6%
5%
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Diversity Score0.650.74
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College Completion Rate
83%
29%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$43,600$35,200
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The private state tuition of $16,500 is less than the state average of $16,522. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$16,500$16,522
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid100%91%
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Median Debt for Graduates$12,000$12,000
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Median Debt for Dropouts$4,414$4,750
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Acceptance Rate93%69%
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Source: 2020 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Our aim is to graduate students well-trained and technically qualified so that they may enter their chosen field or continue their education at the baccalaureate or higher level. Island Drafting and Technical Institute has over 45 years of leadership and experience in preparing Long Islanders for careers. We have stayed abreast of the latest developments in the industry, and we have continued to provide the personal attention students need to succeed. IDTI also offers to industry, as well as to individual job-holders, skills training to improve on-the-job capabilities. Programs can be custom-designed for particular companies, in addition to the extensive program offerings regularly available. Island Drafting and Technical Institute was recently re-accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges of Technology (ACCSCT). IDTI has been accredited by the ACCSCT and by its predecessor organization, the Accrediting Commission of the National Association of Trade and Technical Schools, since 1967.

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