ITT Technical Institute-Fort Lauderdale (Closed 2016)

3401 S University Dr
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33328
  • At ITT Tech we are committed to helping men and women develop the skills and knowledge to pursue many opportunities in fields involving technology, criminal justice, and business.
School Highlights
  • ITT Technical Institute-Fort Lauderdale serves 552 students (73% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the state community college average of 38:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 31%.
  • ITT Technical Institute-Fort Lauderdale is one of 10 community colleges within Broward County, FL.
  • The nearest community college to ITT Technical Institute-Fort Lauderdale is Fortis Institute-Fort Lauderdale (6.2 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
ITT Technical Institute-Fort Lauderdale(FL) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty27 staff37 staff

Student Body

  • The student population of ITT Technical Institute-Fort Lauderdale has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 31:1 over five years.
  • The ITT Technical Institute-Fort Lauderdale diversity score of 0.71 is more than the state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment552 students1,142 students
Student:Teacher Ratio20:138:1
# Full-Time Students402 students487 students
# Part-Time Students150 students655 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Asian
% Hispanic
% Black
% White
% Hawaiian
% Two or more races
% Unknown races
Diversity Score0.710.60
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$42,800$30,300

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $18,048 is more than the state average of $15,054. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$18,048$15,054
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (Year 2015)82%91%
Median Debt for Graduates (Year 2015)$25,827$11,875
Median Debt for Dropouts (Year 2015)$9,500$6,334
Acceptance Rate73%86%
Source: 2015 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • ITT Technical Institute, Fort Lauderdale, is one of a network of co-educational, non-denominational private postsecondary educational institutions owned and operated by ITT Educational Services, Inc., a Delaware corporation. Instruction was initially offered in June 1967, under the name Sams Technical Institute, as a sister school to the Sams Technical Institutes already established in Indianapolis and Evansville. In September 1970, the name of the school was changed to ITT Technical Institute. The school moved to its present location in May, 2005. The school offers associate of applied science degree programs of study in Computer and Electronics Engineering Technology, Computer Drafting and Design and Information Technology and bachelorof science degree programs of study in Business Administration, Business Accounting Technology, Criminal Justice, Data Communication Systems Technology, Digital Entertainment and Game Design, Electronics and Communications Engineering Technology, Industrial Automation Engineering Technology, Information Systems Security and Technical Project Management. Branches of ITT Technical Institute are located in Troy, Michigan, Fort Lauderdale, Florida and Burr Ridge, Illinois. ITT Technical Institute opened in Fort Lauderdale, Florida in September 1991, offering Electronics Engineering Technology. The school now offers associate of science degree programs of study in Computer and Electronics Engineering Technology, Computer Drafting and Design, Criminal Justice and Information Technology and bachelor of science degree programs of study in Business Administration, Criminal Justice, Digital Entertainment and Game Design, Electronics and Communications Engineering Technology and Information Systems Security. ITT Technical Institute is located in the Rolling Hills Office Centre in West Broward County. The school expanded the facility in January 1998 from 16,400 square feet of space housing classrooms and offices to approximately 32,600 square feet. Ample parking space is provided and the building is equipped to accommodate disabled individuals. The facility is in compliance with federal, state and local ordinances and regulations, including those relating to safety and health. The college is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award associate of science and bachelor of science degrees.

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 175 students | 6.20 Mi4850 W. Oakland Park Blvd., Suite 224
    Fort Lauderdale FL  33313
  • 789 students | 7.30 Mi3221 Enterprise Way
    Hollywood FL  33025
  • 44,119 students | 7.40 Mi111 East Las Olas Blvd
    Fort Lauderdale FL  33301
  • n/a students | 7.40 Mi2620 hollywood blvd
    Hollywood FL  33020
  • City College-Fort Lauderdale
    Private, non-profit
    575 students | 8.60 Mi2000 W. Commerical Boulevard
    Fort Lauderdale FL  33309
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