ITT Technical Institute-Houston North (Closed 2016)

  • 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-Houston North serves 645 students (88% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 31:1 is lower than the state community college average of 35:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 61%.
  • ITT Technical Institute-Houston North is one of 18 community colleges within Harris County, TX.
  • The nearest community college to ITT Technical Institute-Houston North is Commonwealth Institute of Funeral Service (0.4 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
ITT Technical Institute-Houston North(TX) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty21 staff76 staff

Student Body

  • The student population of ITT Technical Institute-Houston North has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 31:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The ITT Technical Institute-Houston North diversity score of 0.70 is more than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment645 students3,921 students
Student:Teacher Ratio31:135:1
# Full-Time Students569 students1,055 students
# Part-Time Students76 students2,866 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
2%
4%
% Hispanic
32%
37%
% Black
32%
13%
% White
30%
39%
% Two or more races
1%
2%
% Unknown races
2%
3%
Diversity Score0.700.69
College Completion Rate (Year 2010)
59%
20%
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$42,800$33,800

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $18,048 is more than the state average of $13,730. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$18,048$13,730
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (Year 2015)96%83%
Median Debt for Graduates (Year 2015)$25,827$9,500
Median Debt for Dropouts (Year 2015)$9,500$5,015
Acceptance Rate92%75%
Source: 2015 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • ITT Technical Institute, Houston, is one of a network of coeducational, non-denominational private postsecondary educational institutions owned and operated by ITT Educational Services, Inc., a Delaware corporation. ITT Technical Institute was founded December 1, 1959 as Teletronic Technical Institute. In July 1965, the name was changed to Sams Technical Institute. International Telephone & Telegraph Corporation acquired the school in 1966. The name of the school was changed in September 1970 to ITT Technical Institute. The school moved to its present location in September 1996. The school now offers associate of applied science degree programs of study in Computer and Electronics Engineering Technology, Computer Drafting and Design and Information Technology, a bachelor of applied science degree program of study in Automated Manufacturing Technology and bachelor of science degree programs of study in Business Adminstration, Data Communication Systems Technology, Digital Entertainment and Game Design, Electronics and Communications Engineering Technology, Industrial Automation Engineering Technology, Information Systems Security, Software Engineering Technology and Technical Project Management. Other branches of ITT Technical Institute are located in Norfolk, Virginia, Norwood, Massachusetts, Woburn Massachusetts, Louisville, Kentucky and Arnold, Missouri. ITT Technical Institute, Houston (Blue Ash), Texas ITT Technical Institute, Houston opened in December 1985 offering Electronics Engineering Technology. The school now offers associate of applied science degree programs of study in Computer and Electronics Engineering Technology, Computer Drafting and Design and Information Technology. The school occupies approximately 30,726 square feet which contain theory classrooms, laboratories, administrative offices, library and bookstore. The facility has parking spaces, ramped entrances and restroom facilities for 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 in applied science degrees.

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