ITT Technical Institute-Sylmar (Closed 2016)
- The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 17% over five years.
|ITT Technical Institute-Sylmar||(CA) Community College Avg.|
|Carnegie Classification||Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges||Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges|
|Institution Level||Less than 2 yrs||At least 2 but less than 4 years|
|Institution Control||Private, for profit||Public|
|Total Faculty||23 staff||97 staff|
|Total Enrollment||607 students||7,516 students|
|# Full-Time Students||480 students||1,613 students|
|# Part-Time Students||127 students||5,903 students|
|% Two or more races|
|% Unknown races|
|Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)||$42,800||$34,600|
Source: 2015 (or latest year available) IPEDS
- The nearest community college to ITT Technical Institute-Sylmar is Los Angeles Mission College (3.2 miles away).
- College Location Mi. Students
- 10,191 students | 3.20 Mi13356 Eldridge Avenue
Sylmar,  CA  91342
- 147 students | 5.60 Mi14355 Roscoe Blvd
Panorama City,  CA  91402
- 225 students | 7.50 Mi6725 Kester Ave
Van Nuys,  CA  91405
- 317 students | 8.10 Mi14519 W.Sylvan Street
Van Nuys,  CA  91411
- 620 students | 8.80 Mi12412 Victory Boulevard
North Hollywood,  CA  91606
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