ITT Technical Institute-Tarentum (Closed 2016)

100 Pittsburgh Mills Circle
Tarentum, PA 15084
  • 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-Tarentum serves 204 students (79% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is higher than the state community college average of 25:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 37%.
  • ITT Technical Institute-Tarentum is one of 14 community colleges within Allegheny County, PA.
  • The nearest community college to ITT Technical Institute-Tarentum is Career Training Academy-Lower Burrell (4.9 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
ITT Technical Institute-Tarentum(PA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty7 staff25 staff

Student Body

  • The student population of ITT Technical Institute-Tarentum has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 has increased from 25:1 over five years.
  • The ITT Technical Institute-Tarentum diversity score of 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has grown by 11% over five years.
Total Enrollment204 students618 students
Student:Teacher Ratio29:125:1
# Full-Time Students162 students372 students
# Part-Time Students42 students246 students
% Black
% White
Diversity Score0.100.57
College Completion Rate (Year 2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$42,800$34,800

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $18,048 is more than the state average of $16,683. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$18,048$16,683
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (Year 2015)100%95%
Median Debt for Graduates (Year 2015)$25,827$12,223
Median Debt for Dropouts (Year 2015)$9,500$5,500
Acceptance Rate88%84%
Source: 2015 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • ITT Technical Institute, Monroeville, 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, Youngstown, Ohio began at ITT Technical Institute, Youngstown, Ohio in September 1967 under the name Youngstown College of Business and Professional Drafting. In April 1969, the school was purchased by ITT Educational Services, Inc. In January 1986 the school changed its name to ITT Technical Institute. The school now offers associate degree programs of study in Business Administration, Business Accounting Technology, Computer and Electronics Engineering Technology, Computer Drafting and Design, Criminal Justice and Information Technology. In November 1992 a branch of ITT Technical Institute, Youngstown, Ohio opened in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and in September 1996 a branch opened in Monroeville, Pennsylvania. ITT Technical Institute, Monroeville, Pennsylvania opened in September 1996 offering Electronics Engineering Technology. The school now offers associate in specialized Technology degree programs of study in Computer and Electronics Engineering Technology, Computer Drafting and Design, Information Technology-Computer Network Systems, Information Technology-Multimedia, Information Technology-Software Applications and Programming and Information Technology-Web Development. ITT Technical Institute is located in Suite 200 East of the ExpoMart on Business Route 22 just two miles from Exit 6 on the Pennsylvania Turnpike. The school occupies approximately 33,000 square feet of space housing classrooms, offices, a student lounge and a learning resource center. The facility is accessible to 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 specialized technology degrees.

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For Pennsylvania public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $10,533 per year for in-state students and $14,058 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,683 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

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Pennsylvania community colleges have a diversity score of 0.57, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Pennsylvania is Community College of Philadelphia. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.