ITT Technical Institute-Tucson (Closed 2016)

1455 W. River Rd
Tucson, AZ 85704-5829
  • ITT Educational Services, Inc. is a leading private college system focused on technology-oriented programs of study. It operates over 80 ITT Technical Institutes in 30 states which predominantly provide career-focused, degree programs to approximately 40,000 students. Headquartered in Carmel, Indiana, it has been actively involved in the higher education community in the United States since 1969.
School Highlights
  • ITT Technical Institute-Tucson serves 400 students (76% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is lower than the state community college average of 39:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 48%.
  • ITT Technical Institute-Tucson is one of 5 community colleges within Pima County, AZ.
  • The nearest community college to ITT Technical Institute-Tucson is Pima Community College (4.9 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
ITT Technical Institute-Tucson(AZ) 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 Faculty16 staff66 staff

Student Body

  • The student population of ITT Technical Institute-Tucson has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The ITT Technical Institute-Tucson diversity score of 0.70 is more than the state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment400 students6,476 students
Student:Teacher Ratio25:139:1
# Full-Time Students304 students1,336 students
# Part-Time Students96 students5,140 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
10%
4%
% Asian
3%
3%
% Hispanic
34%
27%
% Black
6%
6%
% White
41%
52%
% Two or more races
3%
2%
% Unknown races
3%
5%
Diversity Score0.700.65
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$42,800$31,100

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $18,048 is more than the state average of $15,559. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$18,048$15,559
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (Year 2015)98%84%
Median Debt for Graduates (Year 2015)$25,827$9,500
Median Debt for Dropouts (Year 2015)$9,500$5,022
Acceptance Rate94%100%
Source: 2015 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Each ITT Technical Institute is authorized by the state in which it is located and is either accredited by or in the process of seeking accreditation from an accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. All ITT Technical Institutes (except in some instances the most recently opened institutes) are eligible to participate in the federal student financial aid programs. The school encourages student activities to help develop individual initiative, group leadership and cooperation. It is a goal of the school to help provide students with the opportunity to participate in activities which relate to educational objectives, satisfy social needs, provide recreational opportunities and encourage cultural enrichment. School-related student activities must be sanctioned, approved and supervised by the school. Emphasis is placed on helping you begin to develop skills and knowledge in technical areas that can have practical value in the workplace. Besides technical instruction, the programs of study offered at ITT Tech focus on helping you develop problem solving, critical thinking, communication and teamwork skills. Career preparation begins long before graduation in an ITT Tech undergraduate program. Assistance is offered on job-seeking and job-keeping skills and techniques. In addition, you are advised of job openings and interview opportunities.

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