Keystone Technical Institute (Closed 2017)

2301 Academy Dr
Harrisburg, PA 17112
  • The mission of Keystone Technical Institute is to provide useful education; one that matches the career goals of the student with the needs of the employers in the student's chosen field. To this end, the institute, through a competent and dedicated faculty, and well planned and always developing curriculum, insures the student will receive the necessary foundation to achieve their potential in the career they are pursuing. The institute, with an ongoing curricular evaluation process and constant feedback from our graduates, Advisory Committee and employers, keeps abreast of the technologies necessary for entering the working world. The environment established to achieve this mission is one that encourages a "hands-on" experience, for all students, thus providing a workplace atmosphere.

School Highlights

Keystone Technical Institute served 341 students (100% of students were full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 was higher than the state community college average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment was 19% of the student body (majority Black), which was less than the state average of 44%.

School Overview

The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
Keystone Technical Institute(PA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociates CollegesAssociates Colleges
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPrivate not-for-profit
Total Faculty25 staff56 staff
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Number of Programs Offered2016

Student Body

The student population of Keystone Technical Institute has grown by 11% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 8:1 over five years.
The Keystone Technical Institute diversity score of 0.33 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has declined by 17% over five years.
Total Enrollment341 students477 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
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# Full-Time Students341 students331 students
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% Asian
-
3%
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% Hispanic
3%
11%
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% Black
11%
15%
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% White
81%
56%
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% Two or more races
3%
3%
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% Unknown races
2%
11%
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Diversity Score0.330.64
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College Completion Rate
70%
59%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$24,500$34,900
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid92%91%
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Median Debt for Graduates$11,677$12,696
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Median Debt for Dropouts$4,620$5,500
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Acceptance Rate (Year 2007)94%86%
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • The mission of Keystone Technical Institute is to provide useful education; one that matches the career goals of the student with the needs of the employers in the student's chosen field. To this end, the institute, through a competent and dedicated faculty, and well planned and always developing curriculum, insures the student will receive the necessary foundation to achieve their potential in the career they are pursuing. The institute, with an ongoing curricular evaluation process and constant feedback from our graduates, Advisory Committee and employers, keeps abreast of the technologies necessary for entering the working world. The environment established to achieve this mission is one that encourages a "hands-on" experience, for all students, thus providing a workplace atmosphere.

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Keystone Technical Institute is Harrisburg Area Community College (4.0 miles away).
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