Lincoln College of Technology-Columbia

9325 Snowden River Pky
Columbia, MD 21046-0000
Tel: (410)290-7100
School Highlights
  • Lincoln College of Technology-Columbia serves 647 students (78% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the state community college average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
  • Lincoln College of Technology-Columbia is one of 2 community colleges within Howard County, MD.
  • The nearest community college is Howard Community College (3.60 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 63% over five years.
Lincoln College of Technology-Columbia(MD) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty31 staff164 staff
Lincoln College of Technology-Columbia Total Faculty (2010-2016)
Number of Programs Offered87

Student Body

  • The student population of 647 has declined by 43% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.68 is more than the state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has grown by 19% over five years.
Total Enrollment647 students4,693 students
Lincoln College of Technology-Columbia Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio21:124:1
Lincoln College of Technology-Columbia Student Staff Ratio (2010-2016)
# Full-Time Students507 students1,352 students
Lincoln College of Technology-Columbia Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students140 students3,341 students
Lincoln College of Technology-Columbia Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Lincoln College of Technology-Columbia Enrollment Breakdown MD All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
5%
6%
Lincoln College of Technology-Columbia Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
10%
7%
Lincoln College of Technology-Columbia Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
49%
27%
Lincoln College of Technology-Columbia Black (2007-2016)
% White
25%
52%
Lincoln College of Technology-Columbia White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
7%
2%
Lincoln College of Technology-Columbia More (2011-2016)
% Unknown races
3%
2%
Lincoln College of Technology-Columbia Ethnicity Breakdown MD All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.0.680.65
Lincoln College of Technology-Columbia Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
62%
21%
Lincoln College of Technology-Columbia Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$38,000$37,700
Lincoln College of Technology-Columbia Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

    % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid81%71%
    Lincoln College of Technology-Columbia % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2015)
    Median Debt for Graduates$13,007$9,600
    Lincoln College of Technology-Columbia Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
    Median Debt for Dropouts$4,819$5,500
    Lincoln College of Technology-Columbia Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
    Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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