Lincoln College of Technology-Columbia

9325 Snowden River Pky
Columbia, MD 21046
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 Classification Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public Public
Total Faculty 31 staff 152 staff
Lincoln College of Technology-Columbia Total Faculty (2010-2016)
Number of Programs Offered 8 7

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 Enrollment 647 students 4,515 students
Lincoln College of Technology-Columbia Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1 24:1
Lincoln College of Technology-Columbia Student Staff Ratio (2010-2016)
# Full-Time Students 507 students 1,174 students
Lincoln College of Technology-Columbia Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students 140 students 3,341 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. 0.68 0.65
Lincoln College of Technology-Columbia Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
62%
-
Lincoln College of Technology-Columbia Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years) $38,000 -
Lincoln College of Technology-Columbia Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 81% 75%
Lincoln College of Technology-Columbia % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Graduates $13,007 -
Lincoln College of Technology-Columbia Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts $4,819 -
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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Did You Know?
For Maryland public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,222 per year for in-state students and $8,225 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $18,048 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Maryland community colleges have a 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. of 0.65, which is lower than the national average of 0.66. The most diverse community college in Maryland is Montgomery College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.