Lincoln College of Technology-Indianapolis

  • Lincoln Tech offers short-term, career-focused programs that span many different subject areas. Our automotive technology, skilled trades, allied health, and information technology training programs prepare students for future career success. Classes are taught by instructors who understand the demands of the industry, so you can get the automotive technology, electronics, information technology, health care and HVAC training that you need to succeed. You can study at one of our many locations in Philadelphia and Allentown, PA, Columbia, MD, Grand Prairie, TX, Indianapolis, IN, Melrose Park, IL, or Mahwah and Union, NJ.
School Highlights
  • Lincoln College of Technology-Indianapolis serves 1,199 students (100% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is lower than the state community college average of 34:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 53%.
  • Lincoln College of Technology-Indianapolis is one of 8 community colleges within Marion County, IN.
  • The nearest community college to Lincoln College of Technology-Indianapolis is Ivy Tech Community College (7.3 miles away).

Top Placements

Lincoln College of Technology-Indianapolis places among the top 20% of community colleges in Indiana for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Lincoln College of Technology-Indianapolis(IN) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsLess than 2 yrs
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty42 staff28 staff
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Number of Programs Offered118

Student Body

  • The student population of Lincoln College of Technology-Indianapolis has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Lincoln College of Technology-Indianapolis diversity score of 0.35 is less than the state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment1,199 students1,806 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio29:134:1
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# Full-Time Students1,199 students507 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
1%
1%
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% Hispanic
3%
2%
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% Black
9%
6%
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% White
80%
47%
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% Two or more races
4%
-
% Unknown races
2%
44%
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Diversity Score0.350.58
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College Completion Rate
56%
56%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$32,300$30,600
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Finances and Admission

    % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid80%91%
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    Median Debt for Graduates$11,730$20,000
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    Median Debt for Dropouts$4,750$6,334
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    Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

    School Notes

    • Widely known and respected as Lincoln Technical Institute since its founding in 1946 as a post-war job skill training source, Lincoln Tech has consistently responded to employer needs and the changing times. By always looking for ways to grow and keeping up with technology, we have achieved a strong mix of programs that provide a wide variety of in-demand career training opportunities. Our Automotive Division offers hands-on training programs in Automotive and Diesel Technology. Our Skilled Trades Division offers a variety of programs including HVAC, Drafting and CAD, and Electronic Systems Technician (EST). Our Information Technology (IT) Division includes training in PC Support, Networking, and Web Programming. Our Allied Health Division offers Healthcare training programs for a Medical Assistant or Medical Administrative Assistant. Lincoln Tech's Indianapolis Campus recently relocated to a suburban area on the northwest side of Indianapolis. This new two-story building houses 43 classrooms and 52 bays in its 126,000 square feet of space. It boasts new computer labs such as our Job Resource Center, Instructor Resource Center, Multimedia Training Center, Distance Learning Center and a Computer-Assisted Drafting (CAD) mega-lab; plus a five room Smart House for the Electronic Systems Technician (EST) program; a new Collision Repair and Refinishing Technology program; a 6-Course High Performance add-on program; mega-labs for automotive and diesel programs; a NAPA store; a new library; and a new café. Because of its resources, this comprehensive, modern facility is the destination for students from as far as Kentucky and Ohio. Lincoln Tech career training programs currently offered at the Indianapolis Campus are Automotive Technology, Automotive Service Management, Automotive, Diesel and Truck Technology, Collision Repair and Refinishing Technology, Diesel and Truck Technology, Diesel and Truck Service Management and Electronic Systems Technician (EST). The college is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges of Technology (ACCSCT).

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