Lincoln College of Technology-West Palm Beach

  • Founded 1982 in the Palm Beaches, the West Palm Beach campus of Lincoln College of Technology has been helping students and business professionals realize their career goals and career aspirations locally, regionally, nationally and internationally. West Palm Beach offers 18-24 month Associate Degree programs, a variety of continuing education certifications for business professionals, and 9 and 12-month diploma programs for those on the career fast track. With morning, afternoon or evening classes, our Lincoln College of Technology programs are designed so that you can study, work, and still have time to devote to life's other responsibilities. This college in South Florida is well regarded within the business community and local employers enthusiastically seek out our graduates. Lincoln College of Technology offers what you need to get your career off to a good start industry-level training with job placement assistance, hands-on training, caring instructors with industry experience.
School Highlights
  • Lincoln College of Technology-West Palm Beach serves 713 students (93% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is lower than the state community college average of 38:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 31%.
  • Lincoln College of Technology-West Palm Beach is one of 6 community colleges within Palm Beach County, FL.
  • The nearest community college to Lincoln College of Technology-West Palm Beach is Southeastern College (3.8 miles away).

Top Placements

Lincoln College of Technology-West Palm Beach places among the top 20% of community colleges in Florida for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Lincoln College of Technology-West Palm Beach(FL) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsFour or more years
Institution ControlPublicPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty30 staff37 staff
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Student Body

  • The student population of Lincoln College of Technology-West Palm Beach has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Lincoln College of Technology-West Palm Beach diversity score of 0.72 is more than the state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment713 students1,142 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:138:1
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# Full-Time Students661 students487 students
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# Part-Time Students52 students655 students
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% Asian
1%
2%
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% Hispanic
23%
24%
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% Black
34%
17%
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% White
33%
69%
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% Two or more races
5%
2%
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% Non Resident races
-
2%
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% Unknown races
3%
-
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Diversity Score0.720.60
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$32,700$30,300
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Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $15,580 is more than the state average of $6,464. The in-state tuition has declined by 16% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $15,580 is more than the state average of $11,973. The out-state tuition has declined by 16% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$15,580$6,464
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Out-State Tuition Fees$15,580$11,973
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid87%91%
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Median Debt for Graduates$9,500$11,875
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Median Debt for Dropouts$4,658$6,334
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Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

  • The nearest community college to Lincoln College of Technology-West Palm Beach is Southeastern College (3.8 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Southeastern College
    Private, for profit
    540 students | 3.80 Mi1756 North Congress Ave.
    West Palm Beach FL  33409
    (561) 433-2330
    3.80540
  • Fortis Institute
    Private, for profit
    276 students | 8.30 Mi1630 South Congress Avenue, Suite 300
    Lake Worth FL  33461
    (561) 304-3466
    8.30276
  • Everglades University
    Private, non-profit
    2,262 students | 8.50 Mi5002 T-Rex Avenue, Suite 100
    Boca Raton FL  33431
    (561) 912-1211
    8.502,262
  • 28,517 students | 9.90 Mi4200 Congress Ave
    Lake Worth FL  33461
    (561) 967-7222
    9.9028,517
  • 210 students | 22.00 Mi5150 Linton Blvd
    Delray Beach FL  33484
    (561) 381-4990
    22.00210
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Did You Know?
For Florida public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,464 per year for in-state students and $11,973 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,054 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Florida is 86%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Florida community colleges have a diversity score of 0.60, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Florida is Johnson & Wales University-North Miami. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.