Lincoln Technical Institute-Center City Philadelphia

Tel: (215)382-1553
School Highlights
  • Lincoln Technical Institute-Center City Philadelphia serves 533 students (89% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 33:1 is higher than the state community college average of 25:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 37%.
  • Lincoln Technical Institute-Center City Philadelphia is one of 13 community colleges within Philadelphia County, PA.
  • The nearest community college is Kaplan Career Institute-Philadelphia (0.60 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 57% over five years.
Lincoln Technical Institute-Center City Philadelphia(PA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution ControlPublicPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty16 staff25 staff
Lincoln Technical Institute-Center City Philadelphia Total Faculty (2007-2016)
Number of Programs Offered48

Student Body

  • The student population of 533 has declined by 21% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 33:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.45 is less than the state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has grown by 43% over five years.
Total Enrollment533 students618 students
Lincoln Technical Institute-Center City Philadelphia Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio33:125:1
Lincoln Technical Institute-Center City Philadelphia Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students477 students372 students
Lincoln Technical Institute-Center City Philadelphia Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students56 students246 students
Lincoln Technical Institute-Center City Philadelphia Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Lincoln Technical Institute-Center City Philadelphia Enrollment Breakdown PA All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
3%
2%
Lincoln Technical Institute-Center City Philadelphia Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
10%
7%
Lincoln Technical Institute-Center City Philadelphia Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
73%
14%
Lincoln Technical Institute-Center City Philadelphia Black (2007-2016)
% White
8%
63%
Lincoln Technical Institute-Center City Philadelphia White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
5%
2%
Lincoln Technical Institute-Center City Philadelphia More (2012-2016)
Lincoln Technical Institute-Center City Philadelphia Ethnicity Breakdown PA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.450.57
Lincoln Technical Institute-Center City Philadelphia Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
48%
54%
Lincoln Technical Institute-Center City Philadelphia Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$35,400$34,800
Lincoln Technical Institute-Center City Philadelphia Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

    % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid99%95%
    Lincoln Technical Institute-Center City Philadelphia % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2015)
    Median Debt for Graduates$9,500$13,000
    Lincoln Technical Institute-Center City Philadelphia Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
    Median Debt for Dropouts$4,658$6,245
    Lincoln Technical Institute-Center City Philadelphia Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
    Acceptance Rate70%69%
    Lincoln Technical Institute-Center City Philadelphia Percent Admitted (2007-2010)
    Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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