Lincoln Technical Institute-Northeast Philadelphia
Lincoln Technical Institute-Northeast Philadelphia places among the top 20% of community colleges in Pennsylvania for:
- The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 58% over five years.
|Lincoln Technical Institute-Northeast Philadelphia||(PA) Community College Avg.|
|Carnegie Classification||Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges||Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges|
|Institution Level||Less than 2 yrs||At least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs|
|Institution Control||Public||Private, non-profit|
|Total Faculty||14 staff||25 staff|
|Number of Programs Offered||6||8|
|Total Enrollment||310 students||618 students|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||22:1||25:1|
|# Full-Time Students||310 students||372 students|
|# Part-Time Students||-||246 students|
|% Two or more races|
|% Unknown races|
|College Completion Rate|
|Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)||$35,400||$34,800|
|% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid||98%||95%|
|Median Debt for Graduates||$9,500||$12,223|
|Median Debt for Dropouts||$4,658||$5,500|
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS
- The nearest community college to Lincoln Technical Institute-Northeast Philadelphia is Orleans Technical Institute (1.6 miles away).
- College Location Mi. Students
- 332 students | 1.60 Mi2770 Red Lion Road
Philadelphia,  PA  19114
- 640 students | 2.20 Mi177 Franklin Mills Blvd.
Philadelphia,  PA  19154
- 84 students | 3.80 Mi1761 Bustleton Pike
Feasterville Trevose,  PA  19053
- 360 students | 4.20 Mi9191 Torresdale Ave
Philadelphia,  PA  19136
- 858 students | 5.80 Mi700 Fox Chase Rd
Jenkintown,  PA  19046
The Online Education Initiative will greatly expand course offerings for community college students, while making the transfer process between institutions much more smooth. The Initiative has its critics, however, who decry the loss of local control over education.
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