Num 39-40 B St W Industrial Pk
Caguas, PR 00725
Top Ranked (2022-23): View Rankings

School Highlights

Mech-Tech College serves 1,947 students (91% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the state community college average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 99%.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 1,947 students
  • Private-state tuition: $8,904
  • Student:teacher ratio: 9:1
  • Minority enrollment: 100%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Top Rankings

Mech-Tech College ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Puerto Rico for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 218 teachers has grown by 131% over five years.
Mech-Tech College
(PR) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Not applicable, not in Carnegie universe (not accredited or nondegree-granting)
Not applicable, not in Carnegie universe (not accredited or nondegree-granting)
Institution Level
At least 2 but less than 4 years
Four or more years
Institution Control
Private for-profit
Private not-for-profit
Total Faculty
218 staff
70 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Mech-Tech College has declined by 37% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 33:1 over five years.
The Mech-Tech College diversity score of 0.02 is less than the state average of 0.08. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,947 students
554 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
12:1
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# Full-Time Students
1,777 students
371 students
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# Part-Time Students
170 students
117 students
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This chart display the Full-time students and Part-time students enrollment breakdown of Mech-Tech College.
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# Enrollment Undergraduate
341 students
341 students
# Full-Time Undergraduate Students
1,777 students
346 students
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# Full-Time Graduate Students
n/a
59 students
# Part-Time Undergraduate Students
170 students
138 students
# Part-Time Graduate Students
n/a
33 students
% Hispanic
99%
96%
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% Black
1%
2%
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% White
n/a
1%
% Unknown races
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mech-Tech College.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in PR.
Diversity Score
0.02
0.08
This chart display the diversity score of Mech-Tech College and the community college average diversity score of PR by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in less than 4 years)
5.93%
1.42%
This chart display completion rates for First-Time of Full-time students of Mech-Tech College and community college average completion rates for First-Time of Full-time students of PR by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in 4 years or more than 4 years)
n/a
1.63%
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
$21,600
$20,600
This chart display average graduate earnings (10 Years) of Mech-Tech College and community college average graduate earnings (10 Years) of PR by year, disaggregated by student subgroups with the latest 2012-13 school year data.

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

The private state tuition of $8,904 is more than the state average of $6,703. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees
$8,904
$6,703
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
97%
97%
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Median Debt for Graduates
$3,500
$5,064
This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Mech-Tech College and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in PR by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Median Debt for Dropouts
$2,000
$3,500
This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Mech-Tech College and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in PR by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Acceptance Rate
n/a
84%
SAT Reading
n/a
32
SAT Math
n/a
32
SAT Writing
n/a
51
ACT Composite
n/a
55
ACT English
n/a
61
ACT Math
n/a
49
ACT Writing
n/a
22
Source: 2021 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Mech-Tech College cost?

Mech-Tech College's private state tuition is approximately $8,904.

What is Mech-Tech College's ranking?

Mech-Tech College ranks among the top 20% of community college in Puerto Rico for: Average community college minority breakdown, Largest student body and Least debt for graduating students.

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 1,947 students
  • Private-state tuition: $8,904
  • Student:teacher ratio: 9:1
  • Minority enrollment: 100%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

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