- The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
|Medtech Institute||(VA) Community College Avg.|
|Carnegie Classification||Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges||Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges|
|Institution Level||Less than 2 yrs||At least 2 but less than 4 years|
|Institution Control||Private, for profit||Public|
|Total Faculty||38 staff||45 staff|
|Number of Programs Offered||7||11|
|Total Enrollment||1,371 students||1,577 students|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||36:1||36:1|
|# Full-Time Students||1,371 students||717 students|
|% American Indian/Alaskan|
|% Non Resident races||-|
|% Unknown races|
|College Completion Rate|
|Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)||$28,400||$29,400|
|% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid||91%||84%|
|Median Debt for Graduates||$9,236||$10,502|
|Median Debt for Dropouts||$4,619||$5,500|
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS
- College Location Mi. Students
- 428 students | 3.30 Mi8300 Merrifield Ave 3F
Fairfax,  VA  22031
- 2,849 students | 3.50 Mi7777 Leesburg Pike
Falls Church,  VA  22043
- 51,487 students | 4.30 Mi4001 Wakefield Chapel Rd
Annandale,  VA  22003
- 78 students | 12.70 Mi10500 georgia ave
Silver Spring,  MD  20902
- 25,517 students | 15.80 Mi51 Mannakee Street
Rockville,  MD  20850
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