Medtech Institute

6565 Arlington Boulevard
Falls Church, VA 22042-0000
Tel: (703)237-6200
School Highlights
  • Medtech Institute serves 1,371 students (100% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 36:1 is lower than the state community college average of 37:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 43%.
  • Medtech Institute is one of 4 community colleges within Fairfax County, VA.
  • The nearest community college is Stratford University (4.50 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has declined by 42% over five years.
Medtech Institute(VA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty38 staff45 staff
Medtech Institute Total Faculty (2010-2016)
Number of Programs Offered711

Student Body

  • The student population of 1,371 has declined by 18% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 36:1 has increased from 26:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.60 is less than the state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has grown by 13% over five years.
Total Enrollment1,371 students1,577 students
Medtech Institute Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio36:137:1
Medtech Institute Student Staff Ratio (2010-2016)
# Full-Time Students1,371 students717 students
Medtech Institute Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
Medtech Institute Enrollment Breakdown VA All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Asian
Medtech Institute Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
Medtech Institute Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Medtech Institute Black (2007-2016)
% White
Medtech Institute White (2008-2016)
% Non Resident races
Medtech Institute Non Resident (2007-2009)
% Unknown races
Medtech Institute Ethnicity Breakdown VA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.0.600.62
Medtech Institute Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
Medtech Institute Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$28,400$29,600
Medtech Institute Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

    % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid91%78%
    Medtech Institute % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2015)
    Median Debt for Graduates$9,236$11,000
    Medtech Institute Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
    Median Debt for Dropouts$4,619$5,500
    Medtech Institute Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
    Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

    Nearby Schools

    • College Location Mi. Students
    • Stratford University
      Private, for profit
      2,849 students | 4.50 Mi7777 Leesburg Pike
      Falls Church VA  22043
    • Columbia College (Fairfax)
      Private, for profit
      428 students | 4.60 Mi8300 Merrifield Ave 3F
      Fairfax VA  22031
    • 51,487 students | 5.50 Mi4001 Wakefield Chapel Rd
      Annandale VA  22003
    • 361 students | 7.00 Mi6101 Stevenson Avenue
      Alexandria VA  22304
    • 78 students | 12.10 Mi10500 georgia ave
      Silver Spring MD  20902
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