Metropolitan Career Center Computer Technology Institute

100 South Broad Street, Suite 830
Philadelphia, PA 19110-0000
Tel: (215)568-9215
  • MCC was founded in 1974 by members of the First United Methodist Church of Germantown?the Reverends Theodore Loder, John Rice, and Robert DeHaan. Through their leadership, disadvantaged young people in the Germantown community gained a resource that provided the basic education, work experience, and the direction they needed to start their careers. Today, MCC offers a variety of programs to meet the needs of the community. MCC matches job seekers and employers in the Philadelphia region. Through training and individualized support, MCC students learn the career-specific skills essential to succeeding in their chosen fields. Programs range from a one-month job readiness and placement program to longer vocational training in information technology and office administration. MCC is also a leader in developing customized employer-based training, to help regional companies meet specific hiring challenges. MCC also provides diploma and degree programs through its Computer Technology Institute, a post-secondary, accredited vocational school. An array of student support services adds to the strength and success of each program. For these services, MCC?s staff of advisors provide counseling, referrals, academic advising, and employment-related services.
School Highlights
  • Metropolitan Career Center Computer Technology Institute serves 31 students (71% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the state community college average of 26:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 37%.
  • Metropolitan Career Center Computer Technology Institute is one of 13 community colleges within Philadelphia County, PA.
  • The nearest community college is The Art Institute of Philadelphia (0.20 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 5 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
Metropolitan Career Center Computer Technology Institute(PA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, non-profitPrivate, for profit
Total Faculty5 staff25 staff
Metropolitan Career Center Computer Technology Institute Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 31 has declined by 72% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has declined by 34% over five years.
Total Enrollment31 students571 students
Metropolitan Career Center Computer Technology Institute Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio6:126:1
Metropolitan Career Center Computer Technology Institute Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students22 students354 students
Metropolitan Career Center Computer Technology Institute Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students9 students217 students
Metropolitan Career Center Computer Technology Institute Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Metropolitan Career Center Computer Technology Institute Enrollment Breakdown PA All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
3%
2%
Metropolitan Career Center Computer Technology Institute Asian (2009-2016)
% Hispanic
6%
7%
Metropolitan Career Center Computer Technology Institute Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
91%
14%
Metropolitan Career Center Computer Technology Institute Black (2007-2016)
% White
-
63%
Metropolitan Career Center Computer Technology Institute White (2007-2013)
Metropolitan Career Center Computer Technology Institute Ethnicity Breakdown PA 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.0.170.57
Metropolitan Career Center Computer Technology Institute Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
71%
54%
Metropolitan Career Center Computer Technology Institute Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$23,800$34,800
Metropolitan Career Center Computer Technology Institute Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2010-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $24,194 is more than the state average of $16,591. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$24,194$16,591
Metropolitan Career Center Computer Technology Institute In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid100%94%
Metropolitan Career Center Computer Technology Institute % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Graduates$14,500$13,000
Metropolitan Career Center Computer Technology Institute Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$4,899$6,246
Metropolitan Career Center Computer Technology Institute Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Acceptance Rate59%84%
Metropolitan Career Center Computer Technology Institute Percent Admitted (2007-2016)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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Philadelphia community colleges have a 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. of 0.57, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Philadelphia is Community College of Philadelphia. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.