Morrison Institute of Technology

  • Morrison Institute of Technology is a two-year technology school located in Morrison, Illinois. Our programs include Engineering Technology and Network Administration. Both degrees have a placement rate of over 90% and graduates find careers making over $40,000 a year within the first 6 months. 

School Highlights

Morrison Institute of Technology serves 105 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the state community college average of 29:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 52%.

School News

Top Placements

Morrison Institute of Technology places among the top 20% of community colleges in Illinois for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 10 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Morrison Institute of Technology(IL) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, non-profitPublic
Total Faculty10 staff124 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Morrison Institute of Technology has grown by 22% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 6:1 over five years.
The Morrison Institute of Technology diversity score of 0.34 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment105 students3,099 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:129:1
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# Full-Time Students105 students1,095 students
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# Part-Time Students-2,004 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
136250
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% Asian
4%
5%
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% Hispanic
12%
24%
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% Black
4%
13%
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% White
80%
48%
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Diversity Score0.340.69
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College Completion Rate
69%
30%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$44,300$31,800
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Finances and Admission

The private state tuition of $17,400 is more than the state average of $15,965. The private state tuition has grown by 15% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$17,400$15,965
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Tuition NotesTuition fees include tuition and segregated fees.
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid85%80%
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Median Debt for Graduates$12,000$7,618
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Median Debt for Dropouts$5,500$4,500
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Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Student Ambassadors, Student Government
Source: 2019 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Morrison Tech is a small college that offers an Associates of Applied Science in Engineering Technology and Network Administration.  Choose our engineering technology program and be prepared to design buildings, cars, bridges, rockets, and much more!  Choose our networking administration program and you may find yourself in cybersecurity, designing apps for your phone, or simply maintaining the computer network for a large organization.
  • With small classes, Morrison Tech students get the personal attention you won`t find anywhere else.  Our instructors know their students by name and are available when they need help.  Morrison Tech incorporates a "hands on" approach to learning.  No reading Shakespeare or writing poetry here just the classes you need to be successful in the work world. Morrison Tech students enjoy living in a close knit community. 
  • Student lives in apartment style dorms, our students have a home away from home. Having a 97% job placement rate is something the college takes great pride in.  Employers call the college seeking Morrison Tech grads, they know what quality they will receive from our graduate. An average starting salary of $48,000 proves to be a strong return on investment. A Morrison Tech grad has the best of both worlds.  They may head into the workforce immediately after graduation or they may choose to continue their education by transferring to one of the many colleges Morrison Tech has articulation agreements with.
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