MTI College

Tel: (916)339-1500
School Highlights
  • MTI College serves 748 students (100% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the state community college average of 44:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 68%.
  • MTI College is one of 11 community colleges within Sacramento County, CA.
  • The nearest community college is American River College (0.70 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 51 teachers has grown by 34% over five years.
MTI College (CA) 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 Public Public
Total Faculty 51 staff 86 staff
MTI College Total Faculty (2007-2016)
Number of Programs Offered 18 10

Student Body

  • The student population of 748 has declined by 5% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.48 is less than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has grown by 26% over five years.
Total Enrollment 748 students 7,105 students
MTI College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 44:1
MTI College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students 748 students 1,483 students
MTI College Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students - 5,622 students
MTI College Part-Time Students (2007-2013)
MTI College Enrollment Breakdown CA All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
- -
MTI College American Indian/Alaskan (2007-2013)
% Asian
8%
13%
MTI College Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
-
37%
MTI College Hispanic (2007-2013)
% Black
10%
7%
MTI College Black (2007-2016)
% White
70%
32%
MTI College White (2007-2016)
% Hawaiian
1%
-
% Two or more races
10%
3%
MTI College More (2010-2016)
% Unknown races
1%
5%
MTI College Ethnicity Breakdown CA 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. 0.48 0.73
MTI College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
67%
29%
MTI College Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years) $36,800 $34,900
MTI College Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 89% 78%
MTI College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates $9,500 $9,500
MTI College Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts $4,047 $5,500
MTI College Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Acceptance Rate 67% 95%
MTI College Percent Admitted (2007-2010)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • From its beginning in Sacramento in 1965, MTI established itself as Sacramento's #1 Vocational school and the area's leader in training individuals for good jobs. No other area college has experienced the achievements that are common to MTI -- from being voted the area's Best Vocational school, to being one of a select few colleges nationally to have earned ABA Approval for its paralegal program. MTI consistently leads the way in vocational training and education. MTI fulfills its mission, goals, and objectives with a two-year Associate in Arts degree in Paralegal Studies and Associate of Applied Science degree options in Business Administration and Microsoft Systems Engineer. Additionally, the college offers the following short-term diploma programs: Computer Support Specialist, Microsoft Systems Engineer, Accounting Technician, Business Support Specialist, Legal Office Specialist, Medical Assisting, and Medical Office Specialist. MTI saw the need for practical, career-oriented training when it first opened its doors in 1965. Our Sacramento campus is one of the very few private colleges in California designed and built exclusively for private career training. MTI prides itself on keeping abreast of the changing needs of the business community and providing Sacramento employers with skilled personnel. MTI College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC), an institutional accrediting body recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation and the U.S. Department of Education.

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