Orleans Technical College

School Highlights

Orleans Technical College serves 284 students (77% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the state community college average of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 44%.

Top Rankings

Orleans Technical College ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Orleans Technical College(PA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationSpecial Focus Two-Year: Other FieldsAssociates Colleges
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate not-for-profitPrivate not-for-profit
Total Faculty20 staff36 staff
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Number of Programs Offered78

Student Body

The student population of Orleans Technical College has declined by 14% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The Orleans Technical College diversity score of 0.75 is more than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has grown by 9% over five years.
Total Enrollment284 students571 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:123:1
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# Full-Time Students220 students361 students
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# Part-Time Students64 students210 students
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% Asian
3%
3%
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% Hispanic
14%
9%
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% Black
36%
16%
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% White
24%
56%
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% Hawaiian
1%
-
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% Two or more races
1%
3%
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% Non Resident races
1%
2%
% Unknown races
20%
11%
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Diversity Score0.750.64
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College Completion Rate
82%
56%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$32,800$34,800
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid96%92%
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Median Debt for Graduates$7,521$12,495
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Median Debt for Dropouts$3,761$5,500
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Acceptance Rate43%85%
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Source: 2019 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Orleans Technical College is Lincoln Technical Institute-Northeast Philadelphia (1.6 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 310 students | 1.60 Mi2180 Hornig Rd
    Philadelphia, PA 19116
    (215) 969-0869
    1.60310
  • 318 students | 2.90 Mi9191 Torresdale Ave
    Philadelphia, PA 19136
    (215) 335-0800
    2.90318
  • Manor College
    Private not-for-profit
    747 students | 4.80 Mi700 Fox Chase Rd
    Jenkintown, PA 19046
    (215) 885-2360
    4.80747
  • Pennco Tech-Bristol
    Private for-profit
    368 students | 7.50 Mi3815 Otter St
    Bristol, PA 19007
    (215) 785-0111
    7.50368
  • 1,180 students | 9.50 Mi1140 Virginia Dr
    Fort Washington, PA 19034
    (215) 591-5700
    9.501,180
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