Orleans Technical College

School Highlights

Orleans Technical College serves 292 students (76% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the state community college average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 80% 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 52 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 Faculty52 staff56 staff
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Number of Programs Offered716
School CalendarLink to School Calendar

Student Body

The student population of Orleans Technical College has declined by 12% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The Orleans Technical College diversity score of 0.74 is more than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment292 students477 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio6:112:1
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# Full-Time Students223 students331 students
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# Part-Time Students69 students146 students
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% Asian
4%
3%
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% Hispanic
13%
11%
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% Black
41%
15%
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% White
20%
56%
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% Two or more races
2%
3%
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% Unknown races
19%
11%
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Diversity Score0.740.64
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College Completion Rate
74%
56%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$32,800$34,900
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid98%91%
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Median Debt for Graduates$7,521$13,000
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Median Debt for Dropouts$3,761$5,500
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Acceptance Rate61%86%
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Source: 2020 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Orleans Technical College is Lincoln Technical Institute-Philadelphia (2.9 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 347 students | 2.90 Mi9191 Torresdale Ave
    Philadelphia, PA 19136
    (215) 335-0800
    2.90347
  • Manor College
    Private not-for-profit
    746 students | 4.80 Mi700 Fox Chase Rd
    Jenkintown, PA 19046
    (215) 885-2360
    4.80746
  • 77 students | 5.20 Mi1761 Bustleton Pike
    Feasterville, PA 19053
    (215) 322-0666
    5.2077
  • Pennco Tech-Bristol
    Private for-profit
    454 students | 7.50 Mi3815 Otter St
    Bristol, PA 19007
    (215) 785-0111
    7.50454
  • 150 students | 9.50 Mi1015 Virginia Dr., Ste. 110
    Ft. Washington, PA 19034
    (215) 591-5700
    9.50150
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