Pinnacle Career Institute-Lawrence

School Highlights
  • Pinnacle Career Institute-Lawrence serves 113 students (100% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is lower than the state community college average of 27:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 28%.
  • Pinnacle Career Institute-Lawrence is the only community colleges within Douglas County, KS.
  • The nearest community college to Pinnacle Career Institute-Lawrence is Bryan University (Topeka) (27.1 miles away).

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Pinnacle Career Institute-Lawrence places among the top 20% of community colleges in Kansas for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 5 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Pinnacle Career Institute-Lawrence(KS) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty5 staff62 staff
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Student Body

  • The student population of Pinnacle Career Institute-Lawrence has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Pinnacle Career Institute-Lawrence diversity score of 0.47 is more than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment113 students1,551 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:127:1
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# Full-Time Students113 students653 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
7%
1%
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% Asian
2%
2%
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% Hispanic
12%
9%
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% Black
7%
8%
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% White
71%
72%
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% Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.470.46
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College Completion Rate
75%
36%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$21,900$34,000
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Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $14,048 is less than the state average of $14,710. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$14,048$14,710
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid84%90%
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Median Debt for Graduates$9,500$9,500
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Median Debt for Dropouts$4,171$5,454
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Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Pinnacle Career Institute is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools. For more information about our graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed the program, and other important information, please visit our website at,http://www.pcitraining.edu/consumerinfo

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