Salina Area Technical College

2562 Centennial Road
Salina, KS 67401-0000
Tel: (785)309-3100
School Highlights
  • Salina Area Technical College serves 537 students (39% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the state community college average of 27:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 28%.
  • Salina Area Technical College is one of 2 community colleges within Saline County, KS.
  • The nearest community college is Brown Mackie College-Salina (1.50 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 28% over five years.
Salina Area Technical College(KS) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty30 staff62 staff
Salina Area Technical College Total Faculty (2010-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 537 has grown by 33% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 9:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.36 is less than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has grown by 24% over five years.
Total Enrollment537 students1,551 students
Salina Area Technical College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio18:127:1
Salina Area Technical College Student Staff Ratio (2010-2016)
# Full-Time Students211 students653 students
Salina Area Technical College Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students326 students898 students
Salina Area Technical College Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Salina Area Technical College Enrollment Breakdown KS All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
Salina Area Technical College American Indian/Alaskan (2007-2016)
% Asian
2%
2%
Salina Area Technical College Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
9%
9%
Salina Area Technical College Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
5%
8%
Salina Area Technical College Black (2007-2016)
% White
79%
72%
Salina Area Technical College White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
Salina Area Technical College More (2012-2016)
% Unknown races
2%
4%
Salina Area Technical College Ethnicity Breakdown KS 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.0.360.46
Salina Area Technical College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
65%
36%
Salina Area Technical College Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$33,100$34,000
Salina Area Technical College Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $4,893 is more than the state average of $3,503. The in-state tuition has grown by 27% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $4,893 is more than the state average of $4,523. The out-state tuition has grown by 27% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$4,893$3,503
Salina Area Technical College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees$4,893$4,523
Salina Area Technical College Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid80%90%
Salina Area Technical College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$5,500$9,500
Salina Area Technical College Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$2,750$5,454
Salina Area Technical College Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Brown Mackie College-Salina
    Private, for profit
    452 students | 1.50 Mi2106 South 9th Street
    Salina KS  67401
    (785)825-5422
    1.50452
  • 1,165 students | 30.20 Mi1200 S Main
    Mcpherson KS  67460
    (620)241-0723
    30.201,165
  • Hesston College
    Private, non-profit
    428 students | 46.90 Mi301 South Main
    Hesston KS  67062
    (620)327-4221
    46.90428
  • 819 students | 49.60 Mi3033 US Highway 24
    Beloit KS  67420
    (785)738-2276
    49.60819
  • 2,052 students | 52.50 Mi2221 Campus Dr
    Concordia KS  66901
    7852431435
    52.502,052
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Did You Know?
For Kansas public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,503 per year for in-state students and $4,523 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,710 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Kansas community colleges have a 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. of 0.46, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Kansas is Donnelly College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.