Spartan College of Aeronautics and Technology

8820 East Pine Street
Tulsa, OK 74115
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  • As an aeronautical college that has been training people since 1928, Spartan has an extensive history of contributions to the aviation industry. From the beauty of simple careers that formed the backbone of an industry which is taking us into space, to those leadership positions that are spearheading the advancing technology of the industry, Spartan is well represented all over the world. We have become more than simply a training institution, but also a fellowship. We're a community of those committed to meeting the needs of the ever evolving world of aviation, aerospace, manufacturing, and other related technological fields.

School Highlights

Spartan College of Aeronautics and Technology serves 979 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the state community college average of 27:1.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.

Top Rankings

Spartan College of Aeronautics and Technology ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in Oklahoma for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 60 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Spartan College of Aeronautics and Technology(OK) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationSpecial Focus Four-Year: Other Technology-Related SchoolsBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields
Institution LevelFour or more yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate for-profitPublic
Total Faculty60 staff59 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Spartan College of Aeronautics and Technology has grown by 15% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The Spartan College of Aeronautics and Technology diversity score of 0.73 is more than the state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has grown by 20% over five years.
Total Enrollment979 students1,737 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:127:1
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# Full-Time Students979 students781 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
320300
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% American Indian/Alaskan
4%
9%
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% Asian
5%
2%
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% Hispanic
16%
8%
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% Black
7%
8%
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% White
47%
50%
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% Two or more races
6%
9%
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% Non Resident races
6%
9%
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% Unknown races
9%
5%
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Diversity Score0.730.71
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$44,800$33,300
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The private state tuition of $16,395 is more than the state average of $14,387. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$16,395$14,387
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Tuition NotesVaries by Program
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid73%88%
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Median Debt for Graduates$16,063$12,000
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Median Debt for Dropouts$5,700$5,552
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Acceptance Rate77%53%
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Source: 2019 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Spartan has over 247,000 square feet of training facilities on three campuses and located at two Tulsa-area airports. Spartan maintains industry-current equipment to offer hands-on training that prepares students for entry-level career positions. Spartan has over 25 aircraft for technical training and maintains a fleet of over 45 aircraft for flight training. Spartan College of Aeronautics and Technology offers programs in Professional Pilot, Aviation Maintenance, Avionics Maintenance and Quality Control/Nondestructive Testing. Spartan offers associate of applied science degrees, and a bachelor's degree program. Spartan is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC) and licensed by the Oklahoma Board of Private and Vocational Schools (OBPVS). Most courses are approved by the Oklahoma State Accrediting Agency for Veterans (GI Bill). The Aviation Maintenance Technician Programs and Flight Programs are approved by the Federal Aviation Administration.

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Spartan College of Aeronautics and Technology is Tulsa Welding School-Tulsa (4.4 miles away).
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  • Tulsa Welding School-Tulsa
    Private for-profit
    753 students | 4.40 Mi2545 E. 11th Street
    Tulsa, OK 74104
    (800) 935-3776
    4.40753
  • Platt College
    Private for-profit
    267 students | 4.60 Mi3801 S Sheridan
    Tulsa, OK 74145
    (918) 663-9000
    4.60267
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    Tulsa, OK 74135
    (918) 595-7000
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  • Community Care College
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    Private not-for-profit
    578 students | 5.20 Mi4242 South Sheridan
    Tulsa, OK 74145
    (919) 610-0027
    5.20578
  • Brown Mackie College-Tulsa
    Private, for profit
    543 students | 5.50 Mi4608 S Garnett Rd Ste 110
    Tulsa, OK 74146
    (918) 628-3700
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