Technical Career Institutes (Closed 2017)

School Highlights

Technical Career Institutes served 2,762 students (86% of students were full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 was higher than the state community college average of 11:1.
Minority enrollment was 95% of the student body (majority Black), which was more than the state average of 61%.

School Overview

The teacher population of 110 teachers has declined by 29% over five years.
Technical Career Institutes(NY) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociates CollegesBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty110 staff158 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Technical Career Institutes has declined by 38% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The Technical Career Institutes diversity score of 0.68 is less than the state average of 0.74. The school's diversity has grown by 17% over five years.
Total Enrollment2,762 students1,437 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:111:1
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# Full-Time Students2,385 students858 students
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# Part-Time Students377 students579 students
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% Asian
5%
8%
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% Hispanic
33%
24%
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% Black
43%
19%
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% White
5%
39%
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% Non Resident races
1%
3%
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% Unknown races
13%
5%
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Diversity Score0.680.74
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College Completion Rate
22%
27%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$36,800$35,200
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The private state tuition of $13,540 is less than the state average of $16,522. The private state tuition has grown by 7% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$13,540$16,522
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Tuition NotesNo cost to apply at
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid97%92%
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Median Debt for Graduates$18,937$12,674
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Median Debt for Dropouts$5,500$5,523
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Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • TCI is a degree-granting college committed to educating men and women interested in careers and further academic opportunities in Electronics and Computer Technologies, Accounting, office and new Media technologies and Climate Control and Building Maintenance technologies. Since its founding in 1909, TCI has achieved a reputation for excellence in technological education. Under the leadership of Nobel Prize recipient and founder Guglielmo Marconi, the Marconi Institute becomes a leading center for education and development in the communications industry. In 1919 its name changes to RCA Institutes. In 1974 the College's name is changed to Technical Career Institutes. Today TCI College serves more than 3,000 students through programs that focus on emerging technological fields. We collaborate closely with major New York City employers to develop programs that prepare students for the needs of today's business environment. TCI is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. TCI is accredited by the New York State Board of Regents and Commissioner of Education as well as Middle States Commission on Higher Education** which accredits NYS Colleges & Universities. 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.edufficient.com/tci-disclosure/

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Technical Career Institutes is Phillips School of Nursing at Mount Sinai Beth Israel (0.0 miles away).
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