TESST College of Technology-Baltimore

1520 South Caton Ave
Baltimore, MD 21227-1063
Tel: (410)644-6400
  • TESST College of Technology in Baltimore, Maryland, provides education and technical training in fields such as information technology, health care, and various trades. We offer associate of applied science degrees and certificates that provide you with the knowledge and skills that can help qualify you for entry-level employment. For more than 40 years, TESST College of Technology has been providing programs to meet the needs of the technology-driven job market. We have paid close attention to the changes and new developments that are made over time to make sure our curriculum is relevant to the requirements of each profession. What you learn here can make a difference in helping to make you a more qualified job candidate.
School Highlights
  • TESST College of Technology-Baltimore serves 582 students (100% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 45:1 is higher than the state community college average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
  • TESST College of Technology-Baltimore is one of 2 community colleges within Baltimore City County, MD.
  • The nearest community college is Baltimore City Community College (4.10 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
TESST College of Technology-Baltimore (MD) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Pivate, for profit Public
Total Faculty 13 staff 152 staff
TESST College of Technology-Baltimore Total Faculty (2007-2016)
Number of Programs Offered 7 7

Student Body

  • The student population of 582 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 45:1 has increased from 31:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.51 is less than the state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has grown by 8% over five years.
Total Enrollment 582 students 4,515 students
TESST College of Technology-Baltimore Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio 45:1 24:1
TESST College of Technology-Baltimore Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students 582 students 1,174 students
TESST College of Technology-Baltimore Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students - 3,341 students
TESST College of Technology-Baltimore Part-Time Students (2007-2010)
TESST College of Technology-Baltimore Enrollment Breakdown MD All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
1%
6%
TESST College of Technology-Baltimore Asian (2008-2016)
% Hispanic
4%
7%
TESST College of Technology-Baltimore Hispanic (2008-2016)
% Black
63%
27%
TESST College of Technology-Baltimore Black (2007-2016)
% White
30%
52%
TESST College of Technology-Baltimore White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
-
2%
TESST College of Technology-Baltimore More (2011-2013)
% Unknown races
1%
2%
TESST College of Technology-Baltimore Ethnicity Breakdown MD 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. 0.51 0.65
TESST College of Technology-Baltimore Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
40%
-
TESST College of Technology-Baltimore Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years) $36,100 -
TESST College of Technology-Baltimore Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 94% 75%
TESST College of Technology-Baltimore % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates $9,488 -
TESST College of Technology-Baltimore Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts $4,400 -
TESST College of Technology-Baltimore Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Maryland public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,222 per year for in-state students and $8,225 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $18,048 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Maryland 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 0.65, which is lower than the national average of 0.66. The most diverse community college in Maryland is Montgomery College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.