TESST College of Technology-Towson

  • The right education could help you start on the path toward a successful career. TESST College of Technology in Towson, Maryland, strives to prepare you with the training and knowledge that could help you stand out from the crowd in today’s competitive marketplace. We offer certificate and associate's degree programs in areas such as allied health, criminal justice, and information technology. This could be your chance to make a difference. Our high-quality education programs help you to achieve the knowledge and skills you need to accomplish your professional and personal goals.
School Highlights
  • TESST College of Technology-Towson serves 318 students (100% of students are full-time).
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
  • TESST College of Technology-Towson is one of 3 community colleges within Baltimore County, MD.
  • The nearest community college to TESST College of Technology-Towson is The Community College of Baltimore County (5.9 miles away).

Top Placements

TESST College of Technology-Towson places among the top 20% of community colleges in Maryland for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
TESST College of Technology-Towson(MD) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty6 staff164 staff
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Number of Programs Offered57

Student Body

  • The student population of TESST College of Technology-Towson has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The TESST College of Technology-Towson diversity score of 0.52 is less than the state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment318 students4,515 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio53:125:1
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# Full-Time Students318 students1,174 students
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# Part-Time Students-3,341 students
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% Asian
1%
6%
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% Hispanic
3%
7%
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% Black
62%
27%
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% White
31%
52%
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% Unknown races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.520.65
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College Completion Rate
36%
21%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$38,300$37,700
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Finances and Admission

    % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid96%75%
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    Median Debt for Graduates$9,449$9,600
    This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in TESST College of Technology-Towson and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in MD by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
    Median Debt for Dropouts$4,349$5,500
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    Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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