Triangle Tech Inc-Erie

2000 Liberty St
Erie, PA 16502-2594
Tel: (814)453-6016
  • Triangle Tech schools are located throughout Western Pennsylvania in five easily accessible communities (Pittsburgh, Erie, Greensburg, DuBois, Sunbury and Bethlehem). Each school is staffed with experienced, full-time professional instructors and is equipped with the latest in educational technology. Every program we offer provides you the opportunity to get extensive hands-on experience as well as classroom instruction.
School Highlights
  • Triangle Tech Inc-Erie serves 46 students (100% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the state community college average of 26:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 37%.
  • Triangle Tech Inc-Erie is one of 4 community colleges within Erie County, PA.
  • The nearest community college is Erie Institute Of Technology (EIT) (2.70 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has declined by 78% over five years.
Triangle Tech Inc-Erie(PA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPrivate, for profit
Total Faculty6 staff25 staff
Triangle Tech Inc-Erie Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 46 has declined by 54% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has increased from 5:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.23 is less than the state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment46 students571 students
Triangle Tech Inc-Erie Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio8:126:1
Triangle Tech Inc-Erie Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students46 students354 students
Triangle Tech Inc-Erie Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
Triangle Tech Inc-Erie Enrollment Breakdown PA All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
-
2%
Triangle Tech Inc-Erie Asian (2008-2013)
% Hispanic
-
7%
Triangle Tech Inc-Erie Hispanic (2007-2011)
% Black
13%
14%
Triangle Tech Inc-Erie Black (2007-2016)
% White
87%
63%
Triangle Tech Inc-Erie White (2007-2016)
% Hawaiian
--
Triangle Tech Inc-Erie Hawaiian (2008-2009)
% Two or more races
-
2%
Triangle Tech Inc-Erie More (2008-2011)
Triangle Tech Inc-Erie Ethnicity Breakdown PA 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.0.230.57
Triangle Tech Inc-Erie Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
62%
54%
Triangle Tech Inc-Erie Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$36,600$34,800
Triangle Tech Inc-Erie Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $16,449 is more than the state average of $10,656. The in-state tuition has grown by 5% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $16,449 is more than the state average of $14,063. The out-state tuition has grown by 5% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$16,449$10,656
Triangle Tech Inc-Erie In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees$16,449$14,063
Triangle Tech Inc-Erie Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid100%94%
Triangle Tech Inc-Erie % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Graduates$18,223$13,000
Triangle Tech Inc-Erie Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$5,520$6,246
Triangle Tech Inc-Erie Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2014)
Acceptance Rate98%84%
Triangle Tech Inc-Erie Percent Admitted (2007-2008)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Erie school is located on the west side, minutes from downtown Erie. Triangle Tech's facilities occupy a total of approximately 22,000 square feet of comfortable, air-conditioned classrooms, laboratories and shops. Parking is available on the premises with complete security provided. Classrooms accommodate from 15 to 30 students, labs and shops are generally limited to a maximum of 20 students. Triangle Tech AST Degree programs Offered in Erie includes Architectural Computer-Aided Drafting & Design Technology, Mechanical Computer-Aided Drafting & Design Technology, Maintenance Electricity & Construction Technology and Carpentry and Construction Technology. Triangle Tech Diploma programs Offered in Erie includes Residential and Light Commercial Electricity. Triangle Tech is accredited by the Accrediting commission of Career Schools and Colleges of Technology and is licensed by the Pennsylvania State Board of Private Licensed Schools, Pennsylvania Department of Education.

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Did You Know?
For Pennsylvania public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $10,656 per year for in-state students and $14,063 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,591 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Pennsylvania is 75%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Pennsylvania 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 0.57, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Pennsylvania is Community College of Philadelphia. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.