Triangle Tech Inc-Erie (Closed 2020)

2000 Liberty Street
Erie, PA 16502
  • 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 served 15 students (100% of students were full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 3:1 was lower than the state community college average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment was 11% of the student body (majority Black), which was less than the state average of 44%.

School Overview

The teacher population of 6 teachers has declined by 80% over five years.
Triangle Tech Inc-Erie(PA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationSpecial Focus Two-Year: Technical ProfessionsAssociates Colleges
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate for-profitPrivate not-for-profit
Total Faculty6 staff56 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Triangle Tech Inc-Erie has declined by 85% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 3:1 has decreased from 5:1 over five years.
The Triangle Tech Inc-Erie diversity score of 0.20 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment15 students477 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio3:112:1
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# Full-Time Students15 students331 students
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% Asian
1%
3%
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% Hispanic
3%
11%
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% Black
5%
15%
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% White
89%
56%
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% Two or more races
1%
3%
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% Non Resident races
1%
1%
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Diversity Score0.200.64
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College Completion Rate
71%
56%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$36,600$34,900
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The private state tuition of $16,449 is less than the state average of $17,415. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$16,449$17,415
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid100%91%
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Median Debt for Graduates$18,223$12,696
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Median Debt for Dropouts$5,520$5,445
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Acceptance Rate98%84%
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Source: 2018 (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.

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Triangle Tech Inc-Erie is Erie Institute Of Technology (EIT) (2.7 miles away).
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