Vet Tech Institute

School Highlights

Vet Tech Institute serves 339 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the state community college average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 44%.

School Overview

The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 56% over five years.
Vet Tech Institute(PA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationSpecial Focus Two-Year: Health ProfessionsAssociates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPrivate not-for-profit
Total Faculty25 staff56 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Vet Tech Institute has declined by 8% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 34:1 over five years.
The Vet Tech Institute 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 Enrollment339 students477 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
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# Full-Time Students339 students331 students
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% Asian
-
3%
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% Hispanic
2%
11%
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% Black
3%
15%
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% White
89%
56%
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% Two or more races
4%
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
62%
56%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$25,200$34,900
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $14,600 is more than the state average of $10,168. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $14,600 is more than the state average of $14,356. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$14,600$10,168
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Out-State Tuition Fees$14,600$14,356
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid92%91%
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Median Debt for Graduates$12,810$13,000
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Median Debt for Dropouts$3,085$5,500
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Acceptance Rate63%79%
This chart display the percent admitted of Vet Tech Institute and the community college average percent admitted of PA by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Source: 2020 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Vet Tech Institute is Pittsburgh Career Institute (0.2 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Pittsburgh Career Institute
    Private for-profit
    66 students | 0.20 Mi421 Seventh Avenue
    Pittsburgh, PA 15219
    (412) 281-2600
    0.2066
  • Bradford School (Pittsburgh)
    Private, for profit
    413 students | 0.80 Mi125 West Station Square Drive, Suite 129
    Pittsburgh, PA 15219
    (412) 391-6710
    0.80413
  • 16,031 students | 1.10 Mi800 Allegheny Ave
    Pittsburgh, PA 15233
    (412) 323-2323
    1.1016,031
  • 145 students | 1.40 Mi1940 Perrysville Avenue
    Pittsburgh, PA 15214
    (412) 359-1000
    1.40145
  • Triangle Tech Inc-Sunbury
    Private for-profit
    84 students | 1.40 Mi191 Performance Road
    Sunbury, PA 17801
    (570) 988-0700
    1.4084
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