Career Technical Institute
Washington, DC 20005


Type 2 year
Control Private
Business model For Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Continuous
Total enrollment 479
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 16:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
High school education
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
ROTC - Navy
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates


Career Technical Institute has an open admission policy. That means there is no standardized test or GPA requirements. Any high school graduate or GED certificate holder may get admission.

Application Fee

Undergrad students

Tuition & Fees

Career Technical Institute calculates tuition for each program it provides using clock hours or credit hours. In 2016-2017 academic year, the combined tuition and fees to attend a program that takes one year to complete was $16,995 (10.4% cheaper than the national average tuition of a typical 2 year private institution)

Follow the link below to learn more about cost of the largest programs offered by the institution.

Average Net Price
National Average = $18,092
In State Tuition
National Average = $18,962
Out of State Tuition
National Average = $18,962
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 97% of Career Technical Institute's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 93% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $5,725 (which is 29.9% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Career Technical Institute in 2016-2017, was 377, which is 87% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $7,211 (which is 4.2% below the national average.)

Pell Grant
National Average = $4,407
Federal Loan
National Average = $7,529
Financial aid
National Average = 88%
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Student Body

In Fall 2016, Career Technical Institute has enrolled a total of 479 students (479 students full-time and 0 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 479 students, 53 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 31% men and 69% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 105 students for distance studies.

Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

Black/African American: 86%

Hispanic: 8%

White: 4%

Asian: 2%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Two or more races: 0%


Listed below are the 3 largest majors offered at Career Technical Institute.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Health Professions And Related Programs 32% 276 0
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 27% 236 0
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 11% 98 0

Graduation & Dropout Rates

Graduation rate
national average: 61%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Career Technical Institute full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

Still enrolled
Dropout rate
Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

Median Annual Income
national average: $23,536

The typical median income of Career Technical Institute graduates 6 years after enrollment is $28,400. Last year, out of the total 2,811 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 2,474 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 2,320 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 1,995 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $28,400 $33,800
Employment Rate 88% 86%
Total Graduates 2,811 2,320

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby 2 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Career Technical Institute.

Fortis College-Landover
9.5 mile away
Columbia College
10.8 mile away
Columbia College
22.1 mile away