Lincoln Technical Institute-South Plainfield
South Plainfield, NJ 07080-2424

Overview

Type 2 year
Control Private
Business model For Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale Suburb
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Differs by program
Total enrollment 340
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 13:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
No
Academic
Occupational
No
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
No
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
No
Study abroad
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
No
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

Lincoln Technical Institute-South Plainfield 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.

Tuition & Fees

Lincoln Technical Institute-South Plainfield 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 $36,332 (91.6% more expensive 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.

$15,166
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $18,092
$36,332
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $18,962
$36,332
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $18,962
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 88% of Lincoln Technical Institute-South Plainfield's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 61% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,203 (which is 4.6% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Lincoln Technical Institute-South Plainfield in 2016-2017, was 183, which is 79% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $8,527 (which is 13.3% above the national average.)

$4,203
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,407
$8,527
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,529
88%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 88%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Lincoln Technical Institute-South Plainfield has enrolled a total of 340 students (268 students full-time and 72 on a part-time basis). The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 97% men and 3% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

340
Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

White: 51%

Hispanic: 26%

Black/African American: 13%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 5%

Asian: 2%

Two or more races: 2%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 1 largest majors offered at Lincoln Technical Institute-South Plainfield.

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
Mechanic And Repair Technologies/technicians 94% 439

Graduation & Dropout Rates

70%
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 Lincoln Technical Institute-South Plainfield full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

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Still enrolled
29%
Dropout rate
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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

$28,400
Median Annual Income
national average: $23,536

The typical median income of Lincoln Technical Institute-South Plainfield 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 Lincoln Technical Institute-South Plainfield.

New York Career Institute
24.3 mile away
ASA College
24.7 mile away
Joffrey Ballet School
25.4 mile away