Lincoln Technical Institute-Union
Union, NJ 07083


Type Less than 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 1,151
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 26:1
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


Lincoln Technical Institute-Union 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-Union 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 $29,277 (95.7% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical private vocational/career school)

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

Average Net Price
National Average = $15,386
In State Tuition
National Average = $14,961
Out of State Tuition
National Average = $14,961
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 88% of Lincoln Technical Institute-Union's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 71% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,158 (which is 1.4% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Lincoln Technical Institute-Union in 2016-2017, was 685, which is 81% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $7,906 (which is 16.2% above the national average.)

Pell Grant
National Average = $4,217
Federal Loan
National Average = $6,802
Financial aid
National Average = 84%
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Student Body

In Fall 2016, Lincoln Technical Institute-Union has enrolled a total of 1,151 students (923 students full-time and 228 on a part-time basis). The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 98% men and 2% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

Black/African American: 36%

Hispanic: 34%

White: 21%

Two or more races: 5%

Asian: 3%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Non-resident alien: 0%


Listed below are the 3 largest majors offered at Lincoln Technical Institute-Union.

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 42% 783
Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields 33% 620
Construction Trades 16% 298

Graduation & Dropout Rates

Graduation rate
national average: 70%

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-Union 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: $20,834

The typical median income of Lincoln Technical Institute-Union 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

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