Pennco Tech-Blackwood
Blackwood, NJ 08012

Overview

Type 2 year
Control Private
Business model For Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale Suburb
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Continuous
Total enrollment 632
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 18:1
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
No
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
No
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

Pennco Tech-Blackwood 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

$100
Undergrad students

Tuition & Fees

Pennco Tech-Blackwood 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 $21,095 (11.2% 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.

$18,597
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $18,092
$21,095
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $18,962
$21,095
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $18,962
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 87% of Pennco Tech-Blackwood's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 72% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $3,904 (which is 11.4% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Pennco Tech-Blackwood in 2016-2017, was 412, which is 73% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $6,848 (which is 9% below the national average.)

$3,904
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,407
$6,848
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,529
87%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 88%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Pennco Tech-Blackwood has enrolled a total of 632 students (451 students full-time and 181 on a part-time basis). The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 81% men and 19% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

632
Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

White: 54%

Black/African American: 25%

Hispanic: 16%

Two or more races: 3%

Asian: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 3 largest majors offered at Pennco Tech-Blackwood.

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% 636
Construction Trades 17% 252
Health Professions And Related Programs 14% 217

Graduation & Dropout Rates

74%
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 Pennco Tech-Blackwood full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

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Still enrolled
7%
Dropout rate
19%
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

$25,300
Median Annual Income
national average: $23,536

The typical median income of Pennco Tech-Blackwood graduates 6 years after enrollment is $25,300. Last year, out of the total 931 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 735 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 718 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 574 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $25,300 $33,700
Employment Rate 79% 80%
Total Graduates 931 718

Campus Location

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