Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology
Lancaster, PA 17602-3198

Overview

Type 2 year
Control Public
Campus size Small
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 1,097
Religious affiliation None
Student to faculty ratio 16:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 560 students
Freshmen are required
to live on campus
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
No
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

58%
Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 1,321 applications and 760 students were granted admission. Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology is at the #26 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 168 2 year colleges in the U.S.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.

Application Fee

$45
Undergrad students
Learn more about admission requirments

Tuition & Fees

In 2016-2017 academic year, Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology's tuition was $7,600 for all students regardless of residency (88.2% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 2-year public institution)

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

$5,341
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,496
$7,600
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,038
$7,600
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,038
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 84% of Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 52% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,047 (which is 7.3% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology in 2016-2017, was 234, which is 52% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $4,204 (which is 7.7% below the national average.)

$4,047
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,368
$4,204
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,557
84%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 79%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology has enrolled a total of 1,097 students (1,047 students full-time and 50 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 1,097 students, 72 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 92% men and 8% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

1,097
Total Enrollment
72
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 73%

Black/African American: 10%

Hispanic: 10%

Two or more races: 4%

Asian: 2%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology.

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 20% 210
Precision Production 20% 210
Construction Trades 16% 172
Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields 8% 84
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 4% 38
Architecture And Related Services 3% 34
Communications Technologies/technicians And Support Services 3% 34
Engineering 3% 28
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 1% 14
Health Professions And Related Programs 0% 0

Graduation & Dropout Rates

61%
Graduation rate
national average: 30%

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 Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

2%
Still enrolled
38%
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

$31,600
Median Annual Income
national average: $25,082

The typical median income of Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology graduates 6 years after enrollment is $31,600. Last year, out of the total 571 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 531 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 508 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 447 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $31,600 $39,700
Employment Rate 93% 88%
Total Graduates 571 508

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby 2 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology.

Cecil College
32.5 mile away
Harford Community College
32.8 mile away
Salem Community College
49.3 mile away