YTI Career Institute-Altoona
Altoona, PA 16602

Overview

Type 2 year
Control Private
Business model For Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Continuous
Total enrollment 226
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 8:1
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
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

YTI Career Institute-Altoona 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

$50
Undergrad students

Tuition & Fees

YTI Career Institute-Altoona 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 $25,172 (32.7% 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.

$9,008
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $18,092
$25,172
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $18,962
$25,172
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $18,962
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of YTI Career Institute-Altoona's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 75% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $3,427 (which is 22.2% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at YTI Career Institute-Altoona in 2016-2017, was 84, which is 74% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $6,080 (which is 19.2% below the national average.)

$3,427
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,407
$6,080
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,529
100%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 88%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, YTI Career Institute-Altoona has enrolled a total of 226 students (226 students full-time and 0 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 226 students, 15 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 25% men and 75% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

226
Total Enrollment
15
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 93%

Black/African American: 3%

Two or more races: 3%

Asian: 0%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%

Hispanic: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 4 largest majors offered at YTI Career Institute-Altoona.

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 70% 320
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 8% 36
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 6% 26
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 0% 2

Graduation & Dropout Rates

62%
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 YTI Career Institute-Altoona full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

22%
Still enrolled
17%
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

$24,000
Median Annual Income
national average: $23,536

The typical median income of YTI Career Institute-Altoona graduates 6 years after enrollment is $24,000. Last year, out of the total 3,401 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 2,925 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 1,790 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 1,450 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $24,000 $30,100
Employment Rate 86% 81%
Total Graduates 3,401 1,790

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby 2 year colleges within 100 mile radius of YTI Career Institute-Altoona.

Triangle Tech Inc-Dubois
50.5 mile away
Martinsburg College
72.5 mile away