Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology: Review & Facts

Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology
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Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology is a small two-year, public school with 885 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1905 and is one of the 9 schools and colleges located in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
21
Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology will give you the opportunity to receive a 1-year certificate or associate's degree.

Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 21 majors. The most popular concentrations are Industrial Technologies, Installation and Repair, Electrical and Electronics, Automotive and Mechanic, and Engineering. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools and colleges.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
65%
The student retention rate at Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology is relatively low at 65% (below Pennsylvania average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology is average - 67%.

Student to faculty ratio at Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology is decent - 16:1. Find out more on faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$7,300
Average tuition cost is low - about $7,200 a year. The additional fees at TSCT beyond tuition are roughly $100, which totals $7,300 a year.

Read the details about Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
38%
As reported in recent government data, 2,868 applications were submitted and 1,095 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to become a student at this school.

Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology is $25.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (717) 299-7731 or check Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,300
Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology provides evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
C
Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 500 students, which offers a reasonable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low, about $4,300 per academic year.

Based on the college crime numbers, Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology appears to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology Location and Maps



Post Address: Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology, 750 E King St, Lancaster, Pennsylvania 17602-3198, USA
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