Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology: Review & Facts

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Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology is a small two-year, public school with 1,025 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1905 and is one of the 10 schools and colleges located in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
19
Fair
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 19 majors. The most popular concentrations are Electrical and Electronics, Installation and Repair, Industrial Technologies, Carpentry, and Automotive and Mechanic. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see program Ratings compared to other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
78%
Fair
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.

The student retention rate at Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology is fair at 78% (close to Pennsylvania average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
18 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology is average - 62%.

Student to faculty ratio at Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology is reasonably decent - 18:1. Find out more on faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$7,500
Low
Average tuition cost is low - about $7,400 a year. The additional fees at TSCT beyond tuition are roughly $100, which totals $7,500 a year.

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

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
30%
As reported in recent government data, 2,742 applications were submitted and 817 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 $45.00.

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
$4,500
Medium
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
Unsafe
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 $4,500 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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