Baran Institute Of Technology

Baran Institute Of Technology

The Baran Institute of Technology is a private, for-profit institute offering short-term programs. It is located in East Windsor, Connecticut, and was founded in 1979. The college moved to its current, 40-acre campus in May of 2005. Baran offers hands-on certificate and diploma programs in technological areas like auto body repair, automotive technology, motorcycle technology and welding, among others.

Students at the Baran Institute of Technology can participate in intramural basketball games and planned excursions, along with other extra-curricular activities. The college also offers a number of loans, financial aid and work-study programs for eligible students. Available scholarships include Skills USA, the Baran Institute Scholarship, the Ford AAA Competition, the Global automotive aftermarket symposium scholarship program, the ASE Certification scholarship, the AWS Certification scholarship and the Imagine America Scholarship.

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Baran Institute of Technology
97 Newberry Road
East Windsor , CT 06088
General Phone: (860) 627-4300

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Baran Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Mechanics and Repair558electrical installation and repair, HVAC, autobody repair, automobile mechanics, diesel mechanics, motorcycle mechanic
Transportation56truck and bus driver
Production Trades56welding

Number of programs and degrees for Baran in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years6147
Award of less than 1 academic year561

Baran Student Body

In 2007-2008, Baran had a total enrollment of 1,166 students (1,643 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 73%
Black 11%
Hispanic 13%
Asian 2%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 0%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 19%
20-21 41%
22-24 17%
25-29 11%
30-34 5%
35-39 4%
40-49 4%
50-64 1%

Baran Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 76 %
Part-Time 71 %

Graduation and Transfer Rates (2007):
(Graduation rate is percent of students graduating within 150% of the normal time.)

Item Percent
Graduating 76%

Baran Room and Board (2007)

Baran offers campus housing for 418 of its 1,643 (full-time) students.

(Please refer to our profile of East Windsor, Connecticut for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Connecticut Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Baran Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Baran participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2228800)

Baran Degree Programs (2007)

Mechanics And Repair
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair, General
Heating/AC/Ventilation/Refrig Maint Technology/Technician
Motorcycle Maintenance and Repair Technology/Technician

Production Trades
Welding Technology/Welder

Truck and Bus Driver/Commercial Vehicle Operation

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What Sets Baran Apart:

Male % of student body
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% of degrees in mechanics and repair
(vs. all colleges)
Top 6%Baran % of degrees in mechanics and repair
Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
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Top 10%Baran Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
Number of students
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 11%Baran Number of students
Number of degree programs
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 11%Baran Number of degree programs
Dorm rooms per full-time student
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 17%Baran Dorm rooms per full-time student
% of degrees in transportation
(vs. all colleges)
Top 19%Baran % of degrees in transportation

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