Cincinnati State Technical And Community College

Cincinnati State Technical And Community College

Cincinnati State Technical and Community College was chartered by the Ohio Board of Regents in 1969. It is a 2-year, open-enrollment, technical and community college, offering more than 40 certificate programs, and over 75 associate degree programs and majors. The college also offers distance education and online learning programs for the benefit of the students. There are 6 academic divisions of the university:

  • Aviation Maintenance Technology
  • Business Technologies
  • Engineering Technologies
  • Information Technologies
  • Health and Public Safety
  • Humanities and Sciences

The Cincinnati State Technical and Community College's mascot is the Surge. The college has separate men's and women's teams for basketball and soccer, and also has a golf team.

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Contacting Cincinnati State

Cincinnati State Technical and Community College
3520 Central Parkway
Cincinnati , OH 45223-2690
General Phone: (513) 569-1500

Cincinnati State Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Engineering Technician222architectural engineering tech, civil engineering tech, electronics tech, laser/optical tech, electrical/electronic tech, biomedical tech, electromechanical tech, instrumentation tech, environmental engineering tech, ...
Liberal Arts178sign language translation, liberal arts and sciences, general studies, interdisciplinary studies
Business and Management160business management, business administration, accounting, finance, human resources, international business, marketing, sales and marketing
Nursing and Emergency Medicine158EMT paramedic, registered nursing, various nursing
Cooking and Culinary Arts89pastry, chef training, restaurant and catering management
Medical Support and Technology81medical coding, medical assistant, allied health and medical assisting, respiratory care tech, surgical tech, sonography and ultrasound tech, medical lab tech
Family and Social Work78child care management, child care provider, human services
Medical Administration35health unit coordinator, medical records tech
Nutrition and Exercise Therapy29recreation and leisure studies, occupational therapist assistant, athletic trainer, dietitian, dietetic technician
Landscaping and Horticulture25landscaping, turf management
Media24desktop publishing and imaging, platemaker/imager, communications tech courses
Computer Science and Engineering23computer and info science, computer applications programming, web design
Law20legal secretary, legal assistant
Photography and Commercial Art18commercial art, cinematography
Security and Law Enforcement18criminal justice and police, fire-fighting
Office and Administration15administrative assistant, executive secretary, office data entry, business support services
Mechanics and Repair9computer repair, avionics maintenance
Hospitality7hotel management, restaurant and food services management
Science and Laboratory Technician7science tech
Real Estate and Construction Management5real estate

Number of programs and degrees for Cincinnati State in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years16436
Associate's degree97858
Award of less than 1 academic year596

Cincinnati State Student Body

In 2007-2008, Cincinnati State had a total enrollment of 8,507 students (7,345 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 62%
Black 25%
Hispanic 1%
Asian 1%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 10%
(Foreign Students) 1%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 1%
18-19 19%
20-21 18%
22-24 18%
25-29 17%
30-34 9%
35-39 7%
40-49 8%
50-64 4%
65+ 0%

Cincinnati State Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 51 %
Part-Time 40 %

Cincinnati State Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Cincinnati State Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 4,755
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 9,166
Books and supplies $ 3,000

Financial Aid:
Cincinnati State participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 1034500)

Cincinnati State Faculty

Cincinnati State has a tenure system for faculty.

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
No academic rankacademic year71$71,54382$69,656
All faculty totalacademic year71$71,54382$69,656

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Cincinnati State Athletics

Students on Athletic Scholarships (2007):

All Other Sports201232

Cincinnati State Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Business Administration and Management, General
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
Finance, General
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
International Business/Trade/Commerce
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations, General

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Programming, Specific Applications
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design

Cooking And Culinary Arts
Baking and Pastry Arts/Baker/Pastry Chef
Culinary Arts/Chef Training
Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management/Manager

Engineering Technician
Aeronautical/Aerospace Engineering Technology/Technician
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician
Automotive Engineering Technology/Technician
Biomedical Technology/Technician
Civil Engineering Technology/Technician
Computer Engineering Technology/Technician
Computer Technology/Computer Systems Technology
Electrical/Electronic Engineering Technologies/Technicians, Other
Electrical/Electronic/Communications Engr Technology/Technician
Electromechanical Technology/Electromechanical Engineering Tech
Environmental Control Technologies/Technicians, Other
Environmental Engineering Technology/Environmental Technology
Industrial Technology/Technician
Instrumentation Technology/Technician
Laser and Optical Technology/Technician
Manufacturing Technology/Technician
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician
Plastics Engineering Technology/Technician
Quality Control and Safety Technologies/Technicians, Other
Surveying Technology/Surveying

Family And Social Work
Child Care Provider/Assistant
Child Care and Support Services Management
Human Services, General

Hotel/Motel Administration/Management
Restaurant/Food Services Management

Landscaping And Horticulture
Landscaping and Groundskeeping
Turf and Turfgrass Management

Legal Administrative Assistant/Secretary
Legal Assistant/Paralegal

Liberal Arts
General Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
Sign Language Interpretation and Translation

Mechanics And Repair
Avionics Maintenance Technology/Technician
Computer Installation and Repair Technology/Technician

Communications Technologies/Technicians & Support Services, Other
Prepress/Desktop Publishing and Digital Imaging Design

Medical Administration
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician
Health Unit Coordinator/Ward Clerk

Medical Support And Technology
Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services, Other
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer & Ultrasound Technician
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder
Medical/Clinical Assistant
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist
Surgical Technology/Technologist

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
Nursing, Other
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)

Nutrition And Exercise Therapy
Athletic Training/Trainer
Dietetic Technician (DTR)
Dietetics/Dietitian (RD)
Occupational Therapist Assistant
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies, Other

Office And Administration
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
Business Operations Support and Secretarial Services, Other
Business/Office Automation/Technology/Data Entry
Executive Assistant/Executive Secretary

Photography And Commercial Art
Cinematography and Film/Video Production
Commercial and Advertising Art

Real Estate And Construction Management
Real Estate

Science And Laboratory Technician
Science Technologies/Technicians, Other

Security And Law Enforcement
Criminal Justice/Police Science
Fire Science/Fire-fighting

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What Sets Cincinnati State Apart:

Number of degree programs
(vs. all colleges)
Top 7%Cincinnati State Number of degree programs
Number of students
(vs. all colleges)
Top 9%Cincinnati State Number of students
% of degrees in engineering technician
(vs. all colleges)
Top 12%Cincinnati State % of degrees in engineering technician
% of degrees in business and management
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 14%Cincinnati State % of degrees in business and management
Salaries of full-time faculty
(vs. all colleges)
Top 16%Cincinnati State Salaries of full-time faculty
% of degrees in photography and commercial art
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 16%Cincinnati State % of degrees in photography and commercial art
% of degrees in cooking and culinary arts
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 17%Cincinnati State % of degrees in cooking and culinary arts
% of degrees in nutrition and exercise therapy
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 19%Cincinnati State % of degrees in nutrition and exercise therapy
Male % of student body
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 19%Cincinnati State Male % of student body

checked Open admission
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Offers credit for life experience
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers distance learning
checked Offers weekend classes
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked On-campus day care
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library
checked Tenure system for quality teaching
checked Offers athletic scholarships

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