Delta Montrose Technical College

Delta Montrose Technical College

Delta-Montrose Technical College, commonly, DMTC, is a public institute in Delta, Colorado that offers a variety of certificate programs in fields like business technology, cosmetology, early childhood development, practical nursing, horticulture, massage therapy, technical drafting, real estate, and computer repair and networking. DMTC also operates a Mine Training Center in Paonia, Colorado. Established in 2008, this center provides training to professionals in the coal industry.

Students at Delta-Montrose Technical College are offered a host of support services including career planning assistance and occupational training. Eligible candidates are also provided financial aid in the form of Pell Grants, Federal Work Study programs, Federal Stafford Loans, Merit Scholarships, and Veterans Educational Assistance programs. There are also special assistance programs for students suffering from any kind of physical handicap.

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Delta Montrose Technical College
1765 US Hwy 50
Delta , CO 81416
General Phone: (970) 874-7671

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Delta Montrose Technical College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Nursing and Emergency Medicine26licensed practical nurse
Security and Law Enforcement25criminal justice and police
Beauty and Cosmetology22cosmetology
Engineering Technician6drafting
Office and Administration5administrative assistant
Landscaping and Horticulture1applied horticulture
Agricultural Science and Management0agricultural mechanization courses

Number of programs and degrees for Delta Montrose Technical College in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year636
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years221

Delta Montrose Technical College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Delta Montrose Technical College had a total enrollment of 1,803 students (300 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 84%
Black 0%
Hispanic 6%
Asian 0%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 9%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 6%
18-19 6%
20-21 3%
22-24 6%
25-29 9%
30-34 8%
35-39 9%
40-49 19%
50-64 24%
65+ 7%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)


Delta Montrose Technical College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 96 %
Part-Time 100 %

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

Item Percent
Graduating 92%

Delta Montrose Technical College Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Delta Montrose Technical College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Delta Montrose Technical College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2156200)

Delta Montrose Technical College Degree Programs (2007)

Agricultural Science And Management
Agricultural Mechanization, Other

Beauty And Cosmetology
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General

Engineering Technician
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General

Landscaping And Horticulture
Applied Horticulture/Horticulture Operations, General

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training

Office And Administration
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General

Security And Law Enforcement
Criminal Justice/Police Science

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