Metropolitan Career Center Computer Technology Institute

Overview of Metropolitan Career Center Computer Technology Institute

Philadelphia, PA is home to MCC Computer Technology Institute. Philadelphia is a large city. The school is a private, not-for-profit institution. Degrees at MCC Computer Technology Institute go up to the Associate's degree.

Areas of Study

Students commonly pursue studies in engineering technician.

MCC Computer Technology Institute Selectivity

Prospective students are advised that admissions are not open to all; the school selects from among qualified applicants. The school attracts a lot of applicants every year, and can only accept about 58% of them (as of 2007-2008).

Student Body

MCC Computer Technology Institute has 116 enrolled students (as of 2007-2008). The school has a large minority student population.

Student Life

A lot of students at MCC Computer Technology Institute attend part-time.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"Metropolitan Career Center, an educational institution, offers an alternative for adults with limited access to academic resources. Through education and individualized support services, we prepare students for employment and economic independence."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting MCC Computer Technology Institute

Metropolitan Career Center Computer Technology Institute
100 South Broad Street, Suite 830
Philadelphia , PA 19110
General Phone: (267) 763-1008

MCC Computer Technology Institute Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Engineering Technician25computer systems tech

Number of programs and degrees for MCC Computer Technology Institute in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Associate's degree251

MCC Computer Technology Institute Student Body

In 2007-2008, MCC Computer Technology Institute had a total enrollment of 116 students (200 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 79%
Women 21%
Full-Time 79%
Part-Time 21%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 7%
Black 85%
Hispanic 6%
Unknown 2%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
20-21 4%
22-24 6%
25-29 33%
30-34 23%
35-39 17%
40-49 10%
50-64 6%

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


MCC Computer Technology Institute Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 25 %
Part-Time 33 %

MCC Computer Technology Institute Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

MCC Computer Technology Institute Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Application Requirements:

GPAnot required
Class Ranknot required
High School Recordnot required
College Prep Programnot required
Recommendationsnot required
Formal Demonstration of Competencerequired
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)not required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)not required
Other Standardized Testsrequired

MCC Computer Technology Institute Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 18,440
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 18,440
Books and supplies $ 1,250

Financial Aid:
MCC Computer Technology Institute participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 3109100)

MCC Computer Technology Institute Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructorcalendar year5$34,6851*
All faculty totalcalendar year5$34,6851*

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

MCC Computer Technology Institute Degree Programs (2007)

Engineering Technician
Computer Technology/Computer Systems Technology

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MCC Computer Technology Institute Highlights

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What Sets MCC Computer Technology Institute Apart:

% of accepted students who choose to enroll
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% of degrees in engineering technician
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Minority % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 7%MCC Computer Technology Institute Minority % of student body
% of freshmen enrolled part-time
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Top 8%MCC Computer Technology Institute % of freshmen enrolled part-time
Male % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 15%MCC Computer Technology Institute Male % of student body
% students 40 years or older
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 15%MCC Computer Technology Institute % students 40 years or older
Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 19%MCC Computer Technology Institute Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
Selectivity (based on % of applicants accepted)
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 19%MCC Computer Technology Institute Selectivity (based on % of applicants accepted)

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