MTI College

MTI College

MTI College has been in existence in Sacramento, California since 1965 as a private community institution. The college is known for its courses in information technology, law, business, health care and cosmetology. The law programs are particularly reputed.

MTI is one of the few institutions in the country to have earned an American Bar Association approval for its paralegal course. The programs offered by MTI lead to diplomas and associate degrees. The college is a participant of federal financial aid and provides institutional loans to students.

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Contacting MTI College

MTI College
5221 Madison Ave
Sacramento , CA 95841-9817
General Phone: (916) 339-1500

MTI College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Law195legal secretary, legal assistant
Beauty and Cosmetology121cosmetology
Business and Management119business management, accounting
Computer Science and Engineering106computer and info science, systems analyst
Medical Support and Technology97medical assistant, phlebotomy
Medical Administration23medical billing, medical secretary
Medicine14health professions

Number of programs and degrees for MTI College in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year36810
Associate's degree1863
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years1211

MTI College Student Body

In 2007-2008, MTI College had a total enrollment of 619 students (763 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 23%
Women 77%
Full-Time 96%
Part-Time 4%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
Unknown 100%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 1%
18-19 13%
20-21 13%
22-24 16%
25-29 19%
30-34 11%
35-39 9%
40-49 11%
50-64 4%

MTI College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 74 %
Part-Time 26 %

MTI College Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

MTI College Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Application Requirements:

GPAnot required
Class Ranknot required
High School Recordrequired
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 Testsnot required

MTI College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
MTI College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 1291200)

MTI College Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructorcalendar year3$39,91115$37,544
All faculty totalcalendar year3$39,91115$37,544

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

MTI College Degree Programs (2007)

Beauty And Cosmetology
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General

Business And Management
Business Administration and Management, General

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst
Computer and Information Sciences, General

Legal Administrative Assistant/Secretary
Legal Assistant/Paralegal

Medical Administration
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary
Medical Insurance Specialist/Medical Biller

Medical Support And Technology
Medical/Clinical Assistant

Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other

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MTI College Highlights

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What Sets MTI College Apart:

% of accepted students who choose to enroll
(vs. all colleges)
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% of degrees in law
(vs. all colleges)
Top 6%MTI College % of degrees in law
% of degrees in computer science and engineering
(vs. all colleges)
Top 8%MTI College % of degrees in computer science and engineering
Number of degree programs
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 15%MTI College Number of degree programs

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