Orlando Tech

Orlando Tech

Orlando Tech is located in Orlando, Florida. It was established in 1933 as the Orange County Vocational School, but came to be known by its current name in 1981. It is spread over a 135,000 square-foot, five-story building. Orlando Tech offers academic programs like Adult Basic Education, Adult English Literacy, General Education Diploma and Vocational Preparatory Instruction. Subject areas include business, arts and technology, education, medical administrative assistance, culinary arts, consumer science, and healthcare.

The college offers financial aid to deserving students in the form of Florida Work Experience Program, Florida Bright Future scholarships, and the Student Financial Assistant Fund. Florida Veterans Education Benefits are also available.

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Orlando Tech
301 W Amelia Street
Orlando , FL 32801-1197
General Phone: (407) 317-3431

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Orlando Tech Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Family and Social Work223child care management, child care provider
Nursing and Emergency Medicine149licensed practical nurse, nursing assistant, home health aide
Medical Support and Technology77dental assistant, medical lab assistant, radiation therapist, surgical tech
Medical Administration63health unit coordinator, medical secretary
Media29digital communications, radio and TV tech
Business and Management25accounting technology, management information systems
Construction Trades23apparel and textile courses
Cooking and Culinary Arts9institutional food workers
Office and Administration8administrative assistant
Real Estate and Construction Management0real estate
Computer Science and Engineering0web design

Number of programs and degrees for Orlando Tech in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years25012
Award of less than 1 academic year3568

Orlando Tech Student Body

In 2007-2008, Orlando Tech had a total enrollment of 1,079 students (694 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 33%
Black 35%
Hispanic 25%
Asian 4%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 3%
(Foreign Students) 0%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 3%
18-19 23%
20-21 7%
22-24 8%
25-29 14%
30-34 8%
35-39 8%
40-49 15%
50-64 11%
65+ 2%

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


Orlando Tech Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 59 %
Part-Time 35 %

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

Item Percent
Graduating 66%

Orlando Tech Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Orlando Tech Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Orlando Tech participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2513200)

Orlando Tech Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
Management Information Systems and Services, Other

Computer Science And Engineering
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design

Construction Trades
Apparel and Textiles, Other

Cooking And Culinary Arts
Institutional Food Workers

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

Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology/Technician

Medical Administration
Health Unit Coordinator/Ward Clerk
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary

Medical Support And Technology
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Assistant
Dental Assisting/Assistant
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
Surgical Technology/Technologist

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Home Health Aide/Home Attendant
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
Nurse/Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant

Office And Administration
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General

Real Estate And Construction Management
Real Estate

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Orlando Tech Highlights

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What Sets Orlando Tech Apart:

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% of degrees in real estate and construction management
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Top 9%Orlando Tech % of degrees in real estate and construction management
Number of degree programs
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Number of students
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Minority % of student body
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Top 19%Orlando Tech Minority % of student body

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