Salina Area Technical College

Overview of Salina Area Technical College

Salina Area Technical College is in a self-contained town, in Salina, KS. The school is classified as a public college. Students at Salina Area Technical College earn degrees up to the Associate's degree.

Areas of Study

The most common major fields study at the school include engineering technician, mechanics and repair, photography and commercial art.

Salina Area Technical College Selectivity

All qualified applicants are admitted as Salina Area Technical College offers open admission.

Student Body

The school, in 2007-2008, had 282 students (289 full-time equivalent). The student body at Salina Area Technical College is overwhelmingly male.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"Salina Area Technical School, in partnership with the community, is committed to providing all students with opportunities to acquire the specific workplace skills and attitudes necessary to be contributing members in a rapidly changing globabl society."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Salina Area Technical College

Salina Area Technical College
2562 Centennial Road
Salina , KS 67401
General Phone: (785) 309-3100

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Salina Area Technical College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Mechanics and Repair64industrial electronics tech, HVAC, autobody repair, automobile mechanics, diesel mechanics
Engineering Technician42water quality and recycling tech, CAD and design
Medical Support and Technology18dental assistant, medical assistant
Production Trades14machinist, welding
Photography and Commercial Art9commercial art
Construction Trades6carpentry
Office and Administration4administrative assistant

Number of programs and degrees for Salina Area Technical College in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year291
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years909
Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years384

Salina Area Technical College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Salina Area Technical College had a total enrollment of 282 students (289 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 92%
Black 1%
Hispanic 4%
Asian 2%
American Indian 1%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 25%
18-19 42%
20-21 14%
22-24 7%
25-29 4%
30-34 4%
35-39 2%
40-49 2%
50-64 1%

Salina Area Technical College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 83 %
Part-Time 75 %

Salina Area Technical College Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Salina Area Technical College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Salina Area Technical College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 549900)

Salina Area Technical College Degree Programs (2007)

Construction Trades

Engineering Technician
CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician
Water Quality & Wastewater Treatment Mgmt & Recycling Tech

Mechanics And Repair
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician
Heating/AC/Ventilation/Refrig Maint Technology/Technician
Industrial Electronics Technology/Technician

Medical Support And Technology
Dental Assisting/Assistant
Medical/Clinical Assistant

Office And Administration
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General

Photography And Commercial Art
Commercial and Advertising Art

Production Trades
Machine Tool Technology/Machinist
Welding Technology/Welder

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Salina Area Technical College Highlights

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What Sets Salina Area Technical College Apart:

Male % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
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% of degrees in engineering technician
(vs. all colleges)
Top 7%Salina Area Technical College % of degrees in engineering technician
% of degrees in mechanics and repair
(vs. all colleges)
Top 11%Salina Area Technical College % of degrees in mechanics and repair
% of degrees in photography and commercial art
(vs. all colleges)
Top 16%Salina Area Technical College % of degrees in photography and commercial art
Number of students
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 18%Salina Area Technical College Number of students
Number of degree programs
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 19%Salina Area Technical College Number of degree programs

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