Somerset County Technology Institute

Overview of Somerset County Technology Institute

Somerset County Technology Institute is in a large suburb, in Bridgewater, NJ. The school is classified as a public college. Students at Somerset County Technology Institute earn degrees up to the Associate's degree.

Areas of Study

The most common major fields study at the school include engineering technician.

Somerset County Technology Institute Selectivity

All qualified applicants are admitted as Somerset County Technology Institute offers open admission.

Student Body

The school, in 2007-2008, had 581 students (299 full-time equivalent). Adults changing careers are relatively common at Somerset County Technology Institute.

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Somerset County Technology Institute

Somerset County Technology Institute
14 Vogt Drive
Bridgewater , NJ 08807-0350

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Somerset County Technology Institute Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Nursing and Emergency Medicine83licensed practical nurse, nursing assistant
Engineering Technician74laser/optical tech, HVAC tech, automotive tech, construction engineering tech, drafting
Beauty and Cosmetology29cosmetology
Medical Support and Technology18dental services, medical assistant
Computer Science and Engineering13computer graphics, computer support
Production Trades10welding
Design10interior design, graphic design
Medical Administration9medical transcription, medical billing
Mechanics and Repair3diesel mechanics
Office and Administration2administrative assistant

Number of programs and degrees for Somerset County Technology Institute in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years969
Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years546
Award of less than 1 academic year1014

Somerset County Technology Institute Student Body

In 2007-2008, Somerset County Technology Institute had a total enrollment of 581 students (299 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 55%
Black 10%
Hispanic 11%
Asian 8%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 15%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 5%
20-21 10%
22-24 12%
25-29 9%
30-34 7%
35-39 5%
40-49 17%
50-64 15%
65+ 2%

Somerset County Technology Institute Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 95 %
Part-Time 90 %

Somerset County Technology Institute Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Somerset County Technology Institute Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 7,300
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 7,300
Books and supplies $ 1,825

Financial Aid:
Somerset County Technology Institute participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 546000)

Somerset County Technology Institute Degree Programs (2007)

Beauty And Cosmetology
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Graphics
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other

Graphic Design
Interior Design

Engineering Technician
Automotive Engineering Technology/Technician
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General
Heating/AC/Refrigeration Technology/Technician
Laser and Optical Technology/Technician

Mechanics And Repair
Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician

Medical Administration
Medical Insurance Specialist/Medical Biller
Medical Transcription/Transcriptionist

Medical Support And Technology
Dental Services and Allied Professions, Other
Medical/Clinical Assistant

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

Office And Administration
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General

Production Trades
Welding Technology/Welder

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Somerset County Technology Institute Highlights

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What Sets Somerset County Technology Institute Apart:

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Top 8%Somerset County Technology Institute % of degrees in engineering technician
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checked Open admission
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Offers credit for life experience
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked Offers part-time study
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