Star Technical Institute Philadelphia

Overview of Star Technical Institute Philadelphia

The main campus of Star Technical Institute-Philadelphia is in Philadelphia, PA (a large city). The school is a private, for-profit school. Star Technical Institute-Philadelphia offers degrees up to the Certificate.

Areas of Study

The school students most commonly major in a field related to medical adminstration.

Star Technical Institute-Philadelphia Selectivity

Star Technical Institute-Philadelphia does not accept everyone who applies.

Student Body

In 2007-2008, the school had 263 enrolled students.

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Star Technical Institute-Philadelphia

Star Technical Institute-Philadelphia
9121 Roosevelt Boulevard
Philadelphia , PA 19114
General Phone: (215) 969-5877

Star Technical Institute-Philadelphia Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Medical Administration134clinical assistant, medical claims examiner, medical secretary
Medical Support and Technology109cardiovascular tech, surgical tech, hematology tech
Nursing and Emergency Medicine20EMT paramedic

Number of programs and degrees for Star Technical Institute-Philadelphia in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year2436
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years201

Star Technical Institute-Philadelphia Student Body

In 2007-2008, Star Technical Institute-Philadelphia had a total enrollment of 263 students (427 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 30%
Black 52%
Hispanic 13%
Asian 1%
American Indian 3%
Unknown 0%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 1%
18-19 13%
20-21 10%
22-24 27%
25-29 21%
30-34 11%
35-39 6%
40-49 8%
50-64 2%
65+ 1%

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


Star Technical Institute-Philadelphia Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 68 %
Part-Time 57 %

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

Item Percent
Graduating 60%

Star Technical Institute-Philadelphia 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.

Star Technical Institute-Philadelphia Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Star Technical Institute-Philadelphia participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2615400)

Star Technical Institute-Philadelphia Degree Programs (2007)

Medical Administration
Health/Medical Claims Examiner
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary
Medical/Health Management and Clinical Assistant/Specialist

Medical Support And Technology
Cardiovascular Technology/Technologist
Hematology Technology/Technician
Surgical Technology/Technologist

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)

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Star Technical Institute-Philadelphia Highlights

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What Sets Star Technical Institute-Philadelphia Apart:

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