Technical Career Institutes New York

Technical Career Institutes New York

Technical Career Institutes, also known as TCI, is located in New York, United States. It was founded in the year 1909 by Guglielmo Marconi, a Nobel prize-winning physicist. Technical Career Institutes offers degree and certificate programs to students. It is organized into the following academic divisions:

  • Division of Arts and Sciences
  • Division of Business and New Media Technologies
  • Division of Engineering and Information Technologies
  • Division of Facilities Technologies

TCI hosts a number of sports teams including basketball, bowling, volleyball, golf, soccer, softball, and table tennis. Student clubs and organizations include the Chinese Student Club, Multimedia Club, Chess Club, and Korean Student Association. WDTD is the radio station of TCI.

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Contacting Technical Career Institutes

Technical Career Institutes
320 W 31st St
New York , NY 10001
General Phone: (212) 594-4000

Technical Career Institutes Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Engineering Technician246electronics tech, HVAC tech, construction engineering tech, computer systems tech, software tech
Computer Science and Engineering137computer networking, computer security
Medical Administration124medical records tech, medical office computer specialist
Business and Management87accounting technology, accounting and management
Media62digital communications, communications tech
Office and Administration20office data entry
Law0legal secretary

Number of programs and degrees for Technical Career Institutes in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Associate's degree66915
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years74

Technical Career Institutes Student Body

In 2007-2008, Technical Career Institutes had a total enrollment of 3,193 students (7,018 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 1%
Black 0%
Hispanic 5%
Asian 39%
American Indian 5%
Unknown 12%
(Foreign Students) 38%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 2%
18-19 15%
20-21 17%
22-24 19%
25-29 21%
30-34 11%
35-39 6%
40-49 7%
50-64 2%
65+ 0%

Technical Career Institutes Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 37 %
Part-Time 40 %

Technical Career Institutes Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Technical Career Institutes Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 10,565
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 10,565
Books and supplies $ 1,238

Financial Aid:
Technical Career Institutes participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 1103100)

Technical Career Institutes Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructorcalendar year52$62,43918$58,813
All faculty totalcalendar year52$62,43918$58,813

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

Technical Career Institutes Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
Accounting and Business/Management

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
Computer and Information Systems Security

Engineering Technician
Computer Software Technology/Technician
Computer Technology/Computer Systems Technology
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician
Electrical/Electronic/Communications Engr Technology/Technician
Heating/AC/Refrigeration Technology/Technician

Legal Administrative Assistant/Secretary

Communications Technology/Technician
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia

Medical Administration
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician
Medical Office Computer Specialist/Assistant

Office And Administration
Business/Office Automation/Technology/Data Entry

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Technical Career Institutes Highlights

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What Sets Technical Career Institutes Apart:

% of degrees in engineering technician
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% of degrees in computer science and engineering
(vs. all colleges)
Top 7%Technical Career Institutes % of degrees in computer science and engineering
Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
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Top 8%Technical Career Institutes Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
Male % of student body
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Top 8%Technical Career Institutes Male % of student body
Minority % of student body
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Top 9%Technical Career Institutes Minority % of student body
% of degrees in media
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Top 14%Technical Career Institutes % of degrees in media
% of degrees in medical administration
(vs. all colleges)
Top 18%Technical Career Institutes % of degrees in medical administration
Number of students
(for open-admission colleges)
Top 20%Technical Career Institutes Number of students

checked Open admission
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Offers credit for life experience
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers weekend classes
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library

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