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Thaddeus Stevens College Of Technology

Overview of Thaddeus Stevens College Of Technology

Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology is in a small city, in Lancaster, PA. The school is classified as a public college. Students at Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology earn degrees up to the Associate's degree.

Areas of Study

The most common major fields study at the school include construction trades, engineering technician, media, production trades.

Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology Selectivity

Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology does not admit all applicants. Of people who applied to the school in 2007-2008, 30% were accepted.

Faculty

One indicator of school quality is the number of students per professor, and here Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology does well in comparison to most schools. Some professors at the school are awarded tenure, allowing the school to retain good faculty members. Faculty salaries at Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology are higher than most.

Student Body

The school, in 2007-2008, had 769 students (743 full-time equivalent). The student body at Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology is overwhelmingly male.

Student Life

The school is not thought of as a commuter school, and many students live on campus or nearby. Dorm living is common. The school makes available student meal plans.

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology

Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology
750 E King St
Lancaster , PA 17602-3198
General Phone: (717) 299-7730
http://www.stevenscollege.edu

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Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Construction Trades67masonry, carpentry, electrician, plumbing
Engineering Technician41electronics tech, electrical/electronic tech, automotive tech, CAD and design, engineering technician
Production Trades36machine shop assistant, sheet metal tech, cabinetmaking
Mechanics and Repair29HVAC, autobody repair
Architecture and Planning17architectural tech
Media14graphic communications courses
Office and Administration11executive secretary
Computer Science and Engineering8computer support
Medical Support and Technology0respiratory care tech

Number of programs and degrees for Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Awarded
Number of
Programs
Associate's degree20918
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years141

Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology Student Body

In 2007-2008, Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology had a total enrollment of 769 students (743 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 93%
Women 7%
Full-Time 100%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 71%
Black 14%
Hispanic 7%
Asian 1%
American Indian 1%
Unknown 6%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 17%
20-21 19%
22-24 5%
25-29 2%
30-34 1%
35-39 0%
40-49 1%
50-64 0%

Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 79 %

Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology Room and Board (2007)

Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology offers campus housing for 440 of its 743 (full-time) students.

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

The school offers students a meal plan with 19 meals per week.

Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology Admissions and Selectivity

Acceptances:

GroupApplicantsAcceptedPercent
Accepted
EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled
Total1,56547730%35975%
Men1,48541228%33481%
Women806581%2538%

Application Requirements:

ItemRequirement
GPArequired
Class Ranknot required
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programnot required
Recommendationsrequired
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)not required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)not required
Other Standardized Testsrequired

Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 5,950
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 5,950
Room and board $ 6,500
Room charge $ 3,000
Board (meal plan) charge $ 3,500
Books and supplies $ 500
Other expenses $ 276

Financial Aid:
Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 791200)

Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology Faculty

Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology has a tenure system for faculty.

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Tenured3811
Non-tenured, but on tenure track40

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructorcalendar year1*1*
All faculty totalcalendar year1*1*

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

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professoracademic year10$66,5164$68,179
Associate professoracademic year8$64,4713$62,421
Assistant professoracademic year9$61,3810*
Instructoracademic year14$61,7533$60,391
All faculty totalacademic year41$63,36310$64,115

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

Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology Degree Programs (2007)

Architecture And Planning
Architectural Technology/Technician

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

Construction Trades
Carpentry/Carpenter
Electrician
Mason/Masonry
Plumbing Technology/Plumber

Engineering Technician
Automotive Engineering Technology/Technician
CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician
Electrical/Electronic Engineering Technologies/Technicians, Other
Electrical/Electronic/Communications Engr Technology/Technician
Engineering Technologies/Technicians, Other

Mechanics And Repair
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician
Heating/AC/Ventilation/Refrig Maint Technology/Technician

Media
Graphic Communications, Other

Medical Support And Technology
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist

Office And Administration
Executive Assistant/Executive Secretary

Production Trades
Cabinetmaking and Millwork/Millwright
Machine Shop Technology/Assistant
Sheet Metal Technology/Sheetworking

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Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology Highlights

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What Sets Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology Apart:

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% of degrees in production trades
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% of degrees in media
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% of degrees in engineering technician
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Selectivity (based on % of applicants accepted)
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Top 8%Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology Selectivity (based on % of applicants accepted)
% of degrees in construction trades
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Top 10%Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology % of degrees in construction trades
% of full-time faculty on tenure track
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Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
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Top 17%Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
Lowest tuition & fees (in-state)
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Top 18%Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology Lowest tuition & fees (in-state)

Notable:
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked Remedial classes for students
checked On-campus library
checked Offers campus housing
checked Offers a board (meal) plan
checked Tenure system for quality teaching

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