Florida Technical College Overview
Located in Orlando, Florida, Florida Technical College is a private for-profit institution. The suburban atmosphere of Orlando makes it a great place for students who want the amenities of city life without actually living in the middle of a constant hustle and bustle.
What Is Florida Technical College Known For?
- Although it may not be available for every major, the bachelor's degree is the highest award a student can attain at Florida Technical College.
- For the 2017-2018 academic year, 10% of the faculty were full-time.
Florida Technical College Rankings
Our rankings are based on an outcomes-based approach rather than subjective ones used by other media outlets. As such, we utilize data from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard, among other sources. Visit our rankings and methodology section to learn more.
Florida Technical College has been awarded the following overall awards by our latest rankings.
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Program Level Awards
These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at Florida Technical College.
Where Is Florida Technical College?
Contact details for Florida Technical College are given below.
|Address:||12900 Challenger Parkway, Orlando, FL 32826|
Can I Afford Florida Technical College?
Student Loan Debt
It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Florida Technical College, approximately 80% of students took out student loans averaging $6,224 a year. That adds up to $24,896 over four years for those students.
The student loan default rate at Florida Technical College is 8.3%. Although this is lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, you'll still want to keep this in mind when taking out student loans.
Florida Technical College Undergraduate Student Diversity
Of the 4,094 full-time undergraduates at Florida Technical College, 31% are male and 69% are female.
The racial-ethnic breakdown of Florida Technical College students is as follows.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||865|
|Hispanic or Latino||2,473|
Over 3 countries are represented at Florida Technical College. The most popular countries sending students to the school are Belize, Pakistan, and Bahamas.
Online Learning at Florida Technical College
The following chart shows how the online learning population at Florida Technical College has changed over the last few years.
This school is the 33rd most popular in Florida for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.
Online Growth Rankings of Florida Technical College
The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Florida Technical College was 30,283.6%. This is the #3 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Florida Technical College regardless of major.
The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of Florida Technical College majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.
|Major||1-Year Growth Rate|
|Computer Information Systems||52%|
|Health & Medical Administrative Services||4%|
The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at Florida Technical College ranks compared to all other partially online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at Florida Technical College.
When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.
Florida Technical College Undergraduate Concentrations
The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.
|Major||Basic Certificate||Associate’s||Undergraduate Certificate||Bachelor’s||TOTAL|
|Allied Health & Medical Assisting Services||0||4||475||0||479|
|Health & Medical Administrative Services||0||58||318||37||413|
|Electronics Maintenance & Repair||153||0||0||0||153|
|Business Administration & Management||0||49||0||43||92|
|Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation & Refrigeration||0||0||88||0||88|
|Criminal Justice & Corrections||0||4||0||65||69|
|Computer Systems Networking||0||41||0||0||41|
|Precision Metal Working||29||0||0||0||29|
|Computer Information Systems||0||0||0||27||27|
|Practical Nursing & Nursing Assistants||2||0||0||0||2|
|Computer Software & Applications||0||0||0||0||0|
|Other Computer & Information Sciences||0||0||0||0||0|
|Plumbing & Water Supply||0||0||0||0||0|
|Drafting & Design Engineering Technology||0||0||0||0||0|
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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