New York Technical Schools

A technical school can help prepare students for a career in electronics and computer technology industries, in accounting, office, and new media technologies, and in maintenance technologies. Technical school graduates may work as science technicians, pharmacy technicians, veterinary medical technicians and paramedics, engineering technicians, sound engineering technicians and more. Most technical schools offer a wide variety of degree options, so finding a technical school will be easy. The trick is to find an accredited technical school with a solid reputation. Fortunately, several New York technical schools fit the bill.

New York technical schools offer certificates, associate degrees, bachelor’s degrees, and advanced degrees in technical related fields. New York’s best technical schools include New York Institute of Technology (est. 1955), New York City College of Technology (est. 1946), and Sanford-Brown Institute-White Plains NY (est. 1984). Overall, the state of New York has 80 public and 229 private institutions with nearly 1 million students enrolled. There are thousands of students enrolled in New York technical schools with more than 25,000 enrolled in the state’s top technical schools alone. According to the latest figures released by the U.S. Census Bureau, undergraduate technical school enrollment is 266,000+ students across the nation.

Schools to consider:


Facts and Figures for New York Technical Schools

Average Tuition Costs On-Campus

The average cost for tuition and fees at public New York technical schools is $5,065 per academic year. The average cost for tuition and fees at private New York technical schools is $25,885 per academic year.

Average Tuition Costs Online

The tuition costs for online New York technical schools start at around $220 per credit hour. For graduate school, tuition starts at around $320 per credit hour. Students will pay the same tuition and fees as on-campus programs, but you will save a significant amount of money by eliminating room & board expenses as well as transportation costs. The average room and board costs for public New York colleges is $9,074 per academic year.

Noted On-Campus New York Technical Schools and Enrollment

New York Institute of Technology, (avg. enrollment, 12,880 students)
New York City College of Technology, (avg. enrollment, 15,404 students)
Sanford-Brown Institute-White Plains, (avg. enrollment, 236 students)

Noted Online Technical Schools Available in New York

Lincoln Technical Institute
Globe Institute of Technology
TCI College of Technology
Career Academy of New York
ITT Technical Institute
DeVry University
University of Phoenix

Accredited New York Technical Schools

New York Institute of Technology
New York City College of Technology
Sanford-Brown Institute
DeVry University
Globe Institute of Technology
ITT Technical Institute
Lincoln Technical Institute

Sources
Statistical Abstract of the United States: 2007, 126th Ed.
Princeton Review
National Center for Education and Statistics
The U.S. Census Bureau
U.S. Department of Education

Category: 
Locations New York