CDA Technical Institute
8137 N Main St, Jacksonville, FL
- FAFSA School Code: 039853
- Phone: (904) 766-7736
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- Phone: (904) 766-7736 x104
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- Phone: (904) 766-7736 x107
CDA Technical Institute operates as a less than two-year career school, which offers high quality education and training for its students located in and around Jacksonville. Over the past several years CDA Technical Institute has granted degrees to over 700 students with more than 99% of students who start the program continue it to completion. CDA Technical Institute offers several programs to choose from. The more popular enrolled programs are listed below:
- Diver, Professional and Instructor
- Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences
- Emergency Medical Technology
To help students and alumni succeed, CDA Technical Institute may provide student services like those listed below:
- Counseling assistance
- Work study style employment
- Helping students find work after graduation
The last reported accreditation for this school was done by the Accrediting Council for Continuing Education and Training. To see more and get consumer disclosures, you can visit commercialdivingacademy.com.
Below is a list of the programs that may be offered at CDA Technical Institute. Programs may differ from the list below, to see a full list of programs offered please visit the school's website or by phone at (904) 766-7736.
Get more information about the programs offered by clicking the request information button to the right.
Diver, Professional and Instructor
The diver, professional and instructor programs that are listed below are organized by the number of contact hours offered.
844 Contact Hours
- Estimated tuition and fees: $21,000 per year*
- Cost of books or materials required: $2,600*
- Takes about 5 months to complete
240 Contact Hours
- Estimated tuition and fees: $8,000 per year*
- Cost of books or materials required: $1,600*
- Takes about 1 month to complete
Welding (720 Hours)
Welding program takes approximately four months to complete.
- Tuition costs are estimated to be $14,000*
- $5,800 is the average amount of student loans borrowed for this program**
- More than 30 students completed this program in the previous reported year
- The welding program takes about 4 months to complete
Learn more about welding programs by visiting our welding schools profile page, which includes listings and career descriptions as well.
Emergency Medical Technology (250 Hours)
The emergency medical technology program takes about one month for most students to complete.
- Tuition costs are estimated to be $4,000*
- Estimated cost of required books and supplies are around $170*
- Around 70 students completed the emergency medical technology program last year
- The emergency medical technology program takes about 1 month to complete
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences (40 Hours)
Health professions and related clinical sciences program takes approximately one month to complete.
- Tuition costs are estimated to be $1,000*
- Around 70 students completed the health professions and related clinical sciences program last year
- The length of the health professions and related clinical sciences program is about 1 month
*Amounts for tuition, fees, and supplies are an estimate which are calculated based on historical data and should be solely used for informational purposes only.
**Repayment rates and student loan balances are estimates and should be treated as informational tools only, contact the school for official information.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average annual "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $24,000. In order to calculate a more accurate and detailed cost of attendance check out their cost calculator here. There is also a $100 application fee for students applying to the school. Student who wish to obtain more information regarding financial aid may contact the school's financial aid office at (904) 766-7736 x107, which has information regarding types of aid, forms and more. The figures listed are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.
Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||69%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||43%||$2,750|
|Receiving Student Loans||62%||$12,543|
Note: The estimated default rate of students taking federal student loans in 2009 was around 22%.
IPEDS Survey 2008-2011: Data obtained from the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS). Data may vary depending on school and academic year.