ITT Technical Institute is among the largest college systems in the United States, operating over 130 campuses in thirty eight states. The school was established in 1946 and has seen expansion in its offerings since that time, becoming a leader in a variety of education fields, including the burgeoning computer technology field.
Currently ITT Technical Institute maintains six different schools which encompass the areas of study available, including an extensive number of majors at the continuing education and undergraduate levels.
These campuses are:
- School of Information Technology
- School of Drafting and Design
- School of Business
- School of Criminal Justice
- School of Health
- Breckinridge School of Nursing
ITT Technical Institute is dedicated to providing career education and skill development to ensure that graduates are ready to enter the workplace as professionals. These skills include problem solving, communication, teamwork, critical thinking and more. In addition, practical application of skills related to one’s area of study is common throughout their education and plays an important part in ensuring that technical skills are honed and refined prior to employment.
Upon completion of a program, students may choose to seek assistance from their ITT Technical Institute campus to pursue job placement services and begin their career. Services may include resume building, contact with local employers, job search assistance and more.
A number of benefits are also available to members of the military and veterans, ensuring that they are able to receive a rewarding education through year round scheduling and online courses. More information regarding veteran’s benefits may be found on ITT Technical Institute’s military page.
ITT Technical Institute – Columbia is located at 1628 Browning Road, Suite 180 in the city of Columbia. This campus has a graduating class size which is close to 170 students each year. This campus provides services for students in the form of remedial education classes for licensure preparation or admissions requirements, career counseling assistance to help students define their goals, and post-graduation job placement opportunities. To learn more, including the school's consumer disclosures, by visiting itt-tech.edu.
The following is a list of areas of study available at ITT Technical Institute – Columbia. Programs that have a link will take you to the program's profile page where education requirements, career pathways, and other information is available.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Computer and Information Sciences
Security and Protective Services
Visual and Performing Arts
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
Once scholarships, grants and other forms of aid are calculated, the expected average cost for students at this school is $20,300. In order to calculate a more personalized cost check out their cost calculator here. The financial details shown on this page are an approximation. The actual costs may differ, please contact this school for more information.
Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Annual tuition is estimated to range between $18,000-$21,000
- The estimated tuition for part time students is around $490 to $590 per credit hour
- Required fees for full-time students: $320
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||84%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||70%||$5,348|
|Receiving Student Loans||79%||$12,016|
Note: The estimated default rate of students taking federal student loans in 2011 was around 22%.
Other Career Colleges
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to ITT Technical Institute – Columbia.
- ITT Technical Institute - Charlotte South in Charlotte, NC (81 miles away)
- ITT Technical Institute - Greenville in Greenville, SC (89 miles away)
- ITT Technical Institute - Charlotte North in Charlotte, NC (93 miles away)
- ITT Technical Institute - North Charleston in North Charleston, SC (98 miles away)
- ITT Technical Institute - Myrtle Beach in Myrtle Beach, SC (132 miles away)