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ITT Technical Institute - Torrance

20050 S. Vermont Ave, Torrance, CA

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  • Phone: (310) 380-1559

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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.

Torrance Location

ITT Technical Institute - Torrance is located at 20050 S. Vermont Ave in the city of Torrance. This campus has graduated approximately 770 students in the last several years. This location provides services for students in the form of distance learning courses for students who wish to obtain their education online, career guidance for students in need of help, and remedial education classes for program or licensure preparation. You can learn more, including the school's consumer disclosures, by visiting itt-tech.edu.

Programs Offered

The following is a list of areas of study available at ITT Technical Institute - Torrance. 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 (Ph.D.,M.D.,...)

Security and Protective Services

Engineering Technology

  • Electrical and Communications Engineering Technology (A, B)
  • Cad Drafting (A)

Computer and Information Sciences

Business and Marketing Studies

Visual and Performing Arts

  • Design and Visual Communications (A)

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

The overall cost students will pay at this school is approximately $20,400 after scholarships, grants and other forms of aid are taken into consideration. In order to calculate a more personalized cost check out their cost calculator here. Financial aid information may be obtained by contacting the financial aid office at (310) 380-1559. The financial figures shown on this page provide information regarding costs and fees at this school, these numbers may change in a given year due to a variety of factors.

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 StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid93%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships85%$5,272
Receiving Student Loans84%$9,809

Note: The estimated default rate of students taking federal student loans in 2009 was around 23%.

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