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Wyotech - Long Beach

2161 Technology Place, Long Beach, CA

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General Contact

Admissions Office

  • Phone: (562) 624-9530 x115

Financial Aid Office

  • Phone: (562) 624-9530 x102

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WyoTech is a system of career training institutions owned and operated Corinthian Colleges, Inc. with five locations in four states. Originally founded as Wyoming Technical Institute in 1966, the school has seen expansion and growth since its purchase, resulting in the addition of new programs and courses to strengthen the initial automotive study programs as well as add new areas of study. As a result, programs in plumbing, HVAC, diesel technology and more are available.

Upon completion of a program at WyoTech, students will earn a certificate that demonstrates competency and allows for the pursuit of employment as a qualified professional. Students will receive training and education from industry professionals who provide practical experience in preparation for work in the real world. Programs are short term, usually taking no more than sixteen months to complete, with most requiring less than a year.

Programs offered include:

  • Automotive
  • Plumbing
  • HVAC
  • Auto Body
  • Electrician

Long Beach Location

The Long Beach branch of WyoTech is located at 2161 Technology Place. This campus has a graduating class size which is about a thousand students in a given year. This campus provides services for students in the form of flexible courses for those with irregular schedules, career pathway counseling to help students define their goals, and post-graduation job placement opportunities. To learn more, including the school's consumer disclosures, by visiting wyotech.edu.

Programs Offered

Below is a list of the programs that may be offered at Wyotech - Long Beach. Actual programs may differ from the list below, to get an official list of programs offered please visit the school's website or by phone at (562) 624-9530.

Automotive Engineering (72 Hours)

The automotive engineering program offered on average takes about twelve months to complete.

Program Details:

  • Tuition costs are estimated to be $27,000*
  • Based on published reports, around 400 students completed the automotive engineering program last year
  • Students complete this program in usually 12 months

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Electrician

The electrician programs that are listed below are organized by the number of credit hours offered.

36 Credit Hours

  • Estimated tuition and fees: $22,000 per year*
  • Takes about 9 months to complete

46 Credit Hours

  • Estimated tuition and fees: $28,000 per year*
  • Takes about 12 months to complete

Refrigeration Technology (36 Hours)

Refrigeration technology program takes on average nine months to complete.

Program Details:

  • Tuition costs are estimated to be $21,000*
  • 41% loan repayment rate estimated for former students of this program**
  • Student loans borrowed for this program total about $12,700**
  • Around 200 students completed the refrigeration technology program last year
  • Takes about 9 months to complete

Medical Assistant (36 Hours)

The medical assistant program offered on average takes about eight months to complete.

Program Details:

  • Tuition costs are estimated to be $18,000*
  • 24% repayment rate for students who completed this program**
  • Upon completion of this program, students owe on average $10,400 in student loans**
  • Last year, more than 200 students completed this program
  • The length of the medical assistant program is about 8 months

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Plumbing Technology (36 Hours)

The plumbing technology program offered on average takes about nine months to complete.

Program Details:

  • Tuition costs are estimated to be $21,000*
  • 27% loan repayment rate estimated for former students of this program**
  • Students who complete this program take, on average, $12,300 in student loans**
  • More than 90 students completed this program in the previous reported year
  • Takes about 9 months to complete

Notes:
*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

Once scholarships, grants and other forms of aid are calculated, the expected average cost for students at this school is $26,600. To calculate a more personalized cost visit the net price calculator. Financial aid information may be obtained by contacting the financial aid office at (562) 624-9530 x102. 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 StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid93%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships85%$4,906
Receiving Student Loans83%$12,438

Note: The estimated default rate of students taking federal student loans in 2009 was around 27%.

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