Cost of college went up for all students at Vet Tech Institute

Tuition and fees rose 0.8 percent for 2017-18 at Vet Tech Institute, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.


Tuition and fees rose 0.8 percent for 2017-18 at Vet Tech Institute, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Pennsylvania students paid $14,980 to attend the two-year private for-profit institution this year $120 more than the $14,860 charged for 2016-17.

Data shows 98 percent of full-time undergraduates who started school in 2015-16 received student financial aid in some form. In all, 77 students received grants or scholarships totaling $590,920 and 86 students took out student loans totaling more than $550,689.

Including all undergraduates, 284 students used grants or scholarships totaling $1.65 million. Another 306 took out $1.69 million in federal student loans.

The cost of attending
Enrollment
2014-15
2015-16
2016-17
2017-18
Change in tuition and fees 2014-15 to 2017-18
~303
$14,600
$14,860
$14,860
$14,980
2.6%

Undergraduate financial aid
The following data includes only full-time students who began an undergraduate program at the Vet Tech Institute in 2015-16.
Type of Aid
Number of students receiving aid
Percent receiving aid
Total amount of aid received
Average amount of aid per student
Federal grants
68
72%
$364,061
$5,354
State / local grant or scholarship
59
63%
$222,359
$3,769
Institutional grants or scholarships
7
7%
$4,500
$643
Grant or scholarship aid total
77
82%
$590,920
$7,674
Federal student loans
86
91%
$521,903
$6,069
Other student loans
4
4%
$28,786
$7,197
Student loan aid
86
91%
$550,689
$6,403
Total student aid
92
98%

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