RETS Tech Center: Narrative Description

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RETS TECH CENTER J-3

555 East Alex Bell Rd.
Centerville, OH 45459
Tel: (937)433-3410; 800-837-7387; Admissions: (937)433-3410; Fax: (937)435-6516; Web Site: http://www.retstechcenter.com/

Description: Proprietary, 2-year, specialized, coed. Awards diplomas, transfer associate, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1953. Setting: 4-acre suburban campus with easy access to Dayton. Educational spending 2002-03: $4000 per student. Total enrollment: 464. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 19:1. Full-time: 464 students, 53% women, 47% men. Students come from 2 states and territories, 1% from out-of-state, 2% Hispanic, 20% black, 55% 25 or older, 1% transferred in. Core. Calendar: semesters. Advanced placement, summer session for credit, internships.

Entrance Requirements: Options: early admission, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript, interview. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: Rolling.

Costs Per Year: Application fee: $0. Tuition: $6995 full-time. Mandatory fees: $300 full-time.

Collegiate Environment: Orientation program. Student services: personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices. College housing not available. RETS Library with 2,200 books, 27 serials, and 66 audiovisual materials. Operations spending 2002-03: $8900. 220 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed. Staffed computer lab on campus.