Los Angeles Trade Technical College

Los Angeles, CA, USA
3.20 Average Rating

Los Angeles Trade Technical College was founded in 1925 as the Frank Wiggins Trade School. LA Trade-Tech is a part of the Los Angeles Community College district and is the oldest of the nine colleges. The college focuses on career certificates and associate degrees. The 25-acre campus is within the city of Los Angeles and features various buildings, with each building housing its own discipline. The campus features a construction, maintenance and utilities center, a design & media arts center, an advanced transportation and manufacturing center, and a cosmetology center.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed

Need Aware

This school may consider an applicant’s financial situation when deciding admission

Level of Institution
2 Year
Campus Setting
Major city

Admissions Requirements

SAT
No
ACT
No
Transcript
Yes

Important Deadlines

Rolling Admissions

The college has rolling admissions, which means applications are accepted any time throughout the year.

Admitted Student Stats

In-State Students
94%
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Associate's
Total Number of Students
12,984
Total Number of Undergrads
12,984
Academic Calendar

Semester

Classroom Sizes

0
100
33%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
Student:Faculty Ratio
21:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$7,797
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Tuition
In-State Tuition In-state tuition is the tuition charged by institutions to those students who meet the state's or institution's residency requirements. In-district tuition is the tuition charged by the institution to those students residing in the locality in which they attend school and may be a lower rate than in-state tuition if offered by the institution.
$1,220
Out-of-State Tuition Out-of-state tuition is the tuition charged by institutions to those students who do not meet the state’s or institution’s residency requirements. Out-of-district tuition is the tuition charged by the institution to those students not residing in the locality in which they attend school.
$7,746
Additional Costs
Books and Supplies
$2876

Aid & Grants

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid. Federal gift aid includes any grant or scholarship aid awarded, from the federal government, a state or local government, the institution, and other sources known by the institution.
72%
Average Aid Per Year
$4,738
Students Receiving Grants Percent of undergraduate students awarded grant aid. Grant aid includes any grant or scholarship aid awarded, from the federal government, a state or local government, the institution, and other sources known by the institution.
72%
Average Federal Grant Aid Per Year
$4,680

Student Loans

Students Borrowing Loans Loans to students - Any monies that must be repaid to the lending institution for which the student is the designated borrower. Includes all Title IV subsidized and unsubsidized loans and all institutionally- and privately-sponsored loans. Does not include PLUS and other loans made directly to parents.
4%
Average Loan Amount Per Year
$5,875
Average Debt at Graduation The median federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated. This figure includes only federal loans; it excludes private student loans and Parent PLUS loans.
$8,000
Median Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 5.05% interest rate.
$85
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Student Gender
Male
Female
52%
48%
Student Organizations
25
Size of Town
Major city
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
Yes
On Campus Women's Center
No

Housing

On-campus living required of freshman
No

Athletics

Divisional Sports Nickname
Beaver / Lady Beaver
School Colors
Gold/Violet
Varsity Athletics Conference Primary
Not applicable

Campus Safety

24-HR security patrol
Yes
Campus emergency phones
Yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Los Angeles
Las Vegas
San Francisco
New York
San Diego
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$28,800
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What Students Are Saying

3.20 Average Rating
I honestly thing that the school needs teachers who have good teaching schools. Make the class interesting, and pay attention to their students. It needs better space for classes, because classes are not available all the time.
Nancy from Los Angeles, CA
LATTC is the best trade tech. in California.I have learned so much in my first semester of my electrical program it is great. Who ever decides to go back school to learn a trade , make sure you go to the Los Angeles Trade Tech. college,you won't re grate it.
JOSE from Downey, CA

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