Established in 1948, Instituto Tecnológico de Chihuahua (Chihuahua Institute of Technology) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Chihuahua (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited/recognized by the Secretaría de Educación Pública, Mexico (English: Ministry of Public Education, Mexico), Instituto Tecnológico de Chihuahua (ITCH) is a small (enrollment range: 5,000-5,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Instituto Tecnológico de Chihuahua (ITCH) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. This 68 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 30-40% making this Mexican higher education organization a very selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. ITCH also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.