Concorde Career College-Memphis

5100 Poplar Avenue Suite 132
Memphis, TN 38137
Tel: (901)761-9494
1,687 students
Private for-profit
Concorde Career College, Memphis has been training healthcare professionals for over 30 years. We offer 100% healthcare training. Advance your healthcare career with specialized training and degree programs, or get your career started with entry-level programs that could get you working in as few as 9 months. Concorde Career College, Memphis is located in Clark Tower, east Memphis, just blocks from both the Oak Court Mall and Corky's Famous Barbeque. Concorde Career College is authorized for operation as a postsecondary educational institution by the Tennessee Higher Education Commission.
School Highlights:
Concorde Career College-Memphis serves 1,687 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 38:1 is higher than the community college average of 29:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 31%.
Concorde Career College-Memphis is one of 10 community colleges within Shelby County, TN.
The nearest community college is Anthem Career College-Memphis (4.10 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 35% over five years.
College Concorde Career College-Memphis Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 44 staff
61 staff
Concorde Career College-Memphis Total Faculty (2006-2013)
Number of Programs Offered 19 7

Student Body

The student population of 1,687 has grown by 60% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 38:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is less than the national average of 0.68. The school's diversity has grown by 17% over five years.
Total Enrollment 1,687 students 1,296 students
Concorde Career College-Memphis Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 38:1
21:1
Concorde Career College-Memphis Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 1,687 students
814 students
Concorde Career College-Memphis Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
Concorde Career College-Memphis Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
Concorde Career College-Memphis American Indian/Alaskan (2007-2013)
% Asian
1%
5%
Concorde Career College-Memphis Asian (2007-2013)
% Hispanic
2%
21%
Concorde Career College-Memphis Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
59%
15%
Concorde Career College-Memphis Black (2006-2013)
% White
34%
51%
Concorde Career College-Memphis White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
2%
3%
Concorde Career College-Memphis More (2007-2013)
Concorde Career College-Memphis Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.54 0.68
Concorde Career College-Memphis Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 94%
89%
Concorde Career College-Memphis % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Percent Admitted 100%
81%
Concorde Career College-Memphis Percent Admitted (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Memphis private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $11,283 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Memphis community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.37, which is lower than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Memphis is Southwest Tennessee Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.