Concorde Career College-Memphis

5100 Poplar Avenue, Suite 132
Memphis, TN 38137-0132
Tel: (901)761-9494
1,310 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 1,310 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 32:1 is higher than the state community college average of 30:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 26%.
Concorde Career College-Memphis is one of 9 community colleges within Shelby County, TN.
The nearest community college is Vatterott College-Appling Farms (5.90 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 41 teachers has declined by 43% 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 41 staff
62 staff
Concorde Career College-Memphis Total Faculty (2006-2014)
Number of Programs Offered 20 8

Student Body

The student population of 1,310 has grown by 16% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 32:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 10% over five years.
Total Enrollment 1,310 students 1,371 students
Concorde Career College-Memphis Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 32:1
22:1
Concorde Career College-Memphis Student Staff (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 1,310 students
779 students
Concorde Career College-Memphis Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
Concorde Career College-Memphis Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
Concorde Career College-Memphis American Indian/Alaskan (2007-2014)
% Asian
2%
5%
Concorde Career College-Memphis Asian (2007-2014)
% Hispanic
3%
20%
Concorde Career College-Memphis Hispanic (2006-2014)
% Black
61%
15%
Concorde Career College-Memphis Black (2006-2014)
% White
29%
49%
Concorde Career College-Memphis White (2006-2014)
% Two or more races
2%
3%
Concorde Career College-Memphis More (2007-2014)
% Unknown races
2%
6%
Concorde Career College-Memphis Unknown (2006-2014)
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 0.70
Concorde Career College-Memphis Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 94%
90%
Concorde Career College-Memphis % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Percent Admitted 100%
80%
Concorde Career College-Memphis Percent Admitted (2006-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
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    5.90285
  • 545 students | 6.20 Mi7260 Goodlett Farms Parkway
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    (901)381-0200
    6.20545
  • Remington College-Memphis Campus
    Private not-for-profit
    633 students | 6.20 Mi2710 Nonconnah Blvd
    Memphis TN 38132
    (901)345-1000
    6.20633
  • L'Ecole Culinaire-Memphis
    Private for-profit
    442 students | 6.30 Mi1245 N. Georgetown Parkway
    Cordova TN 38016
    (901)754-7115
    6.30442
  • Vatterott College-Dividend
    Private for-profit
    667 students | 7.00 Mi2655 Dividend Drive
    Memphis TN 38132
    (901)761-5730
    7.00667
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 0.41, which is lower than the national average of 0.50. The most diverse community college in Memphis is Southwest Tennessee Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.