Concorde Career Colleges

Tel: (816)531-5223
946 students
Private for-profit
Concorde's mission is to open windows of opportunity for students, graduates, employees and the health care community. We believe that to be effective we must deliver quality training that will provide employment opportunities for our graduates and enable our graduates to seek career opportunities.
School Highlights:
Concorde Career Colleges serves 946 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is equalto than the community college average of 29:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 37%.
Concorde Career Colleges is one of 6 community colleges within Jackson County, MO.
The nearest community college is Donnelly College (4.40 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
College Concorde Career Colleges Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 33 staff
61 staff
Concorde Career Colleges Total Faculty (2006-2013)
Number of Programs Offered 10 7

Student Body

The student population of 946 has grown by 49% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 is less than the national average of 0.68. The school's diversity has grown by 10% over five years.
Total Enrollment 946 students 1,296 students
Concorde Career Colleges Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 29:1
21:1
Concorde Career Colleges Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 946 students
814 students
Concorde Career Colleges Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
Concorde Career Colleges Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
Concorde Career Colleges American Indian/Alaskan (2006-2013)
% Asian
3%
5%
Concorde Career Colleges Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
7%
21%
Concorde Career Colleges Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
24%
15%
Concorde Career Colleges Black (2006-2013)
% White
54%
51%
Concorde Career Colleges White (2006-2013)
% Hawaiian
1%
-
Concorde Career Colleges Hawaiian (2008-2013)
% Two or more races
5%
3%
Concorde Career Colleges More (2007-2013)
% Unknown races
5%
3%
Concorde Career Colleges Unknown (2006-2013)
Concorde Career Colleges 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. 0.64 0.68
Concorde Career Colleges Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 96%
89%
Concorde Career Colleges % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Percent Admitted 100%
81%
Concorde Career Colleges Percent Admitted (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

  • Concorde Kansas City is conveniently located in the heart of Kansas City, Missouri between the Plaza/Westport area and Crown Center at the corner of Linwood and Broadway. Our focused programs provide outstanding career training in a format designed to fit your schedule. The admissions process is simple and easy to complete. Healthcare programs at Concorde's includes A.A.S. in Respiratory Therapy, Advanced Respiratory Therapy, Dental Assistant, Insurance Coding and Billing Specialist, Medical Assistant and Practical Nursing. Graduate Services is here to help you with job placement assistance throughout your training and after graduation. Our specialized externship and clinical training places students in hospitals and medical/dental facilities where they work side by side with doctors, dentists and other healthcare professionals giving them a jump start on career opportunities.

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