L'Ecole Culinaire-Memphis

1245 N. Georgetown Parkway
Cordova, TN 38016
Tel: (901)754-7115
368 students
Private for-profit
The L’École Culinaire staff is dedicated to assisting our students with their educational careers by providing friendly, knowledgeable guidance. Making the decision to return to school is a life changing decision which will positively impact one’s personal and professional life. It is our hope that L’École Culinaire offers you the skills, knowledge and guidance that you seek as you transition into your chosen career path. Our curriculum is designed to provide all students with an exceptionally strong and well rounded background in all aspects of the hospitality and food and beverage industry.
School Highlights:
L'Ecole Culinaire-Memphis serves 368 students (100.00% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is lower than the community college average of 30:1.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 31%.
L'Ecole Culinaire-Memphis is one of 10 community colleges within Shelby County, TN.
The nearest community college is ITT Technical Institute-Cordova (2.00 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 87% over five years.
College L'Ecole Culinaire-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 15 staff
61 staff
L'Ecole Culinaire-Memphis Total Faculty (2009-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 368 teachers has grown by 47% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has decreased from 31:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 is equal to the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 368 students 1,296 students
L'Ecole Culinaire-Memphis Total Enrollment (2009-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 25:1
L'Ecole Culinaire-Memphis Student Staff (2009-2013)
# Full-Time Students 368 students
810 students
L'Ecole Culinaire-Memphis Full-Time Students (2009-2013)
L'Ecole Culinaire-Memphis Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
L'Ecole Culinaire-Memphis American Indian/Alaskan (2010-2013)
% Asian
L'Ecole Culinaire-Memphis Asian (2010-2013)
% Hispanic
L'Ecole Culinaire-Memphis Hispanic (2009-2013)
% Black
L'Ecole Culinaire-Memphis Black (2009-2013)
% White
L'Ecole Culinaire-Memphis White (2009-2013)
% Two or more races
L'Ecole Culinaire-Memphis More (2009-2013)
% Unknown races
L'Ecole Culinaire-Memphis Unknown (2009-2013)
L'Ecole Culinaire-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. 0.53 0.53
L'Ecole Culinaire-Memphis Diversity Score (2009-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $14,350 is more than the state average of $5,650. The in-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $14,350 is more than the state average of $10,201. The out-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $14,350 $5,694
L'Ecole Culinaire-Memphis In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $14,350 $10,252
L'Ecole Culinaire-Memphis Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 87%
L'Ecole Culinaire-Memphis % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2009-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

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For Shelby County, TN private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $12,580 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Shelby County, TN is 83%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Shelby County, TN 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 0.52. The most diverse community college in Shelby County, TN is Southwest Tennessee Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.