Metro Business College-Jefferson City

Tel: (573)635-6600
152 students
Private for-profit
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The new campus of Metro Business College in Jefferson City, Missouri.  Located at 210 El Mercado Plaza, Jefferson City, next to the new West YMCA.
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The new campus of Metro Business College in Jefferson City, Missouri.  Located at 210 El Mercado Plaza, Jefferson City, next to the new West YMCA.
School Highlights:
Metro Business College-Jefferson City serves 152 students (81% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the community college average of 29:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 37%.
Metro Business College-Jefferson City is the only community colleges within Cole County, MO.
The nearest community college is Linn State Technical College (22.80 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 60% over five years.
College Metro Business College-Jefferson City 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 11 staff
61 staff
Metro Business College-Jefferson City Total Faculty (2010-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 152 has declined by 47% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.40 is less than the national average of 0.68. The school's diversity has grown by 73% over five years.
Total Enrollment 152 students 1,296 students
Metro Business College-Jefferson City Total Enrollment (2010-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
21:1
Metro Business College-Jefferson City Student Staff (2010-2013)
# Full-Time Students 123 students
814 students
Metro Business College-Jefferson City Full-Time Students (2010-2013)
# Part-Time Students 29 students
1,040 students
Metro Business College-Jefferson City Part-Time Students (2010-2013)
Metro Business College-Jefferson City Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
2%
5%
Metro Business College-Jefferson City Asian (2012-2013)
% Black
18%
15%
Metro Business College-Jefferson City Black (2010-2013)
% White
75%
51%
Metro Business College-Jefferson City White (2010-2013)
% Unknown races
4%
3%
Metro Business College-Jefferson City 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. 0.40 0.68
Metro Business College-Jefferson City Diversity Score (2010-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $10,325 is more than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $10,325 is more than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $10,325 $5,660
Metro Business College-Jefferson City In-State Tuition Fees (2010-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $10,325 $10,250
Metro Business College-Jefferson City Out-State Tuition Fees (2010-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 100%
89%
Metro Business College-Jefferson City % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2010-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

  • Metro Business College awards Associate of Applied Science Degrees in Business & Computer Specialist, Medical Specialist, Medical Billing and Coding Specialist and Accounting Paraprofessional. The College awards diplomas in Business and Computer Assistant, Accounting Assistant and Medical Office Assistant. The College awards certificates in Administrative Assistant, Massage Therapy and Medical  Assistant.  All four campuses are nationally accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools. In fact, MBC has achieved Honor Roll School status with ACICS.  For information regarding graduation adn placement rates, program costs and other information, please go to: www.metrobusinesscollege.edu/disclosure.html

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Did You Know?
For Missouri public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $7,651 per year for in-state students and $8,705 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,894 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Missouri is 84%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Missouri 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 0.55, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Missouri is Sanford-Brown College-Fenton. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.