Metro Business College-Jefferson City

Tel: (573)635-6600
125 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 125 students (77% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the state community college average of 28:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 33%.
Metro Business College-Jefferson City is the only community colleges within Cole County, MO.
The nearest community college is State Technical College of Missouri (22.80 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 64% over five years.
College Metro Business College-Jefferson City (MO) 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 Private not-for-profit
Total Faculty 10 staff
24 staff

Student Body

The student population of 125 has declined by 57% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.36 is less than the state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has grown by 56% over five years.
Total Enrollment 125 students 580 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
28:1
# Full-Time Students 96 students
396 students
# Part-Time Students 29 students
501 students
% Asian
1%
1%
% Hispanic
1%
3%
% Black
16%
9%
% White
78%
67%
% Two or more races
4%
1%
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. 0.36 0.51

Finances and Admission

The private state tuition of $10,325 is less than the state average of $13,610. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $10,325 $13,610
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 86%
94%
Source: 2014 (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 $3,690 per year for in-state students and $4,950 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,610 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Missouri is 83%. 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 0.51, which is higher than the national average of 0.50. The most diverse community college in Missouri is Sanford-Brown College-Fenton. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.