Metro Business College-Rolla

Tel: (573)364-8464
71 students
Private for-profit
There are three Metro Business Colleges in the state of Missouri. Located in Cape Girardeau, Rolla, and Jefferson City, our private career colleges prepare students for new careers in Business, Healthcare, and Information Technology.
School Highlights:
Metro Business College-Rolla serves 71 students (97.18% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the community college average of 29:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 37%.
Metro Business College-Rolla is the only community colleges within Phelps County, MO.
The nearest community college is Linn State Technical College (38.20 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 7 teachers has declined by 56% over five years.
College Metro Business College-Rolla 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 7 staff
61 staff
Metro Business College-Rolla Total Faculty (2010-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 71 teachers has declined by 26% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has increased from 6:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.11 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 9% over five years.
Total Enrollment 71 students 1,296 students
Metro Business College-Rolla Total Enrollment (2010-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
Metro Business College-Rolla Student Staff (2010-2013)
# Full-Time Students 69 students
810 students
Metro Business College-Rolla Full-Time Students (2010-2013)
# Part-Time Students 2 students
1,036 students
Metro Business College-Rolla Part-Time Students (2010-2013)
Metro Business College-Rolla Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Black
Metro Business College-Rolla Black (2010-2013)
% White
Metro Business College-Rolla White (2010-2013)
Metro Business College-Rolla 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. 0.11 0.53
Metro Business College-Rolla Diversity Score (2010-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $10,325 is more than the state average of $5,650. The in-state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $10,325 is more than the state average of $10,201. The out-state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $10,325 $5,694
Metro Business College-Rolla In-State Tuition Fees (2010-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $10,325 $10,252
Metro Business College-Rolla Out-State Tuition Fees (2010-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 100%
Metro Business College-Rolla % 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 and Medical Specialist. The College awards diplomas in Information Processing/Computer Operator and Medical Secretary. The College awards certificates in Administrative Assistant, Massage Therapy and Medical Administrative Assistant. Metro Business College offers 100 non-credit and certification-based online courses on office productivity applications, design and media tools, computer programming, Web development, databases, hardware networks, operating systems, Cisco training, telephony, Brainbench certification exams, e-business, project management, and workplace safety. All three campuses are nationally accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools. In fact, MBC has achieved Honor Roll School status with ACICS.

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Did You Know?
For Missouri public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $7,890 per year for in-state students and $8,903 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 . Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.