Sanford-Brown College-Fenton

1345 Smizer Mill Road
Fenton, MO 63026
Tel: (636)651-1600
204 students
Private for-profit
The mission of the College is to offer highly focused, high-quality, condensed career-oriented programs for the purpose of enabling each student to successfully complete his/her program of study.
School Highlights:
Sanford-Brown College-Fenton serves 204 students (91.67% 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 73% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 37%.
Sanford-Brown College-Fenton is one of 14 community colleges within St. Louis County, MO.
The nearest community college is St Louis College of Health Careers-Fenton (1.30 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 60% over five years.
College Sanford-Brown College-Fenton 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 15 staff
61 staff
Sanford-Brown College-Fenton Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 204 teachers has declined by 76% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 7% over five years.
Total Enrollment 204 students 1,296 students
Sanford-Brown College-Fenton Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
Sanford-Brown College-Fenton Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 187 students
810 students
Sanford-Brown College-Fenton Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 17 students
1,036 students
Sanford-Brown College-Fenton Part-Time Students (2007-2013)
Sanford-Brown College-Fenton Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Hispanic
Sanford-Brown College-Fenton Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
Sanford-Brown College-Fenton Black (2006-2013)
% White
Sanford-Brown College-Fenton White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
Sanford-Brown College-Fenton More (2010-2013)
% Unknown races
Sanford-Brown College-Fenton Unknown (2006-2013)
Sanford-Brown College-Fenton 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. 0.24 0.53
Sanford-Brown College-Fenton Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of - is less than the state average of $5,650. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of - is less than the state average of $10,201. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 90%
Sanford-Brown College-Fenton % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

  • Founded in 1866, Sanford-Brown College in Fenton, Missouri is a private, career-oriented college offering focused, quality bachelor's, specialized associate, diploma and certificate programs in the information technology, business and healthcare fields. At Sanford-Brown, you can customize your skills rapidly and successfully to the specific needs of a future work setting. Unlike traditional institutions, we enable adults to complete their programs of study in as little as nine months. Generally, classes start every five weeks, so you can get started quickly with convenient day and evening classes to meet your needs. At Sanford-Brown, your studies focus primarily on the essential concepts and skills most employers look for in entry-level employees. Our goal is to provide you with the practical information and experience you need to get your foot in the door. We avoid requiring you to take courses that are not directly supportive of your employment objective. Technology plays a major role in all the professions for which we train our students. That's why we use industry current tools to help deliver your education more effectively. During the hands-on component you will use industry-oriented equipment to gain experience applying your knowledge.

Nearby Schools:

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 315 students | 1.30 Mi1297 North Highway Drive
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  • 208 students | 2.40 Mi645 Gravois Bluffs Blvd
    Fenton, MO 63026
  • 505 students | 3.20 Mi12900 Maurer Industrial Dr
    Sunset Hills, MO 63127
  • 11,439 students | 4.10 Mi11333 Big Bend Blvd
    Kirkwood, MO 63122
  • 176 students | 6.30 Mi964 South Highway Drive
    Fenton, MO 63026
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Did You Know?
For Saint Louis County, MO public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $10,889 per year for in-state students and $11,339 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,114 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.
Saint Louis County, MO 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 0.36, which is lower than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Saint Louis County, MO is Anthem College-Maryland Heights. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.