Vatterott College-Berkeley

Tel: (314)264-1000
1,163 students
Private for-profit
Vatterott College mission is to provide skilled training to eligible students, enabling them to secure entry-level or advanced-level employment.
School Highlights:
Vatterott College-Berkeley serves 1,163 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 42:1 is higher than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 28%.
Vatterott College-Berkeley is one of 14 community colleges within St. Louis County, MO.
The nearest community college is Saint Louis Community College-Florissant Valley (3.3 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 56% over five years.
Vatterott College-Berkeley 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 28 staff
59 staff
Vatterott College-Berkeley Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 1,163 teachers has grown by 93% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 42:1 has increased from 32:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.18 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 48% over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,163 students
1,282 students
Vatterott College-Berkeley Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 42:1
22:1
Vatterott College-Berkeley student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
1,163 students
810 students
Vatterott College-Berkeley Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
Vatterott College-Berkeley Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1% 1%
% Black
94%
12%
Vatterott College-Berkeley Black (2006-2013)
% White
4%
57%
Vatterott College-Berkeley White (2006-2013)
% Unknown races
1%
3%
Vatterott College-Berkeley Unknown (2007-2013)
Vatterott College-Berkeley 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. 0.18 0.53
Vatterott College-Berkeley Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $12,815 is more than the state average of $5,742. The in-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $12,815 is more than the state average of $10,294. The out-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $12,815 $5,742
Out-State Tuition Fees $12,815 $10,294
Vatterott College-Berkeley Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 97%
89%
Vatterott College-Berkeley % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Founding in 1969, Vatterott College is one of the most innovative schools, Vatterott College offers a focused education -- hands-on training with expert instructors. Flexible scheduling, Financial Aid for those who qualify, and Career Placement services give you the best opportunity for a challenging and rewarding career. Set your course for a new, better livelihood in Information Technology, Court Reporting, Culinary Arts, General Business Degree programs, or fields including trades (such as Welding, Electrical, and HVAC), business services (such as accounting and computer office technology), and medical technology. With over 30 years experience and 17 campuses across the Midwest, Vatterott College has become a leader in preparing students to meet the market demand for technically superior employees. The St. Ann (St. Louis) campus offers a range of programs. Programs Offered at St. Ann (St. Louis) includes Drafting, Electrical, HVAC, IT/Computing, Medical, Plumbing and Welding. This campus prepares students for the certifications in (MIG) Gas Metal ARC Welding, (TIG) Gas Tungsten ARC Welding, A+, Air Conditioning Refrigeration Institute's Industry Competency Exam (ARI-ICE), Certified Internet webmaster, CISCO'S CCNA Exam 640-507,640-410, e-Biz+, Flux Cored ARC Welding, IT Project+, Macromedia Certified ColdFusion Developer, Oracle Certified Application Developer, SAIR'S Linux 3X0-101,3X0-102, 3X-103,3X-104, Section 608 Refrigeration, Shielded Metal ARC Welding: V-Groove and T-Joints. Vatterott College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges of Technology (ACCSCT).

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For Saint Louis, MO private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,080 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.
Saint Louis, 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 0.53. The most diverse community college in Saint Louis, MO is Anthem College-Maryland Heights. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.