Metro Business College-Rolla

Tel: (573)364-8464
71 students
Private for-profit

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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% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the community college average of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 20%.
Metro Business College-Rolla is the only community colleges within Phelps County, MO.
The nearest community college is Linn State Technical College (38.2 miles away).

School Overview

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
60 staff
Metro Business College-Rolla Total Faculty (2010-2013)

Student Body

The school's diversity score of 0.11 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 0% over five years.
Total Enrollment
71 students
1,266 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
21:1
# Full-Time Students
69 students
810 students
Metro Business College-Rolla Full-Time Students (2010-2013)
# Part-Time Students 2 students
1,017 students
Metro Business College-Rolla sch enrollment Metro Business College-Rolla sta enrollment
% Black
4%
12%
Metro Business College-Rolla Black (2010-2013)
% White
96%
57%
Metro Business College-Rolla sch ethnicity Metro Business College-Rolla sta ethnicity
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

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $10,325 is more than the state average of $5,740. 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 $10,260. The out-state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $10,325 $5,740
Metro Business College-Rolla In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $10,325 $10,260
Metro Business College-Rolla Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 100%
89%
Source: 2013 (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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Nearby Schools:

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Linn Linn State Technical College
    Public
    One Technology Drive
    Linn, MO 65051
    (573)897-5000
    38.2  Mi  |  1296  students
  • Houston Texas County Technical College
    Private not-for-profit
    6915 S Hwy 63
    Houston, MO 65483
    (417)967-5466
    45.6  Mi  |  139  students
  • Jefferson City Metro Business College-Jefferson City
    Private for-profit
    210 El Mercado Plaza
    Jefferson City, MO 65109
    (573)635-6600
    52.4  Mi  |  152  students
  • Union East Central College
    Public
    1964 Prairie Dell Rd
    Union, MO 63084
    6365846500
    54.2  Mi  |  4043  students
  • Hillsboro Jefferson College
    Public
    1000 Viking Drive
    Hillsboro, MO 63050
    (636)797-3000
    68.7  Mi  |  5223  students
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Did You Know?
For Missouri public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,795 per year for in-state students and $5,345 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,372 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 0.34, which is lower than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in Missouri is Concorde Career Colleges. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.