Metro Business College-Jefferson City

Tel: (573)635-6600
152 students
Private for-profit
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.
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 152 students (81% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 20%.
Metro Business College-Jefferson City is the only community colleges within Cole County, MO.
The nearest community college is Linn State Technical College (22.8 miles away).

School Overview

Metro Business College-Jefferson City 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 11 staff
59 staff

Student Body

The school's diversity score of 0.38 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 0% over five years.
Total Enrollment
152 students
1,282 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
22:1
# Full-Time Students
123 students
810 students
# Part-Time Students 29 students
1,017 students
Metro Business College-Jefferson City Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1% 1%
% Asian
2%
2%
Metro Business College-Jefferson City Asian (2012-2013)
% Black
18%
12%
Metro Business College-Jefferson City Black (2010-2013)
% White
75%
57%
Metro Business College-Jefferson City White (2010-2013)
% Unknown races"
4% 3%
Metro Business College-Jefferson City 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. 0.38 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $10,325 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 $10,325 is more than the state average of $10,294. The out-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $10,325 $5,742
Out-State Tuition Fees $10,325 $10,294
% 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, 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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