Sanford-Brown Institute-Jacksonville

10255 Fortune Parkway, Suite 501, Jacksonville,
FL, 32256
Tel: (904)363-6221
336 students
Public institution
The Sanford-Brown Institute, founded in 1977, is a private, career-oriented postsecondary school offering focused, quality, short-term career training in a variety of medical and healthcare fields including surgical technology, medical billing and coding, medical assistance and massage therapy. SBI operates in 15 campuses located in nine states.
School Highlights:
Sanford-Brown Institute-Jacksonville serves 336 students (77% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Sanford-Brown Institute-Jacksonville is one of 8 community colleges within Duval County, FL.
The nearest community college is Everest University-Jacksonville (3.4 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Sanford-Brown Institute-Jacksonville Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 336 teachers has declined by 38% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 0:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 is more than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
336 students
1,360 students
# Full-Time Students
258 students
827 students
# Part-Time Students 78 students
1,014 students
% American Indian/Alaskan -
1%
% Asian 3%
2%
% Hawaiian -
1%
% Hispanic 3%
7%
% Black 40%
11%
% White 52%
66%
% Two or more races 2%
2%
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. 0.57
0.44

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $15,454 is more than the state average of $6,030. The in-state tuition has grown by 40% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $15,454 is more than the state average of $10,175. The out-state tuition has grown by 40% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $15,454 $6,030
Out-State Tuition Fees $15,454 $10,175
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Sanford-Brown's career training programs are developed and refined based upon input from employers, graduates, faculty and students, and are designed to provide the professional training necessary to compete for and maintain entry-level employment to begin a medical career. Our career development programs focus on applied learning and typically include hands-on training in medical laboratories. Many of Sanford-Brown's career training programs include full-time, unpaid clinical externships in a healthcare setting. This condensed format is designed to enable the prospective student to prepare rapidly for entry into a new career in the medical field. The career development training program options includes Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Surgical Technology, Advanced Massage Therapy, Medical Assistant and Medical Billing & Coding Specialist (Health Information Specialist). Sanford-Brown Jacksonville is offers program in Diagnostic Medical Sonography. This program is designed to provide the student with preparation for entry-level responsibilities as a diagnostic medical sonographer. The curriculum addresses fundamental topics in sonographic physics and instrumentations, abdominal, small parts, OB/GYN, gray scale and color-flow Doppler sonography. Both day and evening programs include a full-time, unpaid clinical externship. The programs courses are designed to prepare students for entry-level jobs that may involve interacting with patients, preparing patient histories, performing non-invasive procedures using ultrasound equipment, preparing ultrasound study reports to assist physicians in the diagnosis of certain patient conditions and Working with a team of professionals in sonography and other healthcare areas.

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