Vatterott College-Sunset Hills

12900 Maurer Industrial Dr
Sunset Hills, MO 63127
Tel: (314)843-4200
505 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-Sunset Hills serves 505 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the community college average of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 20%.
Vatterott College-Sunset Hills is one of 14 community colleges within St. Louis County, MO.
The nearest community college is Anthem College-Fenton (1.3 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 70% over five years.
Vatterott College-Sunset Hills 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 21 staff
60 staff
Vatterott College-Sunset Hills Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 505 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.41 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
505 students
1,266 students
Vatterott College-Sunset Hills Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 24:1
21:1
Vatterott College-Sunset Hills student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
505 students
810 students
Vatterott College-Sunset Hills Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
Vatterott College-Sunset Hills sch enrollment Vatterott College-Sunset Hills sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Black
23%
12%
% White
62%
57%
Vatterott College-Sunset Hills White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
2%
2%
Vatterott College-Sunset Hills More (2010-2013)
% Unknown races
12%
3%
Vatterott College-Sunset Hills sch ethnicity Vatterott College-Sunset Hills 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. 0.41 0.53
Vatterott College-Sunset Hills Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $12,826 is more than the state average of $5,740. The in-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $12,826 is more than the state average of $10,260. The out-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $12,826 $5,740
Vatterott College-Sunset Hills In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $12,826 $10,260
Vatterott College-Sunset Hills Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 93%
89%
Vatterott College-Sunset Hills % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Vatterott College has a long tradition of excellence since our founding in 1969, and it is this excellence that won us the award of "Best School" by the Missouri Association of Private Career Schools. Classes begin every 10 weeks. Diploma programs range from 13 to 60 weeks. Associate degree programs are 80 or 90 weeks. There is Financial Aid for those who qualify and Career Placement for Vatterott College graduates is also available. Vatterott College is a leader in education, providing hands-on access to IT and other cutting-edge technologies in a collaborative classroom environment. With 17 campuses throughout the Midwest, Vatterott College students learn by working in real-time with the latest technology. The Sunset Hills (St. Louis) campus offers a range of programs. Programs are Offered in Business, Drafting, Electrical, HVAC, IT/Computing, Maintenance and Medical. Programs includes Business Management, Human Resource Management, Fashion Merchandising, Computer-Aided Drafting, Computer-Aided Drafting Technology, Electrical Mechanic, Applied Electrical Technology, Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanic, Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Technology, Network & Information Systems, Information Systems Technology, Computer Technology, Computer Systems & Network Technology, Network Engineering and Computer Technology, Computer Science and Information Systems Technology, Building Maintenance Mechanic, Building Maintenance Technology, Medical Assistant and Medical Office Assistant. The campus is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges of Technology.

Nearby Schools:

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Fenton Anthem College-Fenton
    Private for-profit
    645 Gravois Bluffs Blvd
    Fenton, MO 63026
    (954)400-2000
    1.3  Mi  |  208  students
  • Kirkwood Saint Louis Community College-Meramec
    Public
    11333 Big Bend Blvd
    Kirkwood, MO 63122
    (314)984-7500
    3.2  Mi  |  11439  students
  • Fenton Sanford-Brown College-Fenton
    Private for-profit
    1345 Smizer Mill Road
    Fenton, MO 63026
    (636)651-1600
    3.2  Mi  |  204  students
  • Fenton St Louis College of Health Careers-Fenton
    Private for-profit
    1297 North Highway Drive
    Fenton, MO 63026
    (636)529-0000
    3.2  Mi  |  315  students
  • Fenton Midwest Institute
    Private for-profit
    964 South Highway Drive
    Fenton, MO 63026
    (314)344-4440
    5.4  Mi  |  176  students
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