Concorde Career College-Memphis

5100 Poplar Avenue Suite 132
Memphis, TN 38137
Tel: (901)761-9494
1,687 students
Private for-profit
Concorde Career College, Memphis has been training healthcare professionals for over 30 years. We offer 100% healthcare training. Advance your healthcare career with specialized training and degree programs, or get your career started with entry-level programs that could get you working in as few as 9 months. Concorde Career College, Memphis is located in Clark Tower, east Memphis, just blocks from both the Oak Court Mall and Corky's Famous Barbeque. Concorde Career College is authorized for operation as a postsecondary educational institution by the Tennessee Higher Education Commission.
School Highlights:
Concorde Career College-Memphis serves 1,687 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 38:1 is higher than the community college average of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 25%.
Concorde Career College-Memphis is one of 10 community colleges within Shelby County County, TN.
The nearest community college is Anthem Career College-Memphis (4.1 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 35% over five years.
Concorde Career College-Memphis 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 44 staff
60 staff
Number of Programs Offered 19 7

Student Body

The student population of 1,687 teachers has grown by 84% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 38:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 8% over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,687 students
1,269 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 38:1
21:1
# Full-Time Students
1,687 students
810 students
Concorde Career College-Memphis sch enrollment Concorde Career College-Memphis sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
1%
2%
% Hispanic
2%
7%
% Black
59%
12%
% White
34%
57%
% Two or more races
2%
2%
Concorde Career College-Memphis sch ethnicity Concorde Career College-Memphis 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. 0.54 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of - is less than the state average of $5,740. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of - is less than the state average of $10,252. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 94%
89%
Percent Admitted 100%
78%
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools:

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Memphis Anthem Career College-Memphis
    Private for-profit
    5865 Shelby Oaks Circle
    Memphis, TN 38134
    (954)400-2000
    4.1  Mi  |  647  students
  • Memphis Vatterott College-Appling Farms
    Private for-profit
    6991 Appling Farms Parkway
    Memphis, TN 38133
    (901)372-2399
    5.9  Mi  |  288  students
  • Memphis Remington College-Memphis Campus
    Private not-for-profit
    2710 Nonconnah Blvd
    Memphis, TN 38132
    (901)345-1000
    6.2  Mi  |  821  students
  • Cordova ITT Technical Institute-Cordova
    Private for-profit
    7260 Goodlett Farms Parkway
    Cordova, TN 38016
    (901)381-0200
    6.2  Mi  |  613  students
  • Cordova L'Ecole Culinaire-Memphis
    Private for-profit
    1245 N. Georgetown Parkway
    Cordova, TN 38016
    (901)754-7115
    6.3  Mi  |  368  students
Recent Articles
5 Alternative Methods for Earning Community College Credits
5 Alternative Methods for Earning Community College Credits
Not all community college students spend their winter and summer break on vacation. Some utilize that time to take a few extra classes and earn credits that can help them graduate early. Other students test out of courses and receive credit for work experiences in order to get ahead. In this article, learn about the various methods you can use to pursue extra college credits.
Free Community College Coming Soon? President Obama Hopes So
Earlier this year, President Obama outlined a proposal that would make community college free for millions of community college students. What does it mean for you?
Mental Health Support for Community College Students
With serious mental health issues on the rise on college campuses nationwide, community colleges are scrambling to provide expanded mental health services to students.
Did You Know?
For Memphis private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $11,596 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.
Memphis 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 0.4, which is lower than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in Memphis is Southwest Tennessee Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.