Anthem Career College-Memphis

5865 Shelby Oaks Circle
Memphis, TN 38134
Tel: (954)400-2000
647 students
Private for-profit
Established in 2003, Anthem Career College-Memphis, formerly High-Tech Institute, offers career-focused training programs in the healthcare, business and legal fields. At Anthem, we are dedicated to graduating career-focused professionals whose skills match the needs of today’s employers. By offering a blended learning experience that combines coursework with real-world work environments, Anthem Career College-Memphis ensures that students who come prepared to learn will leave prepared to succeed.
School Highlights:
Anthem Career College-Memphis serves 647 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is higher than the community college average of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 25%.
Anthem Career College-Memphis is one of 10 community colleges within Shelby County, TN.
The nearest community college is Vatterott College-Appling Farms (2.2 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 45% over five years.
Anthem 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 22 staff
60 staff
Anthem Career College-Memphis Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 647 teachers has declined by 53% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 has increased from 22:1 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 declined by 8% over five years.
Total Enrollment
647 students
1,266 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 29:1
21:1
Anthem Career College-Memphis student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
647 students
810 students
Anthem Career College-Memphis sch enrollment Anthem Career College-Memphis sta enrollment
% Hawaiian
10%
1%
% Hispanic
1%
7%
% Black
85%
12%
% White
1%
57%
% Two or more races
1%
2%
Anthem Career College-Memphis More (2007-2013)
% Unknown races
3%
3%
Anthem Career College-Memphis sch ethnicity Anthem 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. 0.41 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $13,355 is more than the state average of $5,740. The in-state tuition has grown by 11% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $13,355 is more than the state average of $10,260. The out-state tuition has grown by 11% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $13,355 $5,740
Anthem Career College-Memphis In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $13,355 $10,260
Anthem Career College-Memphis Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 97%
89%
Anthem Career College-Memphis % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

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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.