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 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 30%.
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
59 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
1,282 students
Anthem Career College-Memphis Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 29:1
22:1
Anthem Career College-Memphis student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
647 students
810 students
Anthem Career College-Memphis Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
Anthem Career College-Memphis Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Hawaiian
10%
1%
Anthem Career College-Memphis Hawaiian (2008-2013)
% Hispanic
1%
7%
Anthem Career College-Memphis Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
85%
12%
Anthem Career College-Memphis Black (2006-2013)
% White
1%
57%
Anthem Career College-Memphis White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
Anthem Career College-Memphis More (2007-2013)
% Unknown races
3%
3%
Anthem Career College-Memphis Unknown (2007-2013)
Anthem Career College-Memphis Ethnicity Breakdown Community College Average 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. 0.41 0.53
Anthem Career College-Memphis Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $13,355 is more than the state average of $5,742. 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 $5,742
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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