Vatterott College-Dividend

2655 Dividend Drive
Memphis, TN 38132
Tel: (901)761-5730
779 students
Private for-profit
Vatterott works to promote a fresh kind of education: training you could use to change the direction of your life. Whether your plan is to become an IT professional or take your place in business operations, enroll in a diesel mechanics program or earn a diploma in paralegal studies, Vatterott can help prepare you for a new career path. At Vatterott College, Vatterott Career College, Vatterott Education Center, L’Ecole Culinaire, or The Court Reporting Institute, you could earn a degree or diploma that could equip you with the skills employers are looking for. Through hands-on training from our instructors, flexible program hours and customized career service assistance, Vatterott can help you fit the education you need into your busy schedule.
School Highlights:
Vatterott College-Dividend serves 779 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 49:1 is higher than the community college average of 26:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 25%.
Vatterott College-Dividend is one of 10 community colleges within Shelby County County, TN.
The nearest community college is Remington College-Memphis Campus (1 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 60% over five years.
Vatterott College-Dividend 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 16 staff
60 staff

Student Body

The student population of 779 teachers has grown by 66% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 45:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 33% over five years.
Total Enrollment
779 students
1,282 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 49:1
26:1
# Full-Time Students
779 students
816 students
% Black
97%
12%
% White
2%
57%
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. 0.10 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $12,307 is more than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $12,307 is more than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $12,307 $5,940
Out-State Tuition Fees $12,307 $10,047
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 97%
89%
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

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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.