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 22:1.
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, 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
59 staff
Vatterott College-Dividend Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 779 teachers has grown by 66% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 49:1 has increased from 25:1 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
Vatterott College-Dividend Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 49:1
22:1
Vatterott College-Dividend student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
779 students
810 students
Vatterott College-Dividend Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
Vatterott College-Dividend Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Black
97%
12%
Vatterott College-Dividend Black (2006-2013)
% White
2%
57%
Vatterott College-Dividend White (2006-2013)
Vatterott College-Dividend 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. 0.10 0.53
Vatterott College-Dividend Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $12,307 is more than the state average of $5,742. 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 $10,294. The out-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $12,307 $5,742
Out-State Tuition Fees $12,307 $10,294
Vatterott College-Dividend Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 97%
89%
Vatterott College-Dividend % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

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