William Moore College of Technology

1200 Poplar Ave, Memphis
TN, 38104-7240
Tel: (901)726-1977
207 students
Private not-for-profit
The mission of William R. Moore College of Technology is to provide the student with the training and skills necessary to become successful in business and industry. It is the goal of the college to provide students with a working knowledge of the skills needed to enter employment in the program area of their choice. William R. Moore College of Technology is a private, non-profit, two-year educational institution above the high school level offering occupational curricula in the fields of basic industrial, vocational and technical areas. The emphasis in all cases is on the application of "hands on knowledge." Students may specialize in one of several technological areas.
School Highlights:
William Moore College of Technology serves 207 students (27% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 25%.
William Moore College of Technology is one of 10 community colleges within Shelby County, TN.
The nearest community college is Baptist Memorial College of Health Sciences (0.6 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
William Moore College of Technology Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private not-for-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 207 teachers has grown by 62% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 8% over five years.
Total Enrollment
207 students
1,287 students
William Moore College of Technology Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
55 students
832 students
William Moore College of Technology Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 152 students
1,021 students
William Moore College of Technology Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
William Moore College of Technology sch enrollment William Moore College of Technology sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
4%
2%
William Moore College of Technology Asian (2010-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
2%
7%
William Moore College of Technology Hispanic (2011-2012)
% Black
42%
12%
William Moore College of Technology Black (2006-2012)
% White
53%
66%
William Moore College of Technology White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
William Moore College of Technology sch ethnicity William Moore College of Technology 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 0.45
William Moore College of Technology Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $5,775 is less than the state average of $5,845. The in-state tuition has grown by 24% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $5,775 is less than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 24% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $5,775 $5,845
William Moore College of Technology In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $5,775 $10,047
William Moore College of Technology Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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