Vatterott College-Appling Farms

6991 Appling Farms Parkway
Memphis, TN 38133
Tel: (901)372-2399
288 students
Private for-profit
Vatterott continues to grow by offering additional diploma and degree programs, launching new locations, and looking for other opportunities to grow and improve our student services. Vatterott offers programs in the fields of Business, Medical, Technical, Trades, Cosmetology, Dental, Legal, Personal Fitness, and Veterinary, as well as many continuing education opportunities. All programs are industry-relevant and designed to support the Vatterott mission of providing career skills for a better life.
School Highlights:
Vatterott College-Appling Farms serves 288 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 83% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 25%.
Vatterott College-Appling Farms is one of 10 community colleges within Shelby County, TN.
The nearest community college is ITT Technical Institute-Cordova (0.5 miles away).

School Overview

Vatterott College-Appling Farms 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 10 staff
59 staff

Student Body

The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 has increased from :1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.36 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 0% over five years.
Total Enrollment
288 students
1,282 students
Vatterott College-Appling Farms Total Enrollment (2009-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 29:1
22:1
Vatterott College-Appling Farms student staff (2009-2013)
# Full-Time Students
288 students
810 students
Vatterott College-Appling Farms Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Hispanic
2%
7%
Vatterott College-Appling Farms Hispanic (2009-2013)
% Black
78%
12%
% White
17%
57%
% Two or more races
1%
2%
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. 0.36 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $11,714 is more than the state average of $5,742. The in-state tuition has grown by 18% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $11,714 is more than the state average of $10,294. The out-state tuition has grown by 18% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $11,714 $5,742
Out-State Tuition Fees $11,714 $10,294
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 98%
89%
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools:

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Cordova ITT Technical Institute-Cordova
    Private for-profit
    7260 Goodlett Farms Parkway
    Cordova, TN 38016
    (901)381-0200
    0.5  Mi  |  613  students
  • Memphis Anthem Career College-Memphis
    Private for-profit
    5865 Shelby Oaks Circle
    Memphis, TN 38134
    (954)400-2000
    2.2  Mi  |  647  students
  • Cordova L'Ecole Culinaire-Memphis
    Private for-profit
    1245 N. Georgetown Parkway
    Cordova, TN 38016
    (901)754-7115
    2.3  Mi  |  368  students
  • Memphis Concorde Career College-Memphis
    Private for-profit
    5100 Poplar Avenue Suite 132
    Memphis, TN 38137
    (901)761-9494
    5.9  Mi  |  1687  students
  • Memphis William Moore College of Technology
    Private not-for-profit
    1200 Poplar Ave
    Memphis, TN 38104
    (901)726-1977
    11  Mi  |  222  students
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