Concorde Career Colleges

Tel: (816)531-5223
628 students
Private for-profit

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Concorde's mission is to open windows of opportunity for students, graduates, employees and the health care community. We believe that to be effective we must deliver quality training that will provide employment opportunities for our graduates and enable our graduates to seek career opportunities.
School Highlights:
Concorde Career Colleges serves 628 students (100% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 20%.
Concorde Career Colleges is one of 7 community colleges within Jackson County, MO.
The nearest community college is Donnelly College (4.4 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Concorde Career Colleges 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

Student Body

The student population of 628 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.61 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
628 students
1,287 students
Concorde Career Colleges Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
628 students
832 students
Concorde Career Colleges Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
Concorde Career Colleges sch enrollment Concorde Career Colleges sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
2%
2%
Concorde Career Colleges Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
-
1%
% Hispanic
13%
7%
Concorde Career Colleges Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
26%
12%
Concorde Career Colleges Black (2006-2012)
% White
55%
66%
Concorde Career Colleges White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
3%
2%
Concorde Career Colleges More (2007-2012)
Concorde Career Colleges sch ethnicity Concorde Career Colleges 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. 0.61 0.45
Concorde Career Colleges Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of - is less than the state average of $5,917. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of - is less than the state average of $10,050. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Percent Admitted 100%
78%
Concorde Career Colleges Percent Admitted (2006-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Concorde Kansas City is conveniently located in the heart of Kansas City, Missouri between the Plaza/Westport area and Crown Center at the corner of Linwood and Broadway. Our focused programs provide outstanding career training in a format designed to fit your schedule. The admissions process is simple and easy to complete. Healthcare programs at Concorde's includes A.A.S. in Respiratory Therapy, Advanced Respiratory Therapy, Dental Assistant, Insurance Coding and Billing Specialist, Medical Assistant and Practical Nursing. Graduate Services is here to help you with job placement assistance throughout your training and after graduation. Our specialized externship and clinical training places students in hospitals and medical/dental facilities where they work side by side with doctors, dentists and other healthcare professionals giving them a jump start on career opportunities.

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