Spencerian College

Tel: (502)447-1000
696 students
Private for-profit

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The mission of Spencerian College is to provide men and women with quality training for careers in the business, technical, and healthcare professions.
School Highlights:
Spencerian College serves 696 students (72% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 13%.
Spencerian College is one of 9 community colleges within Jefferson County, KY.
The nearest community college is Jefferson Community and Technical College (6 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Spencerian College 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 696 teachers has declined by 44% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.46 is more than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has grown by 76% over five years.
Total Enrollment
696 students
1,303 students
Spencerian College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
501 students
834 students
Spencerian College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 195 students
1,040 students
Spencerian College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Spencerian College sch enrollment Spencerian College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
- 2%
% Hawaiian
1%
1%
% Hispanic
-
7%
Spencerian College Hispanic (2006-2011)
% Black
12%
11%
Spencerian College Black (2006-2012)
% White
70%
66%
Spencerian College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
18%
2%
Spencerian College More (2009-2012)
Spencerian College sch ethnicity Spencerian College 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. 0.46 0.44
Spencerian College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $16,860 is more than the state average of $5,890. The in-state tuition has grown by 11% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $16,860 is more than the state average of $10,050. The out-state tuition has grown by 11% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $16,860 $5,890
Spencerian College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $16,860 $10,050
Spencerian College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Spencerian College was founded in 1892 by Enos Spencer, a nationally recognized business educator of his time. For over a century, Spencerian has been a leading career educator in allied health and business. Thousands of Spencerian graduates hold positions in business, medical professions, and industry all across the country, and employers continue to seek Spencerian graduates to meet their employment needs. Spencerian College is proud of its distinctive reputation earned over the past 109 years. Spencerian opened its Lexington campus in 1997, located in the heart of "Bluegrass Country." Spencerian specializes in business and medical areas at the main campus and technical programs at the branch campus in Lexington. Spencerian College is located on a beautiful 10-acre campus at 4627 Dixie Highway, just one-half mile south of the Watterson Expressway, in Louisville. Spencerian's main campus is equipped with computer labs, a learning resource center, medical and nursing laboratories, and numerous classroom and support facilities. Spencerian College offers education only for careers that are in demand. You can pursue a certificate, diploma, or associate degree in a variety of fields of study including Health Sciences, Business, Graphic Design, Computer Aided Design, and others. All of our programs are taught in quarters for more flexibility, with day and evening sessions. Spencerian College is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award certificates, diplomas, and Associate Degrees.

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For Louisville public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $10,744 per year for in-state students and $14,944 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,742 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Louisville is 68%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Louisville 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 0.41, which is lower than the national average of 0.44. The most diverse community college in Louisville is Daymar College-Louisville. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.