American School of Business

702 Professional Dr N
Shreveport, LA 71105
Tel: (318)798-3333
84 students
Private for-profit
The mission of American School of Business is dedicated to preparing its student to successfully participate in todays world of work in the medical and business industry through education and training. American School of Business provides a career training system with a professional faculty. The administrators, staff, and faculty are committed to the growth of the students as individuals and recognize that the student is the heart of our school and the purpose of the programs. Short CERTIFICATE training is available for employed adult learners who are in need of updating their skills to keep pace with the high-tech needs of today’s business environment. Fast Track CAREER DIPLOMA programs provide students with the necessary skill competencies to enter into the business or technology career fields in the shortest time possible.
School Highlights:
American School of Business serves 84 students (74% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 44%.
American School of Business is one of 5 community colleges within Caddo Parish County, LA.
The nearest community college is Blue Cliff College-Shreveport (0.7 miles away).

School Overview

American School of Business Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 years (below associate) At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 3 staff 59 staff
Number of Programs Offered 6 7

Student Body

The student population of 84 teachers has declined by 49% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 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 declined by 20% over five years.
Total Enrollment
84 students
1,282 students
American School of Business Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 28:1 22:1
# Full-Time Students
62 students
810 students
American School of Business Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 22 students
1,017 students
American School of Business Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
American School of Business Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
1%
2%
American School of Business Asian (2009-2013)
% Black
81%
12%
American School of Business Black (2006-2013)
% White
18%
57%
American School of Business White (2006-2013)
American School of Business 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. 0.36 0.53
American School of Business Diversity Score (2006-2013)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
Shreveport 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 0.39, which is lower than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in Shreveport is . Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.