American School of Business

702 Professional Dr N
Shreveport, LA 71105
Tel: (318)798-3333
84 students
Private for-profit

Get admissions information on American School of Business and online degrees at CampusExplorer.com.

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 21:1.
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 60 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
1,266 students
American School of Business Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 28:1 21:1
# 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 sch enrollment American School of Business sta enrollment
% 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 sch ethnicity American School of Business 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. 0.36 0.53
American School of Business Diversity Score (2006-2013)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

Get admissions information on American School of Business and online degrees at CampusExplorer.com.

Nearby Schools:

Recent Articles
5 Alternative Methods for Earning Community College Credits
5 Alternative Methods for Earning Community College Credits
Not all community college students spend their winter and summer break on vacation. Some utilize that time to take a few extra classes and earn credits that can help them graduate early. Other students test out of courses and receive credit for work experiences in order to get ahead. In this article, learn about the various methods you can use to pursue extra college credits.
Free Community College Coming Soon? President Obama Hopes So
Earlier this year, President Obama outlined a proposal that would make community college free for millions of community college students. What does it mean for you?
Mental Health Support for Community College Students
With serious mental health issues on the rise on college campuses nationwide, community colleges are scrambling to provide expanded mental health services to students.
Related School Videos
American School of Business 0:35

American School of Business
10 months ago

View more school videos

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 Career Technical College-Shreveport. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.