Missouri College

1405 South Hanley Road
Brentwood, MO 63144
Tel: (314)768-7800
545 students
Private for-profit
Missouri College offers diploma, associate and bachelor's degree programs tailored to the needs of today's job market, with a particular emphasis on current healthcare technology and business practices. Our educational philosophy is based on delivering a focused, quality education to each and every student. The programs we offer are relevant to employers’ needs and focus on areas that offer exciting opportunities. Curriculums are designed to be sound in concept and geared toward individuals seeking a solid foundation in the knowledge and skills required to pursue exciting opportunities in their chosen field. Missouri College is recognized as a dynamic and innovative provider of future-focused education. We strive to offer a student-centric learning environment that offers relevant, career-focused programs responsive to employment trends.
School Highlights:
Missouri College serves 545 students (97% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 20%.
Missouri College is one of 14 community colleges within St. Louis County, MO.
The nearest community college is L'Ecole Culinaire-St Louis (3 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 26% over five years.
Missouri College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 38 staff
59 staff
Missouri College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 545 teachers has declined by 21% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 6% over five years.
Total Enrollment
545 students
1,282 students
Missouri College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
22:1
# Full-Time Students
526 students
810 students
Missouri College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 19 students
1,017 students
Missouri College Part-Time Students (2007-2013)
Missouri College Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
1%
2%
Missouri College Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
1%
7%
Missouri College Hispanic (2007-2013)
% Black
41%
12%
Missouri College Black (2006-2013)
% White
39%
57%
% Unknown races
18%
3%
Missouri College Unknown (2006-2013)
Missouri College 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. 0.52 0.53
Missouri College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $16,391 is more than the state average of $5,742. The in-state tuition has grown by 50% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $16,391 is more than the state average of $10,294. The out-state tuition has grown by 50% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $16,391 $5,742
Out-State Tuition Fees $16,391 $10,294
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 90%
89%
Missouri College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Missouri College was founded in 1963 to help fill the need for trained professionals in dental and medical offices in the St. Louis metropolitan area. Over the years, our programs have evolved to keep pace with the demands of the marketplace and the needs of employers. In addition to the dental and medical programs offered, we have added programs in Business, Information Technology, and Massage Therapy. Plus, in 2003, we were pleased to present our new Visual Communications program. For over 40 years, Missouri College in St. Louis has given students the opportunity to obtain a quality, career-oriented training through our Business, Health Care, Information Technology (IT), Massage Therapy and Visual Communications programs. We have helped prepare students for their initial journey into the workplace, as well as helping experienced professionals increase their earning power through career advancement. Missouri College is part of the Career Education Corporation network. CEC is pleased to make placement assistance available for our graduates and alumni. Our schools have global access to candidates and job opportunities from our domestic and international sites. Career Services departments are located on many of our campuses and will aid in securing employment that is both exciting and rewarding. We are proud of the professional, friendly, and supportive environment we have created as it encourages educational and personal development. In this progressive atmosphere, students obtain the valuable skills they need to be competitive in today's business world. The college is an accredites member of ACCSCT - The Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges of Technology.

Nearby Schools:

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  • St. Louis L'Ecole Culinaire-St Louis
    Private for-profit
    9811 South Forty Drive
    St. Louis, MO 63124
    (816)627-0100
    3  Mi  |  225  students
  • Saint Louis Saint Louis Community College
    Public
    300 South Broadway
    Saint Louis, MO 63102
    (314)539-5000
    3.1  Mi  |  24005  students
  • Saint Louis St Louis College of Health Careers-St Louis
    Private for-profit
    909 South Taylor Avenue
    Saint Louis, MO 63110
    (314)652-0300
    4.1  Mi  |  304  students
  • Fenton Midwest Institute
    Private for-profit
    964 South Highway Drive
    Fenton, MO 63026
    (314)344-4440
    4.4  Mi  |  176  students
  • Saint Louis Ranken Technical College
    Private not-for-profit
    4431 Finney Ave
    Saint Louis, MO 63113
    (314)371-0236
    5.1  Mi  |  2096  students
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Did You Know?
For St. Louis, MO private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,080 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.
St. Louis, MO 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 0.36, which is lower than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in St. Louis, MO is Anthem College-Maryland Heights. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.