Sanford-Brown College-Fenton

1345 Smizer Mill Road
Fenton, MO 63026
Tel: (636)651-1600
204 students
Private for-profit
The mission of the College is to offer highly focused, high-quality, condensed career-oriented programs for the purpose of enabling each student to successfully complete his/her program of study.
School Highlights:
Sanford-Brown College-Fenton serves 204 students (92% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the community college average of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 20%.
Sanford-Brown College-Fenton is one of 14 community colleges within St. Louis County County, MO.
The nearest community college is St Louis College of Health Careers-Fenton (1.3 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 60% over five years.
Sanford-Brown College-Fenton 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 15 staff
60 staff
Sanford-Brown College-Fenton Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 204 teachers has declined by 71% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 60% over five years.
Total Enrollment
204 students
1,269 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
21:1
Sanford-Brown College-Fenton student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
187 students
810 students
Sanford-Brown College-Fenton Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 17 students
1,017 students
Sanford-Brown College-Fenton sch enrollment Sanford-Brown College-Fenton sta enrollment
% Hispanic
1%
7%
Sanford-Brown College-Fenton Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
8%
12%
% White
27%
57%
Sanford-Brown College-Fenton White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
Sanford-Brown College-Fenton More (2010-2013)
% Unknown races
62%
3%
Sanford-Brown College-Fenton sch ethnicity Sanford-Brown College-Fenton 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. 0.24 0.53
Sanford-Brown College-Fenton Diversity Score (2006-2013)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Founded in 1866, Sanford-Brown College in Fenton, Missouri is a private, career-oriented college offering focused, quality bachelor's, specialized associate, diploma and certificate programs in the information technology, business and healthcare fields. At Sanford-Brown, you can customize your skills rapidly and successfully to the specific needs of a future work setting. Unlike traditional institutions, we enable adults to complete their programs of study in as little as nine months. Generally, classes start every five weeks, so you can get started quickly with convenient day and evening classes to meet your needs. At Sanford-Brown, your studies focus primarily on the essential concepts and skills most employers look for in entry-level employees. Our goal is to provide you with the practical information and experience you need to get your foot in the door. We avoid requiring you to take courses that are not directly supportive of your employment objective. Technology plays a major role in all the professions for which we train our students. That's why we use industry current tools to help deliver your education more effectively. During the hands-on component you will use industry-oriented equipment to gain experience applying your knowledge.

Nearby Schools:

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Fenton St Louis College of Health Careers-Fenton
    Private for-profit
    1297 North Highway Drive
    Fenton, MO 63026
    (636)529-0000
    1.3  Mi  |  315  students
  • Fenton Anthem College-Fenton
    Private for-profit
    645 Gravois Bluffs Blvd
    Fenton, MO 63026
    (954)400-2000
    2.4  Mi  |  208  students
  • Sunset Hills Vatterott College-Sunset Hills
    Private for-profit
    12900 Maurer Industrial Dr
    Sunset Hills, MO 63127
    (314)843-4200
    3.2  Mi  |  505  students
  • Kirkwood Saint Louis Community College-Meramec
    Public
    11333 Big Bend Blvd
    Kirkwood, MO 63122
    (314)984-7500
    4.1  Mi  |  11439  students
  • Fenton Midwest Institute
    Private for-profit
    964 South Highway Drive
    Fenton, MO 63026
    (314)344-4440
    6.3  Mi  |  176  students
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