Elmira Business Institute

303 North Main Street
Elmira, NY 14901
Tel: (607)733-7177
486 students
Private for-profit

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EBI's mission is to provide educational and employment opportunities through concentrated, highly structured programs of study that prepare students for entry-level positions.
School Highlights:
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Elmira Business Institute serves 486 students (86.21% of students are full-time).
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The college's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the community college average of -:1.
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Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 56%.
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Elmira Business Institute is the only community colleges within Chemung County, NY.
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The nearest community college is Corning Community College (13.69 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Elmira Business Institute Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 24 staff
60 staff

Student Body

The student population of 486 teachers has grown by 15% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 42% over five years.
Total Enrollment 486 students 1,282 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1
21:1
# Full-Time Students 419 students
810 students
# Part-Time Students 67 students
1,017 students
% Hispanic
3%
7%
% Black
11%
12%
% White
80%
57%
% Two or more races
1%
2%
% Unknown races
5%
3%
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. 0.15 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $15,100 is more than the state average of $5,694. The in-state tuition has grown by 11% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $15,100 is more than the state average of $10,294. The out-state tuition has grown by 11% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $15,100 $5,694
Out-State Tuition Fees $15,100 $10,252
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 96%
89%
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Elmira Business Institute is a privately owned business college offering degree and certificate programs. Elmira Business Institute has been training men and women in business, vocational and office skills for over 145 years. EBI began as Elmira Business and Shorthand College in 1858. A.J. Warner, the president of this brand new venture in postsecondary education, located his classrooms on the corner of Lake and Water Streets, just a few blocks from the present home of EBI. We have been at our present location at Langdon Plaza since June 1999. The new state-of-the-art facilities built to accommodate increases in student population and to provide classrooms and labs for new developing technology and programs. EBI opened our branch campus in Vestal, NY in May 2003. Elmira Business Institute is approved by the New York Board of Regents to confer the Associate in Occupational Studies Degree (A.O.S.). The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools is listed as a nationally recognized accrediting agency by the United States Department of Education and is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.

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The average community college acceptance rate in New York is 64%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

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