Vatterott College-Appling Farms

6991 Appling Farms Parkway
Memphis, TN 38133
Tel: (901)372-2399
288 students
Private for-profit
Vatterott continues to grow by offering additional diploma and degree programs, launching new locations, and looking for other opportunities to grow and improve our student services. Vatterott offers programs in the fields of Business, Medical, Technical, Trades, Cosmetology, Dental, Legal, Personal Fitness, and Veterinary, as well as many continuing education opportunities. All programs are industry-relevant and designed to support the Vatterott mission of providing career skills for a better life.
School Highlights
Vatterott College-Appling Farms serves 288 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is lower than the state community college average of 30:1.
Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 31%.
Vatterott College-Appling Farms is one of 10 community colleges within Shelby County, TN.
The nearest community college is ITT Technical Institute-Cordova (0.50 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 10 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
College Vatterott College-Appling Farms Community College Avg.
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 10 staff
61 staff
Vatterott College-Appling Farms Total Faculty (2009-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 288 has grown by 25% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 has increased from 23:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.36 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has declined by 7% over five years.
Total Enrollment 288 students 1,315 students
Vatterott College-Appling Farms Total Enrollment (2009-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 29:1
22:1
Vatterott College-Appling Farms Student Staff (2009-2013)
# Full-Time Students 288 students
815 students
Vatterott College-Appling Farms Full-Time Students (2009-2013)
Vatterott College-Appling Farms Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Hispanic
2%
20%
Vatterott College-Appling Farms Hispanic (2009-2013)
% Black
78%
15%
Vatterott College-Appling Farms Black (2009-2013)
% White
17%
49%
Vatterott College-Appling Farms White (2009-2013)
% Two or more races
1%
3%
Vatterott College-Appling Farms More (2009-2013)
% Unknown races
2%
6%
Vatterott College-Appling Farms 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 0.70
Vatterott College-Appling Farms Diversity Score (2009-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $11,714 is more than the state average of $5,590. The in-state tuition has grown by 18% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $11,714 is more than the state average of $10,086. The out-state tuition has grown by 18% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $11,714 $5,590
Vatterott College-Appling Farms In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $11,714 $10,086
Vatterott College-Appling Farms Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 98%
89%
Vatterott College-Appling Farms % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2009-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Memphis private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $11,283 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Memphis 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 0.37, which is lower than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Memphis is Southwest Tennessee Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.