Vatterott College-Dividend

2655 Dividend Drive
Memphis, TN 38132
Tel: (901)761-5730
779 students
Private for-profit
Vatterott works to promote a fresh kind of education: training you could use to change the direction of your life. Whether your plan is to become an IT professional or take your place in business operations, enroll in a diesel mechanics program or earn a diploma in paralegal studies, Vatterott can help prepare you for a new career path. At Vatterott College, Vatterott Career College, Vatterott Education Center, L’Ecole Culinaire, or The Court Reporting Institute, you could earn a degree or diploma that could equip you with the skills employers are looking for. Through hands-on training from our instructors, flexible program hours and customized career service assistance, Vatterott can help you fit the education you need into your busy schedule.
School Highlights
Vatterott College-Dividend serves 779 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 49:1 is higher than the state community college average of 30:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 31%.
Vatterott College-Dividend is one of 10 community colleges within Shelby County, TN.
The nearest community college is Remington College-Memphis Campus (1.00 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 60% over five years.
College Vatterott College-Dividend 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 16 staff
61 staff
Vatterott College-Dividend Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 779 has grown by 43% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 49:1 has increased from 25:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has declined by 45% over five years.
Total Enrollment 779 students 1,315 students
Vatterott College-Dividend Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 49:1
22:1
Vatterott College-Dividend Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 779 students
815 students
Vatterott College-Dividend Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
Vatterott College-Dividend Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Black
97%
15%
Vatterott College-Dividend Black (2006-2013)
% White
2%
49%
Vatterott College-Dividend White (2006-2013)
% Unknown races
1%
6%
Vatterott College-Dividend 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. 0.06 0.70
Vatterott College-Dividend Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $12,307 is more than the state average of $5,590. The in-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $12,307 is more than the state average of $10,086. The out-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $12,307 $5,590
Vatterott College-Dividend In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $12,307 $10,086
Vatterott College-Dividend Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 97%
89%
Vatterott College-Dividend % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

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.