Vatterott College-Joplin

Tel: (417)781-5633
264 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. The following are the award levels available at the various Vatterott locations. Please note that not all programs are available at all campuses. 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-Joplin serves 264 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is lower than the state community college average of 28:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black and American), which is less than the state average of 33%.
Vatterott College-Joplin is the only community colleges within Jasper County, MO.
The nearest community college is Crowder College (19.90 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 11 teachers has grown by 175% over five years.
College Vatterott College-Joplin (MO) 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 Private not-for-profit
Total Faculty 11 staff
24 staff

Student Body

The student population of 264 has declined by 23% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.27 is less than the state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has grown by 80% over five years.
Total Enrollment 264 students 580 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 24:1
# Full-Time Students 264 students
396 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Asian
% Hispanic
% Black
% White
% Two or more races
% Unknown races
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. 0.27 0.51

Finances and Admission

The private state tuition of $12,018 is less than the state average of $13,610. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $12,018 $13,610
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 94%
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Missouri public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,690 per year for in-state students and $4,950 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,610 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Missouri is 83%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Missouri 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 0.51, which is higher than the national average of 0.50. The most diverse community college in Missouri is Sanford-Brown College-Fenton. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.