William Moore College of Technology

1200 Poplar Ave
Memphis, TN 38104-7240
Tel: (901)726-1977
249 students
Private not-for-profit
The mission of William R. Moore College of Technology is to provide the student with the training and skills necessary to become successful in business and industry. It is the goal of the college to provide students with a working knowledge of the skills needed to enter employment in the program area of their choice. William R. Moore College of Technology is a private, non-profit, two-year educational institution above the high school level offering occupational curricula in the fields of basic industrial, vocational and technical areas. The emphasis in all cases is on the application of "hands on knowledge." Students may specialize in one of several technological areas.
School Highlights
William Moore College of Technology serves 249 students (33% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is lower than the state community college average of 30:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 31%.
William Moore College of Technology is one of 9 community colleges within Shelby County, TN.
The nearest community college is Baptist Memorial College of Health Sciences (0.60 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 11 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
College William Moore College of Technology Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private not-for-profit Public
Total Faculty 11 staff
62 staff
William Moore College of Technology Total Faculty (2006-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 249 has grown by 36% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 8% over five years.
Total Enrollment 249 students 1,371 students
William Moore College of Technology Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1
22:1
William Moore College of Technology Student Staff (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 81 students
779 students
William Moore College of Technology Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
# Part-Time Students 168 students
1,083 students
William Moore College of Technology Part-Time Students (2006-2014)
William Moore College of Technology Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
3%
5%
William Moore College of Technology Asian (2010-2014)
% Hispanic
1%
20%
William Moore College of Technology Hispanic (2011-2014)
% Black
48%
15%
William Moore College of Technology Black (2006-2014)
% White
48%
49%
William Moore College of Technology White (2006-2014)
William Moore College of Technology 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. 0.54 0.70
William Moore College of Technology Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $5,880 is more than the state average of $5,664. The in-state tuition has grown by 26% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $5,880 is less than the state average of $10,360. The out-state tuition has grown by 26% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $5,880 $5,664
William Moore College of Technology In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
Out-State Tuition Fees $5,880 $10,360
William Moore College of Technology Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 58%
90%
William Moore College of Technology % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Source: 2014 (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 0.41, 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.