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 27%.
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 (TN) 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 Private not-for-profit
Total Faculty 11 staff
28 staff

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 more than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has grown by 8% over five years.
Total Enrollment 249 students 472 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1
30:1
# Full-Time Students 81 students
369 students
# Part-Time Students 168 students
216 students
% Asian
3%
2%
% Hispanic
1%
3%
% Black
48%
17%
% White
48%
73%
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 0.44

Finances and Admission

The private state tuition of $5,775 is less than the state average of $14,867. The private state tuition has grown by 24% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $5,775 $14,867
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 58%
94%
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Memphis private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $11,018 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 0.50. The most diverse community college in Memphis is Southwest Tennessee Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.