American School of Business (Closed 2020)

702 Professional Dr N
Shreveport, LA 71105
  • The mission of American School of Business is dedicated to preparing its student to successfully participate in todays world of work in the medical and business industry through education and training. American School of Business provides a career training system with a professional faculty. The administrators, staff, and faculty are committed to the growth of the students as individuals and recognize that the student is the heart of our school and the purpose of the programs. Short CERTIFICATE training is available for employed adult learners who are in need of updating their skills to keep pace with the high-tech needs of today’s business environment. Fast Track CAREER DIPLOMA programs provide students with the necessary skill competencies to enter into the business or technology career fields in the shortest time possible.

School Highlights

American School of Business served 61 students (70% of students were full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 was higher than the state community college average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment was 81% of the student body (majority Black), which was more than the state average of 61%.

School Overview

The teacher population of 3 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
American School of Business(LA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociates CollegesAssociate's--Public Urban-serving Multicampus
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 years but < 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty3 staff37 staff
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Number of Programs Offered66

Student Body

The student population of American School of Business has declined by 6% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The American School of Business diversity score of 0.34 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has declined by 6% over five years.
Total Enrollment61 students686 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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# Full-Time Students43 students291 students
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# Part-Time Students18 students395 students
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% Asian
2%
1%
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% Hispanic
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5%
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% Black
79%
38%
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% White
19%
39%
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Diversity Score0.340.69
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College Completion Rate
65%
44%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$20,700$28,200
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid85%90%
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Median Debt for Graduates$9,500$10,800
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Median Debt for Dropouts$4,751$5,000
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Source: 2020 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to American School of Business is Remington College-Shreveport Campus (3.9 miles away).
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