Concorde Career College-Memphis

5100 Poplar Avenue, Suite 132
Memphis, TN 38137-0132
Tel: (901)761-9494
  • Concorde Career College, Memphis has been training healthcare professionals for over 30 years. We offer 100% healthcare training. Advance your healthcare career with specialized training and degree programs, or get your career started with entry-level programs that could get you working in as few as 9 months. Concorde Career College, Memphis is located in Clark Tower, east Memphis, just blocks from both the Oak Court Mall and Corky's Famous Barbeque. Concorde Career College is authorized for operation as a postsecondary educational institution by the Tennessee Higher Education Commission.
School Highlights
  • Concorde Career College-Memphis serves 1,310 students (100% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 32:1 is higher than the state community college average of 30:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 26%.
  • Concorde Career College-Memphis is one of 8 community colleges within Shelby County, TN.
  • The nearest community college is Vatterott College-Appling Farms (5.90 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has declined by 26% over five years.
Concorde Career College-Memphis(TN) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution ControlPublicPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty41 staff29 staff
Concorde Career College-Memphis Total Faculty (2007-2016)
Number of Programs Offered2010

Student Body

  • The student population of 1,310 has grown by 33% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 32:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment1,310 students631 students
Concorde Career College-Memphis Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio32:130:1
Concorde Career College-Memphis Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students1,310 students369 students
Concorde Career College-Memphis Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
Concorde Career College-Memphis Enrollment Breakdown TN All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
2%
2%
Concorde Career College-Memphis Asian (2008-2016)
% Hispanic
3%
3%
Concorde Career College-Memphis Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
61%
17%
Concorde Career College-Memphis Black (2007-2016)
% White
29%
74%
Concorde Career College-Memphis White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
2%
2%
Concorde Career College-Memphis More (2008-2016)
% Unknown races
2%
2%
Concorde Career College-Memphis Ethnicity Breakdown TN All Ethnic Groups 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.0.540.42
Concorde Career College-Memphis Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
62%
30%
Concorde Career College-Memphis Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$24,400$29,500
Concorde Career College-Memphis Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

    % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid94%93%
    Concorde Career College-Memphis % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2015)
    Median Debt for Graduates$9,500$17,000
    Concorde Career College-Memphis Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
    Median Debt for Dropouts$4,085$6,297
    Concorde Career College-Memphis Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
    Acceptance Rate100%74%
    Concorde Career College-Memphis Percent Admitted (2007-2016)
    Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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