5100 Poplar Avenue, Suite 132
Memphis, TN 38137
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  • 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 1,370 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the state community college average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 27%.

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Enrollment: 1,370 students
  • Acceptance Rate: 93%
  • Student:teacher ratio: 23:1
  • Minority enrollment: 90%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Top Rankings

Concorde Career College-Memphis ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Tennessee for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 59 teachers has grown by 43% over five years.
Concorde Career College-Memphis
(TN) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Special Focus Two-Year: Health Professions
Associates Colleges
Institution Level
Less than 2 yrs
At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control
Private, for profit
Private, for profit
Total Faculty
59 staff
81 staff
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Number of Programs Offered
17
9

Student Body

The student population of Concorde Career College-Memphis has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The Concorde Career College-Memphis diversity score of 0.72 is more than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,370 students
890 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
12:1
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# Full-Time Students
1,370 students
638 students
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# Part-Time Students
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1,460 students
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# Enrollment Undergraduate
108 students
406 students
# Full-Time Undergraduate Students
1,370 students
638 students
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# Full-Time Graduate Students
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8 students
# Part-Time Undergraduate Students
n/a
1,612 students
# Part-Time Graduate Students
n/a
12 students
Total Dormitory Capacity
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195 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
n/a
% Asian
n/a
2%
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% Hispanic
5%
5%
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% Black
53%
15%
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% White
10%
73%
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% Two or more races
1%
3%
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% Unknown races
30%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.72
0.44
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College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in less than 4 years)
7.58%
7.11%
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College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in 4 years or more than 4 years)
n/a
0.37%
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
$24,400
$29,000
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Tuition and Acceptance Rate

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
89%
96%
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Median Debt for Graduates
$9,500
$11,730
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Median Debt for Dropouts
$4,334
$5,250
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Acceptance Rate
93%
83%
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SAT Reading
n/a
415
SAT Math
n/a
455
SAT Writing
n/a
469
ACT Composite
n/a
20
ACT English
n/a
19
ACT Math
n/a
19
Source: 2021 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)
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Frequently Asked Questions

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What is the acceptance rate of Concorde Career College-Memphis?

The acceptance rate of Concorde Career College-Memphis is 93%, which is higher than the state average of 83%.

What is Concorde Career College-Memphis's ranking?

Concorde Career College-Memphis ranks among the top 20% of community college in Tennessee for: Diversity in US community colleges and Average community college minority breakdown.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Enrollment: 1,370 students
  • Acceptance Rate: 93%
  • Student:teacher ratio: 23:1
  • Minority enrollment: 90%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

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