Metro Business College-Cape Girardeau

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School Highlights

Metro Business College-Cape Girardeau serves 45 students (82% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the state community college average of 24:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 42%.

School Overview

The teacher population of 7 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Metro Business College-Cape Girardeau(MO) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Vocational & Technical-High NontraditionalAssociates Colleges
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate for-profitPublic
Total Faculty7 staff62 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Metro Business College-Cape Girardeau has declined by 61% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has decreased from 9:1 over five years.
The Metro Business College-Cape Girardeau diversity score of 0.29 is less than the state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has grown by 73% over five years.
Total Enrollment45 students1,701 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio6:124:1
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# Full-Time Students37 students638 students
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# Part-Time Students8 students1,063 students
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% Hispanic
2%
4%
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% Black
15%
10%
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% White
83%
58%
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Diversity Score0.290.61
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College Completion Rate
48%
30%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$20,500$31,000
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The private state tuition of $10,325 is less than the state average of $13,541. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$10,325$13,541
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid63%91%
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Median Debt for Graduates$11,083$11,083
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Median Debt for Dropouts$5,784$5,675
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Source: 2019 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • There are three Metro Business Colleges in the state of Missouri. Located in Cape Girardeau, Rolla, and Jefferson City, our private career colleges prepare students for new careers in Business, Healthcare, and Information Technology. Metro Business College awards Associate of Applied Science Degrees in Business & Computer Specialist and Medical Specialist. Metro Business College awards Diplomas in Information Processing/Computer Operator and Medical Secretary. Metro Business College awards Certificates in Administrative Assistant, Massage Therapy and Medical Administrative Assistant. Metro Business College also offers online courses. Select from more than 100 non-credit and certification-based online courses on office productivity applications, design and media tools, computer programming, Web development, databases, hardware networks, operating systems, Cisco training, telephony, Brainbench certification exams, e-business, project management, and workplace safety. There are also several dozen QuicKnowledge courses -- short, modular, "how-to" courses in business, personal finance, and personal development. All three campuses are nationally accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools. In fact, MBC has achieved Honor Roll School status with ACICS.

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Metro Business College-Cape Girardeau is Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences (2.6 miles away).
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