Metro Business College-Rolla

  • 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.

School Highlights

Metro Business College-Rolla serves 32 students (97% 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 15% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 42%.

Top Rankings

Metro Business College-Rolla ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in Missouri for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 5 teachers has declined by 68% over five years.
Metro Business College-Rolla(MO) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationSpecial Focus Two-Year: Health ProfessionsAssociates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty5 staff62 staff
This chart display total faculty of Metro Business College-Rolla and community college average number of faculty in MO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Student Body

The student population of Metro Business College-Rolla has declined by 53% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has decreased from 7:1 over five years.
The Metro Business College-Rolla diversity score of 0.27 is less than the state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment32 students1,701 students
This chart display the total enrollment of Metro Business College-Rolla and community college average number of enrollment of MO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio6:124:1
This chart display the student staff ratio of Metro Business College-Rolla and community college average student staff ratio of MO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
# Full-Time Students31 students638 students
This chart display the total number of Full-Time students enrollment of Metro Business College-Rolla and average number of community college Full-Time students enrollment of MO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
# Part-Time Students1 students1,063 students
This chart display the total number of Part-Time students enrollment of Metro Business College-Rolla and average number of community college Part-Time students enrollment of MO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
This chart display the Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of Metro Business College-Rolla. This chart display community college average Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of MO.
% Asian
3%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Metro Business College-Rolla and the percentage of Asian community college students in MO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
% Hispanic
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Metro Business College-Rolla and the percentage of Hispanic community college students in MO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
% Black
9%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Metro Business College-Rolla and the percentage of Black community college students in MO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
% White
85%
58%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Metro Business College-Rolla and the percentage of White community college students in MO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Metro Business College-Rolla. This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.270.61
This chart display the diversity score of Metro Business College-Rolla and the community college average diversity score of MO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
College Completion Rate
40%
30%
This chart display completion rates for First-Time of Full-Time students of Metro Business College-Rolla and community college average completion rates for First-Time of Full-Time students of MO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$20,500$31,000
This chart display average graduate earnings (10 Years) of Metro Business College-Rolla and community college average graduate earnings (10 Years) of MO by year, disaggregated by student subgroups with the latest 2012-13 school year data.

Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $10,325 is more than the state average of $3,825. The in-state tuition has declined by 9% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $10,325 is more than the state average of $5,579. The out-state tuition has declined by 9% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$10,325$3,825
This chart display tuition fees for an in-state student of Metro Business College-Rolla and the public community college average tuition fees for an in-state student of MO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Out-State Tuition Fees$10,325$5,579
This chart display tuition fees for an out-of-state student of Metro Business College-Rolla and the public community college average tuition fees for an out-of-state student of MO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid100%91%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Metro Business College-Rolla and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in MO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Median Debt for Graduates$11,083$11,083
This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Metro Business College-Rolla and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in MO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Median Debt for Dropouts$5,784$5,675
This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Metro Business College-Rolla and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in MO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2019 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Metro Business College awards Associate of Applied Science Degrees in Business & Computer Specialist and Medical Specialist. The College awards diplomas in Information Processing/Computer Operator and Medical Secretary. The College awards certificates in Administrative Assistant, Massage Therapy and Medical Administrative Assistant. Metro Business College offers 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. 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-Rolla is State Technical College of Missouri (38.7 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 1,471 students | 38.70 MiOne Technology Drive
    Linn, MO 65051
    (573) 897-5000
    38.701,471
  • Texas County Technical College
    Private not-for-profit
    63 students | 45.50 Mi6915 S Hwy 63
    Houston, MO 65483
    (417) 967-5466
    45.5063
  • 2,629 students | 54.30 Mi1964 Prairie Dell Rd
    Union, MO 63084
    (636) 584-6500
    54.302,629
  • 4,432 students | 68.80 Mi1000 Viking Drive
    Hillsboro, MO 63050
    (636) 797-3000
    68.804,432
  • 5,287 students | 69.70 Mi5270 Flat River Road
    Park Hills, MO 63601
    (573) 431-4593
    69.705,287
Recent Articles
Are you receiving the full financial aid you should? The process of applying for financial aid can be both time-consuming and confusing, especially for first-time college students. Learn about common errors to avoid in order to maximize your financial aid opportunities.
Make sure that your community college credits will transfer to your four year university by following these recommended strategies.
In preparation for the newly approved industry on its way to Massachusetts, community colleges across the state are partnering with the gambling industry to provide casino training.
Did You Know?
For Missouri public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,825 per year for in-state students and $5,579 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,541 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Missouri is 82%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Missouri community colleges have a diversity score of 0.61, which is lower than the national average of 0.73. The most diverse community college in Missouri is Concorde Career College-Kansas City. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.