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 76 students (92% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the state community college average of 28:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is more than the state average of 33%.
  • Metro Business College-Rolla is the only community colleges within Phelps County, MO.
  • The nearest community college is State Technical College of Missouri (38.20 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 5 teachers has declined by 64% over five years.
Metro Business College-Rolla (MO) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Pivate, for profit Private, non-profit
Total Faculty 5 staff 24 staff
Metro Business College-Rolla Total Faculty (2011-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 76 has declined by 22% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 6:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has declined by 27% over five years.
Total Enrollment 76 students 897 students
Metro Business College-Rolla Total Enrollment (2011-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 28:1
Metro Business College-Rolla Student Staff Ratio (2011-2016)
# Full-Time Students 70 students 396 students
Metro Business College-Rolla Full-Time Students (2011-2016)
# Part-Time Students 6 students 501 students
Metro Business College-Rolla Part-Time Students (2011-2016)
Metro Business College-Rolla Enrollment Breakdown MO All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
Metro Business College-Rolla Asian (2014-2016)
% Hispanic
Metro Business College-Rolla Hispanic (2011-2016)
% Black
Metro Business College-Rolla Black (2011-2013)
% White
Metro Business College-Rolla White (2011-2016)
Metro Business College-Rolla Ethnicity Breakdown MO 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. 0.08 0.51
Metro Business College-Rolla Diversity Score (2011-2016)
College Completion Rate
Metro Business College-Rolla Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2011-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years) $20,500 -
Metro Business College-Rolla Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2012-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $10,325 is less than the state average of $13,234. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $10,325 $13,234
Metro Business College-Rolla In-State Tuition Fees (2011-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 100% 94%
Metro Business College-Rolla % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2011-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates $12,874 -
Metro Business College-Rolla Median debt for students who have completed (2011-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts $5,816 -
Metro Business College-Rolla Median debt for students who have not completed (2011-2015)
Source: 2016 (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.

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Did You Know?
For Missouri public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,734 per year for in-state students and $7,115 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,234 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Missouri is 83%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Missouri community colleges have a 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. of 0.51, which is lower than the national average of 0.66. The most diverse community college in Missouri is Concorde Career College-Kansas City. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.