• Midwest Institute offers career focused curriculum with hands on learning. This environment allows students to gain real world experience. From the first day of class, we will work with you as you experience the different stages of building your career. The needs of future employers is the foundation of this process. Our goal is to provide you with the tools necessary to enter your health care Career as an educated and marketable employee. Midwest Institute seeks students who have a sincere interest in the medical field. Your interest, motivation and commitment are a few of the factors measured when considering your acceptance to a program. Midwest Institute has earned an excellent reputation in the community and a solid job placement record for its students. Let us assist you in choosing the career path that best suits your aspirations and expectations. Our programs include medical assisting, dental assisting, veterinary assisting, pharmacy technician, massage therapy, medical office coding and billing, associate of occupational science degree in medical office assisting, associate of occupational science degree in medical massage science, HVAC technician.

School Highlights

Midwest Institute serves 297 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the state community college average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 38%.

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Enrollment: 297 students
  • Acceptance Rate: 77%
  • Student:teacher ratio: 16:1
  • Minority enrollment: 47%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Top Rankings

Midwest Institute ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

Category
Attribute

School Overview

The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 72% over five years.
Midwest Institute
(MO) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Not applicable, not in Carnegie universe (not accredited or nondegree-granting)
Associates Colleges
Institution Level
At least 2 but less than 4 years
At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control
Private for-profit
Public
Total Faculty
19 staff
139 staff
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Number of Programs Offered
5
8

Student Body

The student population of Midwest Institute has grown by 10% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The Midwest Institute diversity score of 0.66 is more than the state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
297 students
1,756 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
13:1
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# Full-Time Students
297 students
1,145 students
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# Part-Time Students
n/a
1,203 students
This chart display the total number of Part-time students enrollment of Midwest Institute and average number of community college Part-time students enrollment of MO by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
This chart display the Full-time students and Part-time students enrollment breakdown of Midwest Institute.
This chart display community college average Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of MO.
# Enrollment Undergraduate
188 students
213 students
# Full-Time Undergraduate Students
297 students
1,145 students
This chart display the total number of Full-time undergraduate students enrollment of Midwest Institute and average number of community college Full-time undergraduate  students enrollment of MO by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
# Full-Time Graduate Students
n/a
11 students
# Part-Time Undergraduate Students
n/a
908 students
# Part-Time Graduate Students
n/a
13 students
Total Dormitory Capacity
n/a
204 students
% Asian
1%
2%
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% Hispanic
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Midwest Institute and the percentage of Hispanic community college students in MO by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
% Black
24%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Midwest Institute and the percentage of Black community college students in MO by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
% White
53%
62%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Midwest Institute and the percentage of White community college students in MO by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
% Two or more races
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Two or more races students in Midwest Institute and the percentage of Two or more races community college students in MO by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
% Unknown races
18%
21%
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Midwest Institute.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score
0.66
0.56
This chart display the diversity score of Midwest Institute and the community college average diversity score of MO by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in less than 4 years)
0.47%
4.24%
This chart display completion rates for First-Time of Full-time students of Midwest Institute and community college average completion rates for First-Time of Full-time students of MO by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in 4 years or more than 4 years)
n/a
1.12%
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
$21,500
$30,100
This chart display average graduate earnings (10 Years) of Midwest Institute 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 and Acceptance Rate

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
88%
92%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Midwest Institute and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in MO by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Median Debt for Graduates
$9,500
$10,500
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Median Debt for Dropouts
$8,837
$5,500
This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Midwest Institute and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in MO by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Acceptance Rate
77%
90%
This chart display the percent admitted of Midwest Institute and the community college average percent admitted of MO by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
SAT Reading
n/a
525
SAT Math
n/a
475
SAT Writing
n/a
510
ACT Composite
n/a
22
ACT English
n/a
22
ACT Math
n/a
20
Source: 2021 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the acceptance rate of Midwest Institute?

The acceptance rate of Midwest Institute is 77%, which is lower than the state average of 90%.

What is Midwest Institute's ranking?

Midwest Institute ranks among the top 20% of community college in Missouri for: Diversity in US community colleges.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Enrollment: 297 students
  • Acceptance Rate: 77%
  • Student:teacher ratio: 16:1
  • Minority enrollment: 47%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

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St. Louis County, MO community colleges have a diversity score of 0.79, which is higher than the national average of 0.00. The most diverse community college in St. Louis County, MO is Midwest Institute. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.

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