Sanford-Brown College-Fenton (Closed 2015)

  • The mission of the College is to offer highly focused, high-quality, condensed career-oriented programs for the purpose of enabling each student to successfully complete his/her program of study.

School Highlights

Sanford-Brown College-Fenton serves 15 students (87% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the state community college average of 24:1.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 42%.

School Overview

The teacher population of 3 teachers has declined by 92% over five years.
Sanford-Brown College-Fenton(MO) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelFour or more yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty3 staff62 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Sanford-Brown College-Fenton has declined by 98% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 has decreased from 27:1 over five years.
The Sanford-Brown College-Fenton diversity score of 0.55 is less than the state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has grown by 12% over five years.
Total Enrollment15 students1,701 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio5:124:1
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# Full-Time Students13 students638 students
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# Part-Time Students2 students1,063 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
-
2%
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% Hispanic
2%
4%
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% Black
8%
10%
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% White
27%
58%
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% Two or more races
1%
3%
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% Unknown races
61%
20%
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Diversity Score0.550.61
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$29,600$31,000
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Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid95%95%
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Median Debt for Graduates$19,785$12,204
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Median Debt for Dropouts$6,625$6,000
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Source: 2015 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Founded in 1866, Sanford-Brown College in Fenton, Missouri is a private, career-oriented college offering focused, quality bachelor's, specialized associate, diploma and certificate programs in the information technology, business and healthcare fields. At Sanford-Brown, you can customize your skills rapidly and successfully to the specific needs of a future work setting. Unlike traditional institutions, we enable adults to complete their programs of study in as little as nine months. Generally, classes start every five weeks, so you can get started quickly with convenient day and evening classes to meet your needs. At Sanford-Brown, your studies focus primarily on the essential concepts and skills most employers look for in entry-level employees. Our goal is to provide you with the practical information and experience you need to get your foot in the door. We avoid requiring you to take courses that are not directly supportive of your employment objective. Technology plays a major role in all the professions for which we train our students. That's why we use industry current tools to help deliver your education more effectively. During the hands-on component you will use industry-oriented equipment to gain experience applying your knowledge.

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Sanford-Brown College-Fenton is Midwest Institute (1.4 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Midwest Institute
    Private for-profit
    275 students | 1.40 Mi2 Soccer Park Drive
    Fenton MO  63026
    (314) 344-4440
    1.40275
  • 467 students | 1.40 Mi1297 North Highway Drive
    Fenton MO  63026
    (636) 529-0000
    1.40467
  • 11,439 students | 4.30 Mi11333 Big Bend Blvd
    Saint Louis MO  63122
    (314) 984-7500
    4.3011,439
  • 1,530 students | 9.90 Mi2645 Generations Dr
    Wildwood MO  63040
    (636) 422-2000
    9.901,530
  • Hickey College
    Private, for profit
    415 students | 12.30 Mi940 Westport Plaza
    Saint Louis MO  63146
    (314) 434-2212
    12.30415
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