St Louis College of Health Careers-Fenton

  • St. Louis College of Health Careers (SLCHC) fosters an environment of positive change and growth within itself, the community, and the greater St. Louis Metropolitan area. The College places special emphasis in assisting the unemployed or underemployed and those seeking to learn new job skills, thus moving individuals closer to full economic independence. SLCHC educates allied health professionals to meet the ever-changing needs of the health care sector. SLCHC develops and refines programs based on current health care trends. Since its founding, the College has embraced those seeking an avenue through which to improve their quality of life. Our goals at St. Louis College of Health Careers, are to Provide a supportive, flexible learning environment, Provide the opportunity for career training, Develop self-sufficient graduates, Provide ongoing outreach and guidance services that develop self-esteem and critical thinking, Assist in employment preparation and job search. St. Louis College of Health Careers has maintained a fundamental educational philosophy since its inception, and is dedicated to meeting the educational needs and professional expectations of its students. The College strives to prepare students to become competent members of the health care community. To this end, the College developed an educational structure that combines theoretical instruction with clinical experience in a specialized field, and believes this combination will best prepare students for technical careers in health care. SLCHC believes that a medical professional is best trained in a health care environment. For this reason, clinical experiences are offered within medical facilities in the St. Louis area, including hospitals, long-term care facilities, doctors? offices, and clinics. This allows clinical instruction in a modern health care environment. Qualified educators and health care professionals supervise both classroom instruction and the clinical experience.
School Highlights
  • St Louis College of Health Careers-Fenton serves 406 students (56% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is same as the state community college average of 27:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 33%.
  • St Louis College of Health Careers-Fenton is one of 6 community colleges within Saint Louis County, MO.
  • The nearest community college to St Louis College of Health Careers-Fenton is Saint Louis Community College-Meramec (3.1 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
St Louis College of Health Careers-Fenton(MO) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty15 staff32 staff
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Number of Programs Offered1211

Student Body

  • The student population of St Louis College of Health Careers-Fenton has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The St Louis College of Health Careers-Fenton diversity score of 0.43 is less than the state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment406 students1,126 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio27:127:1
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# Full-Time Students228 students514 students
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# Part-Time Students178 students612 students
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% Asian
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1%
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% Hispanic
2%
3%
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% Black
18%
9%
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% White
73%
67%
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% Two or more races
1%
1%
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% Unknown races
6%
19%
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Diversity Score0.430.51
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College Completion Rate
69%
39%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$25,300$31,000
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Finances and Admission

    % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid82%94%
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    Median Debt for Graduates$9,500$12,204
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    Median Debt for Dropouts$6,496$6,000
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    Acceptance Rate79%79%
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    Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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