St Louis College of Health Careers-St Louis

  • 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-St Louis serves 103 students (91% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the state community college average of 24:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 42%.

Top Rankings

St Louis College of Health Careers-St Louis ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in Missouri for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 10 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
St Louis College of Health Careers-St Louis(MO) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationSpecial Focus Two-Year: Health ProfessionsAssociates Colleges
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate for-profitPublic
Total Faculty10 staff62 staff
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Number of Programs Offered77

Student Body

The student population of St Louis College of Health Careers-St Louis has declined by 66% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
The St Louis College of Health Careers-St Louis diversity score of 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has grown by 12% over five years.
Total Enrollment103 students1,701 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:124:1
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# Full-Time Students94 students638 students
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# Part-Time Students9 students1,063 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
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% Asian
1%
2%
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% Hispanic
2%
4%
% Black
90%
10%
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% White
3%
58%
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% Two or more races
1%
3%
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% Non Resident races
1%
3%
% Unknown races
2%
20%
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Diversity Score0.190.61
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College Completion Rate
24%
30%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$25,300$31,000
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid79%91%
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Median Debt for Graduates$11,116$11,083
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Median Debt for Dropouts$5,364$5,675
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Acceptance Rate100%76%
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Source: 2019 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to St Louis College of Health Careers-St Louis is Ranken Technical College (1.7 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Ranken Technical College
    Ranken Technical College Photo - Ranken Technical College
    Private not-for-profit
    1,698 students | 1.70 Mi4431 Finney Ave
    Saint Louis, MO 63113
    (314) 371-0236
    1.701,698
  • 18,157 students | 3.90 Mi3221 McKelvey Road
    Bridgeton, MO 63044
    (314) 513-4200
    3.9018,157
  • 7,438 students | 9.60 Mi3400 Pershall Rd
    Saint Louis, MO 63135
    (314) 513-4200
    9.607,438
  • 11,439 students | 9.60 Mi11333 Big Bend Blvd
    Saint Louis, MO 63122
    (314) 984-7500
    9.6011,439
  • Hickey College
    Private, for profit
    415 students | 11.10 Mi940 Westport Plaza
    Saint Louis, MO 63146
    (314) 434-2212
    11.10415
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Did You Know?
Saint Louis community colleges have a diversity score of 0.19, which is lower than the national average of 0.73. The most diverse community college in Saint Louis is Ranken Technical College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.