Stevens - The Institute of Business & Arts

1521 Washington Avenue
Saint Louis, MO 63103
Tel: 3144210949
School Highlights
  • Stevens - The Institute of Business & Arts serves 172 students (72% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the state community college average of 28:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 33%.
  • Stevens - The Institute of Business & Arts is one of 4 community colleges within St. Louis City County, MO.
  • The nearest community college is Ranken Technical College (2.90 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 28% over five years.
Stevens - The Institute of Business & Arts (MO) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public Private, non-profit
Total Faculty 10 staff 24 staff
Stevens - The Institute of Business & Arts Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 172 has declined by 11% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.45 is less than the state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has grown by 12% over five years.
Total Enrollment 172 students 897 students
Stevens - The Institute of Business & Arts Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 28:1
Stevens - The Institute of Business & Arts Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students 124 students 396 students
Stevens - The Institute of Business & Arts Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students 48 students 501 students
Stevens - The Institute of Business & Arts Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Stevens - The Institute of Business & Arts Enrollment Breakdown MO All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
1%
1%
Stevens - The Institute of Business & Arts Asian (2008-2016)
% Hispanic
1%
3%
Stevens - The Institute of Business & Arts Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
68%
9%
Stevens - The Institute of Business & Arts Black (2007-2016)
% White
30%
67%
Stevens - The Institute of Business & Arts White (2007-2016)
Stevens - The Institute of Business & Arts 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. 0.45 0.51
Stevens - The Institute of Business & Arts Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
50%
39%
Stevens - The Institute of Business & Arts Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2008)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years) $27,000 $31,200
Stevens - The Institute of Business & Arts Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $17,640 is more than the state average of $5,734. The in-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $17,640 is more than the state average of $7,115. The out-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $17,640 $5,734
Stevens - The Institute of Business & Arts In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees $17,640 $7,115
Stevens - The Institute of Business & Arts Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 100% 94%
Stevens - The Institute of Business & Arts % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates $32,620 $12,874
Stevens - The Institute of Business & Arts Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts $13,757 $6,000
Stevens - The Institute of Business & Arts Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Acceptance Rate 50% 81%
Stevens - The Institute of Business & Arts Percent Admitted (2007-2010)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Stevens Institute of Business & Arts (SIBA) offers a wide variety of programs to study. We offer a 36 month Bachelors' Degree program in Interior Design, Business Administration, Paralegal Studies and Retail Management / Fashion Merchandising. We offer 18 month Associate of Applied Science Degrees in Tourism and Hospitality Management, Interior Design, Business Administration,Paralegal Studies, and Retail Management/Fashion Merchandising. Our average class size is 10-15 students, which allows for plenty of interaction among classmates and instructors. Each faculty member holds a degree related to the classes they teach, and they possess valuable practical experience in their fields. The placement rate for the college's graduates is 90%-100%. Stevens - The Institute of Business & Arts also helps its graduates set up job interviews and instructs them on setting goals, writing resumes, interview skills, and helps them develop professionalism in dress and attitude. Siba is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS) to award certificates, diplomas, Associate in Applied Science degrees and Bachelor of Science and Arts degrees. We have rolling applications/enrollments and applicants must have a high school diploma or a state GED.

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