Vatterott College-Dividend

  • Vatterott works to promote a fresh kind of education: training you could use to change the direction of your life. Whether your plan is to become an IT professional or take your place in business operations, enroll in a diesel mechanics program or earn a diploma in paralegal studies, Vatterott can help prepare you for a new career path. At Vatterott College, Vatterott Career College, Vatterott Education Center, L’Ecole Culinaire, or The Court Reporting Institute, you could earn a degree or diploma that could equip you with the skills employers are looking for. Through hands-on training from our instructors, flexible program hours and customized career service assistance, Vatterott can help you fit the education you need into your busy schedule.
School Highlights
  • Vatterott College-Dividend serves 667 students (100% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 42:1 is higher than the state community college average of 30:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 26%.
  • Vatterott College-Dividend is one of 8 community colleges within Shelby County, TN.
  • The nearest community college to Vatterott College-Dividend is Remington College-Memphis Campus (1.0 miles away).

Top Placements

Vatterott College-Dividend places among the top 20% of community colleges in Tennessee for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 20% over five years.
Vatterott College-Dividend(TN) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty16 staff29 staff
Vatterott College-Dividend Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of Vatterott College-Dividend has declined by 25% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 42:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Vatterott College-Dividend diversity score of 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment667 students631 students
Vatterott College-Dividend Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio42:130:1
Vatterott College-Dividend Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students667 students369 students
Vatterott College-Dividend Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students-262 students
Vatterott College-Dividend Part-Time Students (2011-2012)
Vatterott College-Dividend Enrollment Breakdown TN All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Asian
Vatterott College-Dividend Asian (2007-2009)
% Hispanic
Vatterott College-Dividend Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Vatterott College-Dividend Black (2007-2016)
% White
Vatterott College-Dividend White (2007-2016)
Vatterott College-Dividend Ethnicity Breakdown TN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.100.42
Vatterott College-Dividend Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
Vatterott College-Dividend Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$32,100$29,500
Vatterott College-Dividend Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $11,979 is less than the state average of $13,844. The private state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$11,979$13,844
Vatterott College-Dividend In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid99%93%
Vatterott College-Dividend % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$22,001$17,000
Vatterott College-Dividend Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$7,571$6,297
Vatterott College-Dividend Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Acceptance Rate51%88%
Vatterott College-Dividend Percent Admitted (2007-2008)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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