Compu Med Vocational Careers Corp

Overview of Compu Med Vocational Careers Corp

Students attend Compu - Med in Hialeah, FL, a large suburb. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Compu - Med degrees go up to the Certificate.

Areas of Study

The school has a tighter focus on specific areas of study than most colleges its size.

Compu - Med Selectivity

Applicants to Compu - Med appreciate its open admissions policy.

Student Body

There are 711 students at the school (as of 2007-2008). Compu - Med has a large minority student population. A very high share of students at the school are female.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"Compu-Med Vocational Careers, Corp. is dedicated to providing relevant education and vocational training that will enable our graduates to take advantage of career opportunities within our specialties in Medical Assisting, Dental Assisting, Nursing Assisting and other health related fields, and to acquire entry level positions in the student's specific field of study upon graduation. The school provides a comfortable and pleasing environment. The result is always positive. We constantly try to improve by giving the student the most modern learning techniques guided by professionals who make teaching their vocation."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Compu - Med

Compu-Med Vocational Careers Corp
2900 W 12th Ave 3rd Fl
Hialeah , FL 33012-4861
General Phone: (305) 888-9200

Compu - Med Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Medical Support and Technology238dental assistant, medical assistant
Nursing and Emergency Medicine80various nursing
Computer Science and Engineering37computer and info science
Medicine11health professions
Education and Teaching0ESL instruction

Number of programs and degrees for Compu - Med in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year3666

Compu - Med Student Body

In 2007-2008, Compu - Med had a total enrollment of 711 students (947 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
Hispanic 100%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 1%
20-21 1%
22-24 3%
25-29 33%
30-34 30%
35-39 20%
40-49 11%
50-64 1%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)


Compu - Med Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Graduation and Transfer Rates (2007):
(Graduation rate is percent of students graduating within 150% of the normal time.)

Item Percent
Graduating 92%

Compu - Med Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Hialeah, Florida for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Florida Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Compu - Med Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Compu - Med participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 3108600)

Compu - Med Degree Programs (2007)

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer and Information Sciences, General

Education And Teaching
Teaching English as Second/Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor

Medical Support And Technology
Dental Assisting/Assistant
Medical/Clinical Assistant

Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Nursing, Other

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Compu - Med Highlights

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