Concorde Career Institute Portland

Overview of Concorde Career Institute Portland

Concorde Career Institute is found in Portland, OR. Portland is a large city. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Students can earn degrees up to and including the Certificate at Concorde Career Institute.

Areas of Study

The school is known for its programs in medical adminstration.

Concorde Career Institute Selectivity

Admission to Concorde Career Institute is not automatic; not everyone who applies gets in.

Student Body

Students numbered 626 in 2007-2008 at the school.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"At Concorde Career Institute, we prepare learners for successful careers. At Concorde Career Institute, we... Conduct all aspects of our business with integrity; Are customer focused; Are committed to life-long learning and believe in the value of continuous education; Treat all individuals with respect; Are committed to quality performance and continuous improvement; and Are active community citizens. We are a private career school, small enough to be concerned with individual student progress. Students learn by demonstration, study and practice in classroom, laboratory and on-the-job settings. They work with equipment and instruments under the supervision of trained faculty."

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Contacting Concorde Career Institute

Concorde Career Institute
1425 NE Irving Street, Bldg 300
Portland , OR 97232
General Phone: (503) 281-4181

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Concorde Career Institute Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Medical Support and Technology406dental assistant, medical assistant, surgical tech
Medical Administration69health and medical administrative
Therapy and Counseling26massage therapy
Nursing and Emergency Medicine17licensed practical nurse

Number of programs and degrees for Concorde Career Institute in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year2523
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years2663

Concorde Career Institute Student Body

In 2007-2008, Concorde Career Institute had a total enrollment of 626 students (619 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 15%
Women 85%
Full-Time 100%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
Unknown 100%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 13%
20-21 21%
22-24 18%
25-29 20%
30-34 9%
35-39 9%
40-49 8%
50-64 2%

Concorde Career Institute Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 87 %

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

Item Percent
Graduating 73%

Concorde Career Institute Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Concorde Career Institute Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Application Requirements:

GPAnot required
Class Ranknot required
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programnot required
Recommendationsnot required
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)not required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)not required
Other Standardized Testsrequired

Concorde Career Institute Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Concorde Career Institute participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 888700)

Concorde Career Institute Degree Programs (2007)

Medical Administration
Health and Medical Administrative Services, Other

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

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training

Therapy And Counseling
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage

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Concorde Career Institute Highlights

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What Sets Concorde Career Institute Apart:

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