Concorde Career College San Diego

Concorde Career College San Diego

Concorde Career Colleges is owned by the Concorde Career Colleges, Inc., which was established as a Delaware corporation in 1988. It operates 12 campuses in Texas, Colorado, California, Tennessee, Florida, Missouri, and Oregon. The San Diego campus in California offers the Associate of Science degree, and diploma programs of study. Students can choose from courses in surgical technology, respiratory therapy, vocational nursing, dental assisting, insurance coding and billing, medical assisting, and massage therapy.

Concorde Career Colleges-San Diego provides a host of support services like academic counseling, career planning, and job placement assistance. Financial aid, which is offered to assist students in completing their education, is available in the form of Federal Pell Grants, subsidized and unsubsidized Stafford Loans, PLUS Loans, Perkins Loans, and Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grants.

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Contacting Concorde Career College

Concorde Career College
4393 Imperial Avenue
San Diego , CA 92113-1964
General Phone: (800) 852-8434

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Concorde Career College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Medical Support and Technology240dental assistant, medical assistant, respiratory therapy assistant, surgical tech
Medical Administration92health and medical administrative
Nursing and Emergency Medicine75various nursing
Therapy and Counseling62massage therapy

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

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year3614
Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years131
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years952

Concorde Career College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Concorde Career College had a total enrollment of 531 students (584 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 17%
Women 83%
Full-Time 100%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
Unknown 100%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 9%
20-21 19%
22-24 23%
25-29 26%
30-34 11%
35-39 5%
40-49 5%
50-64 2%

Concorde Career College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 78 %

Concorde Career College Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Concorde Career College Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Application Requirements:

GPAnot required
Class Ranknot required
High School Recordrecommended
College Prep Programnot 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 College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Concorde Career College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 793000)

Concorde Career College Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructorcalendar year2*21$55,698
All faculty totalcalendar year2*21$55,698

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Concorde Career College Degree Programs (2007)

Medical Administration
Health and Medical Administrative Services, Other

Medical Support And Technology
Dental Assisting/Assistant
Medical/Clinical Assistant
Respiratory Therapy Technician/Assistant
Surgical Technology/Technologist

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Nursing, Other

Therapy And Counseling
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage

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Concorde Career College Highlights

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What Sets Concorde Career College Apart:

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% of degrees in medical administration
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Top 11%Concorde Career College % of degrees in medical administration
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Female % of student body
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 13%Concorde Career College Female % of student body
% of degrees in therapy and counseling
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 19%Concorde Career College % of degrees in therapy and counseling

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