Midwest Institute

Overview of Midwest Institute

Kirkwood, MO is home to Midwest Institute. Kirkwood is a large suburb. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Degrees at Midwest Institute go up to the Associate's degree.

Areas of Study

The range of program offerings available from the school is especially impressive compared to its number of students. Students commonly pursue studies in medical adminstration, therapy and counseling.

Midwest Institute Selectivity

Prospective students are advised that admissions are not open to all; the school selects from among qualified applicants.

Student Body

Midwest Institute has 142 enrolled students (as of 2007-2008). A very high share of students at the school are female.

Student Life

A lot of students at Midwest Institute attend part-time.

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Midwest Institute

Midwest Institute
10910 Manchester Rd
Kirkwood , MO 63122
General Phone: (314) 965-8363

Midwest Institute Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Medical Support and Technology107dental assistant, medical assistant, pharmacy tech, veterinary assistant
Medical Administration24medical office management, medical office computer specialist
Therapy and Counseling11massage therapy

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

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year1346
Associate's degree82

Midwest Institute Student Body

In 2007-2008, Midwest Institute had a total enrollment of 142 students (140 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 16%
Women 84%
Full-Time 66%
Part-Time 34%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 59%
Black 37%
Hispanic 2%
Unknown 2%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 7%
20-21 21%
22-24 22%
25-29 26%
30-34 8%
35-39 8%
40-49 6%
50-64 1%

Midwest Institute Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 76 %
Part-Time 78 %

Midwest Institute Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Midwest Institute Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Application Requirements:

Class Rankrecommended
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

Midwest Institute Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Midwest Institute participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2121100)

Midwest Institute Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructorcalendar year3$40,9212*
All faculty totalcalendar year3$40,9212*

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

Midwest Institute Degree Programs (2007)

Medical Administration
Medical Office Computer Specialist/Assistant
Medical Office Management/Administration

Medical Support And Technology
Dental Assisting/Assistant
Medical/Clinical Assistant
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant
Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician/Veterinary Assistant

Therapy And Counseling
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage

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Midwest Institute Highlights

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What Sets Midwest Institute Apart:

% of accepted students who choose to enroll
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% of freshmen enrolled part-time
(vs. all colleges)
Top 6%Midwest Institute % of freshmen enrolled part-time
Female % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 16%Midwest Institute Female % of student body
% of degrees in medical administration
(vs. all colleges)
Top 17%Midwest Institute % of degrees in medical administration
% of degrees in therapy and counseling
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 18%Midwest Institute % of degrees in therapy and counseling

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