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St Louis College Of Health Careers Saint Louis

Overview of St Louis College Of Health Careers Saint Louis

St Louis College of Health Careers is in a large city, in Saint Louis, MO. The school is classified as a private, for-profit college. Students at St Louis College of Health Careers earn degrees up to the Associate's degree.

Areas of Study

The most common major fields study at the school include medical adminstration, therapy and counseling.

St Louis College of Health Careers Selectivity

All qualified applicants are admitted as St Louis College of Health Careers offers open admission.

Student Body

The school, in 2007-2008, had 285 students (447 full-time equivalent). A larger than average share of the students at St Louis College of Health Careers are minorities. The student body at the school is essentially female.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"Mission Statement St. Louis College of Health Careers (SLCHC) fosters an environment of positive change and growth within itself, the community, and the greater St. Louis Metropolitan area. The College places special emphasis in assisting the unemployed or underemployed and those seeking to learn new job skills, thus moving individuals closer to full economic independence. SLCHC educates allied health professionals to meet the ever-changing needs of the health care sector. SLCHC develops and refines programs based on current health care trends. Since its founding, the College has embraced those seeking an avenue through which to improve their quality of life. At St. Louis College of Health Careers, our goals are to: ? Provide a supportive, flexible learning environment. ? Provide the opportunity for career training. ? Develop self-sufficient graduates. ? Provide ongoing outreach and guidance services that develop self-esteem and critical thinking. ? Assist in employment preparation and job search."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting St Louis College of Health Careers

St Louis College of Health Careers
909 South Taylor Avenue
Saint Louis , MO 63110
General Phone: (314) 652-0300
http://www.slchc.com

St Louis College of Health Careers Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Medical Support and Technology116medical assistant, pharmacy tech, allied health and medical assisting
Medical Administration42medical billing
Therapy and Counseling13massage therapy
Nursing and Emergency Medicine0nursing assistant

Number of programs and degrees for St Louis College of Health Careers in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Awarded
Number of
Programs
Award of less than 1 academic year1655
Associate's degree63

St Louis College of Health Careers Student Body

In 2007-2008, St Louis College of Health Careers had a total enrollment of 285 students (447 full-time equivalent).

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 11%
20-21 14%
22-24 14%
25-29 24%
30-34 16%
35-39 9%
40-49 8%
50-64 3%

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

ResidencePercent
Missouri97%
Illinois3%

St Louis College of Health Careers Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 89 %

St Louis College of Health Careers Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of St. Louis, 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.

St Louis College of Health Careers Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 13,535
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 13,535

Financial Aid:
St Louis College of Health Careers participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2340500)

St Louis College of Health Careers Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructorcalendar year2*5$32,580
All faculty totalcalendar year2*5$32,580

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

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructoracademic year0*3$38,663
All faculty totalacademic year0*3$38,663

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

St Louis College of Health Careers Degree Programs (2007)

Medical Administration
Medical Insurance Specialist/Medical Biller

Medical Support And Technology
Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services, Other
Medical/Clinical Assistant
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Nurse/Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant

Therapy And Counseling
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage

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St Louis College of Health Careers Highlights

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What Sets St Louis College of Health Careers Apart:

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% of accepted students who choose to enroll
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Female % of student body
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 6%St Louis College of Health Careers Female % of student body
Minority % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 11%St Louis College of Health Careers Minority % of student body
% of degrees in therapy and counseling
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 17%St Louis College of Health Careers % of degrees in therapy and counseling
% of degrees in medical administration
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 19%St Louis College of Health Careers % of degrees in medical administration

Notable:
checked Open admission
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked On-campus library

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