Texas School Of Business Southwest

Overview of Texas School Of Business Southwest

The campus of Texas School of Business-Southwest is in Houston, TX, which is a large city. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Degrees at Texas School of Business-Southwest include, at the school's highest level, the Certificate.

Areas of Study

The school is known for its programs in medical adminstration, office and administration.

Texas School of Business-Southwest Selectivity

Its open admissions system makes Texas School of Business-Southwest an attractive choice for many applicants.

Student Body

In 2007-2008, the school had 640 students enrolled (4,403 full-time equivalent). Texas School of Business-Southwest has a large minority student population.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"Texas School of Business is an institution of higher education dedicated to providing quality programs that integrate the curriculum with professional skill development empowering students to achieve their lifelong personal and professional goals."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Texas School of Business-Southwest

Texas School of Business-Southwest Inc
6363 Richmond Ste 300
Houston , TX 77057
General Phone: (713) 975-7527

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Texas School of Business-Southwest Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Medical Support and Technology271dental assistant, pharmacy tech, allied health and medical assisting
Medical Administration93medical office assistant
Office and Administration27business support services
Business and Management1accounting technology

Number of programs and degrees for Texas School of Business-Southwest in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years2624
Award of less than 1 academic year1302

Texas School of Business-Southwest Student Body

In 2007-2008, Texas School of Business-Southwest had a total enrollment of 640 students (4,403 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 4%
Black 33%
Hispanic 22%
Asian 2%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 39%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 1%
18-19 16%
20-21 18%
22-24 21%
25-29 21%
30-34 11%
35-39 6%
40-49 5%
50-64 2%
65+ 0%

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


Texas School of Business-Southwest Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 17 %

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

Item Percent
Graduating 55%

Texas School of Business-Southwest Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Texas School of Business-Southwest Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Texas School of Business-Southwest participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2312201)

Texas School of Business-Southwest Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping

Medical Administration
Medical Office Assistant/Specialist

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

Office And Administration
Business Operations Support and Secretarial Services, Other

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Texas School of Business-Southwest Highlights

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What Sets Texas School of Business-Southwest Apart:

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Top 10%Texas School of Business-Southwest Minority % of student body
% of degrees in office and administration
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Top 12%Texas School of Business-Southwest % of degrees in office and administration
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Top 14%Texas School of Business-Southwest Number of degree programs
Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
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Top 15%Texas School of Business-Southwest Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
% of degrees in medical administration
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Top 16%Texas School of Business-Southwest % of degrees in medical administration

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