Vantage Career Center

Overview of Vantage Career Center

Vantage Career Center is in a rural site not far from an urban area, in Van Wert, OH. The school is classified as a public college. Students at Vantage Career Center earn degrees up to the Certificate.

Areas of Study

There is a relatively broad range of courses and programs available at the school. The most common major fields study at Vantage Career Center include medical adminstration, nursing and emergency medicine.

Vantage Career Center Selectivity

All qualified applicants are admitted as the school offers open admission.

Student Body

Vantage Career Center, in 2007-2008, had 68 students (80 full-time equivalent). Adults changing careers are relatively common at the school.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"Vantage Career Center will provide an authentic, career-focused learning environment. Students will blend technical and academic skills to prepare for work and personal growth. We will maintain our leadership in Career-Technical education."

More complete details are provided below.

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Vantage Career Center
818 North Franklin St
Van Wert , OH 45891

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Vantage Career Center Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Nursing and Emergency Medicine43nursing assistant
Medical Administration28medical office computer specialist, medical office assistant
Security and Law Enforcement13criminal justice and police
Transportation8truck and bus driver
Medical Support and Technology1phlebotomy

Number of programs and degrees for Vantage Career Center in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year643
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years293

Vantage Career Center Student Body

In 2007-2008, Vantage Career Center had a total enrollment of 68 students (80 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 97%
Hispanic 2%
Asian 1%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 13%
20-21 15%
22-24 16%
25-29 15%
30-34 6%
35-39 9%
40-49 13%
50-64 10%

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


Vantage Career Center Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 50 %
Part-Time 50 %

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

Item Percent
Graduating 90%

Vantage Career Center Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Vantage Career Center Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Vantage Career Center participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 3095600)

Vantage Career Center Degree Programs (2007)

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

Medical Support And Technology

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

Security And Law Enforcement
Criminal Justice/Police Science

Truck and Bus Driver/Commercial Vehicle Operation

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Vantage Career Center Highlights

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What Sets Vantage Career Center Apart:

% of degrees in medical administration
(vs. all colleges)
Top 10%Vantage Career Center % of degrees in medical administration
% students 40 years or older
(vs. all colleges)
Top 11%Vantage Career Center % students 40 years or older
% of degrees in nursing and emergency medicine
(vs. all colleges)
Top 12%Vantage Career Center % of degrees in nursing and emergency medicine
Number of degree programs
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 19%Vantage Career Center Number of degree programs

checked Open admission
checked Offers credit for life experience
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers remedial adult education
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library

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