American Business and Technology University
St Joseph, MO 64506

Overview

Type 4 year
Control Private
Business model For Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad & Graduate
Calendar system Continuous
Total enrollment 328
Religious affiliation None
Online Only
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 10:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
No
Occupational
No
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
No
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
No
Study abroad
No
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
No
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

American Business and Technology University has an open admission policy. That means there is no standardized test or GPA requirements. Any high school graduate or GED certificate holder may get admission.

Tuition & Fees

American Business and Technology University calculates tuition for each program it provides using clock hours or credit hours. In 2016-2017 academic year, the combined tuition and fees to attend a program that takes one year to complete was $14,940 (55.4% cheaper than the national average tuition of a typical 4 year private institution)

Follow the link below to learn more about cost of the largest programs offered by the institution.

$22,573
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $21,918
$14,940
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $33,475
$14,940
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $33,475
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 55% of American Business and Technology University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 55% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $2,107 (which is 51.9% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at American Business and Technology University in 2016-2017, was 0, which is -- of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was -- (which is 100% below the national average.)

$2,107
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,378
--
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,154
55%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 89%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, American Business and Technology University has enrolled a total of 328 students (291 students full-time and 37 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 328 students, 94 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 65% men and 35% women and 313 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 15 for graduates studies.

The institution also enrolled 328 students for distance studies.

328
Total Enrollment
94
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 52%

Black/African American: 28%

Hispanic: 8%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 6%

Asian: 4%

Two or more races: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 4 largest majors offered at American Business and Technology University.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 40% 94 30
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 32% 74 24
Health Professions And Related Programs 21% 48 16
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 6% 15 5

Graduation & Dropout Rates

56%
Graduation rate
national average: 36%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of American Business and Technology University full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

3%
Still enrolled
35%
Dropout rate
6%
Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Campus Location

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