Poplar Bluff Technical Career Center
Poplar Bluff, MO 63901-8960

Overview

Type Less than 2 year
Control Public
Campus size Small
Campus locale Town
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Differs by program
Total enrollment 64
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 5:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
Occupational
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
No
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
No
Weekend/evening classes
No
Study abroad
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

Poplar Bluff Technical Career Center 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.

Application Fee

$100
Undergrad students

Tuition & Fees

Poplar Bluff Technical Career Center 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 $11,361 (30.3% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical public vocational/career school)

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

$14,976
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $10,507
$11,361
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $8,716
$11,361
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $8,716
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 92% of Poplar Bluff Technical Career Center's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 79% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $5,103 (which is 19.9% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Poplar Bluff Technical Career Center in 2016-2017, was 50, which is 82% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $8,200 (which is 23.7% above the national average.)

$5,103
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,257
$8,200
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $6,628
92%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 80%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Poplar Bluff Technical Career Center has enrolled a total of 64 students (64 students full-time and 0 on a part-time basis). The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 14% men and 86% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

64
Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

White: 91%

Black/African American: 6%

Hispanic: 3%

Two or more races: 0%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%

Asian: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 7 largest majors offered at Poplar Bluff Technical Career Center.

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
Health Professions And Related Programs 43% 62
Personal And Culinary Services 19% 27
Mechanic And Repair Technologies/technicians 7% 10
Communications Technologies/technicians And Support Services 1% 2
Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields 1% 2
Construction Trades 0% 0
Precision Production 0% 0

Graduation & Dropout Rates

90%
Graduation rate
national average: 75%

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 Poplar Bluff Technical Career Center full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

--
Still enrolled
10%
Dropout rate
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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.

Earnings After College

$26,500
Median Annual Income
national average: $25,419

The typical median income of Poplar Bluff Technical Career Center graduates 6 years after enrollment is $26,500. Last year, out of the total 66 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 66 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 52 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 52 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $26,500 $25,600
Employment Rate 100% 100%
Total Graduates 66 52

Campus Location

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