St Louis College of Health Careers-St Louis

Overview

At a Glance

School type

Private, for-profit, 2-year

Faculty

13 Faculty Members | 24:01:00 student faculty ratio

Religious affliation

Not applicable

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.

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cost & financial aid

Financial Aid: Undergraduates

Received financial aid
47%
Did not receive aid
53%
Type of aid % of students recieving aid Average amount
Federal grants 47.0% $4,456
State/local grants 1.0% $7,002
Institutional grants 36.0% $86
Loans 43.0% $6,758

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Academics

Most Popular Undergraduate majors

  • Health/Health Care Administration/Management
  • Medical Insurance Specialist/Medical Biller
Full List of Majors

Undergraduate Majors X

  • HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
    • Health/Health Care Administration/Management
      • A program that prepares individuals to develop, plan, and manage health care operations and services within health care facilities and across health care systems. Includes instruction in planning, business management, financial management, public relations, human resources management, health care systems operation and management, health care resource allocation and policy making, health law and regulations, and applications to specific types of health care services. See other colleges that offer this major
    • Medical Insurance Specialist/Medical Biller
      • A program that prepares individuals to perform and manage the medical and health insurance operations in a medical office, health care facility, health maintenance organization, or insurance provider. Includes instruction in health and medical insurance processes; health insurance law, policy, and regulations; insurance records and paperwork administration; insurance office administration; health/medical insurance software applications; personnel supervision; business mathematics; billing and collection procedures; medical terminology; and communications skills. See other colleges that offer this major

Types of Degrees Offered

  • Certificate
  • Associate's degree
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Master's degree
  • Doctoral degree
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Admissions

Application Fee

Undergraduate
$50
Graduate
No information
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Student Life

Student Demographics

Female Students
96%
Male Students
4%

Student Ethnicities
  1. Black86.0%
  2. Caucasian8.0%
  3. Hispanic/Latino2.0%
  4. Asian1.0%
  5. Not Specified1.0%
  6. Two Or More Ethnicities1.0%
  7. American Indian/Alaska Native1.0%

Student body breakdown

Total students enrolled

318

Undergraduate students

318

Attendance breakdown

Full time
65%
Part time
35%

Student services

  • Meal plan
  • Counseling services
  • Remedial services
  • Work-study
  • Placement services
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening classes
  • On-campus day care for student's children
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