Chattanooga College Medical Dental and Technical Careers

Overview


Tuition & Fees
$10,690
Average Salary in 10 Years
$24,500

Note: 10 years after enrolling at Chattanooga College Medical Dental and Technical Careers

Chattanooga College Medical Dental and Technical Careers is located in Chattanooga, Tennessee. It is a small private for-profit school and offers undergrad programs. It has 273 undergraduate students enrolled.

Popular majors include Health Professions and Related Programs, Personal and Culinary Services, Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, and Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services. 61% of students graduate and go on to earn an average starting salary of $19,600.

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About


🗺 248 Northgate Mall Drive
Chattanooga, Tennessee 37415
State Tennessee
Mission The goal of Chattanooga College is to prepare the graduate to perform with competence in today's workforce. The school's objective is to help students build a comprehensive base of knowledge and proficiency, thereby enabling each graduate to be productive and efficient in today's business and technical environment. Our further intention is to upgrade, on a continuous basis, our educational programs to reflect current business standards.
🌐www.chattanoogacollege.edu

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Graduation Rate


Graduation Rate
61%
within 6 years
Men Graduation Rate
100%
Women Graduation Rate
58%

Cost


Can you afford to attend Chattanooga College Medical Dental and Technical Careers?
Average Cost After Financial Aid
$24,898
for one year

Source: Dept. of Education
Published Tuition & Fees
$10,690
Excludes housing

Source: Dept. of Education
Out-of-State Cost: Tuition, Fees & Housing
$10,690
per year
In-of-State Cost: Tuition, Fees & Housing
$10,690
per year
How much debt will you graduate with?
Median Student Debt
$18,820

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
How much will you pay each month?
$200
Median debt expressed in 10-year monthly payments

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: This is the median monthly payment a graduate of Chattanooga College Medical Dental and Technical Careers would expect to pay over 10 years.

The 3-year repayment rate is the percentage of students who are able to repay some of their student debt.

Why does this matter? A high rate means that students are making enough money so that they can pay down their student debt. A low rate means that students are having trouble paying down their loans.

Chattanooga College Medical Dental and Technical Careers Financial Aid
Students Receiving Financial Aid
66%
of students

Source: Dept. of Education
Students Receiving a Federal Student Loan
84%
of students

Source: Dept. of Education

To learn more and apply for financial aid at Chattanooga College Medical Dental and Technical Careers you can visit www.chattanoogacollege.edu.

Chattanooga College Medical Dental and Technical Careers Tuition and Room & Board
Out-of-State Tuition
Total Cost: $10,690
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
In-State Tuition
Total Cost: $10,690
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

Career & Salary


How much money will you make after graduating from Chattanooga College Medical Dental and Technical Careers?

Chattanooga College Medical Dental and Technical Careers students, on average, make $24,500 10-years after they start school (this is approximately 7-8 years after graduation).

Their salary grows by around 6% in the several years after graduation.

Average Earnings of Students from Chattanooga College Medical Dental and Technical Careers
Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Data is for the number of years after you start at Chattanooga College Medical Dental and Technical Careers. If this is a 4-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 6 years after graduation. If this is a 2-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 8 years after graduation.
How much will your income increase each year?
5.7%
in early to mid-career

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Based on average salary 6 years and 10 years after starting school at Chattanooga College Medical Dental and Technical Careers.
Median Earnings of Students from Chattanooga College Medical Dental and Technical Careers
Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, U.S. Dept of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Chattanooga College Medical Dental and Technical Careers.
Range of Salary Outcomes 10 Years After Starting at Chattanooga College Medical Dental and Technical Careers
Annual Salary (Years after Starting School) by Percentile
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Chattanooga College Medical Dental and Technical Careers.

Return on Education


What's the return on the cost of your education?

Is it worth your money to attend Chattanooga College Medical Dental and Technical Careers? There are many ways to estimate the financial return on your education.

We use the 10-year average earnings (the 10 years start when you enroll, so if you attend a 4-year college, this would be approximately 6 years after you graduate) and the all in one year cost of attending the school. The all in cost is the sum of tuition, fees, and on-campus housing.

By comparing the two, you can get a sense if what the average graduate in early to mid career makes at least covers your cost of attending one year of school.

A higher number is better.

10-Year Average Salary vs. 1-Year Full Cost of School
2.3x

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: This is the full-on cost of on year at Chattanooga College Medical Dental and Technical Careers. Salary is for the number of years after you start at Chattanooga College Medical Dental and Technical Careers. If this is a 4-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 6 years after graduation. If this is a 2-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 8 years after graduation.
10-Year Median Salary vs. 1-Year Full Cost of School
2.2x

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: This is the full-on cost of on year at Chattanooga College Medical Dental and Technical Careers. Salary is for the number of years after you start at Chattanooga College Medical Dental and Technical Careers. If this is a 4-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 6 years after graduation. If this is a 2-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 8 years after graduation.
Tuition vs. Earnings
Annual Costs and Earnings
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Housing costs are for on-campus housing.

Teaching


Student-Faculty Ratio
17
students per faculty

Graduate School


Can you go to grad school at Chattanooga College Medical Dental and Technical Careers?
No
Highest degree: Associate's degree

Students


Undergraduate Focus
100%
Undergrads
273
Total Students
273
undergrads and grad students
Students over 25
61%
Student Median Household Income
$48,704
per year
(compared to U.S. median household income of $61,372 in 2017)

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education, U.S. Census Bureau

Student Diversity


Who will be your classmates?
Women
86%
of undergraduates
Men
14%
of undergraduates
Are there more men or more women?
Mostly Women

Chattanooga College Medical Dental and Technical Careers has significantly more female students than male students.

This means that for every 100 women, there are 16 men. Or that for every 100 men, there are 614 women.

Undergraduate Student Diversity at Chattanooga College Medical Dental and Technical Careers
Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Student Age
Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Where are Students from?
Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
What do students at Chattanooga College Medical Dental and Technical Careers study?
Chattanooga College Medical Dental and Technical Careers Popular Majors
Percent of Students
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

The most popular majors at Chattanooga College Medical Dental and Technical Careers are:

  1. Health Professions and Related Programs
  2. Personal and Culinary Services
  3. Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
  4. Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Approximately 100% of students choose to study one of these majors.

Student Satisfaction


Will you be happy at Chattanooga College Medical Dental and Technical Careers?
Undergrad Full-Time Student Retention Rate
55%
Students Who Transfer Out of Chattanooga College Medical Dental and Technical Careers
1%

Student retention rate is an indicator of student satisfaction. Retention rate is the percentage of students who continue to study at the college the following year.

Higher retention rates mean students tend to stay at the college, while lower retention rates students are unsatisfied and leave.

Chattanooga College Medical Dental and Technical Careers has a retention rate of 55% for full-time undergrads, which is fairly low.

Transfers


Chattanooga College Medical Dental and Technical Careers has no students who transfer here.

Living in Chattanooga, Tennessee


City Violent Crime Rate per 100,000
1,066
in 2017
Source: FBI
City Rape Rate per 100,000
67
in 2017
Source: FBI

Politics in Tennessee


Presidential Election Results of 2016
Republican

Politically, Tennessee tends to be More Republican. In the 2016 Presidential election, 35% of the state voted for the Democratic party, 61% voted for the Republican party, and 3% voted for neither.

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