Altierus Career College-Norcross

Add Comparison

2017 Undergraduate Tuition

$7,762

1.31% growth from 2016

2017 Average Net Price

$12,683

After Financial Aid

2017 Enrolled Students

279

97.5% Full-Time

2017 Graduation Rate

67.9%

228 Graduates

About

Altierus Career College-Norcross is a higher education institution located in Gwinnett County, GA. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Altierus Career College-Norcross were .

In 2017, 224 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Altierus Career College-Norcross. 92% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 8.04% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were black or african american (113 degrees), 1.74 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (65 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Altierus Career College-Norcross is $7,762, which is $-6,238 less than the national average for Special Focus Institutions ($14,000).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Altierus Career College-Norcross is $7,762, which is $-6,238 less than the national average for Special Focus Institutions ($14,000).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $12,683.

In 2017, 81% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 61% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$7,762

2017 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2017, the cost of tuition at Altierus Career College-Norcross was $7,762. The cost of tuition at Altierus Career College-Norcross is $-6,238 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for Special Focus Institutions ($14,000).

This chart compares the tuition costs of Altierus Career College-Norcross (in red) with those of other similar universities.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Average Net Price

$12,683

2017 Value

19.8%

1 Year Growth

In 2017 Altierus Career College-Norcross had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $12,683. Between 2016 and 2017, the average net price of Altierus Career College-Norcross grew by 19.8%.

This chart compares the average net price of Altierus Career College-Norcross (in red) with that of other similar universities.

Average net price is calculated from full-time beginning undergraduate students who were awarded a grant or scholarship from federal, state or local governments, or the institution.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Other Student Expenses

$7,857

Room and Board

$1,906

Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Altierus Career College-Norcross was of $7,857 in 2017. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,906. The cost of room and board did not change between 2016 and 2017. The cost of books and supplies did not change during the same period.

This chart compares the average student costs at Altierus Career College-Norcross (in red) with that of similar universities.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

81%

Of Undergraduates Receive Grants

61%

Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

81% of undergraduate students at Altierus Career College-Norcross received grants or loans in 2017. This represents a growth of 12.5% with respect to 2016, when 72% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

This chart compares the average award discount at Altierus Career College-Norcross (in red) with that of other similar universities.

The average award discount is the ratio between the average grant or scholarship value, and the cost, which is the sum of out-of-state tuition, room, board, book, supplies, and other expenses.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.

N/A%

N/A Default Rate

N/A

Number of Defaults

In N/A the default rate for borrower's at Altierus Career College-Norcross was N/A%, which represents N/A out of the N/A total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Enrollment

Altierus Career College-Norcross has a total enrollment of 279 students. The full-time enrollment at Altierus Career College-Norcross is 272 students and the part-time enrollment is 7. This means that 97.5% of students enrolled at Altierus Career College-Norcross are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Altierus Career College-Norcross, both undergraduate and graduate, is 56.6% Black or African American, 25.1% Hispanic or Latino, 8.6% White, 5.02% Two or More Races, 2.51% Asian, 0.717% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, and 0.358% American Indian or Alaska Native.

Students enrolled at Altierus Career College-Norcross in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority Black or African American Female (50.7%), followed by Hispanic or Latino Female (23.2%) and White Female (7.72%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

97.5%

Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Altierus Career College-Norcross, both undergraduate and graduate, is 279 students. The full-time enrollment at Altierus Career College-Norcross is 272 and the part-time enrollment is 7. This means that 97.5% of students enrolled at Altierus Career College-Norcross are enrolled full-time compared with 71.1% at similar Special Focus Institutions.

This chart shows the full-time vs part-time enrollment status at Altierus Career College-Norcross (in red) compares to similar universities.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Retention Rate over Time

63%

2017 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Altierus Career College-Norcross was 63%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Special Focus Institutions (71%), Altierus Career College-Norcross had a retention rate lower than its peers.

This chart shows the retention rate over time at Altierus Career College-Norcross (highlighted in red) compares to similar universities.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity

  1. Black or African American

    158

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    70

  3. White

    24

The enrolled student population at Altierus Career College-Norcross is 56.6% Black or African American, 25.1% Hispanic or Latino, 8.6% White, 5.02% Two or More Races, 2.51% Asian, 0.717% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, and 0.358% American Indian or Alaska Native. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Special Focus Institutions is 44.7% White, 15.6% Hispanic or Latino, and 15.5% Black or African American.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Graduates

In 2017, 188 more women than men received degrees from Altierus Career College-Norcross. The majority of degree recipients at Altierus Career College-Norcross are black or african american (113 degrees awarded). There were 1.74 times more black or african american graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (65 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Altierus Career College-Norcross is N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Altierus Career College-Norcross, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Health (221 degrees awarded) and Protective Services (3 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Altierus Career College-Norcross are Registered nurses (1,301,801 people), Medical & health services managers (138,889 people), Pharmacists (129,593 people), Nurse practitioners & nurse midwives (120,652 people), and Police officers (119,106 people).

The most specialized majors at Altierus Career College-Norcross are Health (221 degrees awarded) and Protective Services (3 degrees).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Highest Paying Jobs by Major

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Altierus Career College-Norcross are Public relations specialists, Surgeons, Physicians, Podiatrists, and Chief executives & legislators

The most specialized majors at Altierus Career College-Norcross are Health (221 degrees awarded) and Protective Services (3 degrees).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Common Industries by Major

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Altierus Career College-Norcross are General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (1,429,082 people), Justice, public order, & safety activities (304,804 people), Elementary & secondary schools (258,792 people), Outpatient care centers (203,576 people), and Offices of physicians (188,245 people).

The most specialized majors at Altierus Career College-Norcross are Health (221 degrees awarded) and Protective Services (3 degrees).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Altierus Career College-Norcross.

Most Common

  1. N/A

    N/A degrees awarded

  2. N/A

    N/A degrees awarded

  3. N/A

    N/A degrees awarded

In false, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Altierus Career College-Norcross was N/A with N/A degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of degree recipients from bachelors degree programs at Altierus Career College-Norcross according to their major.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men

  1. 18

  2. 206

In 2017, 18 degrees were awarded to men at Altierus Career College-Norcross, which is 0.0874 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (206).

This chart displays the gender disparity between the top 5 majors at Altierus Career College-Norcross by degrees awarded.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Common Male Majors

In false, 8 degrees were awarded to men at Altierus Career College-Norcross in Dental Assisting, which is 0.129 times less than the 62 female recipients with that same degree.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Common Female Majors

In false, 113 degrees were awarded to women at Altierus Career College-Norcross in Medical Assistant, which is 22.6 times more than the 5 male recipients with that same degree.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Time to Complete

54%

100% Completion Time

61%

150% Completion Time

In 2017, 54% of students graduating from Altierus Career College-Norcross completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 61% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 62% within 200%.

The following chart shows these completion rates over time compared to the average for the Special Focus Institutions Carnegie Classification group.

Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.

Two or More Races Male

Highest Graduation Rate (100%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Altierus Career College-Norcross is Male and Two or More Races (100% graduation rate). Across all Special Focus Institutions, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (68.1%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 1.32% of graduates (3 students) did not report their race.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. Black or African American

    113 degrees awarded

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    65 degrees awarded

  3. White

    26 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Altierus Career College-Norcross is black or african american (113 degrees awarded). There were 1.74 times more black or african american recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (65 degrees).

0.446% of degree recipients (1 students) did not report their race.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic

  1. Black or African American Female

    104 degrees awarded

  2. Hispanic or Latino Female

    59 degrees awarded

  3. White Female

    24 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Altierus Career College-Norcross is black or african american female (104 degrees awarded). There were 1.76 times more black or african american female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino female (59 degrees).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Operations

Altierus Career College-Norcross has an endowment valued at nearly $N/A, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $0 (N/A%), compared to the 2.38% average return ($240k on $10.1M) across all Special Focus Institutions.

In 2017, Altierus Career College-Norcross had a total salary expenditure of $4.35M. Altierus Career College-Norcross employs 2 No academic ranks, 0 N/A, and 0 N/A. Most academics at Altierus Career College-Norcross are Female No academic ranks (2), Male No academic ranks(0), and N/A (0).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Altierus Career College-Norcross are: Office and Administrative Support, with 13 employees, Management, with 8 employees, and Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 1 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$N/A

2017 Endowment

0%

growth from 2016

Altierus Career College-Norcross has an endowment valued at about $N/A, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The endowment of Altierus Career College-Norcross stayed 0% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $N/A approximately the same as than the median endowment of Special Focus Institutions according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

This line chart shows how the endowment at Altierus Career College-Norcross (in red) compares to that of some similar universities.

The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Special Focus Two-Year: Other Fields Carnegie Classification grouping.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts

  1. $123k - Federal

  2. $0 - State

  3. $0 - Local

As of 2017, Altierus Career College-Norcross received $123k in grants and contracts from the federal government, $0 from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$740k

2017 Salaries

55.9%

decline from 2016

In 2017, Altierus Career College-Norcross paid a median of $740k in salaries, which represents 17% of their overall expenditure ($4.35M) and a 55.9% decline from the previous year. This is compared to a 53.1% decline from 2015 and a 37.2% growth from 2014.

The median for similar Special Focus Institutions is 2.59M (39.4% of overall expenditures).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Instructional Salaries

$102k

Instructional Salaries

2

Number of Employees

In 2017, Altierus Career College-Norcross paid a total of $102k to 2 employees working as instructors, which represents 13.8% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $318k (20.1%) for similar Special Focus Two-Year: Other Fields.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

No academic rank

Most Common Instructor

2 Employees

Office and Administrative Support

Most Common Non-Instructional Employee

13 Employees

In 2017, the most common positions for instructional staff at Altierus Career College-Norcross were No academic rank with 2 employees; false with 0 employees; and false with 0 employees.

In 2017, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Altierus Career College-Norcross were Office and Administrative Support with 13 employees; Management with 8 employees; and Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 1 employees.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic

  1. Female No academic rank

  2. Male No academic rank

  3. false

In 2017, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Altierus Career College-Norcross was Female No academic rank with 2 employees, Male No academic rank with 0 employees, and false with 0 employees.

This chart shows the gender split between each academic rank present at Altierus Career College-Norcross.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart