St Louis College of Health Careers – St Louis (SLCHC)

909 South Taylor Avenue, Saint Louis, MO

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Overview

St. Louis College of Health Careers is a private for-profit post-secondary institution in St. Louis, Missouri. It is committed to training students to understand multifaceted and innovative medical systems of today's marketplace. The school was founded in 1981 to provide quality training for health care careers. St. Louis College of Health Careers operates two campuses, a main location in the metropolitan St. Louis area and a branch campus in Fenton, Missouri. The college is a small institution, educating about 350 students.

  • Programs Offered
  • Medical assistant
  • Medical billing and coding
  • Pharmacy technician 
  • Medical office administration
  • Occupational therapy assistant
  • Physical therapist assistant
  • Patient care technician
  • Respiratory therapy
  • Practical nursing

Admissions Information

St. Louis College of Health Careers grants admission to all applicants who are at least 18 years old with a high school diploma or GED. Applicants must complete a personal interview with a career advisor and provide official high school diplomas or GED scores.

Financial Aid Options

St. Louis College of Health Careers participates in a variety of financial aid programs, including federal grants, federal student loans, and private student loans.

Programs Offered

The following is a list of programs offered at St Louis College of Health Careers – St Louis. Please note that the list may differ from programs currently being offered. Students should contact the school to ensure program availability.

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Nursing assistant program takes approximately twelve months to complete.

Program Details:

  • Estimated tuition cost of this program is $16,000*
  • Required supplies and books: $710*
  • Estimated loan repayment rate of 75% for former students**
  • Around 80 students completed the nursing assistant program last year
  • Students usually complete the nursing assistant program in 12 months

More detailed information and school listings are available through our nursing assistant training profile page.

The pharmacy technician programs listed below are sorted by the number of credit hours offered.

31 Credit Hours

  • Estimated tuition and fees: $16,000 per year*
  • Cost of books or supplies needed: $1,100*
  • Takes about 9 months to complete

60 Credit Hours

  • Estimated tuition and fees: $29,000 per year*
  • Cost of books or supplies needed: $2,700*
  • Takes about 18 months to complete

The medical assistant programs listed below are broken down by the number of credit hours offered.

31 Credit Hours

  • Estimated tuition and fees: $16,000 per year*
  • Cost of books or supplies needed: $900*
  • Takes about 9 months to complete

60 Credit Hours

  • Estimated tuition and fees: $29,000 per year*
  • Cost of books or supplies needed: $2,500*
  • Takes about 18 months to complete

Medical insurance specialist program takes approximately eighteen months to complete.

Program Details:

  • Estimated tuition cost of this program is $29,000*
  • Required supplies and books: $3,200*
  • Estimated loan repayment rate of 77% for former students**
  • Last year, more than 10 students completed this program
  • Students usually complete the medical insurance specialist program in 18 months

Notes:
*Amounts for tuition, fees, and supplies are an estimate which are calculated based on historical data and should be solely used for informational purposes only.
**Repayment rates, earnings, and loan payments are estimates and should be treated as informational tools only, contact the school for official information.

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

The net cost of this school is close to $17,400 annually, after the various types of aid, including scholarships and grants, are taken into consideration. To calculate a more personalized cost visit the net price calculator. Students wishing to apply to SLCHC must pay an application fee of $50. The financial details shown on this page are an approximation. The actual costs may differ, please contact SLCHC for more information.

Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.

Tuition & Fees Information

Alternate Tuition Plan Options Available

  • Some programs may have a frozen tuition rate, which means the tuition will stay the same for up to five years.

Financial Aid Details

The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student.

 Percent of StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid89%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships88%$4,641
Receiving Student Loans64%$8,804

Note: The estimated default rate of students taking federal student loans in 2012 was around 11%.

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