Vatterott College is a privately owned system of schools that began operation in 1969 and was originally known as Urban Technical Centers, Inc., and over the years was followed by name changes resulting in the current. The school currently operates nineteen campuses in nine states and is owned by Vatterott Education Centers Inc., which manages and operates all locations of the school.
Students who pursue an education at Vatterott College may earn a certificate, associate degree or bachelor’s degree based on the program of study pursued. Individuals will receive their education from a qualified and professional faculty dedicated to ensuring students receives the proper training and preparation to enter the workforce ready for employment. The school has a history of excellence which it also applies to its online offerings. The school aims to ensure that students meet personal and professional goals through proper education and development.
Programs offered include:
- Criminal Justice
- Medical Assistant
- Graphic Design
Vattterott College is ranked nationally among schools that are military friendly, more information regarding which can be found on the military portion of their website.
The Joplin branch of Vatterott Educational Centers Inc is located at 809 Illinois. This campus has graduated about 440 students in recent years. This campus provides services for students in the form of career guidance & assistance to help students define their goals, post-graduation job placement opportunities, and remedial education classes for licensure preparation or admissions requirements. You can learn more, including the school's consumer disclosures, by visiting vatterott.edu.
The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.
Find more information about available programs offered by Vatterott College – Joplin by clicking the request information button to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Business and Marketing Studies
Computer and Information Sciences
Health and Clinical Professions
Mechanic and Repair Technology
Personal and Culinary Services
*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 estimated to provide a comparative context. For more detailed information individuals are asked to contact the school.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The items listed below are for informational purposes only and may not represent current tuition, fees, and expenses.
Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Annual tuition is estimated to range between $12,000-$14,000
- Required fees for full-time students: $940
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 Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||100%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||96%||$5,423|
|Receiving Student Loans||94%||$9,441|
Other Career Colleges
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Vatterott College – Joplin.
- Vatterott College - Springfield in Springfield, MO (67 miles away)
- Blue Cliff College - Fayetteville in Fayetteville, AR (73 miles away)
- Vatterott College - Tulsa in Tulsa, OK (102 miles away)
- Oklahoma Technical College in Tulsa, OK (105 miles away)
- Vatterott College - Kansas City in Kansas City, MO (134 miles away)