Compass Career College

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2020 Average Net Price
$19,315
After Financial Aid
2018 Student Loan
9.15%
Default Rate
2020 Enrolled Students
214
100% Full-Time

About

Compass Career College is a higher education institution located in Tangipahoa Parish, LA. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Compass Career College were .

In 2020, 100 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Compass Career College. 76% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 24% awarded men. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients was white (51 degrees), 1.21 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (42 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Compass Career College is $0, which is $−11,500 less than the national average for ($11,500).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Compass Career College is $0, which is $−11,500 less than the national average for ($11,500).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $19,315.

In 2020, 66% of undergraduate students attending Compass Career College received financial aid through grants. Comparatively, 67% of undergraduate students received financial aid through loans.

Average Net Price

$19,315
2020 Value
8.9%
1 Year Growth

In 2020 Compass Career College had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $19,315. Between 2019 and 2020, the average net price of Compass Career College grew by 8.9%.

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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.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

66%
Undergraduates Receiving Financial Aid through Grants
67%
Undergraduates Receiving Financial Aid through Loans

66% of undergraduate students at Compass Career College received financial aid through grants or loans in 2020. This represents a decline of 12% with respect to 2019, when 75% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

This chart compares the average award discount at Compass Career College (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.

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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.
9.15%
2018 Default Rate
14
Number of Defaults

In 2018 the default rate for borrower's at Compass Career College was 9.15%, which represents 14 out of the 153 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.

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Enrollment

Compass Career College has a total enrollment of 214 students. The full-time enrollment at Compass Career College is 214 students and the part-time enrollment is 0. This means that 100% of students enrolled at Compass Career College are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Compass Career College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 56.1% Black or African American, 39.7% White, 3.74% Hispanic or Latino, 0.467% American Indian or Alaska Native, 0% Asian, 0% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, and 0% Two or More Races.

Students enrolled at Compass Career College in full-time Undergraduate programs are most commonly Black or African American Female (46.3%), followed by White Female (32.2%) and Black or African American Male (9.81%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are most commonly N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

100%
Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Compass Career College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 214 students. The full-time enrollment at Compass Career College is 214 and the part-time enrollment is 0. This means that 100% of students enrolled at Compass Career College are enrolled full-time compared with 65.9% at similar .

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Retention Rate over Time

58%
2020 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 Compass Career College was 58%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar (77%), Compass Career College had a retention rate lower than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity
  1. Black or African American
    120
  2. White
    85
  3. Hispanic or Latino
    8

The enrolled student population at Compass Career College is 56.1% Black or African American, 39.7% White, 3.74% Hispanic or Latino, 0.467% American Indian or Alaska Native, 0% Asian, 0% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, and 0% Two or More Races. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all is 37.9% White, 24.6% Hispanic or Latino, and 18.7% Black or African American.

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Graduates

In 2020, 52 more women than men received degrees from Compass Career College. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients at Compass Career College is white (51 degrees awarded). There were 1.21 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (42 degrees).

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

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Compass Career College, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Precision Production (26 degrees awarded), Personal & Culinary Services (12 degrees), and Health (62 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 Compass Career College are Registered nurses (1,293,429 people), Medical & health services managers (143,575 people), Pharmacists (130,778 people), Nurse practitioners & nurse midwives (118,390 people), and Physicians (103,837 people).

The most specialized majors at Compass Career College are Precision Production (26 degrees awarded), Personal & Culinary Services (12 degrees), and Health (62 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Compass Career College are Chief executives & legislators, Surgeons, Physicians, Podiatrists, and Nurse anesthetists

The most specialized majors at Compass Career College are Precision Production (26 degrees awarded), Personal & Culinary Services (12 degrees), and Health (62 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Compass Career College are General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (1,416,323 people), Outpatient care centers (201,065 people), Elementary & secondary schools (196,388 people), Offices of physicians (180,968 people), and Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (118,851 people).

The most specialized majors at Compass Career College are Precision Production (26 degrees awarded), Personal & Culinary Services (12 degrees), and Health (62 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Compass Career College.
Most Common
  1. N/A
    N/A degree-majorss awarded
  2. N/A
    N/A degree-majorss awarded
  3. N/A
    N/A degree-majorss awarded

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

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Sex Breakdown for Common Majors

24
Degrees Awarded to Men
in 2020
76
Degrees Awarded to Women
in 2020

In 2020, 24 degrees were awarded to men at Compass Career College, which is 0.316 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (76).

This chart displays the sex disparity between the top 5 majors at Compass Career College by degrees awarded.

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Most Common Male Majors

In false, 23 degrees were awarded to men at Compass Career College in Welding Technology, which is 7.67 times more than the 3 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In false, 31 degrees were awarded to women at Compass Career College in Medical Assistant, which is NaNy times more than the 0 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

20%
100% Completion Time
51%
150% Completion Time

In 2020, 20% of students graduating from Compass Career College completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 51% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 58% within 200%.

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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.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Sex

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.
N/A
Highest Graduation Rate (N/A%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Compass Career College is N/A and N/A (N/A% graduation rate). Across all , Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (72.4%).

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, N/A% of graduates (N/A students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    51 degrees awarded
  2. Black or African American
    42 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino
    4 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Compass Career College is white (51 degrees awarded). There were 1.21 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (42 degrees).

3% of degree recipients (3 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Sex

Most Common Sex Demographic
  1. White Female
    41 degrees awarded
  2. Black or African American Female
    28 degrees awarded
  3. Black or African American Male
    14 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and sex grouping at Compass Career College is white female (41 degrees awarded). There were 1.46 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american female (28 degrees).

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Operations

Compass Career College has an endowment valued at nearly $N/A, as of the end of the 2020 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $0 (NaNN%), compared to the 0.162% average return ($14.1k on $8.7M) across all .

In 2020, Compass Career College had a total salary expenditure of $N/A. Compass Career College employs 0 N/A, 0 N/A, and 0 N/A. Most academics at Compass Career College are N/A (0), N/A(0), and N/A (0).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Compass Career College are: N/A, with N/A employees, N/A, with N/A employees, and N/A with N/A employees.

Finances

Endowment

0%
growth from 2019

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Not applicable, not in Carnegie universe (not accredited or nondegree-granting) Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts
  1. $20.4k - Federal
  2. $21.4k - State
  3. $0 - Local

As of 2020, Compass Career College received $20.4k in grants and contracts from the federal government, $21.4k from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$991k
2020 Salaries
1.5%
growth from 2019

In 2020, Compass Career College paid a median of $991k in salaries, which represents NaNk% of their overall expenditure ($N/A) and a 1.5% growth from the previous year. This is compared to a 2.37% decline from 2018 and a 13.2% decline from 2017.

The median for similar is 613k (11.6% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$N/A
Instructional Salaries
0
Number of Employees

In N/A, Compass Career College paid a total of $N/A to 0 employees working as instructors, which represents N/A% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $348k (56.8%) for similar Unknown.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

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Most Common Instructor
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N/A
Most Common Non-Instructional Employee
N/A Employees

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In false, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Compass Career College were N/A with N/A employees; N/A with N/A employees; and N/A with N/A employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Sex

This chart shows the sex split between each academic rank present at Compass Career College.

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