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Sanford-Brown College-Houston

Sanford-Brown College-Houston is an Associate's college with 756 students located in Houston, TX.

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Offers Associate Degrees, Open Admissions

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Student Life

Student Life

Student Body

Total Undergraduates 756
Gender 12% Male / 88% Female
Enrollment Breakdown 98% Full Time / 2% Part Time
Socio-Economic Diversity 84% of students received Pell Grants, which are provided by the U.S. government to students from middle and lower income families. It gives you an idea of a school’s socio-economic diversity.
Ethnic Diversity
Percentage
White 8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0%
Multi-racial 0%
International 0%
Hispanic/Latino 32%
Ethnicity Unknown 33%
Black or African American 22%
Asian 4%

Student Services

  • Career And Alumni Services
  • Libraries
  • Remedial Coursework

Academics

Academics

Popular Majors

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician (49%), Cardiovascular Technology/Technologist (20%), Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services, Other (15%), Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician (12%), Anesthesiologist Assistant (1%)

Majors Offered

Associates

Any instructional program in allied health and medical assisting services not listed above.

A program that prepares individuals to assist anesthesiologists and nurse anesthetists in developing and implementing patient anesthesia care plans, including preoperative, surgical theater, recovery room, and postoperative/intensive care procedures. Includes instruction in patient data collection, catheter insertion, airway management and drug administration, assisting the administration and monitoring of regional and peripheral nerve blockades, support therapy, adjusting anesthetic levels during surgery, interoperative monitoring, postoperative procedures, pain clinics and patient education, and administrative tasks.

Job Opportunities:

Medical Assistants
Perform administrative and certain clinical duties under the direction of a physician. Administrative duties may include scheduling appointments, maintaining medical records, billing, and coding information for insurance purposes. Clinical duties may include taking and recording vital signs and medical histories, preparing patients for examination, drawing blood, and administering medications as directed by physician.

A program that prepares individuals to perform invasive, noninvasive, and peripheral examinations of the cardiovascular system at the request of physicians to aid in diagnoses and therapeutic treatments. Includes instruction in reviewing and recording patient histories and clinical data, patient care, investigative and examination procedures, diagnostic procedures, data analysis and documentation, physician consultation, equipment operation and monitoring, and professional standards and ethics.

Job Opportunities:

Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary
Teach courses in health specialties, in fields such as dentistry, laboratory technology, medicine, pharmacy, public health, therapy, and veterinary medicine.
Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians
Conduct tests on pulmonary or cardiovascular systems of patients for diagnostic purposes. May conduct or assist in electrocardiograms, cardiac catheterizations, pulmonary functions, lung capacity, and similar tests. Includes vascular technologists.

A program that prepares individuals, under the supervision of clinical laboratory scientists/medical technologists, to perform routine medical laboratory procedures and tests and to apply preset strategies to record and analyze data. Includes instruction in general laboratory procedures and skills; laboratory mathematics; medical computer applications; interpersonal and communications skills; and the basic principles of hematology, medical microbiology, immunohematology, immunology, clinical chemistry, and urinalysis.

Job Opportunities:

Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary
Teach courses in health specialties, in fields such as dentistry, laboratory technology, medicine, pharmacy, public health, therapy, and veterinary medicine.
Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians
Perform routine medical laboratory tests for the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease. May work under the supervision of a medical technologist.

A program that prepares individuals, under the supervision of physicians, to utilize medical ultrasound techniques to gather sonographic data used to diagnose a variety of conditions and diseases. Includes instruction in obtaining, reviewing, and integrating patient histories and data; patient instruction and care; anatomic, physiologic and pathologic data recording; sonographic data processing; sonography equipment operation; and professional standards and ethics.

Job Opportunities:

Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary
Teach courses in health specialties, in fields such as dentistry, laboratory technology, medicine, pharmacy, public health, therapy, and veterinary medicine.
Diagnostic Medical Sonographers
Produce ultrasonic recordings of internal organs for use by physicians.

Administration & Faculty

President Jeffery D Fowler
Accredited by Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools
Accredited by Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools
Full-time Faculty 16
Student : Faculty Ratio 24 : 1
Faculty Gender (% Male : Female) 12 : 87
Percentage of Faculty Members
No Status Faculty 100

Admissions

Admissions

Selectivity

Selectivity Score: 22/100
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Finance

Finance

Average Net Tuition

The average student pays $17,291 for tuition, fees, and other expenses, after grants and scholarships.

Household Income Real Cost
$0-$30K $16,892
$30K-$48K $18,593
$48K-$75K $20,429
$75K-$110K $21,558

Sticker Price

Total stated tuition is $15,209, in-state and on-campus, before financial aid.

On-Campus Off-Campus
Stated Tuition $15,209 Same as On-Campus
Housing N/A $5,901
Books N/A N/A
Total (before financial aid) $15,209 $21,110

Students Receiving Aid

88% of students receive some form of financial aid.

Undergrads Receiving Aid Average Aid Amount
Federal Loans 89% $8,981
Federal Scholarships/Grants 84% $5,326
Institutional Grants 3% $1,822
Other Federal Grants 6% $3,600
Other Loans 1% $21,150
Pell Grants 84% $5,086
Student Loans 90% $9,133

Alumni and Outcomes

Alumni and Outcomes

Graduation Rates

10% of students graduated on time.

53% of students graduated in six years.

72% of full time students continued studying at this school after freshman year.

Rankings

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