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VATTEROTT COLLEGE G-17

225 North 80th St.
Omaha, NE 68114
Tel: (402)392-1300; Admissions: (402)392-1300; Fax: (402)392-2828; Web Site: http://www.vatterott-college.edu/

Description: Proprietary, 2-year, coed. Awards diplomas and transfer associate degrees. Founded 1967. Setting: 1-acre urban campus. Total enrollment: 414. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 14:1. 230 applied, 81% were admitted. 10% from top 10% of their high school class, 40% from top quarter, 50% from top half. Students come from 5 states and territories, 12% from out-of-state, 1% Native American, 4% Hispanic, 29% black, 0.2% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 58% 25 or older. Calendar: semesters. Summer session for credit, internships.

Entrance Requirements: Options: early admission, deferred admission. Required: high school transcript, Wonderlic aptitude test. Recommended: SAT I or ACT. Entrance: moderately difficult. Application deadline: Rolling. Notification: continuous.

Costs Per Year: Application fee: $0. Tuition: $17,918 full-time. Mandatory fees: $900 full-time.

Collegiate Environment: Orientation program. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices. Main library plus 1 other with 1,900 books, 22 serials, and an OPAC. 50 computers available on campus for general student use. Staffed computer lab on campus.