Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Missouri College is Closing

Ashley Jost of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported today that Missouri College in Brentwood, MO is closing.  Missouri College was a for-profit institution with programs in the health professions and had been recently acquired by Heritage College.  Several news outlets are also reporting that Heritage closed today.

If you are interested in recent trends for closures, access College Closures since 2009 in the index at the right of any College History Garden page.  There are separate tabs for non-profit and for-profit closures.  Each tab includes basic information for each institution, i.e., Carnegie Classification, sector, accrediting agency, and the IPEDS unitid.