Missouri percent of borrowers at 2-year colleges in 18 default on student loans


At State Fair Community College, 24  percent of borrowers who started repaying student loans in 2014 defaulted on those loans by the end of 2016, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

The data includes two-year public colleges. The Federal Student Aid Office compiles data on schools receiving federal student aid who entered repayment on selected federal loans in the given fiscal year and defaulted before the end of the second fiscal year.

In total, 20 two-year institutions based in Missouri reported 19,460 students entered repayment on student loans in 2014. And 3,415 – or 17.55 percent, above the national rate of 11.5 percent – defaulted on those loans

Missouri 2-year schools with highest default rates

RankSchoolCityNumber of Borrowers in RepayNumber of Borrowers in DefaultDefault Rate (%)
1State Fair Community College                                     Sedalia             1,48835423.7
2Three Rivers College                                             Poplar Bluff        85119823.2
3Metro Business College                                           Cape Girardeau      4008621.5
4Mineral Area College                                             Park Hills          75015020.0
5Moberly Area Community College                                   Moberly             1,26024619.5
6East Central College                                             Union               68913119.0
7Ozarks Technical Community College                               Springfield         4,35382919.0
8Metropolitan Community College                                   Kansas City         2,17240818.7
9Crowder College                                                  Neosho              78014518.5
10Jefferson College                                                Hillsboro           1,10019117.3
11Midwest Institute                                                Fenton              1432416.7
12North Central Missouri College                                   Trenton             4337116.3
13Missouri State University

- West Plains                          

West Plains         5288415.9
14American Trade School                                            Saint Ann           811012.3
15Saint Louis Community College                                    Saint Louis         2,02824812.2
16Saint Charles Community College                                  Cottleville         7968710.9
17Pinnacle Career Institute                                        Kansas City         94710310.8
18State Technical College Of Missouri                              Linn                445398.7
19Wellspring School Of Allied Health                               Kansas City         9755.1
20Texas County Technical Institute                                 Houston             11965.0
Source: U.S. Department of Education Federal Student Aid Office

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