Johnson County Community College

12345 College Blvd
Overland Park, KS 66210-1299
Tel: (913)469-8500
19,429 students
Public institution
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Learning comes first at JCCC. The college delivers lifelong educational programs and services that are convenient and accessible; provides professional training opportunities; provides opportunities for personal growth and cultural enrichment; maintains a caring, supportive environment; stimulates economic development and is accountable to its stakeholders.
School Highlights
Johnson County Community College serves 19,429 students (33% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 37:1 is higher than the state community college average of 27:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 28%.
Johnson County Community College is one of 4 community colleges within Johnson County, KS.
The nearest community college is National American University-Overland Park (1.70 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 526 teachers has declined by 18% over five years.
College Johnson County Community College (KS) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 526 staff 62 staff

Student Body

The student population of 19,429 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 37:1 has increased from 31:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.46 is equal to the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has declined by 7% over five years.
Total Enrollment 19,429 students 1,383 students
Student:Teacher Ratio 37:1 27:1
# Full-Time Students 6,332 students 682 students
# Part-Time Students 13,097 students 826 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
4%
2%
% Hispanic
7%
9%
% Black
5%
9%
% White
73%
72%
% Two or more races
3%
2%
% Unknown races
4%
5%
% Non Resident races
3%
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Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.46 0.46

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,970 is less than the state average of $3,180. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $5,910 is more than the state average of $4,710. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,970 $3,180
Out-State Tuition Fees $5,910 $4,710
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 63% 90%
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • With more than 34,000 students enrolled in credit and continuing education classes each semester, Johnson County Community College is the state's third largest institution of higher education and the largest of its 19 community colleges. JCCC offers a full range of undergraduate credit courses that form the first two years of most college curricula. The college has more than 100 transfer agreements with area colleges and universities that ensure admittance to specific programs such as business, engineering and education. JCCC students are able to begin their first two years of a four-year degree program here and complete that degree on schedule. JCCC's continuing education program is the largest, most comprehensive in the Kansas City area. Through the Center for Business and Technology, participants can take courses in management and computer application or seminars and workshops that lead to professional certification and licensure. Personal enrichment classes, on topics ranging from gardening to money management, are also offered, while nationally and internationally performing and visual artists appear in the performance spaces and Gallery of Art in JCCC's Carlsen Center. The campus, centrally located in the county on 234 acres, opened in 1972. There are 18 major buildings on campus. Currently under construction are the Regnier Center for Technology and Business and the Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art.

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Did You Know?
For Kansas public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,213 per year for in-state students and $4,249 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,370 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Kansas community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.46, which is lower than the national average of 0.50. The most diverse community college in Kansas is Donnelly College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.