Metropolitan Community College Area

Tel: (402)457-2400
15,752 students
Public institution
Metropolitan Community College is a comprehensive, full-service public community college supported by the taxpayers of Dodge, Douglas, Sarpy and Washington counties. MCC provides high quality educational programs and services, primarily in career preparation and general education, to people of all ages and educational backgrounds.
School Highlights:
Metropolitan Community College Area serves 15,752 students (38% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 25%.
Metropolitan Community College Area is one of 9 community colleges within Douglas County, NE.
The nearest community college is Universal College of Healing Arts (2.30 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 596 teachers has grown by 41% over five years.
College Metropolitan Community College Area Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 596 staff
61 staff
Metropolitan Community College Area Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 15,752 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 is less than the national average of 0.68. The school's diversity has declined by 11% over five years.
Total Enrollment 15,752 students 1,296 students
Metropolitan Community College Area Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 5,976 students
814 students
Metropolitan Community College Area Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 9,776 students
1,040 students
Metropolitan Community College Area Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Metropolitan Community College Area Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
Metropolitan Community College Area American Indian/Alaskan (2006-2013)
% Asian
3%
5%
Metropolitan Community College Area Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
10%
21%
Metropolitan Community College Area Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
13%
15%
Metropolitan Community College Area Black (2006-2013)
% White
67%
51%
Metropolitan Community College Area White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
1%
3%
Metropolitan Community College Area More (2007-2013)
% Unknown races
5%
3%
Metropolitan Community College Area Unknown (2007-2013)
% Non Resident races
1%
1%
Metropolitan Community College Area Non Resident (2009-2013)
Metropolitan Community College Area Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
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. 0.52 0.68
Metropolitan Community College Area Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,610 is less than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $3,803 is less than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,610 $5,660
Metropolitan Community College Area In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $3,803 $10,250
Metropolitan Community College Area Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Omaha 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 0.48, which is lower than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Omaha is Vatterott College-Spring Valley. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.