Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence

Tel: (216)861-3222
218 students
Public institution
School Highlights:
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence serves 218 students (71% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 30%.
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence is one of 17 community colleges within Cuyahoga County, OH.
The nearest community college is Cleveland Institute of Electronics (0.30 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 50% over five years.
College Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence 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 21 staff
61 staff
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 218 has declined by 37% over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 is less than the national average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 218 students 1,296 students
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 154 students
814 students
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 64 students
1,040 students
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
9%
1%
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence American Indian/Alaskan (2008-2013)
% Hispanic
9%
21%
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
64%
15%
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence Black (2006-2013)
% White
16%
51%
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence White (2006-2013)
% Unknown races
2%
3%
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence Unknown (2008-2013)
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence 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. 0.55 0.68
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $11,964 is more than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has declined by 15% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $11,964 is more than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has declined by 15% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $11,964 $5,660
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $11,964 $10,250
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Cuyahoga County, OH private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $17,109 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Cuyahoga County, OH is 70%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Cuyahoga County, OH 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 0.50, which is lower than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Cuyahoga County, OH is Sanford-Brown College-Middleburg Heights. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.