National American University-Independence

3620 Arrowhead Avenue
Independence, MO 64057-1791
Tel: (816)412-7700
646 students
Private for-profit
School Highlights
National American University-Independence serves 646 students (5% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 43:1 is higher than the state community college average of 29:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 33%.
National American University-Independence is one of 6 community colleges within Jackson County, MO.
The nearest community college is Vatterott College-Kansas City (6.10 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
College National American University-Independence Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 15 staff 62 staff

Student Body

The student population of 646 has declined by 13% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 43:1 has increased from 39:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.49 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has declined by 46% over five years.
Total Enrollment 646 students 1,371 students
National American University-Independence Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student:Teacher Ratio 43:1 22:1
# Full-Time Students 34 students
779 students
National American University-Independence Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
# Part-Time Students 612 students
1,083 students
National American University-Independence Part-Time Students (2006-2014)
National American University-Independence Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Hispanic
7%
20%
National American University-Independence Hispanic (2006-2014)
% Black
19%
15%
National American University-Independence Black (2006-2014)
% White
68%
49%
National American University-Independence White (2006-2014)
% Hawaiian
3%
-
National American University-Independence Hawaiian (2008-2013)
% Two or more races
3%
3%
National American University-Independence More (2010-2014)
National American University-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. 0.49 0.70
National American University-Independence Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $13,071 is more than the state average of $5,664. The in-state tuition has grown by 14% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $13,071 is more than the state average of $10,360. The out-state tuition has grown by 14% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $13,071 $5,664
National American University-Independence In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
Out-State Tuition Fees $13,071 $10,360
National American University-Independence Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 100%
90%
National American University-Independence % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

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