National American University-Independence

3620 South Arrowhead Avenue
Independence, MO 64057
Tel: (816)412-7700
622 students
Public institution
School Highlights
National American University-Independence serves 622 students (5% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 37%.
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 16 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
College National American University-Independence Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate / Associates 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 16 staff 61 staff

Student Body

The student population of 622 has grown by 49% over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 19% over five years.
Total Enrollment 622 students 1,315 students
National American University-Independence Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 28 students
815 students
National American University-Independence Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 594 students
1,061 students
National American University-Independence Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
National American University-Independence Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
1%
5%
National American University-Independence Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
5%
20%
National American University-Independence Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
25%
15%
National American University-Independence Black (2006-2013)
% White
62%
49%
National American University-Independence White (2006-2013)
% Hawaiian
1%
-
National American University-Independence Hawaiian (2008-2013)
% Two or more races
6%
3%
National American University-Independence More (2010-2013)
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. 0.55 0.70
National American University-Independence Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $12,315 is more than the state average of $5,590. The in-state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $12,315 is more than the state average of $10,086. The out-state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $12,315 $5,590
National American University-Independence In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $12,315 $10,086
National American University-Independence Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

Did You Know?
Jackson County, MO 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 0.56, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Jackson County, MO is Concorde Career Colleges. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.