North Central Missouri College

Tel: (660)359-3948
1,775 students
Public institution
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North Central Missouri College provides comprehensive higher educational programs and services that are academically, geographically, and financially accessible to the residents and the communities of north central Missouri. North Central Missouri College promotes awareness of both the freedom and the responsibility associated with education. The College encourages free-flowing ideas and responsible action and emphasizes self-reliance, productivity, and a lifelong commitment to learning. The College, an open-admission community college, is committed to delivering quality instruction and support services to the broad range of students who can benefit from formal instruction.
School Highlights
North Central Missouri College serves 1,775 students (52% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is equalto than the state community college average of 29:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 33%.
North Central Missouri College is the only community colleges within Grundy County, MO.
The nearest community college is Wentworth Military Academy & College (63.00 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 62 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
College North Central Missouri College 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 62 staff
62 staff
North Central Missouri College Total Faculty (2006-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 1,775 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 has increased from 25:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 100% over five years.
Total Enrollment 1,775 students 1,371 students
North Central Missouri College Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 29:1
22:1
North Central Missouri College Student Staff (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 927 students
779 students
North Central Missouri College Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
# Part-Time Students 848 students
1,083 students
North Central Missouri College Part-Time Students (2006-2014)
North Central Missouri College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Hispanic
1%
20%
North Central Missouri College Hispanic (2006-2014)
% Black
2%
15%
North Central Missouri College Black (2006-2014)
% White
94%
49%
North Central Missouri College White (2006-2014)
% Unknown races
2%
6%
North Central Missouri College Unknown (2011-2014)
% Non Resident races
1%
1%
North Central Missouri College Non Resident (2012-2014)
North Central Missouri College 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. 0.12 0.70
North Central Missouri College Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,017 is less than the state average of $5,664. The in-state tuition has grown by 14% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $5,340 is less than the state average of $10,360. The out-state tuition has grown by 14% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,017 $5,664
North Central Missouri College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
Out-State Tuition Fees $5,340 $10,360
North Central Missouri College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)

Sports

Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, SoftballBaseball, Basketball,
Softball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 11 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Baptist Student Union, Delta Epsilon Chi Marketing and Managment Club, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, NCMC Players, PAS Agriculture Club, Phi Mu Epsilon Sorority, Psychology/Sociology Club, Residence Hall Association, Student Missouri State Teachers Association, Student Nurses' Association, Student Senate NCMC Players, Student Senate, Baptist Student Union,
Delta Epsilon Chi Marketing and Managment Club,
Fellowship of Christian Athletes,
PAS Agriculture Club,
Phi Mu Epsilon Sorority,
Psychology/Sociology Club,
Residence Hall Association,
Student Missouri State Teachers Association,
Student Nurses' Association,
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • North Central Missouri College is truly a remarkable college known for its academic excellence and strong sense of community. We believe our educational institution signifies choice and value. It is people gathering to investigate, discover, seek opportunities, and embark upon countless challenges for betterment. North Central Missouri College is a community college founded in 1925. We exist to serve the residents of north central Missouri and offer many types of courses and programs, including classes that transfer to four-year colleges and courses that develop specific career skills. As a community college, NCMC serves the special needs of this particular area with its programs and services. We offer University transfer programs, career programs, individual courses for personal or professional growth, short courses and seminars on a credit or non-credit basis, student services and activities including counseling, testing, career planning, financial aid, athletics, intramurals and student activities. We also offers adult education and literacy, cultural enrichment programs, upward bound-a college-prep program for selected high school students and sss-a college success program funded by a federal TRIO grant. The College began a beautification effort several years ago and have enhanced the scenery of our campus with lush shrubs, lawns, and reflective areas on campus. Our Ketcham Center is the home of our competitive sports programs, but also provides you a membership ensuring an active lifestyle while on campus. Our Cross Hall Allied Health building and Barton Agriculture campus offer state of the art technologies.  Plans are underway to renovate Geyer Hall.

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Did You Know?
For Missouri public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,484 per year for in-state students and $5,948 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,351 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Missouri is 82%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Missouri 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 0.51, which is higher than the national average of 0.50. The most diverse community college in Missouri is Sanford-Brown College-Fenton. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.