Colorado Technical University-Kansas City

520 E 19th Ave, North Kansas City
MO, 64116
Tel: (816)303-7799
211 students
Private for-profit
School Highlights:
Colorado Technical University-Kansas City serves 211 students (61% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 20%.
Colorado Technical University-Kansas City is the only community colleges within Clay County, MO.
The nearest community college is Donnelly College (4.5 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Colorado Technical University-Kansas City Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 211 teachers has declined by 70% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 45:1 has increased from 36:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.40 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 11% over five years.
Total Enrollment
211 students
1,275 students
Colorado Technical University-Kansas City Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
128 students
829 students
Colorado Technical University-Kansas City Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 83 students
1,020 students
Colorado Technical University-Kansas City Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Colorado Technical University-Kansas City sch enrollment Colorado Technical University-Kansas City sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan 2% 1%
% Asian 1%
2%
Colorado Technical University-Kansas City Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian - 1%
% Hispanic 4%
7%
Colorado Technical University-Kansas City Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black 15%
12%
Colorado Technical University-Kansas City Black (2006-2012)
% White 76%
66%
Colorado Technical University-Kansas City White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races 3%
2%
Colorado Technical University-Kansas City More (2007-2012)
Colorado Technical University-Kansas City sch ethnicity Colorado Technical University-Kansas City sta ethnicity
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. 0.40 0.45
Colorado Technical University-Kansas City Diversity Score (2006-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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