National American University-Independence

3620 South Arrowhead Avenue
Independence, MO 64057
Tel: (816)412-7700
622 students
Private for-profit
School Highlights:
National American University-Independence serves 622 students (5% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 39:1 is higher than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 20%.
National American University-Independence is one of 7 community colleges within Jackson County, MO.
The nearest community college is Vatterott College-Kansas City (6.1 miles away).

School Overview

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 16 staff 59 staff

Student Body

The student population of 622 teachers has grown by 57% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 39:1 has increased from :1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.33 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 26% over five years.
Total Enrollment
622 students
1,282 students
National American University-Independence Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 39:1 22:1
# Full-Time Students
28 students
810 students
National American University-Independence Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 594 students
1,017 students
National American University-Independence Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
National American University-Independence Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
1%
2%
National American University-Independence Asian (2006-2013)
% Hawaiian
1%
1%
% Hispanic
5%
7%
National American University-Independence Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
25%
12%
National American University-Independence Black (2006-2013)
% White
63%
57%
National American University-Independence White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
6%
2%
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. 0.33 0.53
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 $5,742. 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 $10,294. The out-state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $12,315 $5,742
Out-State Tuition Fees $12,315 $10,294
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 75%
89%
National American University-Independence % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Jackson, 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 0.49, which is lower than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in Jackson, MO is Concorde Career Colleges. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.