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 21:1.
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 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 60 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 0:1 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
1,269 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 39:1 21:1
# Full-Time Students
28 students
810 students
# Part-Time Students 594 students
1,017 students
National American University-Independence sch enrollment National American University-Independence sta enrollment
% Asian
1%
2%
% Hawaiian
1%
1%
% Hispanic
5%
7%
% Black
25%
12%
% White
63%
57%
% Two or more races
6%
2%
National American University-Independence sch ethnicity National American University-Independence 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. 0.33 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $12,315 is more than the state average of $5,740. 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 $10,252. The out-state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $12,315 $5,740
National American University-Independence In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $12,315 $10,252
National American University-Independence Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 75%
89%
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
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.