National American University-Independence

3620 South Arrowhead Avenue
Independence, MO 64057
Tel: (816)412-7700
622 students
Private for-profit
School Highlights:
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National American University-Independence serves 622 students (4.50% of students are full-time).
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The college's student:teacher ratio of 39:1 is higher than the community college average of -:1.
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Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 28%.
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National American University-Independence is one of 7 community colleges within Jackson County, MO.
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The nearest community college is Vatterott College-Kansas City (6.14 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 16 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
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 49% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 39:1 has stayed the same 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 28% over five years.
Total Enrollment 622 students 1,282 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 39:1 21:1
# Full-Time Students 28 students
810 students
# Part-Time Students 594 students
1,017 students
% Asian
1%
2%
% Hawaiian
1%
1%
% Hispanic
5%
7%
% Black
25%
12%
% White
63%
57%
% Two or more races
6%
2%
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 $5,694. 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 $5,694
Out-State Tuition Fees $12,315 $10,252
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 75%
89%
Source: 2005 (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 higher than the national average of 0.48. The most diverse community college in Jackson, MO is Concorde Career Colleges. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.