National American University-Independence

3620 Arrowhead Avenue, Independence
MO, 64057-1791
Tel: (816)412-7700
757 students
Private for-profit
School Highlights:
National American University-Independence serves 757 students (7% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Black), which is less 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

The teacher population of - 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

Student Body

The student population of 757 teachers has grown by 92% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of -:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.33 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 26% over five years.
Total Enrollment
757 students
1,283 students
National American University-Independence Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
56 students
832 students
National American University-Independence Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 701 students
1,021 students
National American University-Independence Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
National American University-Independence sch enrollment National American University-Independence sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
-
1%
% Asian
-
2%
National American University-Independence Asian (2006-2011)
% Hawaiian
1%
1%
% Hispanic
3%
7%
National American University-Independence Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
12%
12%
National American University-Independence Black (2006-2012)
% White
81%
66%
National American University-Independence White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
3%
2%
National American University-Independence More (2010-2012)
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 0.45
National American University-Independence Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $11,919 is more than the state average of $5,845. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $11,919 is more than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $11,919 $5,845
National American University-Independence In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $11,919 $10,047
National American University-Independence Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Jackson County, MO public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $9,279 per year for in-state students and $10,089 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $12,976 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Jackson County, MO is 100%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Jackson County, 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 0.45. The most diverse community college in Jackson County, MO is Concorde Career Colleges. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.