Wright Career College

Tel: (913)385-7700
1,506 students
Private not-for-profit

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School Highlights:
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Wright Career College serves 1,506 students (100.00% of students are full-time).
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The college's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the community college average of -:1.
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Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 33%.
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Wright Career College is one of 4 community colleges within Johnson County, KS.
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The nearest community college is Pinnacle Career Institute-South Kansas City (3.07 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 76 teachers has grown by 171% over five years.
Wright Career College Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private not-for-profit Public
Total Faculty 76 staff
60 staff

Student Body

The student population of 1,506 teachers has grown by 78% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 30:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.73 is more than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 27% over five years.
Total Enrollment 1,506 students 1,288 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1
21:1
# Full-Time Students 1,506 students
814 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
8%
1%
% Asian
6%
2%
% Hispanic
14%
7%
% Black
43%
12%
% White
30%
57%
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. 0.73 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $12,700 is more than the state average of $5,668. The in-state tuition has grown by 26% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $12,700 is more than the state average of $10,252. The out-state tuition has grown by 26% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $12,700 $5,694
Out-State Tuition Fees $12,700 $10,252
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 95%
89%
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

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For Kansas public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,629 per year for in-state students and $4,624 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,345 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.
Kansas 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 0.52, which is higher than the national average of 0.48. The most diverse community college in Kansas is Wright Career College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.