Neosho County Community College

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2,602 students
Public institution

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School Highlights:
Neosho County Community College serves 2,602 students (36% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 23%.
Neosho County Community College is the only community colleges within Neosho County, KS.
The nearest community college is Allen County Community College (19 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Neosho County Community College Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 2,602 teachers has grown by 24% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.25 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
2,602 students
1,287 students
Neosho County Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
938 students
832 students
Neosho County Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 1,664 students
1,021 students
Neosho County Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Neosho County Community College sch enrollment Neosho County Community College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
1%
2%
Neosho County Community College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
3%
7%
Neosho County Community College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
7%
12%
Neosho County Community College Black (2006-2012)
% White
86%
66%
Neosho County Community College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
Neosho County Community College More (2010-2012)
Neosho County Community College sch ethnicity Neosho County Community College 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. 0.25 0.45
Neosho County Community College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,638 is less than the state average of $5,845. The in-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $3,638 is less than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,638 $5,845
Neosho County Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $3,638 $10,047
Neosho County Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

• Neosho County Community College (NCCC) traces its beginnings to Chanute Junior College, established in 1936 so that graduates of Chanute High School as well as other area high schools could attend college close to home. Chanute Junior College operated as a part of the public school system and was governed by the Chanute Board of Education until July 1, 1965. • In 1961, State legislation provided the means for the college to become a countywide community junior college, and on July 1, 1965, Chanute Junior College became Neosho County Community Junior College, an institution with its own governing Board of Trustees. Voters in Neosho County passed a bond issue in October 1965, providing for a four-building campus, separate from the high school, to be constructed in the southwestern part of Chanute. The new facilities—two instructional buildings, with one containing an administrative center; a library; and a student center—were ready for use at the start of the 1968 fall semester. Added to the campus was an interdenominational chapel, a gift from the estate of the late Jewel and K.C. Snyder. • Our instructors are all degreed professionals with years of experience in their fields and years of experience in education. The faculty are constantly updating their knowledge and ensuring that the curriculum is in line with transfer institutions, so you will be fully prepared for junior and senior level classes no matter where you transfer to complete your bachelor\'s degree. • NCCC operates on a two semester school year - spring and fall - with a summer term. However, many short-term, on-line and weekend classes are offered within each semester. Our Ottawa campus offers extensive block scheduling and weekend classes to meet the needs of adult students. • The new slogan the College is: The education you need. The attention you deserve. One way we are insuring we are providing the education you need with the attention you deserve, is through the development of on-line courses that will allow you to learn in your home at the times convenient for your life. This semester, six faculty members are working with the College\'s new JICS software package to design learning packages that can be delivered over the internet. These courses will be in our fall schedule and serve as the foundation courses for a full degree program to be delivered in this modality. • Sports Associations Memberships: National Athletic Association, National Junior College Athletic Association

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