North Central Missouri College

1,786 students
Public institution

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North Central Missouri College provides comprehensive higher educational programs and services that are academically, geographically, and financially accessible to the residents and the communities of north central Missouri. North Central Missouri College promotes awareness of both the freedom and the responsibility associated with education. The College encourages free-flowing ideas and responsible action and emphasizes self-reliance, productivity, and a lifelong commitment to learning. The College, an open-admission community college, is committed to delivering quality instruction and support services to the broad range of students who can benefit from formal instruction.
School Highlights:
North Central Missouri College serves 1,786 students (51% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American), which is less than the state average of 20%.
North Central Missouri College is the only community colleges within Grundy County, MO.
The nearest community college is Wentworth Military Academy & Junior College (63 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
North Central Missouri 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 1,786 teachers has grown by 18% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of -:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.04 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 33% over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,786 students
1,287 students
North Central Missouri College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
918 students
832 students
North Central Missouri College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 868 students
1,021 students
North Central Missouri College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
North Central Missouri College sch enrollment North Central Missouri College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Asian
- 2%
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
North Central Missouri College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
North Central Missouri College Black (2006-2011)
% White
North Central Missouri College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
North Central Missouri College sch ethnicity North Central Missouri 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. 0.04 0.45
North Central Missouri College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,780 is less than the state average of $5,890. The in-state tuition has grown by 7% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $4,950 is less than the state average of $10,050. The out-state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,780 $5,890
North Central Missouri College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $4,950 $10,050
North Central Missouri College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

North Central Missouri College is truly a remarkable college known for its academic excellence and strong sense of community. We believe our educational institution signifies choice and value. It is people gathering to investigate, discover, seek opportunities, and embark upon countless challenges for betterment. North Central Missouri College is a community college founded in 1925. We exist to serve the residents of north central Missouri and offer many types of courses and programs, including classes that transfer to four-year colleges and courses that develop specific career skills. As a community college, NCMC serves the special needs of this particular area with its programs and services. We offer University transfer programs, career programs, individual courses for personal or professional growth, short courses and seminars on a credit or non-credit basis, student services and activities including counseling, testing, career planning, financial aid, athletics, intramurals and student activities. We also offers adult education and literacy, cultural enrichment programs, upward bound-a college-prep program for selected high school students and sss-a college success program funded by a federal TRIO grant. The College began a beautification effort several years ago and have enhanced the scenery of our campus with lush shrubs, lawns, and reflective areas on campus. Our new Ketcham Center is the home of our competitive sports programs, but also provides you a membership ensuring an active lifestyle while on campus. Plans are underway to build a new Allied Health building, renovate and restore our landmark Geyer building, and construct a new Student Services building.

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