Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence

Tel: (216)861-3222
218 students
Private for-profit
School Highlights:
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence serves 218 students (71% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 20%.
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence is one of 17 community colleges within Cuyahoga County, OH.
The nearest community college is Cleveland Institute of Electronics (0.3 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 50% over five years.
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 21 staff
59 staff
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 218 teachers has declined by 27% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 175:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
218 students
1,282 students
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
22:1
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
154 students
810 students
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 64 students
1,017 students
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
9%
1%
% Hispanic
9%
7%
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
64%
12%
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence Black (2006-2013)
% White
16%
57%
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence White (2006-2013)
% Unknown races
2%
3%
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence Ethnicity Breakdown Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
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. 0.54 0.53
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $11,964 is more than the state average of $5,742. The in-state tuition has declined by 15% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $11,964 is more than the state average of $10,294. The out-state tuition has declined by 15% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $11,964 $5,742
Out-State Tuition Fees $11,964 $10,294
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 100%
89%
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

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The average community college acceptance rate in Cuyahoga, OH is 70%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Cuyahoga, OH 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 0.42, which is lower than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in Cuyahoga, OH is Cleveland Institute of Electronics. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.