Johnson County Community College

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  • Learning comes first at JCCC. The college delivers lifelong educational programs and services that are convenient and accessible; provides professional training opportunities; provides opportunities for personal growth and cultural enrichment; maintains a caring, supportive environment; stimulates economic development and is accountable to its stakeholders.

School Highlights

Johnson County Community College serves 18,373 students (30% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 35:1 is higher than the state community college average of 26:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 36%.

Top Rankings

Johnson County Community College ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in Kansas for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 526 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Johnson County Community College(KS) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Transfer-High NontraditionalAssociate's Colleges: High Vocational & Technical-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty526 staff66 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Johnson County Community College has declined by 5% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 35:1 has increased from 31:1 over five years.
The Johnson County Community College diversity score of 0.49 is less than the state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has grown by 7% over five years.
Total Enrollment18,373 students1,667 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio35:126:1
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# Full-Time Students5,551 students682 students
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# Part-Time Students12,822 students985 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
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% Asian
4%
3%
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% Hispanic
8%
12%
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% Black
6%
9%
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% White
70%
64%
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% Two or more races
3%
3%
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% Non Resident races
3%
3%
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% Unknown races
5%
5%
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Diversity Score0.490.56
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College Completion Rate
22%
36%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$39,000$34,000
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $3,090 is less than the state average of $3,378. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $6,180 is more than the state average of $4,337. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$3,090$3,378
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Out-State Tuition Fees$6,180$4,337
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid65%90%
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Median Debt for Graduates$9,000$9,000
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Median Debt for Dropouts$4,000$5,495
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Source: 2019 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • With more than 34,000 students enrolled in credit and continuing education classes each semester, Johnson County Community College is the state's third largest institution of higher education and the largest of its 19 community colleges. JCCC offers a full range of undergraduate credit courses that form the first two years of most college curricula. The college has more than 100 transfer agreements with area colleges and universities that ensure admittance to specific programs such as business, engineering and education. JCCC students are able to begin their first two years of a four-year degree program here and complete that degree on schedule. JCCC's continuing education program is the largest, most comprehensive in the Kansas City area. Through the Center for Business and Technology, participants can take courses in management and computer application or seminars and workshops that lead to professional certification and licensure. Personal enrichment classes, on topics ranging from gardening to money management, are also offered, while nationally and internationally performing and visual artists appear in the performance spaces and Gallery of Art in JCCC's Carlsen Center. The campus, centrally located in the county on 234 acres, opened in 1972. There are 18 major buildings on campus. Currently under construction are the Regnier Center for Technology and Business and the Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art.

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Johnson County Community College is Brown Mackie College-Kansas City (2.1 miles away).
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Did You Know?
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Kansas community colleges have a diversity score of 0.56, which is lower than the national average of 0.73. The most diverse community college in Kansas is Donnelly College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.