Johnson County Community College

Tel: (913)469-8500
The Organization of Black Collegians is one of many student organizations on campus.
The Organization of Black Collegians is one of many student organizations on campus.
  • 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 19,429 students (33% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 37:1 is higher than the state community college average of 27:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 28%.
  • Johnson County Community College is one of 3 community colleges within Johnson County, KS.
  • The nearest community college is National American University-Overland Park (1.70 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 526 teachers has declined by 18% over five years.
Johnson County Community College(KS) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty526 staff62 staff
Johnson County Community College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 19,429 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 37:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.45 is less than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has grown by 29% over five years.
Total Enrollment19,429 students1,551 students
Johnson County Community College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio37:127:1
Johnson County Community College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students6,332 students653 students
Johnson County Community College Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students13,097 students898 students
Johnson County Community College Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Johnson County Community College Enrollment Breakdown KS All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
Johnson County Community College American Indian/Alaskan (2007-2016)
% Asian
Johnson County Community College Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
Johnson County Community College Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Johnson County Community College Black (2007-2016)
% White
Johnson County Community College White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
Johnson County Community College More (2011-2016)
% Non Resident races
Johnson County Community College Non Resident (2007-2016)
% Unknown races
Johnson County Community College Ethnicity Breakdown KS All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.450.46
Johnson County Community College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
Johnson County Community College Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$39,000$34,000
Johnson County Community College Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $3,090 is less than the state average of $3,503. The in-state tuition has grown by 7% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $6,180 is more than the state average of $4,523. The out-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$3,090$3,503
Johnson County Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees$6,180$4,523
Johnson County Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid63%90%
Johnson County Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$9,000$9,500
Johnson County Community College Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$4,209$5,454
Johnson County Community College Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Source: 2016 (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.

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Did You Know?
For Kansas public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,503 per year for in-state students and $4,523 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,710 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Kansas community colleges have a diversity score of 0.46, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Kansas is Donnelly College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.