Kansas City Kansas Community College

  • Kansas City Kansas Community College is a public, urban, open-door, and comprehensive community college committed to excellence in higher education. Through an accessible and supportive learning environment, the college mission is to provide higher education and lifelong learning to the varied communities, primarily in its service area of Wyandotte and Leavenworth counties.
School Highlights
  • Kansas City Kansas Community College serves 6,198 students (37% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is lower than the state community college average of 27:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 28%.
  • Kansas City Kansas Community College is one of 2 community colleges within Wyandotte County, KS.
  • The nearest community college to Kansas City Kansas Community College is Donnelly College (5.3 miles away).

Top Placements

Kansas City Kansas Community College places among the top 20% of community colleges in Kansas for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 252 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Kansas City Kansas 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 Faculty252 staff62 staff
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Student Body

  • The student population of Kansas City Kansas Community College has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Kansas City Kansas Community College diversity score of 0.62 is more than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment6,198 students1,551 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:127:1
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# Full-Time Students2,276 students653 students
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# Part-Time Students3,922 students898 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
150300
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
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% Asian
2%
2%
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% Hispanic
10%
9%
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% Black
22%
8%
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% White
56%
72%
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% Two or more races
3%
2%
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% Non Resident races
3%
2%
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% Unknown races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.620.46
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College Completion Rate
22%
36%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$33,400$34,000
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Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $2,640 is less than the state average of $3,503. The in-state tuition has grown by 23% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $6,660 is more than the state average of $4,523. The out-state tuition has grown by 26% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$2,640$3,503
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Out-State Tuition Fees$6,660$4,523
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid77%90%
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Median Debt for Graduates$11,000$9,500
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Median Debt for Dropouts$5,998$5,454
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Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Kansas City Kansas Community College seeks to provide an educational environment that encourages a strong commitment to high academic standards that sustains and advances excellence in learning and encourages challenging, innovative, and varied programs, teaching methods, and delivery systems; enhances student intellectual and social development to the fullest extent possible; and stresses the attitudes, behaviors, responsibilities, and skills required for effective learning and citizenship in a multicultural democracy. The college provides transfer education in the liberal arts and sciences, career education in a technical or professional field, general education and support services, continuing education and developmental education. The college provides community services that offer cultural and recreational activities, provide access to college facilities, and that serve as a planning, research, and resource center to the college's varied communities. The college seeks to provide a multicultural environment that reflects and respects diversity and seeks to increase understanding and appreciation of differences. A campus environment that promotes the teaching and learning process through accessible, comfortable, safe, and well-maintained facilities.

Nearby Schools

  • The nearest community college to Kansas City Kansas Community College is Donnelly College (5.3 miles away).
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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 0.65. The most diverse community college in Kansas is Donnelly College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.