Metropolitan Community College-Business & Technology

  • Metropolitan Community College-Business & Technology serving thousands of credit and non-credit students, our Business & Technology campus is Kansas City's headquarters for solid technical education. In addition, the campus provides vital business services and has forged strong partnerships with employers. The campus, near I-435 and Front Street, houses state-of-the art labs for providing hands-on training for its many technical programs.

School Highlights

Metropolitan Community College-Business & Technology serves 852 students (30% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the state community college average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 40%.

Top Rankings

Metropolitan Community College-Business & Technology ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in Missouri for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 23% over five years.
Metropolitan Community College-Business & Technology(MO) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty32 staff102 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Metropolitan Community College-Business & Technology has grown by 20% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The Metropolitan Community College-Business & Technology diversity score of 0.43 is less than the state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has declined by 8% over five years.
Total Enrollment852 students1,850 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio27:114:1
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# Full-Time Students258 students680 students
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# Part-Time Students594 students1,170 students
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% Asian
2%
2%
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% Hispanic
5%
5%
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% Black
13%
10%
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% White
74%
60%
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% Two or more races
4%
4%
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% Unknown races
2%
19%
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Diversity Score0.430.59
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College Completion Rate
21%
32%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$31,900$31,000
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

Median Debt for Graduates$7,078$9,562
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Median Debt for Dropouts$3,859$4,734
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Source: 2020 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Metropolitan Community College-Business & Technology is Vatterott College-Kansas City (6.0 miles away).
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Did You Know?
Kansas City community colleges have a diversity score of 0.57, which is lower than the national average of 0.71. The most diverse community college in Kansas City is Concorde Career College-Kansas City. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.