Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence

6400 Rockside Road
Independence, OH 44131-0000
Tel: (216)861-3222
School Highlights
  • Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence serves 193 students (75% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the state community college average of 27:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 27%.
  • Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence is one of 12 community colleges within Cuyahoga County, OH.
  • The nearest community college is Cleveland Institute of Electronics (0.30 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 125% over five years.
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence(OH) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsFour or more years
Institution ControlPublicPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty18 staff35 staff
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 193 has declined by 8% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.58 is more than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has grown by 6% over five years.
Total Enrollment193 students734 students
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio11:127:1
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students145 students450 students
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students48 students284 students
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence Enrollment Breakdown OH All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
-
1%
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence Asian (2008-2009)
% Hispanic
11%
3%
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
58%
12%
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence Black (2007-2016)
% White
26%
73%
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
1%
1%
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence More (2011-2016)
% Unknown races
1%
10%
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence Ethnicity Breakdown OH All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.580.44
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
33%
31%
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$28,700$31,400
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $11,964 is more than the state average of $5,885. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $11,964 is more than the state average of $11,160. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$11,964$5,885
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees$11,964$11,160
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid98%94%
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Graduates$22,940$21,959
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$6,834$7,090
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Acceptance Rate85%69%
Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence Percent Admitted (2009-2010)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Cuyahoga County, OH private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,925 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Cuyahoga County, OH community colleges have a diversity score of 0.31, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Cuyahoga County, OH is Miami-Jacobs Career College-Independence. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.