National American University-Independence

School Highlights

National American University-Independence serves 83 students (5% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the state community college average of 24:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 42%.

Top Placements

National American University-Independence places among the top 20% of community colleges in Missouri for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 15 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
National American University-Independence(MO) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelFour or more yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate for-profitPrivate, for profit
Total Faculty15 staff41 staff
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Student Body

The student population of National American University-Independence has declined by 87% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has decreased from 43:1 over five years.
The National American University-Independence diversity score of 0.61 is equal to the state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has grown by 23% over five years.
Total Enrollment83 students606 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio6:124:1
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# Full-Time Students4 students606 students
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# Part-Time Students79 students501 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
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% Asian
-
2%
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% Hispanic
6%
4%
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% Black
27%
10%
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% White
56%
58%
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% Hawaiian
2%
-
% Two or more races
2%
3%
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% Unknown races
6%
20%
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Diversity Score0.610.61
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$41,200$31,000
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Finances and Admission

The private state tuition of $13,071 is less than the state average of $13,920. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$13,071$13,920
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid100%91%
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Median Debt for Graduates$24,619$11,083
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Median Debt for Dropouts$10,500$5,675
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Source: 2019 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to National American University-Independence is Metropolitan Community College-Blue River (2.5 miles away).
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Did You Know?
For Missouri public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,825 per year for in-state students and $5,579 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,920 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Missouri is 84%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Missouri community colleges have a diversity score of 0.61, which is lower than the national average of 0.73. The most diverse community college in Missouri is Concorde Career College-Kansas City. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.