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Metropolitan Community College - Kansas City is a public institution situated in Kansas City, Missouri. The location of MCC is great for students who prefer living in an urban area.

6,522 Full-Time Undergraduates
$5,490 Avg In-State Tuition

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Metropolitan Community College - Kansas City Rankings

Our rankings are based on an outcomes-based approach rather than subjective ones used by other media outlets. As such, we utilize data from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard, among other sources. Visit our rankings and methodology section to learn more.

MCC has been awarded the following overall awards by our latest rankings.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#138 Most Popular Associate’s Degree Trade Schools Tweet It - Post It
#488 Most Popular Undergraduate Certificate Trade Schools Tweet It - Post It

Program Level Awards

These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at MCC.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#7 Most Popular Industrial Production Technology Undergraduate Certificate Trade Schools Tweet It - Post It
#16 Most Popular Mechanical Engineering Technology Associate’s Degree Trade Schools Tweet It - Post It
#24 Most Popular Engineering Technologies Undergraduate Certificate Trade Schools Tweet It - Post It
#66 Most Popular Allied Health & Medical Assisting Services Associate’s Degree Trade Schools Tweet It - Post It
#90 Best Value Allied Health & Medical Assisting Services Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It

Where Is Metropolitan Community College - Kansas City?

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Contact details for MCC are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 3200 Broadway, Kansas City, MO 64111-2429
Phone: 816-604-1000
Website: www.mcckc.edu

Can I Afford MCC?

$5,490 In-State Tuition
6% Take Out Loans
15.1% Loan Default Rate
For the 2017-2018 academic year, part-time MCC students paid $183 per credit hour if they lived in-state. Out-of-state students paid $239 per credit hour. The costs for full-time students are given in the table below.

In State Out of State
Tuition $5,490 $7,170
Fees $240 $240
Books and Supplies $1,600 $1,600

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At MCC, approximately 6% of students took out student loans averaging $4,430 a year. That adds up to $17,720 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at MCC is 15.1%. Watch out! This is significantly higher than the national default rate of 10.1%, which means you could have trouble paying back your student loans if you take any out.

Metropolitan Community College - Kansas City Undergraduate Student Diversity

6,522 Full-Time Undergraduates
56% Women
37% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 15,770 undergraduate students at MCC, with 6,522 being full-time and 9,248 being part-time.

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Gender Diversity

Of the 6,522 full-time undergraduates at MCC, 44% are male and 56% are female.

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Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of Metropolitan Community College - Kansas City students is as follows.

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Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 223
Black or African American 812
Hispanic or Latino 854
White 3,836
International Students 131
Other Races/Ethnicities 666

Over 53 countries are represented at MCC. The most popular countries sending students to the school are Vietnam, Tanzania, and Kenya.

Online Learning at Metropolitan Community College - Kansas City

1,766 Took All Classes Online
5,264 Took At Least One Class Online
-0.2% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2017-2018, 5,264 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at MCC has changed over the last few years.

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Online Growth Rankings of MCC

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Metropolitan Community College - Kansas City was -0.2%. This is the #1,761 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at MCC regardless of major.

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

Metropolitan Community College - Kansas City Trade School Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Basic Certificate Associate’s Undergraduate Certificate TOTAL
Other Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians 2 23 77 102
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation & Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician 66 4 9 79
Welding Technology/Welder 64 11 0 75
Automotive Engineering Technology/Technician 0 33 18 51
Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician & Veterinary Assistant 16 30 0 46
General Drafting & Design Technology/Technician 34 8 0 42
Machine Shop Technology/Assistant 27 1 3 31
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician 0 10 18 28
Physical Therapy Technician/Assistant 0 26 0 26
General Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences 0 26 0 26
Surgical Technology/Technologist 0 21 0 21
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist 0 20 0 20
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training 0 0 20 20
Dental Assisting/Assistant 0 6 13 19
Occupational Therapist Assistant 0 15 0 15
Building/Property Maintenance 14 0 0 14
Engineering Technology 0 12 2 14
Environmental Engineering Technology/Environmental Technology 0 1 2 3
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) 0 1 2 3
Autobody/Collision & Repair Technology/Technician 0 1 0 1
Surveying Technology/Surveying 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 223 249 164 636

References

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

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