Kansas City Kansas Community College

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2017 Undergraduate Tuition

$2,580

0% growth from 2016

2017 Average Net Price

$12,986

After Financial Aid

2016 Student Loan

8.18%

Default Rate

2017 Enrolled Students

5,825

34.9% Full-Time

2017 Graduation Rate

26.9%

153 Graduates

About

Kansas City Kansas Community College is a higher education institution located in Wyandotte County, KS. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Kansas City Kansas Community College were .

In 2017, 1,244 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Kansas City Kansas Community College. 58.4% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 41.6% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were white (686 degrees), 2.96 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (232 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Kansas City Kansas Community College is $2,580, which is $-4,834 less than the national average for Associates Colleges ($7,414).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Kansas City Kansas Community College is $2,580, which is $-4,834 less than the national average for Associates Colleges ($7,414).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $12,986.

In 2017, 52% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 17% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$2,580

2017 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2017, the cost of tuition at Kansas City Kansas Community College was $2,580. The cost of tuition at Kansas City Kansas Community College is $-4,834 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for Associates Colleges ($7,414).

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Average Net Price

$12,986

2017 Value

3.37%

1 Year Growth

In 2017 Kansas City Kansas Community College had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $12,986. Between 2016 and 2017, the average net price of Kansas City Kansas Community College grew by 3.37%.

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Other Student Expenses

$8,246

Room and Board

$1,346

Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Kansas City Kansas Community College was of $8,246 in 2017. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,346. The cost of room and board increased by 0.869% between 2016 and 2017. The cost of books and supplies increased by 17.5% during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

52%

Of Undergraduates Receive Grants

17%

Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

52% of undergraduate students at Kansas City Kansas Community College received grants or loans in 2017. This represents a decline of 7.14% with respect to 2016, when 56% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.

8.18%

2016 Default Rate

91

Number of Defaults

In 2016 the default rate for borrower's at Kansas City Kansas Community College was 8.18%, which represents 91 out of the 1112 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Enrollment

Kansas City Kansas Community College has a total enrollment of 5,825 students. The full-time enrollment at Kansas City Kansas Community College is 2,035 students and the part-time enrollment is 3,790. This means that 34.9% of students enrolled at Kansas City Kansas Community College are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Kansas City Kansas Community College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 44.5% White, 20.7% Black or African American, 19.3% Hispanic or Latino, 4.69% Two or More Races, 3.85% Asian, 0.429% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.189% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at Kansas City Kansas Community College in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority White Female (24.5%), followed by White Male (18.1%) and Hispanic or Latino Female (12.4%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

34.9%

Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Kansas City Kansas Community College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 5,825 students. The full-time enrollment at Kansas City Kansas Community College is 2,035 and the part-time enrollment is 3,790. This means that 34.9% of students enrolled at Kansas City Kansas Community College are enrolled full-time compared with 36% at similar Associates Colleges.

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Retention Rate over Time

60%

2017 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Kansas City Kansas Community College was 60%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Associates Colleges (61%), Kansas City Kansas Community College had a retention rate lower than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    2,590

  2. Black or African American

    1,204

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    1,122

The enrolled student population at Kansas City Kansas Community College is 44.5% White, 20.7% Black or African American, 19.3% Hispanic or Latino, 4.69% Two or More Races, 3.85% Asian, 0.429% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.189% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Associates Colleges is 45.9% White, 25.3% Hispanic or Latino, and 12.8% Black or African American.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 133 students (2.28%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2017, 210 more women than men received degrees from Kansas City Kansas Community College. The majority of degree recipients at Kansas City Kansas Community College are white (686 degrees awarded). There were 2.96 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (232 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Kansas City Kansas Community College is N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Kansas City Kansas Community College, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Communication Technologies (26 degrees awarded), Construction (39 degrees), and Mechanical Technologies (110 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Kansas City Kansas Community College are Elementary & middle school teachers (65,213 people), Construction managers (34,792 people), Other managers (34,772 people), Chief executives & legislators (16,390 people), and Lawyers, & judges, magistrates, & other judicial workers (15,075 people).

The most specialized majors at Kansas City Kansas Community College are Communication Technologies (26 degrees awarded), Construction (39 degrees), Mechanical Technologies (110 degrees), Precision Production (41 degrees), and Liberal Arts & Humanities (329 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Kansas City Kansas Community College are Surgeons, Physicians, Chief executives & legislators, Information security analysts, and Lawyers, & judges, magistrates, & other judicial workers

The most specialized majors at Kansas City Kansas Community College are Communication Technologies (26 degrees awarded), Construction (39 degrees), Mechanical Technologies (110 degrees), Precision Production (41 degrees), and Liberal Arts & Humanities (329 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Kansas City Kansas Community College are Elementary & secondary schools (103,832 people), Construction (81,703 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (32,403 people), Restaurants & Food Services (32,252 people), and General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (22,722 people).

The most specialized majors at Kansas City Kansas Community College are Communication Technologies (26 degrees awarded), Construction (39 degrees), Mechanical Technologies (110 degrees), Precision Production (41 degrees), and Liberal Arts & Humanities (329 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Kansas City Kansas Community College.

Most Common

  1. N/A

    N/A degrees awarded

  2. N/A

    N/A degrees awarded

  3. N/A

    N/A degrees awarded

In false, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Kansas City Kansas Community College was N/A with N/A degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men

  1. 517

  2. 727

In 2017, 517 degrees were awarded to men at Kansas City Kansas Community College, which is 0.711 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (727).

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Most Common Male Majors

In false, 122 degrees were awarded to men at Kansas City Kansas Community College in Liberal Arts & Sciences, which is 0.589 times less than the 207 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In false, 207 degrees were awarded to women at Kansas City Kansas Community College in Liberal Arts & Sciences, which is 1.7 times more than the 122 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

24%

100% Completion Time

29%

150% Completion Time

In 2017, 24% of students graduating from Kansas City Kansas Community College completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 29% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 30% within 200%.

The following chart shows these completion rates over time compared to the average for the Associates Colleges Carnegie Classification group.

Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.

Hispanic or Latino Male

Highest Graduation Rate (34%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Kansas City Kansas Community College is Male and Hispanic or Latino (34% graduation rate). Across all Associates Colleges, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (68.1%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 1.31% of graduates (2 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    686 degrees awarded

  2. Black or African American

    232 degrees awarded

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    191 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Kansas City Kansas Community College is white (686 degrees awarded). There were 2.96 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (232 degrees).

1.77% of degree recipients (22 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic

  1. White Female

    404 degrees awarded

  2. White Male

    282 degrees awarded

  3. Black or African American Female

    138 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Kansas City Kansas Community College is white female (404 degrees awarded). There were 1.43 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white male (282 degrees).

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Operations

Kansas City Kansas Community College has an endowment valued at nearly $878k, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $-1.05M (-119%), compared to the 2.22% average return ($81.1k on $3.66M) across all Associates Colleges.

In 2017, Kansas City Kansas Community College had a total salary expenditure of $69.5M. Kansas City Kansas Community College employs 96 Instructors, 33 Professors, and 18 Associate professors. Most academics at Kansas City Kansas Community College are Female Instructors (55), Male Instructors(41), and Male Professors (20).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Kansas City Kansas Community College are: Office and Administrative Support, with 86 employees, Management, with 51 employees, and Service with 42 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$878k

2017 Endowment

25.1%

growth from 2016

Kansas City Kansas Community College has an endowment valued at about $878k, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The endowment of Kansas City Kansas Community College grew 25.1% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $2.78M lower than than the median endowment of Associates Colleges according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

This line chart shows how the endowment at Kansas City Kansas Community College (in red) compares to that of some similar universities.

The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Associates Colleges: High Career & Technical-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts

  1. $1.25M - Federal

  2. $573k - State

  3. $0 - Local

As of 2017, Kansas City Kansas Community College received $1.25M in grants and contracts from the federal government, $573k from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$31.6M

2017 Salaries

6.54%

decline from 2016

In 2017, Kansas City Kansas Community College paid a median of $31.6M in salaries, which represents 45.5% of their overall expenditure ($69.5M) and a 6.54% decline from the previous year. This is compared to a 6.77% growth from 2015 and a 4.21% growth from 2014.

The median for similar Associates Colleges is 14.9M (41.7% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$11.1M

Instructional Salaries

160

Number of Employees

In 2017, Kansas City Kansas Community College paid a total of $11.1M to 160 employees working as instructors, which represents 35.2% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $2.2M (28.2%) for similar Associates Colleges: High Career & Technical-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Instructor

Most Common Instructor

96 Employees

Office and Administrative Support

Most Common Non-Instructional Employee

86 Employees

In 2017, the most common positions for instructional staff at Kansas City Kansas Community College were Instructor with 96 employees; Professor with 33 employees; and Professor with 18 employees.

In 2017, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Kansas City Kansas Community College were Office and Administrative Support with 86 employees; Management with 51 employees; and Service with 42 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic

  1. Female Instructor

  2. Male Instructor

  3. Male Professor

In 2017, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Kansas City Kansas Community College was Female Instructor with 55 employees, Male Instructor with 41 employees, and Male Professor with 20 employees.

This chart shows the gender split between each academic rank present at Kansas City Kansas Community College.

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