Mid-Plains Community College

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2019 Undergraduate Tuition
$2,820
2.17% growth from 2018
2019 Average Net Price
$7,380
After Financial Aid
2017 Student Loan
10.8%
Default Rate
2019 Enrolled Students
2,125
35.1% Full-Time
2018 Graduation Rate
48.5%
159 Graduates

About

Mid-Plains Community College is a higher education institution located in Lincoln County, NE. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Mid-Plains Community College were .

In 2019, 453 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Mid-Plains Community College. 56.1% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 43.9% awarded men. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients was white (372 degrees), 10.6 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (35 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Mid-Plains Community College is $2,820, which is $−5,004 less than the national average for Associates Colleges ($7,824).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Mid-Plains Community College is $2,820, which is $−5,004 less than the national average for Associates Colleges ($7,824).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $7,380.

In 2019, 48% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 17% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$2,820
2019 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2019, the cost of tuition at Mid-Plains Community College was $2,820. The cost of tuition at Mid-Plains Community College is $−5,004 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for Associates Colleges ($7,824).

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Average Net Price

$7,380
2019 Value
8.34%
1 Year Growth

In 2019 Mid-Plains Community College had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $7,380. Between 2018 and 2019, the average net price of Mid-Plains Community College grew by 8.34%.

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Other Student Expenses

$6,400
Room and Board
$1,600
Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Mid-Plains Community College was of $6,400 in 2019. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,600. The cost of room and board did not change between 2018 and 2019. The cost of books and supplies did not change during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

48%
Of Undergraduates Receive Grants
17%
Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

48% of undergraduate students at Mid-Plains Community College received grants or loans in 2019. This represents a growth of 2.13% with respect to 2018, when 47% 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.
10.8%
2017 Default Rate
40
Number of Defaults

In 2017 the default rate for borrower's at Mid-Plains Community College was 10.8%, which represents 40 out of the 370 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

Mid-Plains Community College has a total enrollment of 2,125 students. The full-time enrollment at Mid-Plains Community College is 745 students and the part-time enrollment is 1,380. This means that 35.1% of students enrolled at Mid-Plains Community College are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Mid-Plains Community College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 84% White, 7.86% Hispanic or Latino, 2.12% Black or African American, 2.12% Two or More Races, 0.612% Asian, 0.612% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.141% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at Mid-Plains Community College in full-time Undergraduate programs are most commonly White Female (40.9%), followed by White Male (32.8%) and Hispanic or Latino Female (7.65%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are most commonly N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

35.1%
Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Mid-Plains Community College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 2,125 students. The full-time enrollment at Mid-Plains Community College is 745 and the part-time enrollment is 1,380. This means that 35.1% of students enrolled at Mid-Plains Community College are enrolled full-time compared with 34.9% at similar Associates Colleges.

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Retention Rate over Time

67%
2019 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 Mid-Plains Community College was 67%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Associates Colleges (61%), Mid-Plains Community College had a retention rate higher than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    1,785
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    167
  3. Black or African American
    45

The enrolled student population at Mid-Plains Community College is 84% White, 7.86% Hispanic or Latino, 2.12% Black or African American, 2.12% Two or More Races, 0.612% Asian, 0.612% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.141% 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 44% White, 26.9% Hispanic or Latino, and 12.5% 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, 8 students (0.376%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2019, 55 more women than men received degrees from Mid-Plains Community College. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients at Mid-Plains Community College is white (372 degrees awarded). There were 10.6 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (35 degrees).

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

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Mid-Plains Community College, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Construction (23 degrees awarded), Liberal Arts & Humanities (216 degrees), and Mechanical Technologies (40 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Mid-Plains Community College are Registered nurses (1,446,946 people), Accountants & auditors (994,537 people), Other managers (739,626 people), Financial managers (491,462 people), and Chief executives & legislators (382,267 people).

The most specialized majors at Mid-Plains Community College are Construction (23 degrees awarded), Liberal Arts & Humanities (216 degrees), Mechanical Technologies (40 degrees), Precision Production (9 degrees), and Health (84 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 Mid-Plains Community College are Dentists, Surgeons, Physicians, Chief executives & legislators, and Cardiovascular technologists and technicians

The most specialized majors at Mid-Plains Community College are Construction (23 degrees awarded), Liberal Arts & Humanities (216 degrees), Mechanical Technologies (40 degrees), Precision Production (9 degrees), and Health (84 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Mid-Plains Community College are General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (1,719,505 people), Elementary & secondary schools (728,285 people), Banking & related activities (480,481 people), Computer Systems Design (480,441 people), and Insurance carriers (454,262 people).

The most specialized majors at Mid-Plains Community College are Construction (23 degrees awarded), Liberal Arts & Humanities (216 degrees), Mechanical Technologies (40 degrees), Precision Production (9 degrees), and Health (84 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 Mid-Plains Community College.
Most Common
  1. N/A
    N/A degree-majorss awarded
  2. N/A
    N/A degree-majorss awarded
  3. N/A
    N/A degree-majorss awarded

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

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

199
Degrees Awarded to Men
in 2019
254
Degrees Awarded to Women
in 2019

In 2019, 199 degrees were awarded to men at Mid-Plains Community College, which is 0.783 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (254).

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Most Common Male Majors

In false, 82 degrees were awarded to men at Mid-Plains Community College in Liberal Arts & Sciences, which is 0.612 times less than the 134 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In false, 134 degrees were awarded to women at Mid-Plains Community College in Liberal Arts & Sciences, which is 1.63 times more than the 82 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

38%
100% Completion Time
48%
150% Completion Time

In 2019, 38% of students graduating from Mid-Plains Community College completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 48% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 51% within 200%.

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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.
American Indian or Alaska Native Male
Highest Graduation Rate (100%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Mid-Plains Community College is Male and American Indian or Alaska Native (100% graduation rate). Across all Associates Colleges, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (69.1%).

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, 0% of graduates (0 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    372 degrees awarded
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    35 degrees awarded
  3. Black or African American
    10 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Mid-Plains Community College is white (372 degrees awarded). There were 10.6 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (35 degrees).

0.662% of degree recipients (3 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic
  1. White Female
    208 degrees awarded
  2. White Male
    164 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino Female
    20 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Mid-Plains Community College is white female (208 degrees awarded). There were 1.27 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white male (164 degrees).

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Operations

Mid-Plains Community College has an endowment valued at nearly $N/A, as of the end of the 2019 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $130k (NaNk%), compared to the 5.92% average return ($255k on $4.3M) across all Associates Colleges.

In 2019, Mid-Plains Community College had a total salary expenditure of $30.2M. Mid-Plains Community College employs 66 Instructors, 0 N/A, and 0 N/A. Most academics at Mid-Plains Community College are Female Instructors (38), Male Instructors(28), and N/A (0).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Mid-Plains Community College are: Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services, with 27 employees, Natural Resources, Construction, and Maintenance, with 24 employees, and Management with 22 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$N/A
2019 Endowment
0%
growth from 2018

Mid-Plains Community College has an endowment valued at about $N/A, as of the end of the 2019 fiscal year. The endowment of Mid-Plains Community College stayed 0% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $NaNM approximately the same as than the median endowment of Associates Colleges according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts
  1. $0 - Federal
  2. $0 - State
  3. $0 - Local

As of 2019, Mid-Plains Community College received $0 in grants and contracts from the federal government, $0 from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$13.2M
2019 Salaries
0.249%
decline from 2018

In 2019, Mid-Plains Community College paid a median of $13.2M in salaries, which represents 43.6% of their overall expenditure ($30.2M) and a 0.249% decline from the previous year. This is compared to a 0.179% growth from 2017 and a 3.89% growth from 2016.

The median for similar Associates Colleges is 16.6M (44.7% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$4.14M
Instructional Salaries
66
Number of Employees

In 2019, Mid-Plains Community College paid a total of $4.14M to 66 employees working as instructors, which represents 31.4% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $5.1M (30.7%) for similar Associates Colleges.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Instructor
Most Common Instructor
66 Employees
Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services
Most Common Non-Instructional Employee
27 Employees

In 2019, the most common positions for instructional staff at Mid-Plains Community College were Instructor with 66 employees; false with 0 employees; and false with 0 employees.

In 2019, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Mid-Plains Community College were Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 27 employees; Natural Resources, Construction, and Maintenance with 24 employees; and Management with 22 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic
  1. Female Instructor
  2. Male Instructor
  3. false

In 2019, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Mid-Plains Community College was Female Instructor with 38 employees, Male Instructor with 28 employees, and false with 0 employees.

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