Metropolitan Community College-Kansas City

Kansas City, MO 64111
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Metropolitan Community College-Kansas City is one of the seventeen public 2-year colleges in Missouri. The campus is located in an urban area, in Kansas City.

According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 14,874 students attend the school. Every year 21% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.

Metropolitan Community College-Kansas City's in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $5,280, and fees were $240. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $6,900 and $240 respectively.

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleLarge City
Number of Students14,874
Student to Faculty Ratio14:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate55%

Nursing Programs

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Associate's degree 20 94
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years 4 45
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-PN: 84.5%
  • NCLEX-RN: 86.2%

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Acceptance Rate
The college has an open admission policy. However each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).

Cost to Attend

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students$96/credit
In State Students$176/credit
Out of State Students$230/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students-
In State Students-
Out of State Students-

Tuition Estimates

Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.

Program Credit Hours In district In State Out of State
LPN 45 $4,320 $7,920 $10,350
ADN 70 $6,720 $12,320 $16,100
BSN 125 $12,000 $22,000 $28,750
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 77% of Metropolitan Community College-Kansas City's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 44% $4,022
Other Federal Grant 5% $295
State Grant & Scholarships 52% $1,957
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 10% $1,642
Federal Student Loans 7% $4,685
Private Loans -- --


Average Net Price
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$6,348
$30,001 to $48,000$6,767
$48,001 to $75,000$8,177
$75,001 to $110,000$9,322
Over $110,000$10,278

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Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
Two or more races
Race/ethnicity unknown
Non-resident alien
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

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Data source: (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Missouri state board of nursing.
Metropolitan Community College-Kansas City
3200 Broadway
Kansas City, MO 64111

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