Johnson County Community College

Johnson County Community College

Johnson County Community College is situated in Overland Park, Kansas. This is the largest community college in Kansas and is famous for its highly competitive programs and courses. The college serves more than 30,000 students at present, and offers a variety of classes to local and international students.

JCCC's mascot is known as the Cavalier, and its teams have won many conference and regional titles. The university also has men's and women's basketball, cross country, soccer, tennis and volleyball teams. Kit Pello, MLB (Baseball) Player; Gaurav Bashyakarla, Boo and Boo Too drummer; and Ashley Aull, Miss Kansas USA 2006 are all alumni of the university.

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Contacting Johnson County Community College

Johnson County Community College
12345 College Blvd
Overland Park , KS 66210-1299
General Phone: (913) 469-8500

Johnson County Community College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Nursing and Emergency Medicine941EMT paramedic, registered nursing, licensed practical nurse, nursing assistant, home health aide, medication aide
Liberal Arts776language translation, sign language translation, liberal arts and sciences
Transportation560ground transportation
Security and Law Enforcement81criminal justice and administration, criminal justice and police, fire-fighting
Design70fashion design, interior design, graphic design
Cooking and Culinary Arts59pastry, chef training, restaurant and catering management
Mechanics and Repair56electrical installation and repair, electrical maintenance and repair, HVAC, industrial mechanics, automobile mechanics, mechanic and repair
Computer Science and Engineering54computer programming, computer applications programming, web design, database administration, computer and media applications, computer networking, webmastering
Business and Management51business management, accounting technology, entrepreneurship, marketing, sales and marketing, retail, sales, fashion merchandising
Law41legal secretary, legal assistant
Medical Support and Technology40dental hygienist, respiratory care tech
Beauty and Cosmetology36cosmetology, aesthetician and skin care, manicurist
Office and Administration21administrative assistant
Construction Trades21power transmission, electrician
Engineering Technician18civil engineering tech, CAD and design
Real Estate and Construction Management13construction management
Family and Social Work8child care management
Medical Administration7medical transcription, medical office assistant
Hospitality6hotel management
Production Trades6welding
Landscaping and Horticulture5applied horticulture, landscaping
Science and Laboratory Technician4biology tech
Media2animation and special effects
Education and Teaching1teacher aide

Number of programs and degrees for Johnson County Community College in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year1,53839
Associate's degree1,16246
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years17724

Johnson County Community College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Johnson County Community College had a total enrollment of 18,897 students (11,321 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 70%
Black 5%
Hispanic 4%
Asian 3%
American Indian 1%
Unknown 14%
(Foreign Students) 3%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 15%
18-19 22%
20-21 16%
22-24 13%
25-29 13%
30-34 6%
35-39 4%
40-49 6%
50-64 4%
65+ 1%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)


Johnson County Community College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 50 %
Part-Time 39 %

Johnson County Community College Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Overland Park, Kansas for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Kansas Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Johnson County Community College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 2,400
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 4,470
Books and supplies $ 1,536

Financial Aid:
Johnson County Community College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 824400)

Johnson County Community College Faculty

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured and not on tenure track158165

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professorcalendar year4$77,8245$74,608
Associate professorcalendar year4$69,7042*
Assistant professorcalendar year2*4$54,682
All faculty totalcalendar year10$71,42811$65,916

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professoracademic year78$69,38667$68,312
Associate professoracademic year40$57,62850$58,368
Assistant professoracademic year30$52,76737$53,484
All faculty totalacademic year148$62,839154$61,521

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Johnson County Community College Athletics

Students on Athletic Scholarships (2007):

All Other Sports151934

Johnson County Community College Degree Programs (2007)

Beauty And Cosmetology
Aesthetician/Esthetician and Skin Care Specialist
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General
Nail Technician/Specialist and Manicurist

Business And Management
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
Business Administration and Management, General
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
Fashion Merchandising
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
Retailing and Retail Operations
Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations, General
Selling Skills and Sales Operations

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Programming, Specific Applications
Computer Programming/Programmer, General
Computer Software and Media Applications, Other
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
Data Modeling/Warehousing and Database Administration
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design
Web/Multimedia Management and Webmaster

Construction Trades
Electrical and Power Transmission Installation/Installer, General

Cooking And Culinary Arts
Baking and Pastry Arts/Baker/Pastry Chef
Culinary Arts/Chef Training
Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management/Manager

Fashion/Apparel Design
Graphic Design
Interior Design

Education And Teaching
Teacher Assistant/Aide

Engineering Technician
CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician
Civil Engineering Technology/Technician

Family And Social Work
Child Care and Support Services Management

Hotel/Motel Administration/Management

Landscaping And Horticulture
Applied Horticulture/Horticulture Operations, General
Landscaping and Groundskeeping

Legal Administrative Assistant/Secretary
Legal Assistant/Paralegal

Liberal Arts
Language Interpretation and Translation
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Sign Language Interpretation and Translation

Mechanics And Repair
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair, General
Electrical/Electronics Maintenance and Repair Technology, Other
Heating/AC/Ventilation/Refrig Maint Technology/Technician
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians, Other

Animation, Interactive Tech, Video Graphics and Special Effects

Medical Administration
Medical Office Assistant/Specialist
Medical Transcription/Transcriptionist

Medical Support And Technology
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
Home Health Aide/Home Attendant
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
Medication Aide
Nurse/Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)

Office And Administration
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General

Production Trades
Welding Technology/Welder

Real Estate And Construction Management
Construction Management

Science And Laboratory Technician
Biology Technician/Biotechnology Laboratory Technician

Security And Law Enforcement
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
Criminal Justice/Police Science
Fire Science/Fire-fighting

Ground Transportation, Other

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Number of degree programs
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Lowest tuition & fees (in-state)
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% of degrees in design
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% of degrees in transportation
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Top 15%Johnson County Community College % of degrees in transportation
Salaries of full-time faculty
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% of degrees in nursing and emergency medicine
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Top 17%Johnson County Community College % of degrees in nursing and emergency medicine

checked Open admission
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Offers credit for life experience
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers distance learning
checked Offers weekend classes
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked On-campus day care
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers remedial adult education
checked Option to study abroad
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library
checked Offers athletic scholarships

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