Metropolitan Community College Business & Technology

Overview of Metropolitan Community College Business & Technology

Metropolitan Community College-Business & Technology is located in Kansas City, MO (a large city). The school is a public institution. The highest degree level offered by Metropolitan Community College-Business & Technology is the Associate's degree.

Areas of Study

The school is known for its programs in computer science and engineering, engineering, engineering technician.

Metropolitan Community College-Business & Technology Selectivity

Metropolitan Community College-Business & Technology is an open-admission school.

Student Body

The school had 645 enrolled students in 2007-2008. A large number of students at Metropolitan Community College-Business & Technology are 40 years old or older. A very high share of students at the school are male.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"Preparing students, serving communities, creating opportunities."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Metropolitan Community College-Business & Technology

Metropolitan Community College-Business & Technology
6899 Executive Dr
Kansas City , MO 64120-2429
General Phone: (816) 482-5210

Metropolitan Community College-Business & Technology Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Engineering Technician160electronics tech, environmental engineering tech, industrial production tech, drafting
Computer Science and Engineering5computer applications programming
Liberal Arts2liberal arts and sciences
Production Trades1machine shop assistant

Number of programs and degrees for Metropolitan Community College-Business & Technology in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year922
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years173
Associate's degree597

Metropolitan Community College-Business & Technology Student Body

In 2007-2008, Metropolitan Community College-Business & Technology had a total enrollment of 645 students (389 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
Unknown 99%
(Foreign Students) 1%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 0%
18-19 12%
20-21 11%
22-24 8%
25-29 15%
30-34 10%
35-39 12%
40-49 20%
50-64 12%
65+ 0%

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


Metropolitan Community College-Business & Technology Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 22 %
Part-Time 24 %

Metropolitan Community College-Business & Technology Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Metropolitan Community College-Business & Technology Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 4,380
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 5,850
Books and supplies $ 1,000

Financial Aid:
Metropolitan Community College-Business & Technology participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 248402)

Metropolitan Community College-Business & Technology Faculty

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured and not on tenure track104

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
No academic rankcalendar year10$54,4574$59,462
All faculty totalcalendar year10$54,4574$59,462

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

Metropolitan Community College-Business & Technology Degree Programs (2007)

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Programming, Specific Applications

Engineering Technician
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General
Electrical/Electronic/Communications Engr Technology/Technician
Environmental Engineering Technology/Environmental Technology
Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians, Other

Liberal Arts
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

Production Trades
Machine Shop Technology/Assistant

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Metropolitan Community College-Business & Technology Highlights

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What Sets Metropolitan Community College-Business & Technology Apart:

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checked Open admission
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers distance learning
checked Career counseling
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers remedial adult education
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library

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