Metropolitan Community College Longview

Metropolitan Community College Longview

Metropolitan Community College, Longview, also known as MCC-Longview, is a two year college in Lee's Summit, Missouri that was established in 1969. MCC-Longview was the first community college to be chosen as a TIME Magazine/ The Princeton Review 'College of the Year'. The college offers associate degree programs in engineering, teacher education, and human services. The divisions of the school are as follows:

  • Division of Humanities
  • Division of Math, Engineering & Physics
  • Division of Natural Science
  • Division of Social Science
  • Division of Technology & Business

MCC-Longview, which participates in Division II of the National Junior College Athletic Association, fields teams in baseball, women's volleyball, and cross country. MCC-Longview was the 2007 NJCAA Division II national champions. MCC-Longview has a Student Government Association. Students can also choose from more than twenty clubs and organizations like Campus Crusade for Christ and Latter-Day Saints Student Organization. The Longview campus has a recreation center as well.

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Contacting Metropolitan Community College-Longview

Metropolitan Community College-Longview
500 Longview Rd
Lees Summit , MO 64081-2105
General Phone: (816) 672-2000

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Metropolitan Community College-Longview Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Liberal Arts402liberal arts and sciences, geography courses
Business and Management29business management, accounting technology
Engineering Technician21quality control tech, automotive tech, surveying tech
Computer Science and Engineering16computer and info science, computer applications programming
Medical Support and Technology8mental health services tech
Landscaping and Horticulture6turf management
Office and Administration2administrative assistant
Security and Law Enforcement1corrections

Number of programs and degrees for Metropolitan Community College-Longview in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year85
Associate's degree47912
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years52

Metropolitan Community College-Longview Student Body

In 2007-2008, Metropolitan Community College-Longview had a total enrollment of 5,539 students (3,821 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 1%
18-19 28%
20-21 24%
22-24 14%
25-29 11%
30-34 6%
35-39 5%
40-49 6%
50-64 3%
65+ 2%

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


Metropolitan Community College-Longview Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 53 %
Part-Time 32 %

Metropolitan Community College-Longview Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Lee's Summit, 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-Longview 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-Longview participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 248444)

Metropolitan Community College-Longview Faculty

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured and not on tenure track4642

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
No academic rankcalendar year1*0*
All faculty totalcalendar year1*0*

*: 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
No academic rankacademic year45$57,97542$54,473
All faculty totalacademic year45$57,97542$54,473

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

Metropolitan Community College-Longview Athletics

Athletic Conferences:

Baseball North Central Intercollegiate Athletic Conference
Track North Central Intercollegiate Athletic Conference

Students on Athletic Scholarships (2007):

All Other Sports099

Metropolitan Community College-Longview Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
Business Administration and Management, General

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Programming, Specific Applications
Computer and Information Sciences, General

Engineering, General

Engineering Technician
Automotive Engineering Technology/Technician
Quality Control Technology/Technician
Surveying Technology/Surveying

Landscaping And Horticulture
Turf and Turfgrass Management

Liberal Arts
Geography, Other
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

Medical Support And Technology
Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician

Office And Administration
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General

Security And Law Enforcement

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Metropolitan Community College-Longview Highlights

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What Sets Metropolitan Community College-Longview Apart:

% of degrees in liberal arts
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Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
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% of degrees in engineering technician
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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 Career services
checked Student employment services
checked On-campus day care
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers remedial adult education
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library
checked Offers athletic scholarships

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