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Metropolitan Community College - Blue River

Metropolitan Community College - Blue River

20301 E 78 Hwy
Independence, MO 64057
(816) 604-6500

Metropolitan Community College-Blue River is a public 2-year institution, founded in 1997. It is located in Independence, Missouri, where students can enjoy a rural setting. This community college is one of several campuses. This community college offers subjects such as liberal arts and fire science. This college offers five certificates and six associates level degrees to students. In 2010, 3,537 students pursued degrees from the eight programs at this college. The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission accredits this college. It is one of 16 community colleges in Missouri.

Student Demographics

In 2010, this college had 3,537 students enrolled.

Student Demographics

In 2010, this college had 3,537 students enrolled.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 1450
  • Total Enrolled Female: 2087
  • Undergraduate Male: 1450
  • Undergraduate Female: 2087

Faculty Demographics

246 faculty work for this college. Approximately 16% of teachers are full-time and 83% of instructors are part-time. Around 38% of teachers are female.

Faculty Demographics

246 faculty work for this college. Approximately 16% of teachers are full-time and 83% of instructors are part-time. Around 38% of teachers are female.

  • Male: 151
  • Female: 95
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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