Metropolitan Community College, Blue River (MCC)

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  Metropolitan Community College, Blue River (MCC)

Independence, MO

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Metropolitan Community College, Blue River

Metropolitan Community College, Blue River

Metropolitan Community College, Blue River Student Essentials

Metropolitan Community College, Blue River Student Essentials Region: Setting: Type: Size: Website: On-Campus Housing Available: Parking Permit Required: Selectivity: Out-of-State Tuition: Enrollment: Year Established:
Midwest
Large Town Setting
Public
Medium (2,000 to 5,000 Undergrad)
www.mcckc.edu
No
Yes
Open Admissions
$ 4,230
3,537
1997

About MCC

Metropolitan Community College has several campuses throughout Kansas City, Missouri. All of MCC’s campuses offer academic and vocational degrees, and boast a high transfer rate. Students at the Blue River campus may also take advantage of the various academic student services, as well as exciting campus activities.

According to the school, more than 70% of MCC’s collective student body transfers to a four-year college or university. Students at the Blue River campus who wish to transfer may major in such fields as:

  • Business Administration
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • English
  • Psychology

Students also have the option of getting a degree that will prepare them for a career. Professional majors at Blue River include:

  • Dental Assisting
  • Horticulture
  • Paralegal Studies
  • Veterinary Technology

Blue River also houses MCC’s academic advising center, which includes a math lab, a writing lab and a tutoring facility.

Another highlight of Blue River’s campus is its campus life, which includes theatre and music opportunities for students.

All of MCC’s campuses have an open admissions policy, which means that anyone may enroll by simply filling out an online admissions application. Certain healthcare programs may have additional admissions requirements, such as course pre-requisites.

Tuition is substantially lower for Missouri residents. Blue River also provides financial aid awards like scholarships, loans and grants. To apply for these, applicants must submit a FAFSA. All MCC campuses also participate in a Missouri state tuition waiver program for eligible students.

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MCC Ratings & Reviews

Overall School Rating:

Rated 5 of 5 Stars 1 Review

100% of students gave Metropolitan Community College, Blue River 5 stars overall.

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Student Ratings

Student at This School - Grad Year 2012

Overall Rating

The school is great. I recommend getting involved in student activities. I am an officer in Phi Theta Kappa for a second term. I am getting equally as much out of the experience as I am putting in. I will miss this campus when I graduate.

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MCC Map & Location

Metropolitan Community College, Blue River

20301 East 78 Highway

Independence, MO 64057

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Getting Around MCC

Walkability

Poor walkability. We recommend using a car for this area.

1/10 walk

Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Independence, MO

Winter Dec 41 23 Jan 38 20 Feb 44 24 Spring Mar 55 33 Apr 65 43 May 75 54 Summer Jun 83 63 Jul 88 68 Aug 88 66 Fall Sep 79 57 Oct 67 45 Nov 54 34

MCC Students

Total Students
3,537
Undergraduate 100% Graduate % Full-Time 0% Part-Time 100%

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