Colleges in Kansas City, Missouri Statistics

Kansas City is a city in Missouri. According to 2019 Census data, the population is 1,636,715 (estimated). For the academic year 2019-2020, twenty-four colleges are active for serving college programs in Kansas City, Missouri. In addition, there are 42 colleges located within 30 miles from Kansas City.
By school types, there are two public and twenty-two private schools. By school levels, there are fourteen 4-years (or high) schools, seven 2-4 years schools (community colleges), and three less than 2 years schools (career, technical, or vocational schools) based on the IPEDS data.
Twenty-two schools offer undergraduate programs and eleven schools offer graduate programs. The 2020 average tuition & fees of the schools in Kansas City, Missouri is $18,027 for Missouri residents and $19,222 for out-of-state students.
The average acceptance rate is 75.88% and the average SAT score is 1,127. A total of 43,435 students enrolled in schools in Kansas City, Missouri, of which 19,533 students enrolled in online degree programs exclusively. The average student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1.

Colleges in Kansas Cit Comparison Table

The following table lists 24 colleges located in Kansas City and 19 schools near Kansas City, Missouri ordered by distance from Kansas City. The "-" value in other columns means that the corresponding data has not been reported or the school does not have programs for the values.
You can sort the table by column by clicking/touching column titles. The colleges in light blue rows are located in the city limit and other schools are not located in, but near the city.
All SchoolsPublicPrivate4 Years CollegeCommunity CollegesTechnical Colleges
College NameDistance From Kansas CityUndergraduate Tuition & FeesPopulationGraduation RateStudent to Faculty RatioGraduate Tuition & FeesAcceptance RateSAT Score
Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences
Kansas City, MO
Private, 4 years
four-years
1.20 miles$33,5511,275--$33,772--
Ea La Mar's Cosmetology & Barber College
Kansas City, MO
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
1.77 miles$15,9002583%15 to 1---
City Vision University
Kansas City, MO
Private, 4 years
four-years
1.78 miles$6,25012750%7 to 1$6,400--
Metropolitan Community College-Kansas City
Kansas City, MO
Public, 2-4 years
valid
4.27 miles$7,71013,08527%11 to 1---
Concorde Career College-Kansas City
Kansas City, MO
Private, 4 years
four-years
4.32 miles$16,80532366%15 to 1-95.00%-
Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
Kansas City, MO
Private, 4 years
four-years
4.39 miles$9,0203,43240%16 to 1$6,95097.00%1,115
Donnelly College
Kansas City, KS
Private, 4 years
four-years
5.24 miles$8,91333613%10 to 1---
Saint Luke's College of Health Sciences
Kansas City, MO
Private, 4 years
four-years
5.44 miles$14,456665-12 to 1$17,804--
Kansas City Art Institute
Kansas City, MO
Private, 4 years
four-years
5.59 miles$40,10069857%9 to 1-59.00%1,150
Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Kansas City
Kansas City, MO
Private, 2-4 years
valid
5.93 miles$16,75717350%10 to 1---
University of Missouri-Kansas City
Kansas City, MO
Public, 4 years
four-years
6.39 miles$26,88616,14754%16 to 1$26,69963.00%1,158
Rockhurst University
Kansas City, MO
Private, 4 years
four-years
6.42 miles$39,7803,68873%14 to 1$16,78073.00%1,130
House of Heavilin Beauty College-Kansas City
Kansas City, MO
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
7.07 miles$18,9252423%25 to 1---
Summit Salon Academy Kansas City
Independence, MO
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
7.52 miles$16,65010363%15 to 1---
Transformed Barber and Cosmetology Academy
Kansas City, MO
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
7.75 miles$20,49542-8 to 1---
Nazarene Theological Seminary
Kansas City, MO
Private, 4 years
four-years
7.95 miles$9,539160--$9,940--
Park University
Parkville, MO
Private, 4 years
four-years
8.08 miles$8,65110,16528%15 to 1$6,224--
Research College of Nursing
Kansas City, MO
Private, 4 years
four-years
8.11 miles$40,780420-8 to 1$10,520--
Old Town Barber College - KC
Kansas City, MO
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
9.78 miles-------
Kansas City Kansas Community College
Kansas City, KS
Public, 2-4 years
valid
10.41 miles$6,5105,14833%12 to 1---
Kansas Christian College
Overland Park, KS
Private, 4 years
four-years
10.79 miles$8,442152-11 to 1---
William Jewell College
Liberty, MO
Private, 4 years
four-years
11.43 miles$34,45075167%10 to 1$4,80036.00%1,150
WellSpring School of Allied Health-Kansas City
Kansas City, MO
Private, 2-4 years
valid
11.44 miles$15,00017375%11 to 1---
National American University-Independence
Independence, MO
Private, 4 years
four-years
11.49 miles$15,00083-5 to 1---
Mitsu Sato Hair Academy
Overland Park, KS
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
12.65 miles$16,5007266%8 to 1---
DeVry University-Missouri
Kansas City, MO
Private, 4 years
four-years
12.80 miles$15,1164917%4 to 1$17,552100.00%-
Pinnacle Career Institute-South Kansas City
Kansas City, MO
Private, 2-4 years
valid
12.90 miles$20,46750870%18 to 1---
Paul Mitchell the School-Overland Park
Overland Park, KS
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
13.67 miles$16,64821159%15 to 1---
Ottawa University-Kansas City
Overland Park, KS
Private, 4 years
four-years
13.97 miles$11,698532-4 to 1$11,738--
Pinnacle Career Institute-North Kansas City
Kansas City, MO
Private, 2-4 years
valid
14.11 miles$20,4655-5 to 1---
Avila University
Kansas City, MO
Private, 4 years
four-years
14.70 miles$21,1151,41451%12 to 1$7,79842.00%1,083
Entourage Institute of Beauty and Esthetics
Lenexa, KS
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
14.71 miles$15,965111-4 to 1---
Cleveland University-Kansas City
Overland Park, KS
Private, 4 years
four-years
14.87 miles$14,400608-7 to 1$11,70055.00%-
National American University-Overland Park
Overland Park, KS
Private, 4 years
four-years
14.99 miles$15,000254-10 to 1---
Johnson County Community College
Overland Park, KS
Public, 2-4 years
valid
16.67 miles$6,69013,89126%17 to 1---
House of Heavilin Beauty College-Blue Springs
Blue Springs, MO
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
17.46 miles$18,92511864%25 to 1---
Saint Paul School of Theology
Leawood, KS
Private, 4 years
four-years
17.48 miles$11,465101--$12,666--
Grantham University
Lenexa, KS
Private, 4 years
four-years
18.18 miles$8,2806,46522%18 to 1$4,800--
Z Hair Academy
Overland Park, KS
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
18.77 miles$16,50016397%10 to 1---
Calvary University
Kansas City, MO
Private, 4 years
four-years
19.67 miles$11,16446959%9 to 1$7,94478.00%1,125
MidAmerica Nazarene University
Olathe, KS
Private, 4 years
four-years
21.08 miles$32,8721,63648%10 to 1$11,96564.00%1,025
University of Saint Mary
Leavenworth, KS
Private, 4 years
four-years
21.75 miles$30,8001,22956%13 to 1$11,12460.00%965
House of Heavilin Beauty College-Raymore
Raymore, MO
Private, Less than 2 years
valid
22.01 miles$18,9252964%25 to 1---
Average-$19,22243,43551%12 to 1$14,74275.88%1,127