Independence Community College: Review & Facts

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Independence Community College is a small two-year, public school with 980 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1925 and is the only college located in Independence, Kansas.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
24
Fair
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are offered at Independence Community College.

ICC deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 24 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, General Studies, Medical Assistant, Medical, and Cosmetology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
43%
Bad
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a positive sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Independence Community College is very low at 43% (way below Kansas average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
14 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Independence Community College is very low - 29%. About 12% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Independence Community College is pretty decent, 14:1. Learn more about instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$5,000
Low
Average tuition pricing is very low, $3,200 per academic year. The additional fees at ICC not covered by tuition are roughly $1,800; which makes it a total of $5,000 per year.

Read the details about Independence Community College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This school will consider accepting your dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Independence Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (620) 331-4100 or check Independence Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
D
Unsafe
Independence Community College offers a distance learning option.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at ICC, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
Independence Community College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 300 students, which provides a nice on-campus housing option.

Based on the college crime data, Independence Community College seems to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Independence Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Independence Community College, 1057 West College Avenue, Independence, Kansas 67301-0708, USA
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