Metropolitan Community College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

Box 3777

Omaha, NE 68103-0777

(402) 457-2422

(800) 228-9553

Fax: (402) 457-2616



Contact: Pam Lewis-Rodriguez

Assistant Dean of Enrollment Services
Main Address

PO Box 3777

Omaha, NE 68103-0777

(402) 457-2400

www.mccneb.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 15,055

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 1,443

Degree-seeking undergrads: 6,609

Setting

Urban setting

Large city (250,000 – 499,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Admission to nursing and allied health programs based on test scores and references. Assessment testing and standardized RN entrance examination required for nursing associate degree programs. Human services programs require a “C” and approval from Human Services Faculty Review Committee.


College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Horticultural Services A,C
Plant/Nursery Operations A,C

Architecture & Related Programs

Interior Architecture A

Arts, Visual & Performing

Commercial Photography A
Commercial/Advertising Art A
Fine/Studio Arts A
Theatre Arts Management A,C

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A,C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business – General A
Business Administration/Management A
Management Information Systems A,C

Communications Technologies

Graphic/Printing Equipment Operation A,C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Networking/Telecommunications A,C
Computer/Information Sciences – General A,C

Construction Trades

Building/Property Maintenance A,C
Power/Electric Transmission A,C

Engineering Technologies

Architectural Drafting A,C
Civil Engineering/Technology A,C
Computer Software A
Drafting and Design Technology A,C
Electrical Engineering Technologies A,C

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management A,C
Institutional Food Production A

Foreign Language & Literature

Sign Language Interpretation A,C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Dental Assistance C
Medical Transcription C
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C
Respiratory Therapy A

Law & Legal Studies

Paralegal/Legal Assistance A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Auto Body Repair A,C
Automotive Technology A,C
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Repair C
Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics A,C
Industrial Equipment Maintenance/Repair A

Personal & Culinary Services

Culinary Arts/Related Services A,C

Public Administration & Services

Social Work A

Security & Protective Services

Fire Services Administration A
Police Science A

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Metropolitan Community College Area Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(531) 622-2400
Website:www.mccneb.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:www.mccneb.edu/Prospective-Students/Enrollment/Apply-Now.aspx
Address:30 & Fort Street, Omaha, NE 68111-1610
Setting:Rural: Distant
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:14,788
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:15 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:10,361 (70% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$2,880
Out-of-state Tuition:$4,208
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:69%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$3,998

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Metropolitan Community College Area Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Metropolitan Community College Area.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences31
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services118
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs31
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services54
Construction Trades53
Engineering1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields74
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences31
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics41
Health Professions and Related Programs1412
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service12
Legal Professions and Studies21
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities33
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians98
Personal and Culinary Services21
Precision Production21
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Transportation and Materials Moving1
Visual and Performing Arts97
Grand total8559

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Metropolitan Community College Area.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services32
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services11
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1
Health Professions and Related Programs12
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service11
Legal Professions and Studies1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities2
Grand total88

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Metropolitan Community College Area and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$2,880
Out-of-state$4,208
Books and supplies$1,350

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid63069%
Grant or scholarship aid55461%$3,998
Student loan aid21023%$3,556

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid6,09241%$3,051
Federal student loans1,96813%$3,644

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Metropolitan Community College Area. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Metropolitan Community College Area students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Metropolitan Community College Area Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment14,788
Undergraduate enrollment14,788
Graduate enrollment0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Metropolitan Community College Area Accreditation

This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Dental Assisting (DA)

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