School Stats

Location: Overland Park, KS
History: Founded in 1938
Religious Affiliation: Founded by the Churches of God (Holiness); Interdenominational in enrollment
Degrees: Bachelor of Arts and Associate of Arts
Programs of Study: 7
Articulation Agreements: We’ve entered into articulation agreements with other colleges to serve students as they pursue their callings. Currently, we have agreements with the institutions listed below:

  • Mid-America Nazarene University
  • Johnson County Community College
  • Indiana Wesleyan University
  • Oklahoma Wesleyan University
  • Ohio Christian University

Enrollment: 185
Faculty: 6 full-time, 7 part-time
On-Campus Average Class Size: 9
Student to Faculty Ratio: 15:1
Academic Facilities: Dormitory, gymnasium, two office buildings, two classroom buildings (one housing the library)
Degrees available Online:

  • BA in Leadership and Ministry
  • BA in Business
  • BA in Psychology
  • BA in Healthcare Administration

Ministry Opportunities:

  • City Union Mission
  • Harvesters Kansas City
  • Fellowship of Christian Athletes
  • Shelter KC
  • Toca FC
  • Real Fire FC
  • Luke 18 Project
  • KC Underground
  • Next Generation KC
  • COGH Home and World Missions
  • Harmony Hill Youth Camp
  • Camp Galilee
  • Kids Across America
  • Nazarene Global Ministry
  • ACP (Artist Community Project)
  • The Collective KC
  • Worship Catalyst
  • Santa Fe Wanderers
  • Frontiers USA
  • Many KC area church congregations

Academic Divisions: Theology and Ministry, Business, Psychology, Education, General Studies

School Report

The below information only includes students who began college at KCC in a fall semester as first-time, full-time, degree-seeking students as per the federal definition of “cohort.”

Undergraduate Retention and Graduation Rate Cohort

IPEDS Report YearRetention Rate (# of students)Graduation Rate (# of students)Transfer-Out RateBA Graduation Rate

Employment Rate: In our 2019 alumni survey, 33% of respondents noted that they are employed in an area of training I received from KCC and 66% noted that they are doing volunteer work in an area related to the training they received from KCC.
Ministry Involvement: In our 2019 alumni survey, 33% noted they are serving in a ministerial role and 66% indicated they serve their church as an active volunteer.
Race/Ethnicity (Fall 2021):

  • American Indian or Native Alaskan – 1%
  • Asian –4%
  • Black or African American – 43%
  • Hispanic or Latino – 12%
  • Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander- 1%
  • International (Non-resident Alien) – 10%
  • Two or More Races – 5%
  • White – 23%

Pell / FDL:

  • 2020-21
    • 89% Pell Recipients
    • 76% FDL Recipients
  • 2019-20
    • 95% Pell Recipients
    • 86% FDL Recipients