Northland Career Center in Platte City

Platte City, MO

Northland Career Center offers 30-degree programs. Student-to-faculty ratio is 10:1. 1 high safety campus. 21.2% are women, and 78.8% are men. The average annual total cost of attendance at Northland Career Center is 9397$, that is at the level of national average. 94% of full-time Northland Career Center students completed their education program in 150 percent of time: graduation rate is above national average.

Average Annual Cost

Average annual cost includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, and living expenses, minus the average grant/scholarship aid. Separate metrics have calculated for different institutions depends on calendar system and sector of the establishment (public or private).

The Northland Career Center is a public and non-academic-year institution, so it’s net price represents the program with the largest enrollment at the institution for the length of the full program, regardless of program length, and it includes undergraduates who first enrolled at any time during the academic year and who pay in-state tuition and receive Title IV aid.


By Family Income

Depending on the federal state, or institutional grant and available, Northland Career Center students in your income bracket may pay more of less than the overall average costs.

Family IncomeAverage cost
$0 - $30,000$8,004
$30,001 - $48,000$10,161
$48,001 - $75,000$10,894
$75,001 - $110,000$13,334

Student charges

Historical tuition and fees

Historical books and supplies cost

Student charges by the largest programs

The estimated cost of the Computer Technology/Computer Systems Technology (the 2d largest program, lasting 9 months) is $5,860 per year and $70,317 in total. Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician is the third largest program at Northland Career Center, and it takes a full-time student 9 months to complete. This one will cost $5,990 per year and $71,883 for the full completion. The 4th largest with 9 months length Welding Technology/Welder will cost you $6,141 per year, $73,692 for the complete course.


Percent of students with financial aid


Types of financial aids


29 of Northland Career Center undergraduate students were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 88 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes Northland Career Center number 163 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in Missouri.

Students at Northland Career Center awarded 5 types of loans or aids, the biggest percent of students received a federal, state, local or institutional grant aid.

Students services


Academic/career counseling service

Employment services for students

Living & meal

Full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking students required to live on campus

Institution provide on-campus housing

Institution provides board or meal plan

Veteran Services Available

Services and programs are not available to veterans, military servicemembers, or their families

Disability services


Percent indicator of undergraduates formally registered as students with disabilities

Does not offer distance education opportunities

Alternative tuition plans

Any alternative tuition plans offered by institution

Tuition payment plan

Tuition payment plan - a program that allows tuition to be paid in installments spread out over an agreed upon period of time, sometimes without interest or finance charges.

Graduation Rate


Northland Career Center graduation rate is above the national average.

94% of full-time students enrolled for the first time to Northland Career Center completed the education program and got a degree in 150 percent of the expected time of completion.

The graduation rate value includes only programs that were completed less than six years for four-year degrees or less than three years for two-year degrees.

Graduation rate is the percentage of institution’s new-entering, first-time, first-year undergraduate students who complete their program within 150% of the published time for the program. Graduation rate excludes an extensive number of students. This indicator doesn’t consider students of nontraditional enrollments - part-time students, students who enroll mid-year, and who transfer from one institution to another. So graduation rate alone can create a misleading picture. Completion rate in the form of total number of students receiving any types of awards/degrees creates a complete picture. Combining this data with graduation rate is a better way to compare institutions.

Student Body

The student-to-faculty ratio at Northland Career Center is 10:1, that means that for every 10 students the institution has one professor, lecturer or specialist with a degree in education. Lower student-to-faculty ratio is better - it means that professors can dedicate more time and attention to each student.

Student-to-faculty ratio



Race/ethnicity breakdown


Students enrollment in distance education


In Northland Career Center the biggest percent of students are enrolled in on-campus courses.

Distance education location breakdown


Here are the students enrolled exclusively in distance education courses at Northland Career Center and grouped by their location. Distance education courses are the most popular for students located in not reported location.

Campus Safety

The percentage of crimes on Northland Career Center

The campus located by 1801 Branch address in Platte City, Missouri.


Northland Career Center in comparison of all branches in the US. It is calculated as the average percent of crimes yearly by five years of data for every campus, based on an overall number of students studying there. The branch is a part of Northland Career Center with 21.88% of maximum crimes a year. The most often crimes detected on Northland Career Center are robbery, burglary, and aggravated assault.

Academic Programs

Number of degree programs offered

Northland Career Center offers 30 programs in total: 30 are for 1-year, but less than-2-year certificate programs.

This is one of the lowest number of programs in comparison with other 198 universities in Missouri state. Northland Career Center is one of the few institutions in Missouri that offers a 1-year, but less than-2-year certificate program.


Total credit/contact hours

Here you can find the data on instructional activity in measured in total credit and/or contact hours delivered by institutions during a 12-month period. Also we shown the Missouri state average data to help you compare.


Northland Career Center provides coursework for undergraduate students оnly.

In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 33 students with 29700 сontact hours for 12-month instructional activity period.

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Location & Website

Address: 1801 Branch


Religious affiliation: Not applicable

Calendar system: Differs by program

General Phone Number: +8168585505

Institution is active in current year: 1

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