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Kansas City Vocational Schools, Trade Schools and Technical Schools

Kansas City, Missouri is truly the "Heartland" of the country. The greater metropolitan area is the hub for much of the trade, transportation, agriculture, and manufacturing services that must pass from coast to coast or from top to bottom. As a result, there exist numerous vocational and career opportunities for those with degree certification from one of Kansas City's countless trade schools. In fact, trade and transportation represent two of the largest job sectors in Kansas City, making the region an attractive destination for those interested in automotive repair, design, and manufacturing. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reports the following May 2009 employment numbers for Kansas City's top-hiring industries:

Trade Schools and a Down Economy in Kansas City, Missouri

Despite Kansas City's reliance on heavy industry and manufacturing, the city has managed to weather the current economic climate quite well. No matter what type of trade schools or diploma programs you pursue, there is a good chance that this city of 429,000 residents has a need for your skills and expertise. The BLS reports the following mean hourly wages for some of the top jobs available to graduates of technical and trade school degree, diploma, and certificate programs (for September 2008):

Kansas City's unemployment rate is at or below the national average, with some industries even experiencing notable growth. Those who attend vocational or technical schools in tourism, hospitality, education, or health might be surprised to discover that their job prospects are quite favorable after graduation.


Vocational Schools in Kansas City, Missouri

This list also contains online schools that accept students from Kansas City
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University of Phoenix
At University of Phoenix, we believe everyone deserves access to higher education.
Doctor of Education/Educational Leadership, Doctor of Business Administration, Doctor of Health Administration and more.
  • Online: Online, MO

American InterContinental University Online
You’re serious about success. With your busy schedule and the desire to move your career forward, you can earn an accredited associate, bachelors or master’s degree at a pace that works for you anywhere, anytime, 24/7. At AIU, the Serious U, you can get in, get moving, and get ahead.
Bachelor's (BBA) - Entrepreneurship, MBA - Finance, Bachelor of Business Administration - International Business and more.
  • Schaumburg: 231 N. Martingale Road 6th Floor Schaumburg, IL 60173

Penn Foster Schools
Advance your career with our affordable, self-paced, career-focused distance education programs.
Dressmaking And Design, Drafting with AutoCAD, Pharmacy Technician and more.
  • Scranton: Scranton, PA 18501

Baker College Online
Earn a Certificate, Associate, Bachelor, Master's or Doctorate for less at Baker College Online.
Master of Business Administration - Marketing, Bachelor of General Studies, Master of Business Administration - Human Resource Management and more.
  • Flint: 1116 W. Bristol Rd. Flint, MI 48507

DeVry University
Five colleges of study.  One clear focus: Your career success. Earn the respect of employers with a degree you can earn on campus, online or both.
Bachelor's-Accounting, Bachelor's - Business Administration - Human Resource Management, Bachelor's - Business Administration and more.
  • Chicago: Chicago, IL

Kaplan University
Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.
BS in Early Childhood Development, MS in Psychology - Addictions, AAS in Business Administration - Small Business Management and more.
  • Fort Lauderdale: 6301 Kaplan University Avenue Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309

Argosy University
Welcome to Argosy University Argosy University offers doctoral, master's, and bachelor's degree programs to students through its seven colleges: Psychology and Behavioral Sciences, Business, Education, Health Sciences, Undergraduate Studies, The Art Institute of California and Western State College of Law as well as certificate programs in many areas.
Psychology (BA) (Online), Information Technology (BS) (Online), Business Administration (DBA) (Online) and more.
  • : , AZ

South University,Online Programs
Designed with the needs of working adult students in mind, South University, Online Programs is built on the same curriculum offered at South University's campus locations. As a student at South University, Online Programs you will receive the same degree, quality instruction, variety of learning options and level of service found at the campus locations.
Specialization in Nurse Administrator (RN-MSN), Legal Studies (partially online) (BS), Paralegal Studies (partially online) (AS) and more.
  • Savannah: 709 Mall Boulevard Savannah, GA 31406

The University of Liverpool
Want to study at a UK university without leaving your house? The University of Liverpool offers online Masters and Doctoral programmes.
MSc in Project Management (Construction & Infrastructure), MSc in Global Marketing, Master of Public Health and more.
  • : , CA

Florida Tech University Online
Thanks to Florida Tech offering intensive degree programs 100% online, students located all over the world have the opportunity to access the same world-class education as those who attend classes on the main campus in Melbourne, Florida.
Associate of Arts in Applied Psychology, Mini MBA Certificate/Internet Marketing, Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice/Homeland Security and more.
  • Tampa: 9417 Princess Palm Ave Tampa, FL 33619

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