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Old 05-07-2012, 10:42 AM
 
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KC (and STL) came in top 25 for younger adults with bachelors or higher. If including only 'major' metros, KC comes in about top 20. Another list ranked KC about 12th when including entire adult population.

Boston leads the U.S. in education levels for young adults - The Business Journals

Major metros not in top 25 seem to be partly due to being high immigration, rust belt with fewer white collar jobs or very 'red' metros.
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Old 05-10-2012, 11:33 AM
 
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The KC metro area has a high density of colleges and universities within a daily commutable distance.

Metropolitan Community Colleges
Johnson County Community College
Kansas City KS Community College
University of Missouri Kansas City
Rockhurst
Avila University
Park University
DeVry
William Jewell College (Liberty, MO)
Kansas City University of Medical and Biosciences
Baker University (Lee's Summit, KCMO, OPKS, Baldwin, KS)
University of Saint Mary (Leavenworth, KS)
Ottawa University (Ottawa,KS)
University of Central Missouri (Warrensburg, MO)
University of Kansas (Edwards Campus -OPKS and Lawrence, KS)
Haskell Indian Nations University (Lawrence,KS)

..........and I'm sure others I missed.
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