KCTCS comprises 16 districts with 26 colleges and 62 campuses either open or under
L I V E S
C H A N G I N G construction. KCTCS colleges change lives by providing accessible and affordable
education and training through academic and technical associate degrees; diploma and
certificate programs in occupational fields; pre-baccalaureate education; adult, continuing
and developmental education; customized training for business and industry;
and distance learning.
KCTCS COLLEGES BY DISTRICT
Toll free, 1-877-KCTCS-4U (877-528-2748)
Lexington, KY 40512-4092
2624 Research Park Drive
• Ashland Community College • Madisonville Community and
(606) 329-2999 Technical Colleges
• Ashland Technical College (270) 821-2250
BIG SANDY www.maysville.kctcs.edu
www.bigsandy.kctcs.edu • Maysville Community College
• Mayo Technical College (606) 759-7141
(606) 789-5321 • Rowan Technical College
• Prestonsburg Community College (606) 783-1538
• Central Kentucky Technical College • Northern Kentucky Technical
(859) 246-2400 College
Q: Do credits from KCTCS colleges transfer to four-year (859) 292-3930
colleges and universities? www.bowlinggreen.kctcs.edu OWENSBORO
• Bowling Green Technical College www.owensboro.kctcs.edu
A: We have established what is called the guaranteed (270) 746-7461 • Owensboro Community College
ELIZABETHTOWN • Owensboro Technical College
transfer framework, which ensures that all coursework
www.elizabethtown.kctcs.edu (270) 687-7255
• Elizabethtown Community College
taken within the general education block leading to the (877) 2GO-2ECC SOMERSET
(270) 769-2371 www.somerset.kctcs.edu
associate in arts or associate in science degree transfers • Elizabethtown Technical College • Laurel Technical College
(270) 766-5133 (606) 864-7311
to all public universities in Kentucky. In more than 100 • Somerset Community College
HAZARD (606) 679-8501
www.hazard.kctcs.edu • Somerset Technical College
fields, ranging from Agriculture to Business to Education • Hazard Community College (606) 677-4049
to Engineering to the Liberal Arts to Pre-Medicine, stu- BRINGING SOUTHEAST
HENDERSON www.southeast.kctcs.edu www.southeast.kctcs
dents can complete the first two years of a bachelor’s YOUR FUTURE www.henderson.kctcs.edu • Southeast Community College
• Henderson Community College (606) 589-2145
degree and enter the university as a junior. Also, KCTCS INTO FOCUS (270) 827-1867
colleges have established articulation programs with uni- www.hopkinsville.kctcs.edu • Paducah Community College
• Hopkinsville Community College (270) 554-9200
versities in technical fields. (270) 886-3921 • West Kentucky Technical College
• Jefferson Community College
• Jefferson Technical College KCTCS is an equal opportunity employer and
(502) 213-5333 education institution. Printed with state funds.
Where do you want to go in life? KCTCS can help you get there!
Some answers to common apply throughout the year by accessing the web application at pay a premium price. Our Q: How do KCTCS colleges ensure quality in the classroom?
questions about choosing the www.kctcs.edu or by visiting one of our campuses. You should talk to the colleges are ready to assist A: Our community colleges and technical colleges regularly go
right path to your success in life. admissions staff regarding start dates. you with accessing a wide through an accreditation process that ensures excellence. KCTCS con-
variety of scholarships, tinually assesses academic and technical programs to determine which
Q: While I was in high school, my Q: I am undecided on a major. What student services are available to grants and loans. ones remain relevant to society and the workplace.
grades weren’t the best. Will KCTCS assist me?
colleges work with me to make sure A: Professional staff members Q: I have a disability. Are Q: I am thinking of enrolling
that I can handle the college load? at the colleges help students provisions made to assist at a KCTCS college in my
A: Many KCTCS institutions offer adult choose majors and career me in attending classes? town. What if a KCTCS col-
basic education and GED programs to assist students who lack high paths. Many students take a A: KCTCS colleges provide equal access for qualified students with lege in a neighboring town
school diplomas. We also offer prerequisite courses to prepare col- variety of courses to explore disabilities to participate in academic programs and activities. offers a course I want to take?
lege students for upper-level course work. interests. Can I get credit for it toward
Q: I am very busy. Will your college help me juggle the responsibili- my degree program?
Q: While I am enrolled in high school, how can I jump-start earning Q: Is a KCTCS education ties of school, work and life? A: When you enroll in a
credits toward a college degree? affordable? Is financial aid A: Many of our students attend classes during normal daytime hours, KCTCS college, you already
A: KCTCS community colleges offer advanced-placement available? but we also offer night and evening classes to accommodate busy are eligible to take classes offered by any other college in the System.
courses in traditional academic areas, allowing high school A: KCTCS is the best value in postsecondary education in Kentucky. schedules. Also, KCTCS is the largest provider of courses offered via
students to earn college credit. Also, our community and While you will receive a quality education at our colleges, you won’t the Kentucky Virtual University. A KCTCS education is available any- Q: The job market changes so fast — new skills are needed all of the
technical colleges have established time, anywhere. time. Will KCTCS assist me in keeping pace with my career?
partnerships that enable high A: Our technical programs are so
school students to receive col- relevant to the workplace that
lege credit in technical pro- employers often hire our students
grams. before they graduate. We call such
students ELMS — Early Leavers
Q: When and how do I apply to with Marketable Skills. And our
attend a KCTCS college? graduates often return to us to
A: KCTCS colleges allow students to stay current with their fields.