Bluegrass Community and Technical College

Tel: (859)246-6200
10,952 students
Public institution
Bluegrass Community and Technical College (BCTC) is one of the fastest-growing two-year community and technical colleges in the state. Our mission, as a member of the Kentucky Community and Technical College System, is to provide excellence in teaching and learning. Through comprehensive and responsive programs and services, the college sustains a strong partnership with our communities to improve economic vitality and quality of life in the region. BCTC offers daytime, evening and weekend classes at six convenient campus locations. Classes are also offered in Lancaster, Georgetown-Scott County, downtown Lexington and online. We have several academic and technical programs that fit your needs, including two-year associate degrees, certificates and diplomas in dozens of sought-after careers. Whatever BCTC program you choose, you'll benefit from caring, experienced professors, helpful staff, and excellent facilities.
School Highlights
Bluegrass Community and Technical College serves 10,952 students (46% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is equalto than the state community college average of 27:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 16%.
Bluegrass Community and Technical College is one of 5 community colleges within Fayette County, KY.
The nearest community college is ITT Technical Institute-Lexington (3.00 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 404 teachers has declined by 17% over five years.
College Bluegrass Community and Technical College Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 404 staff
62 staff
Bluegrass Community and Technical College Total Faculty (2006-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 10,952 has declined by 13% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.30 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has declined by 16% over five years.
Total Enrollment 10,952 students 1,371 students
Bluegrass Community and Technical College Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 27:1
22:1
Bluegrass Community and Technical College Student Staff (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 5,026 students
779 students
Bluegrass Community and Technical College Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
# Part-Time Students 5,926 students
1,083 students
Bluegrass Community and Technical College Part-Time Students (2006-2014)
Bluegrass Community and Technical College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
2%
5%
Bluegrass Community and Technical College Asian (2006-2014)
% Hispanic
3%
20%
Bluegrass Community and Technical College Hispanic (2006-2014)
% Black
9%
15%
Bluegrass Community and Technical College Black (2006-2014)
% White
83%
49%
Bluegrass Community and Technical College White (2006-2014)
% Two or more races
2%
3%
Bluegrass Community and Technical College More (2010-2014)
% Unknown races
1%
6%
Bluegrass Community and Technical College Unknown (2006-2014)
Bluegrass Community and Technical College Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.30 0.70
Bluegrass Community and Technical College Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,704 is less than the state average of $5,664. The in-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $12,536 is more than the state average of $10,360. The out-state tuition has grown by 11% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,704 $5,664
Bluegrass Community and Technical College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
Out-State Tuition Fees $12,536 $10,360
Bluegrass Community and Technical College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 94%
90%
Bluegrass Community and Technical College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

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