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 equal to the state average of 17%.
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 14% over five years.
College Bluegrass Community and Technical College (KY) 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 Private not-for-profit
Total Faculty 404 staff
73 staff

Student Body

The student population of 10,952 has declined by 23% 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 equal to the state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has declined by 11% over five years.
Total Enrollment 10,952 students 979 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 27:1
# Full-Time Students 5,026 students
476 students
# Part-Time Students 5,926 students
527 students
% Asian
% Hispanic
% Black
% White
% Two or more races
% Unknown races
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 0.30

Finances and Admission

The public in-state tuition of $3,420 is more than the state average of $3,360. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $11,820 is more than the state average of $11,760. The out-state tuition has grown by 5% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,420 $3,360
Out-State Tuition Fees $11,820 $11,760
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 94%
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

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