Brown Mackie College-Hopkinsville

4001 Fort Campbell Boulevard
Hopkinsville, KY 42240-4948
Tel: (270)886-1302
222 students
Private for-profit
Brown Mackie College — Hopkinsville provides higher education to traditional and nontraditional students through associate’s degree and diploma programs designed to enhance career opportunities, broaden perspectives through appropriate general education courses, develop critical and independent thinking skills, improve problem-solving abilities and develop an appreciation for lifelong and continued education.
School Highlights
Brown Mackie College-Hopkinsville serves 222 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 37:1 is higher than the state community college average of 27:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 17%.
Brown Mackie College-Hopkinsville is one of 2 community colleges within Christian County, KY.
The nearest community college is Hopkinsville Community College (3.40 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 6 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
College Brown Mackie College-Hopkinsville (KY) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Private not-for-profit
Total Faculty 6 staff
73 staff

Student Body

The student population of 222 has declined by 19% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 37:1 has increased from 25:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 is more than the state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 222 students 979 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 37:1
27:1
# Full-Time Students 222 students
476 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
1%
1%
% Hispanic
4%
3%
% Black
28%
9%
% White
65%
83%
% Unknown races
1%
2%
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. 0.50 0.30

Finances and Admission

The private state tuition of $12,024 is less than the state average of $18,000. The private state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $12,024 $18,000
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 98%
97%
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Brown Mackie College — Hopkinsville opened its doors in 1995 as RETS Medical & Business Institute, a branch of RETS Institute of Technology, Louisville, Kentucky. In 2003, the parent corporation of RETS Medical & Business Institute was acquired by Pittsburgh-based Education Management Corporation (EDMC), and in November 2004, RETS Medical & Business Institute changes its name to Brown Mackie College — Hopkinsville. The College's spacious facility offers a modern, professional environment for study, comprising six classrooms, a medical laboratory, an electronics laboratory, and three networked computer laboratories, as well as an academic resource center and bookstore. The labs provide students with hands-on opportunities to apply knowledge and skills learned in the classroom. At Brown Mackie College — Hopkinsville, we offer an array of career-oriented programs leading to an associate's degree or diploma. Programs offered at Hopkinsville includes Accounting, Accounting Technology, Business, Business Management, Computer Programming & Applications, Computer Software Applications, Computer Software Technology, Criminal Justice, Medical Assistant, Medical Assisting, Medical Coding and Billing for Healthcare, Medical Office Management, Paralegal and Paralegal Assistant. Brown Mackie College — Hopkinsville is an accredited member of Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS).

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Did You Know?
For Kentucky public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,360 per year for in-state students and $11,760 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $18,000 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Kentucky community colleges have a 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. of 0.30, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Kentucky is Sullivan University. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.