Flint Hills Technical College

Tel: (6.2)034-3460
834 students
Public institution
Flint Hills Technical College is a two-year public institution of higher education nestled in the rolling hills of east-central Kansas. The mission of Flint Hills Technical College, as an associate degree granting institution, is to provide a diverse community of learners with life-long educational opportunities for personal growth and preparation for professional and civic responsibilities that meet the needs of society. Our vision is to empower our graduates to compete successfully in the high-tech global workplace. Flint Hills Technical College is coordinated by the Kansas Board of Regents and accredited through the Higher Learning Commission and the Council on Occupational Education.
School Highlights:
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Flint Hills Technical College serves 834 students (61.15% of students are full-time).
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The college's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the community college average of -:1.
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Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 33%.
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Flint Hills Technical College is the only community colleges within Lyon County, KS.
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The nearest community college is Bryan University (Topeka) (49.60 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 50 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Flint Hills 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 50 staff
61 staff
Flint Hills Technical College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 834 teachers has grown by 64% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 834 students 1,294 students
Flint Hills Technical College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
21:1
Flint Hills Technical College Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 510 students
822 students
Flint Hills Technical College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 324 students
1,025 students
Flint Hills Technical College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Flint Hills Technical College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
1%
2%
Flint Hills Technical College Asian (2007-2013)
% Hispanic
22%
7%
Flint Hills Technical College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
2%
12%
Flint Hills Technical College Black (2006-2013)
% White
72%
57%
Flint Hills Technical College White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
2% 2%
Flint Hills 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. 0.35 0.53
Flint Hills Technical College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $5,242 is less than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has grown by 37% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $5,242 is less than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has grown by 37% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $5,242 $5,694
Flint Hills Technical College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $5,242 $10,252
Flint Hills Technical College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 84%
89%
Flint Hills Technical College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools:

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Topeka
    Bryan University (Topeka)
    Private for-profit
    1527 SW Fairlawn Rd
    TopekaKS 66604
    (785)272-0889
    49.60 Mi | 93 students
  • Iola
    1801 N Cottonwood
    IolaKS 66749
    (6.2)036-5511
    55.65 Mi | 2,854 students
  • El Dorado
    901 S Haverhill Rd
    El DoradoKS 67042
    (316)321-2222
    55.91 Mi | 9,178 students
  • Manhattan
    3136 Dickens Ave
    ManhattanKS 66503
    (7.8)558-7280
    57.60 Mi | 825 students
  • Lawrence
    1601 W 23rd Street Suite 200
    LawrenceKS 66046
    (785)841-9640
    63.12 Mi | 102 students
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Did You Know?
For Kansas public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,243 per year for in-state students and $5,164 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,701 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.
Kansas 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 0.52, which is higher than the national average of 0.48. The most diverse community college in Kansas is Wright Career College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.