North Central Kansas Technical College

Tel: (785)738-2276
790 students
Public institution
North Central Kansas Technical College, an institution of Higher Education, provides life-long educational opportunities to a diverse population leading to productive lives for the benefit of a global society. We are dedicated to providing a curriculum in a supportive learning environment designed to promote a personalized educational experience which will enhance an individual's opportunity to develop to his or her full potential.
School Highlights:
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North Central Kansas Technical College serves 790 students (65.82% of students are full-time).
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The college's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is higher than the community college average of -:1.
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Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 33%.
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North Central Kansas Technical College is the only community colleges within Mitchell County, KS.
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The nearest community college is Cloud County Community College (22.06 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 64 teachers has declined by 33% over five years.
North Central Kansas Technical College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
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 64 staff
61 staff
North Central Kansas Technical College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 790 teachers has grown by 41% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 5:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 300% over five years.
Total Enrollment 790 students 1,294 students
North Central Kansas Technical College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
21:1
North Central Kansas Technical College Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 520 students
822 students
North Central Kansas Technical College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 270 students
1,025 students
North Central Kansas Technical College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
North Central Kansas Technical College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
1%
North Central Kansas Technical College American Indian/Alaskan (2011-2013)
% Asian
1%
2%
North Central Kansas Technical College Asian (2007-2013)
% Hispanic
3%
7%
North Central Kansas Technical College Hispanic (2009-2013)
% Black
2%
12%
North Central Kansas Technical College Black (2007-2013)
% White
92%
57%
North Central Kansas Technical College White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
1% 2%
North Central Kansas 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. 0.08 0.53
North Central Kansas Technical College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,841 is less than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $4,841 is less than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,841 $5,694
North Central Kansas Technical College In-State Tuition Fees (2008-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $4,841 $10,252
North Central Kansas Technical College Out-State Tuition Fees (2008-2013)
Total Dormitory Capacity 128 252
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 95%
89%
North Central Kansas Technical College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

NCKTC was established in Beloit in 1964 with a second campus established in Hays in 1975. NCKTC is widely recognized as a leader in technical education. We offer more than 14 one year certificate programs and 9 Associate of Applied Science Degree programs. We pride ourselves in not only providing cutting edge training for many career fields, but also training the leaders in those fields. NCK Technical College works in cooperation with several other educational institutions such as Cloud County Community College, Barton County Community College and Fort Hays State University towards the completion of degrees and furthering the educational opportunities of the students. At NCK Technical College we offer 19 highly skilled areas of specialization. They each rely on actual on-the-job experience enhanced with theory courses, so that you will learn a skill the right way in the shortest practical amount of time. We can prepare you in your area of interest in 9 to 20 months, so you're ready to begin a rewarding career. In an average year, we place over 90 percent of our graduates in jobs where they can put their skills to use. NCKTC was established in Beloit in 1964 with a second campus established in Hays in 1975. NCKTC is widely recognized as a leader in technical education. We offer more than 14 one year certificate programs and 9 Associate of Applied Science Degree programs. We pride ourselves in not only providing cutting edge training for many career fields, but also training the leaders in those fields.

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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.