Northeast Kansas Technical Center

Tel: (913)367-6204
289 students
Public institution
Highland Community College, the first college in Kansas, provides lifelong learning opportunities and contributes to economic development to enhance the quality of life in the communities we serve. The college also exists to serve each student. It provides educational leadership to help each individual become a well-informed, responsible citizen and a productive member of society. The most important people in ensuring the quality of your academic life at HCC are the faculty. Just as they are prepared to assist you in the classroom with quality instruction, they will also be involved with you outside the classroom as advisors, intramural opponents, and friends. Get to know them. They are looking forward to working with you to meet your educational goals. Highland Community College is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.
School Highlights:
Northeast Kansas Technical Center serves 289 students
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American and Asian), which is less than the state average of 33%.
Northeast Kansas Technical Center is the only community colleges within Atchison County, KS.
The nearest community college is Highland Community College (Highland) (21.30 miles away).

School Overview

College Northeast Kansas Technical Center Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associates--Public Rural-serving Small Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 years but < 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 289 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The school's diversity score of 1.00 is more than the national average of 0.68. The school's diversity has grown by 270% over five years.
Total Enrollment 289 students 1,296 students
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. 1.00 0.68

Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 90% 89%
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

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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 equal to the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Kansas is Donnelly College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.