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:
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Northeast Kansas Technical Center serves 289 students
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Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 33%.
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Northeast Kansas Technical Center is the only community colleges within Atchison County, KS.
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The nearest community college is Highland Community College (Highland) (21.27 miles away).

School Overview

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 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.27 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 289 students 1,282 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
3% 1%
% Hispanic
3% 7%
% Black
8% 12%
% White
76% 57%
% Unknown races
11% 3%
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. 0.27 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of - is less than the state average of $5,694. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of - is less than the state average of $10,294. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
% 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 $3,629 per year for in-state students and $4,624 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,345 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.