North Central Kansas Technical College

Tel: (785)738-2276
809 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:
North Central Kansas Technical College serves 809 students (63% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is more than the state average of 23%.
North Central Kansas Technical College is the only community colleges within Mitchell County, KS.
The nearest community college is Cloud County Community College (22.1 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
North Central Kansas 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

Student Body

The student population of 809 teachers has grown by 64% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has increased from 5:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has grown by 33% over five years.
Total Enrollment
809 students
1,303 students
North Central Kansas Technical College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
512 students
834 students
North Central Kansas Technical College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 297 students
1,040 students
North Central Kansas Technical College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
North Central Kansas Technical College sch enrollment North Central Kansas Technical College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
1%
2%
North Central Kansas Technical College Asian (2007-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
2%
7%
North Central Kansas Technical College Hispanic (2009-2012)
% Black
1%
11%
North Central Kansas Technical College Black (2007-2012)
% White
96%
66%
North Central Kansas Technical College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
North Central Kansas Technical College sch ethnicity North Central Kansas Technical College sta ethnicity
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 0.44
North Central Kansas Technical College Diversity Score (2007-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,841 is less than the state average of $5,890. The in-state tuition has grown by 29% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $4,841 is less than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 29% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,841 $5,890
North Central Kansas Technical College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $4,841 $10,047
North Central Kansas Technical College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (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 $4,563 per year for in-state students and $5,483 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $12,623 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 0.39, which is lower than the national average of 0.44. The most diverse community college in Kansas is Wright Career College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.