Elizabethtown Community and Technical College

600 College Street Rd, Elizabethtown
KY, 42701-3081
Tel: (270)769-2371
7,664 students
Public institution
Elizabethtown Community and Technical College is a comprehensive community and technical college committed to providing quality, affordable, and accessible educational and training opportunities to all persons. The college collaborates with other organizations to provide programs and services that prepare individuals to live and to work in a constantly changing world.
School Highlights:
Elizabethtown Community and Technical College serves 7,664 students (46% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is equal to the state average of 13%.
Elizabethtown Community and Technical College is the only community colleges within Hardin County, KY.

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Elizabethtown Community and 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 7,664 teachers has grown by 43% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 32:1 has increased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
7,664 students
1,283 students
Elizabethtown Community and Technical College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
3,536 students
832 students
Elizabethtown Community and Technical College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 4,128 students
1,020 students
Elizabethtown Community and Technical College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Elizabethtown Community and Technical College sch enrollment Elizabethtown Community and Technical College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
1%
2%
Elizabethtown Community and Technical College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
4%
7%
Elizabethtown Community and Technical College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
6%
12%
Elizabethtown Community and Technical College Black (2006-2012)
% White
87%
66%
Elizabethtown Community and Technical College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
2%
2%
Elizabethtown Community and Technical College More (2010-2012)
Elizabethtown Community and Technical College sch ethnicity Elizabethtown Community and 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. 0.24 0.45
Elizabethtown Community and Technical College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,360 is less than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $11,760 is more than the state average of $10,075. The out-state tuition has grown by 14% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,360 $5,940
Elizabethtown Community and Technical College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $11,760 $10,075
Elizabethtown Community and Technical College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Elizabethtown Community and Technical College (ECTC) is a member of the Kentucky Community and Technical College System (KCTCS), which includes 16 districts. The college provides accessible and affordable education and training through academic and technical associate degrees; diploma and certificate programs in occupational fields; pre-baccalaureate education; adult, continuing and developmental education; customized training for business and industry; and distance learning. Elizabethtown Technical College (ETC) was founded in 1965 through a bond issue by the Elizabethtown Independent School Board. The Commonwealth of Kentucky provided equipment for the facility and assumed responsibility for its operation. In 1972 the state purchased the land and building from the Elizabethtown Independent School Board. In 1998 ETC became a technical college under the Kentucky Community and Technical College System. Elizabethtown Community and Technical College offers Associate in Arts and Associate in Science degree programs, Associate in Applied Science degree, diploma, and certificate programs, Continuing education and Developmental education courses. Elizabethtown Community and Technical College is accredited to award Associate Degrees by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS).

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