National College-Lexington

2376 Sir Barton Way, Lexington
KY, 40509
Tel: (859)253-0621
1,237 students
Private for-profit

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National College of Business & Technology is dedicated to the training and educating of men and women for a full life and a successful career in a number of general and particular fields. The College seeks to give students a broad competency in a field of specialization and an understanding of and respect for their own and others' ideas and thoughts.
School Highlights:
National College-Lexington serves 1,237 students (69% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 13%.
National College-Lexington is one of 5 community colleges within Fayette County, KY.
The nearest community college is ITT Technical Institute-Lexington (1.4 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
National College-Lexington Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 1,237 teachers has declined by 50% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 30:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 22% over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,237 students
1,287 students
National College-Lexington Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
855 students
832 students
National College-Lexington Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 382 students
1,021 students
National College-Lexington Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
National College-Lexington sch enrollment National College-Lexington sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
- 2%
% Hawaiian
-
1%
% Hispanic
3%
7%
National College-Lexington Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
35%
12%
National College-Lexington Black (2006-2012)
% White
60%
66%
National College-Lexington White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
2%
2%
National College-Lexington More (2007-2012)
National College-Lexington sch ethnicity National College-Lexington 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. 0.52 0.45
National College-Lexington Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $11,544 is more than the state average of $5,845. The in-state tuition has grown by 41% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $11,544 is more than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 41% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $11,544 $5,845
National College-Lexington In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $11,544 $10,047
National College-Lexington Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Founded in 1886 in Roanoke, Virginia, National College of Business & Technology enrolls more than 6,500 students at its 19 campus locations in Virginia, Kentucky, Tennessee, Ohio, and Indiana. National's presence in Lexington can be traced through its predecessors, Fugazzi College, begun in 1915, and Kentucky College of Business, founded in 1941. In April, 2006 the campus moved to a new, spacious 30,000 square-foot campus in Hamburg Place. Fourteen lecture classrooms, five computer labs, plus medical and surgical technology labs are situated on 5.2 acres. The campus includes National's only broadcasting studio, home of its Radio and TV diploma and degree programs. As a collegiate institution offering educational credentials from diplomas to baccalaureate degrees, National strives to develop each student intellectually, culturally and socially. We offer up to four educational levels, starting with several short-term diploma programs that can be completed in just nine months to a year. Associate's degree programs take about two years. Bachelor's degree programs build on the Associate's degree and may require another two years to complete. The Master of Business Administration may be completed in as little as 18 months. Lexington campus of National College of Business & Technology is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award associate degrees and diplomas. Lexington campus of National College of Business & Technology are accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award associate degrees and diplomas.

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For Lexington public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $12,447 per year for in-state students and $15,247 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,596 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Lexington is 84%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Lexington 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 0.36, which is lower than the national average of 0.45. The most diverse community college in Lexington is National College-Lexington. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.