Brown Mackie College-Hopkinsville

4001 Fort Campbell Boulevard
Hopkinsville, KY 42240-4948
Tel: (270)886-1302
  • Brown Mackie College ? Hopkinsville provides higher education to traditional and nontraditional students through associate?s degree and diploma programs designed to enhance career opportunities, broaden perspectives through appropriate general education courses, develop critical and independent thinking skills, improve problem-solving abilities and develop an appreciation for lifelong and continued education.
School Highlights
  • Brown Mackie College-Hopkinsville serves 222 students (100% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 37:1 is higher than the state community college average of 26:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 15%.
  • Brown Mackie College-Hopkinsville is one of 2 community colleges within Christian County, KY.
  • The nearest community college is Hopkinsville Community College (3.40 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has declined by 50% over five years.
Brown Mackie College-Hopkinsville(KY) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsLess than 2 yrs
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty6 staff89 staff
Brown Mackie College-Hopkinsville Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 222 has declined by 21% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 37:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.50 is more than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has declined by 7% over five years.
Total Enrollment222 students2,416 students
Brown Mackie College-Hopkinsville Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio37:126:1
Brown Mackie College-Hopkinsville Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students222 students574 students
Brown Mackie College-Hopkinsville Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
Brown Mackie College-Hopkinsville Enrollment Breakdown KY All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Asian
Brown Mackie College-Hopkinsville Asian (2009-2016)
% Hispanic
Brown Mackie College-Hopkinsville Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Brown Mackie College-Hopkinsville Black (2007-2016)
% White
Brown Mackie College-Hopkinsville White (2007-2016)
% Unknown races
Brown Mackie College-Hopkinsville Ethnicity Breakdown KY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.500.27
Brown Mackie College-Hopkinsville Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
Brown Mackie College-Hopkinsville Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$30,300$30,100
Brown Mackie College-Hopkinsville Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $12,123 is less than the state average of $16,140. The private state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$12,123$16,140
Brown Mackie College-Hopkinsville In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid98%97%
Brown Mackie College-Hopkinsville % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Graduates$22,142$17,357
Brown Mackie College-Hopkinsville Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$6,626$6,626
Brown Mackie College-Hopkinsville Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Brown Mackie College ? Hopkinsville opened its doors in 1995 as RETS Medical & Business Institute, a branch of RETS Institute of Technology, Louisville, Kentucky. In 2003, the parent corporation of RETS Medical & Business Institute was acquired by Pittsburgh-based Education Management Corporation (EDMC), and in November 2004, RETS Medical & Business Institute changes its name to Brown Mackie College ? Hopkinsville. The College's spacious facility offers a modern, professional environment for study, comprising six classrooms, a medical laboratory, an electronics laboratory, and three networked computer laboratories, as well as an academic resource center and bookstore. The labs provide students with hands-on opportunities to apply knowledge and skills learned in the classroom. At Brown Mackie College ? Hopkinsville, we offer an array of career-oriented programs leading to an associate's degree or diploma. Programs offered at Hopkinsville includes Accounting, Accounting Technology, Business, Business Management, Computer Programming & Applications, Computer Software Applications, Computer Software Technology, Criminal Justice, Medical Assistant, Medical Assisting, Medical Coding and Billing for Healthcare, Medical Office Management, Paralegal and Paralegal Assistant. Brown Mackie College ? Hopkinsville is an accredited member of Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS).

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Did You Know?
For Kentucky public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,996 per year for in-state students and $12,836 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,140 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Kentucky community colleges have a diversity score of 0.27, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Kentucky is Sullivan University. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.