Northeast Kansas Technical Center

  • 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
  • Northeast Kansas Technical Center serves 289 students
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 28%.
  • Northeast Kansas Technical Center is the only community colleges within Atchison County, KS.
  • The nearest community college to Northeast Kansas Technical Center is Highland Community College (Highland) (21.3 miles away).

Top Placements

Northeast Kansas Technical Center places among the top 20% of community colleges in Kansas for:

School Overview

    Northeast Kansas Technical Center(KS) Community College Avg.
    Carnegie ClassificationAssociates--Public Rural-serving SmallBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
    Institution LevelAt least 2 years but < 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
    Institution ControlPublicPublic

    Student Body

    • The student population of Northeast Kansas Technical Center has stayed relatively flat over five years.
    • The Northeast Kansas Technical Center diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has declined by 100% over five years.
    Total Enrollment289 students1,551 students
    This chart display the total enrollment of Northeast Kansas Technical Center and community college average number of enrollment of KS by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
    % Unknown races
    100%
    4%
    Diversity Score0.000.46
    This chart display the diversity score of Northeast Kansas Technical Center and the community college average diversity score of KS by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

    Finances and Admission

      % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid90%90%
      This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Northeast Kansas Technical Center and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in KS by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
      Median Debt for Graduates--
      Median Debt for Dropouts--
      Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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