Northeast Kansas Technical Center

Tel: (913)367-6204
289 students
Public institution
  • 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 American and Asian), which is less than the state average of 29%.
  • Northeast Kansas Technical Center is the only community colleges within Atchison County, KS.
  • The nearest community college is Highland Community College (Highland) (21.30 miles away).

School Overview

Northeast Kansas Technical Center (KS) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associates--Public Rural-serving Small Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 years but < 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

  • The student population of 289 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.48. The school's diversity has declined by 100% over five years.
Total Enrollment 289 students 1,383 students
% Unknown races
100%
4%
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. 0.00 0.48

Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 90% 90%
Source: 2016 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 3,217 students | 21.30 Mi606 W Main
    Highland KS  66035
    (785)442-6000
    21.303,217
  • Vatterott College-St Joseph
    Pivate, for profit
    164 students | 22.40 Mi3709 N. Belt Hwy
    Saint Joseph MO  64506
    (816)364-5399
    22.40164
  • 140 students | 30.50 Mi11500 N Ambassador Ste 221
    Kansas City MO  64153
    (816)270-5300
    30.50140
  • 6,198 students | 37.50 Mi7250 State Ave
    Kansas City KS  66112
    (913)334-1100
    37.506,198
  • Donnelly College
    Private, non-profit
    474 students | 41.00 Mi608 N 18th St
    Kansas City KS  66102
    (913) 621-8700
    41.00474
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Did You Know?
For Kansas public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,910 per year for in-state students and $4,032 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $12,024 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 0.48, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Kansas is Donnelly College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.