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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 38%.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 289 students
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Top Rankings

Northeast Kansas Technical Center ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for:

School Overview

Northeast Kansas Technical Center
(KS) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Associates--Public Rural-serving Small
Associate's Colleges: High Vocational & Technical-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional
Institution Level
At least 2 years but < 4 years
At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control
Public
Public
Total Faculty
n/a
156 staff

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 0.58. The school's diversity has declined by 100% over five years.
Total Enrollment
289 students
1,734 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 2019-20 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
12:1
# Full-Time Students
n/a
777 students
# Part-Time Students
n/a
957 students
Total Dormitory Capacity
n/a
342 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
n/a
1%
% Asian
n/a
3%
% Hispanic
n/a
14%
% Black
n/a
8%
% White
n/a
62%
% Two or more races
n/a
4%
% Non Resident races
n/a
2%
% Unknown races
100%
6%
Diversity Score
n/a
0.58
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 2019-20 school year data.

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
90%
91%
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 2019-20 school year data.
Acceptance Rate
n/a
100%
ACT Composite
n/a
21
Source: 2020 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 289 students
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Did You Know?

For Kansas public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,484 per year for in-state students and $4,443 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $18,155 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Kansas community colleges have a diversity score of 0.58, which is lower than the national average of 0.71. The most diverse community college in Kansas is Kansas City Kansas Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.

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