Northeast Kansas Technical Center

1501 W Riley St
Atchison, KS 66002
Top Ranked (2024): View Rankings
  • 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 39%.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • 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
Associates Colleges
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
170 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 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
289 students
1,530 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 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
10:1
# Full-Time Students
n/a
628 students
# Part-Time Students
n/a
902 students
# Enrollment Undergraduate
n/a
230 students
# Full-Time Undergraduate Students
150 students
581 students
This chart display the total number of Full-time undergraduate students enrollment of Northeast Kansas Technical Center and average number of community college Full-time undergraduate  students enrollment of KS by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
# Full-Time Graduate Students
n/a
2 students
# Part-Time Undergraduate Students
139 students
902 students
# Part-Time Graduate Students
n/a
1 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
61%
% Two or more races
n/a
3%
% Non Resident races
n/a
2%
% Unknown races
100%
8%
Diversity Score
n/a
0.59
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 2020-21 school year data.
College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in less than 4 years)
n/a
39%
College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in 4 years or more than 4 years)
n/a
0.65%

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 2020-21 school year data.
Median Debt for Graduates
n/a
$8,892
Median Debt for Dropouts
n/a
$5,467
Acceptance Rate
n/a
100%
ACT Composite
n/a
21
Source: 2021 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Northeast Kansas Technical Center's ranking?
Northeast Kansas Technical Center ranks among the top 20% of community college in Kansas for: Average community college minority breakdown.

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Quick Stats (2024)

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

Did You Know?

For Kansas public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,545 per year for in-state students and $4,477 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 0.59, which is lower than the national average of 0.71. The most diverse community college in Kansas is Donnelly College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.

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