Big Sandy Community and Technical College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - FairQuality: Education Quality Rating - Very BadSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Very Good
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Big Sandy Community and Technical College is a medium two-year, public school with 5,155 students enrolled. This college was originated in 2003 and is one of the 2 schools located in Prestonsburg, Kentucky.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
29
Big Sandy Community and Technical College will give you the opportunity to earn a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

Big Sandy Community and Technical College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 29 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Automotive and Mechanic, Electrical and Electronics, Medical Assistant, and Management. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
62%
The student retention rate at Big Sandy Community and Technical College is relatively low at 62% (close to Kentucky average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Big Sandy Community and Technical College is very low - 19%. Nearly 9% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Big Sandy Community and Technical College is pretty good -- 13:1. Find out more information regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$11,800
Average tuition charges are close to the nationwide median - $11,800 per year.

Read the details about Big Sandy Community and Technical College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This college will consider accepting dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Big Sandy Community and Technical College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (606) 886-3863 or check Big Sandy Community and Technical College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Big Sandy Community and Technical College provides a distance education program.

Unfortunately, there is no on-campus housing at Big Sandy Community and Technical College.

Based on the college crime numbers, Big Sandy Community and Technical College seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Big Sandy Community and Technical College Location and Maps



Post Address: Big Sandy Community and Technical College, One Bert Combs Dr, Prestonsburg, Kentucky 41653, USA
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