Bluegrass Community and Technical College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality:Education Quality Rating - Very BadSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Very Good
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Bluegrass Community and Technical College is a large two-year, public school with 10,390 students enrolled. This college was established in 2005 and is one of the 12 colleges located in Lexington, Kentucky.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
58
Fair
Bluegrass Community and Technical College will give you the opportunity to get a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

Bluegrass Community and Technical College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 58 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Nursing, Industrial Technologies, Medical Assistant, and Electrical and Electronics. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges.


Student Retention
52%
Bad
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Bluegrass Community and Technical College is low at 52% (way below Kentucky average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
19 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Bluegrass Community and Technical College is very low: 23%. About 18% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Bluegrass Community and Technical College is reasonably decent - 19:1. Learn more details regarding instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$12,600
Medium
Average tuition prices are close to the nationwide median - around $12,400 a year. The additional fees at Bluegrass Community and Technical College beyond tuition are approximately $200, which totals $12,600 a year.

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

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
Bluegrass Community and Technical College will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Bluegrass Community and Technical College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (859) 246-6200 or check Bluegrass Community and Technical College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Bluegrass Community and Technical College provides a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Bluegrass Community and Technical College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
At present there is no on-campus housing at Bluegrass Community and Technical College.

Based on the college crime data, Bluegrass Community and Technical College appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Bluegrass Community and Technical College Location and Maps



Post Address: Bluegrass Community and Technical College, 470 Cooper Drive, Lexington, Kentucky 40506, USA
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