College at a Glance | WKCTC

College at a Glance

About Our Students

  • Total Headcount: 4,895 (includes non-credential, dual-credit, and workforce students)
  • Credential Seeking (CS) Headcount: 3,179 (Fall 2020)
  • Part-time CS students: 45%
  • Full-time CS students: 55%
  • Students enrolled in one or more online courses during fall 2020: 2,706
  • Student to teacher ratio: 20 to 1
  • Female: 63%; Male: 37%
  • Tuition: $179/credit hour (in-state)
  • Students receiving financial aid: 76.4%
  • High school students enrolled in dual-enrollment/dual-credit courses in fall 2020: 1,108


Kentucky Community & Technical College System (KCTCS) Fact Books
Student Achievement
WKCTC 2016-2022 Strategic Plan

Popular Academic Programs

  • Associate in Arts/Associate in Science
  • Business Administration
  • Computer Information Technology 
  • Health Information Technology 
  • Nursing
  • Cosmetology
  • Criminal Justice
  • Interdisciplinary Early Childhood Education
  • Electrical Technology 
  • Medical Information Technology 
  • Visual Communication

Part of a Family

When you join West Kentucky Community and Technical College, you are joining a prestigious system of community colleges. WKCTC is a proud member of the Kentucky Community and Technical College System (KCTCS). Each year, thousands of students, just like you, enter the doors of community colleges throughout our commonwealth. Here are just a few of their stories.


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