Hazard Community and Technical College

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School Overview

Hazard Community and Technical College (abbreviated HCTC), is an open-admissions, two-year community college that belongs to the Kentucky Community and Technical College System, a compendium of 16 colleges comprising over 70 campuses. The college was founded in 1968 as Hazard Community College but was changed to Hazard Community and Technical College in 2003 to reflect the fact that is overs a diverse and extensive array of career-oriented technical programs.

In addition to its campus in Hazard, Kentucky, HCTC has branch campuses located across the state. HCTC is regionally accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) to award associate degrees and diplomas. HCTC offers two year associate of arts, associate of science and associate of applied science degrees, as well as career-oriented certificates in various fields of study, including business, construction trades, education, health sciences, liberal arts, automotive technology and human services.

General Information

Admission Office

One Community College Drive

Hazard, KY 41701

(606) 436-5721

(800) 246-7521

Fax: (606) 666-4312



Contact: Scott Gross

Director of Admissions
Main Address

One Community College Drive

Hazard, KY 41701

(800) 246-7521

www.hazard.kctcs.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 4,070

Degree-seeking undergrads: 2,065

Setting

Rural setting

Small town (2,500 – 9,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Out-of-state applicants must rank in top half of high school class or have 3.0 GPA.


College Majors

Business, Management, & Marketing

Marketing Management A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General A

Construction Trades

Electrician C

Education

Early Childhood Education A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Medical Radiologic Technology A
Nursing (RN) A
Physical Therapy Assistance A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Automotive Technology A

Public Administration & Services

Human Services A

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Hazard Community and Technical College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (606) 487-3503
Website: https://hazard.kctcs.edu/
Type of School: 2-year, Public
Apply Online: https://hazard.kctcs.edu/admissions/start-your-application
Address: One Community College Drive, Hazard, KY 41701-2402
Setting: Town: Remote
Campus Housing: No

Students & Programs

Student Population: 3,245
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 17 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 1,686 (52% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $4,368
Out-of-state Tuition: $14,808
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 99%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $6,510

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Hazard Community and Technical College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Hazard Community and Technical College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 21
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services 21
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 11
Construction Trades 4
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 4
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 21
Health Professions and Related Programs 149
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 21
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 92
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 1
Personal and Culinary Services 3
Precision Production 2
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 21
Transportation and Materials Moving 3
Visual and Performing Arts 21
Grand total 5320

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Hazard Community and Technical College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $4,368
Out-of-state $14,808
Books and supplies $1,000

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 342 99%
Grant or scholarship aid 338 98% $6,510
Student loan aid 68 20% $4,346

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 2,640 83% $3,541
Federal student loans 475 15% $5,017

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Hazard Community and Technical College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Hazard Community and Technical College students.

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Hazard Community and Technical College Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 3,245
Undergraduate enrollment 3,245
Graduate enrollment 0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Hazard Community and Technical College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
    • Physical Therapy (PTA) - Programs for the physical therapist assistant
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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