470 Cooper Drive, Lexington, KY 40506
Lexington, KY 40506
Accrediting Agency:Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
Bluegrass Community and Technical College is a two-year, public institution in Lexington, Ky. The college also operates campuses in Cooper, Danville, Lawrenceburg, Leestown, Regency, and Winchester. It was established when Lexington Community College and Central Kentucky Technical College merged in 2005. The institution has a student population of 14,200 and a student-to-faculty ratio of 18 to 1.
Bluegrass Community and Technical College offers more than 200 associate degree programs, diplomas, and certificate programs. These programs are offered in more than 40 areas of study, including air conditioning technology, architectural technology, science, automotive technology, biotechnology, business management, and civil engineering technology. Online certificate and associate degree programs are also available. These programs include an associate degree in arts, associate degree in science, and programs in business management and marketing, computer information and technology, education, health information technology, library information technology, office systems technology, medical information technology, and real estate. The college also offers adult education programs traditionally and online, and ESL and college preparation programs.
Bluegrass Community and Technical College has been accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools since 2005.
Bluegrass Community and Technical College requires freshman applicants to submit official high school transcripts or GED test scores and ACT or SAT scores. The college also requires applicants who score below 18 in English, 20 in reading, or 21 in mathematics on the ACT to take the COMPASS test. It admits applicants on a rolling deadline, though fall freshman applications have a deadline of July 19. Accepted students will receive a letter in the mail requesting the student to call and set up an orientation date. After orientation, new students will meet with an advisor to choose classes and register.