109 E Broadway
Louisville, Kentucky 40202-2005
Accrediting Agency:Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
Jefferson Community and Technical College, a public two-year college, was established in 1967 as part of the University of Kentucky Community College System. With more than 15,000 students it is the largest school in the Kentucky Community and Technical College System. The college offers courses at its six campuses in Louisville, Carrolton, Shelbyville, and Shepherdsville, Ky.
Jefferson Community and Technical College offers more than 300 academic and technical programs, including associate degrees, diplomas, and certificates. Programs of study at include African American studies, applied process technology carpentry, cosmetology, criminal justice, education, and engineering technology The college offers online classes through the Kentucky Virtual Campus, which offers several associate, bachelor’s, and master’s degree programs.
The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools has accredited Jefferson Community and Technical College since 2005.
Freshman applicants must submit a high school transcript and COMPASS or ACT scores for course placement. Certain programs, such as allied health programs, have other admissions requirements. Admissions will contact applicants of admission status once the completed application and other materials are received. Accepted freshman applicants are required to attend an orientation. Jefferson Community and Technical College accepts applicants on a rolling deadline.