Ashland Community and Technical College Overview
Located in Ashland, Kentucky, Ashland Community and Technical College is a public institution. The surrounding area of the school is a good match for students who enjoy city life.
What Is Ashland Community and Technical College Known For?
- The highest award offered at ACTC is the undergraduate certificate.
- For the 2017-2018 academic year, 99% of the faculty were full-time.
Ashland Community and Technical College Rankings
These rankings may look different from those published by other outlets, because we use an outcomes-based approach rather than a subjective one. We get our data from a number of places, including the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard. For more information, check out our rankings and methodology page.
ACTC has been awarded the following overall awards by our latest rankings.
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Program Level Awards
These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at ACTC.
Where Is Ashland Community and Technical College?
Contact details for ACTC are given below.
|Address:||1400 College Drive, Ashland, KY 41101-3683|
How Do I Get Into ACTC?
You can apply to ACTC online at: https://ashland.kctcs.edu/admissions/start-your-application
Can I Afford Ashland Community and Technical College?
Student Loan Debt
It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At ACTC, approximately 36% of students took out student loans averaging $5,018 a year. That adds up to $20,072 over four years for those students.
The student loan default rate at ACTC is 26.7%. Watch out! This is significantly higher than the national default rate of 10.1%, which means you could have trouble paying back your student loans if you take any out.
Ashland Community and Technical College Undergraduate Student Diversity
Of the 1,295 full-time undergraduates at ACTC, 48% are male and 52% are female.
The racial-ethnic breakdown of Ashland Community and Technical College students is as follows.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||16|
|Hispanic or Latino||25|
Online Learning at Ashland Community and Technical College
The following chart shows how the online learning population at ACTC has changed over the last few years.
This school is the 32nd most popular in Kentucky for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.
Online Growth Rankings of ACTC
The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Ashland Community and Technical College was 1.5%. This is the #1,931 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at ACTC regardless of major.
The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of ACTC majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.
|Major||1-Year Growth Rate|
|Liberal Arts / Sciences & Humanities||13%|
|Liberal Arts General Studies||13%|
The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at ACTC ranks compared to all other partially online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at ACTC.
When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.
Ashland Community and Technical College Undergraduate Concentrations
The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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