Madisonville Community College, located in Madisonville, Kentucky, was founded in 1968, was originally part of the Kentucky Community College System, but consolidated with Madison Technical College in 2001 when under the newly formed the Kentucky Community and Technical College System.
The KCTCS is comprised of 16 member schools, offering technical and academic programs to residents ensuring that they all have access to postsecondary education. Madisonville Community College is dedicated to providing the best possible education and services to its community, reviewing and updating programs and facilities to remain current and modern.
Madisonville Community College offers a variety of programs that result in an associate degree, certificate or diploma. Students will be able to choose a program of study that best suits one's academic or career goals. Academic transfer programs are designed to facilitate the transfer to a four year institution after the completion of the freshman and sophomore years of a bachelors degree.
Transfer to a public Kentucky college or university is made easier through agreements in place with KCTCS schools. Students wishing to transfer to a private or out of state school should meet with a counselor to outline a curriculum that best meet that school or schools transfer requirements.
Career and technical programs provide students with an education in a high demand field, providing the training, skills, and knowledge to operate as a professional in that field upon completion. Such programs typically take between one and two years to complete, resulting in an associate degree, certificate, or diploma.
Students enrolled in such a program will have a traditional classroom education combined with experience building practical courses. Graduates may seek employment immediately after graduation, though some fields may require certification or licensure.
Programs offered include:
Admissions and Financial Aid
As an open enrollment institution, students interested in enrollment need only meet the minimum requirements for admissions to become a student at the school. Students should submit a completed application, along with transcripts and a standardized test score, after which it is recommended they participate in orientation and meet with a counselor to discuss programs, curriculum and goals. Registration for courses takes place prior to the start of each semester, with tuition fees due shortly thereafter.
Financial aid is available in the form of loans, grants and scholarships. Students in need of financial assistance must obtain a federal PIN online, followed by the completion and submission of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), the resulting student aid report (SAR) from which will be used to determine financial need, program eligibility, and monetary awards.
Financial aid must be reapplied for at the start of each academic year, and is typically only available for full time students. Applicants may be asked to provide additional financial information to ensure that the SAR is accurate prior to the disbursement of funds.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $7,400. In order to calculate a more accurate and detailed cost of attendance check out their cost calculator here. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Annual tuition range:
- State Residents: $3,500-$4,200
- Out-of-State: $12,000-$14,830
- Charges for part-time students are:
- In-State: $150-$180 per unit
- Out-of-State: $520-$620 per unit
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||98%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||96%||$4,631|
|Receiving Student Loans||18%||$4,284|
Admissions, Academics, & Student Services
To help students and recent graduates, Madisonville Community College may offer services to students like:
- Distance learning
- Night and weekend classes available
- Remedial courses
- Academic counseling for students
- Student employment
- Assistance to find work
Graduation & Transfer Rates
Community colleges offer a variety of career and transfer options for students. The following table shows the graduation and transfer-out rates for this school, versus those community colleges in Kentucky, which can be valuable information for determining which school to attend.
|Madisonville Community College||Hopkins County||Kentucky|
Specialized Programs & Accreditations
Campus: Health Campus
- Associate's Degree in Nursing (ADN) Program
- Accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (since 1993)
- Find all the other nursing programs in Kentucky
- Radiology Technician Program
- Accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (since 1983)
Campus: Madisonville Community College
- Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) Program
- Accredited by the American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (since 1997)
The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.
Get more information about the programs offered by Madisonville Community College by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Business and Marketing Studies
Computer and Information Sciences
Family and Consumer Sciences
Health and Clinical Professions
Legal Professions and Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mechanic and Repair Technology
Public Administration and Social Services
Security and Protective Services
Other Community Colleges Nearby
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Madisonville Community College.
- Henderson Community College in Henderson, KY (31 miles away)
- Hopkinsville Community College in Hopkinsville, KY (33 miles away)
- Owensboro Community and Technical College in Owensboro, KY (34 miles away)
- West Kentucky Community and Technical College in Paducah, KY (67 miles away)
- Shawnee Community College in Ullin, IL (84 miles away)