Northwest Kansas Technical College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, a commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. Some programs also hold accreditation by other approved agencies.
Campus Security Report
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Diversity of Enrollment
Fall 2016 undergraduate enrollment for the college was 812 students. Forty-eight percent (48%) of the students were attending on a full-time basis. The female population accounted for 30%, male 70%. Seventy-nine percent (79%) of students were age 24 or under. Seven percent (7%) were Black or African American, 13% were Hispanic/Latino, 73% were White, 2% were Two or More Races, 3% were Non-Resident alien, and 1% race/ethnicity was unknown.
Diversity of Pell Recipients
The percentage of full-time enrolled students receiving Federal Pell Grants for the 2016-17 academic year was 48%. Of those, 26% were female and 74% were male. Forty-eight percent (48%) of the Pell recipients identified themselves as members of a racial or ethnic minority.
Fifty-seven percent (57%) of Fall 2015 first-time, full-time undergraduate students returned in the Fall of 2016. No first-time, part-time undergraduate student were enrolled in 2015. Part-time retention rate is not applicable.
Student-Right-To-Know Graduation & Transfer Rates
4-Year Average Student-Right-to-Know Graduation Rate for First-Time Freshman – 57%
4-Year Average Student-Right-to-Know Transfer Out Rate for First-Time Freshman – 10%
2016 IPEDS Student-Right-to-Know Graduation Rate for First-Time Freshman (Cohort Year 2013) – 47%
2016 IPEDS Student-Right-to-Know Transfer Out Rate First-Time Freshman (Cohort Year 2013) – 20%
Athlete Graduation Rate (Cohort Year 2010) – 47%
Athlete Graduation Rate (Cohort Year 2011) – 43%
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Graduate Job Placement & Salary Report
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Disability Resources and Services
Equity in Athletics
Northwest Kansas Technical College gives equal consideration to all applicants for admission, employment and participation in its programs and activities without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability, veteran status or limited English proficiency (LEP). Northwest Tech respects the legal rights of each person to work and learn in an environment that is free from unlawful sexual discrimination including sexual harassment and sexual violence. Concerns regarding disability or race, color, or national origin should be referred to Section 504 Coordinator/ADA Coordinator/Title VI Coordinator, Vice President for Academic & Student Affairs at 785.890.3641. All other concerns should be referred to the Title IX Coordinator/Age Act Coordinator, Dean of Students at 785.890.3641. Both offices are located at 1209 Harrison, Goodland, KS 67735.