ERIC Number: ED436197
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: N/A
Educate, Empower, Employ: 1997-98 Annual Report.
Kentucky Community and Technical Coll. System, Lexington.
This is the first annual report issued by the Kentucky Community and Technical College System (KCTCS). It chronicles the accomplishments of KCTCS during its first 13 months of existence. The report describes how KCTCS' 13 community colleges and 15 technical colleges educate, empower, and help employ Kentuckians. Contents include a message from the chairman, a message from the president, a look at the collaboration between KCTCS and other organizations, a timeline of the year in review, a community college update, a technical college update, and KCTCS facts and figures of its community and technical colleges. Highlights include: (1) 1997-98 enrollment in the technical colleges totaled 14,067; (2) community college enrollment for fall 1997 totaled 36, 399; (3) degrees awarded in 1996-97 at the community colleges was 3,603; credentials awarded at the technical colleges was 3,361; (4) women composed 65% of the fall 1997 enrollment at the community colleges, and 49% at the technical colleges; and (5) the percentage of African Americans enrolled was similar at both the technical and community colleges--7.1 and 7.6, respectively. The KCTCS report also includes information on fundraising efforts, mission and vision, the Board of Regents (effective end of 1997-98 academic year), faculty and staff achievements, student achievements, and testimonials from various persons. (VWC)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Kentucky Community and Technical Coll. System, Lexington.
Identifiers - Location: Kentucky