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KCTCS suspends presidential search amid pandemic, Paul Czarapata to remain interim president

The Kentucky Community and Technical College System (KCTCS) is ending the search for the next president of for the time being. The search committee completed its work and the KCTCS Board of Regents had selected four finalists. The next step of the process was to conduct in-person interviews, which were planned for later this month. Given the current situation regarding COVID-19 cases and the uncertain...

Students selected to serve on KCTCS Board of Regents, as student body co-presidents

Two students were elected by their Student Government Association (SGA) peers to serve on the Kentucky Community and Technical College System’s (KCTCS) Board of Regents and to serve as student body co-presidents. Gavin Posey of West Kentucky Community and Technical College (WKCTC) and Ric Smith of Gateway Community and Technical College (GCTC) will serve one-year terms on the board and as student...

KCTCS board of regents approves tuition increase; cost per credit hour still lowest in state

The Kentucky Community and Technical College (KCTCS) Board of Regents approved a $6 per credit hour tuition increase at Friday’s meeting at Somerset Community College. The tuition increase equates to a $108 annual increase for those in-state students taking 18 credit hours per year, which is the average for KCTCS students. Approved out-of-state tuition rates include a $12 per credit hour rate for...