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KCTCS: Jobs are waiting; need more education? Consider certificate programs, associate degrees

When it comes to degree attainment, Kentucky ranks near the bottom. One reason for that is the thousands of working-age adults without a college credential. The Kentucky Community and Technical College System (KCTCS) offers several short-term certificate programs and associate degrees to help change that. Many jobs that once were available to high school graduates now require additional training,...