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Five Kentucky Colleges Recognized as Nation’s Fastest-Growing Community Colleges

Dec 05, 2012 - | 02:46 PM -

Versailles, KY - Kentucky Community and Technical Colleges in Ashland, Bowling Green, Hopkinsville,
Maysville and Somerset have been named to the Community College Week Top 50 List of the
fastest-growing public two-year colleges in the country.

In an analysis of public two-year colleges across the U.S., five colleges within the Kentucky Community and Technical College System (KCTCS) rank in Community College Week’s top 50 fastest-growing public twoyear colleges. The magazine’s annual “Fastest Growing Community Colleges” report was released this week.

Bowling Green Technical College (#6) and Somerset Community College (#13) ranked in the top 15 of the fastest-growing institutions with 5,000 to 9,999 students. Hopkinsville Community College (#5), Ashland Community and Technical College (#24) and Maysville Community and Technical College (#44) all ranked in the top 50 fastest-growing two-year colleges with enrollments of 2,500-4,999 students.

The Community College Week analysis was compiled from U.S. Department of Education data comparing college headcount from fall 2010-fall 2011.