Jefferson Community and Technical College

The Jefferson Community and Technical College is a government owned open admissions institute of Kentucky, US. The college provides degree, diploma and certificate programs in over 300 subjects to residents and international students.

Name of the Institution Jefferson Community and Technical College
Type of Institution Open – Admissions Public institution
Location (Contact Details) 109 East Broadway, Louisville, Kentucky – 40202, United States of AmericaPh. No. – 502-213-4000

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Ownership Government
Accreditation / Affiliation The college is affiliated to the -

  • Kentuckiana Metroversity
  • Kentucky Community and Technical College System

The institute is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools

Courses Offered Associated Degree in -

  • Wood Manufacturing technology
  • Welding
  • Office Systems Technology
  • Plumbing Technology
  • Respiratory Care

Diploma Program in -

  • Global Studies
  • Electrical Technology
  • Apprenticeship Studies
  • Communication Arts Technology
  • Business Administration

Certificate Course in -

  • Cosmetology
  • African American Studies
  • Criminal Justice
  • Diagnostic Medical Sonography
  • Heating and Air Conditioning Technology


Admission Procedure / Eligibility Criteria The necessary documents a candidate has to submit during admission are -

  • GED test score
  • A transcript from the high school and any other institute the applicant attended
  • ACT and COMPASS test cores (only the candidates who do not have adequate ACT scores, will have to appear for COMPASS test)
  • Letter of recommendation from the highest authority of institute last attended testifying the character of the applicant
  • Completely filled up and signed application form
  • A student F-1 visa
  • IELTS or TOEFL certificate as proof of English proficiency


Campus Placements There is an active placement cell in the college that provides placement opportunities for students who have completed their course. A student can get all the placement updates from the Advising, Career and Counseling Center of the college. For further information call 315-786-2271
  • Anne Biven Nursing Textbook Fund
  • Elizabeth Browning Adams Memorial Scholarship
  • Community College Transfer Scholarships
  • Pat Drago Memorial Scholarship
  • Hispanic College Fund Scholarship Programs
  • Grainger Tools for Tomorrow Scholarship
  • Imogene Kelly Memorial Scholarship
  • Jefferson Community & Technical College Merit Scholarship
  • KCTCS Academic Transfer Scholarship
  • Phyllis Krantz Memorial Scholarship
  • Shelby Energy Scholarship
  • T Steve Yeager Scholarship for Academic Excellence
  • Lubrizol Foundation Scholarship
  • Dr Bill May Fire Sciences and Criminal Justice Scholarship Fund
  • Philip Morris Career Scholarship
  • PNC Bank Scholarship
  • Elizabeth Browning Adams Memorial Scholarship
  • Advancing Hispanic Excellence in Technology, Engineering, Math, and Science (AHETEMS) Scholarship Program
  • Ivy Tech Community College & Jefferson Community College Transfer Scholarships
  • Robert (Bobby) Baumgardner Endowed Scholarship for Nursing


Fee Structure The average fees for a course at the college start from $3,080. In addition, there is also room & board charge, books and stationery costs which start from $1000
Established in the Year 2005
Facts & Figures
  • There are 15,000 students enrolled in the Jefferson Community and Technical College as per the enrollment rate of academic session 2010 – 2011
  • The college is one among the 16 open admission colleges under the Kentucky Community and technical College System (KCTCS)
  • More than 300 short term and long term courses have been introduced in the college syllabus
Events Some of the upcoming events at the college are -

  • Workshop – Barriers for Infectious Disease Control Certification
  • Thanksgiving Recess & Holiday
  • Comedian Prashanth
  • Dollar Dinner
  • Workshop – European Coffeehouse Desserts
  • Workshop – Savory Baking
Distance Learning The institute provides distance learning degrees, diplomas and certificates in

  • Medicaid Nurse Aid
  • Medical Office Limited Medical Radiography
  • Occupational Therapy Assistant
  • Human Services
  • Insurance and Risk Management
  • Phlebotomy
  • Plumbing Technology
  • Respiratory Care
  • Real Estate
  • Volumetric Medical Imaging