Flint Hills Technical College

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2022 Undergraduate Tuition
$4,572
2.14% growth from 2021
2022 Average Net Price
$16,106
After Financial Aid
2019 Default Rate
1.24%
on Student Loans
2022 Enrolled Students
1,610
18.3% Full-Time
2022 Graduation Rate
74.4%
96 Graduates

About

Flint Hills Technical College is a higher education institution located in Lyon County, KS. In 2022, the most popular 1 to 2 Year Postsecondary Certificate concentrations at Flint Hills Technical College were Welding Technology (29 degrees awarded), Automobile Mechanics Technology (26 degrees), and Licensed Practical & Vocational Nurse Training (23 degrees).

In 2022, 377 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Flint Hills Technical College. 56.5% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 43.5% awarded men. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients was white (271 degrees), 3.19 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (85 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Flint Hills Technical College is $4,572, which is $−3,540 less than the national average for Associates Colleges ($8,112).

Costs

In 2022, the median undergraduate tuition at Flint Hills Technical College is $4,572, which is $−3,540 less than the national average for Associates Colleges ($8,112).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $16,106.

In 2022, 42% of undergraduate students attending Flint Hills Technical College received financial aid through grants. Comparatively, 12% of undergraduate students received financial aid through loans.

Tuition Costs

$4,572
2022 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2022, the cost of tuition at Flint Hills Technical College was $4,572. The cost of tuition at Flint Hills Technical College is $−3,540 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for Associates Colleges ($8,112).

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Average Net Price

$16,106
2022 Value
0.543%
1 Year Growth

In 2022 Flint Hills Technical College had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $16,106. Between 2021 and 2022, the average net price of Flint Hills Technical College grew by 0.543%.

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Other Student Expenses

$6,300
Room and Board
$1,700
Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Flint Hills Technical College was of $6,300 in 2022. The cost of room and board did not change between 2021 and 2022.

During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,700. The cost of books and supplies did not change during the same period.

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Financial Aid by Income Level

42%
Undergraduates Receiving Financial Aid through Grants
12%
Undergraduates Receiving Financial Aid through Loans

42% of undergraduate students at Flint Hills Technical College received financial aid through grants or loans in 2022. This represents a decline of 10.6% with respect to 2021, when 47% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

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1.24%
2019 Default Rate
2
Number of Defaults

In 2019 the default rate for borrower's at Flint Hills Technical College was 1.24%, which represents 2 out of the 161 total borrowers.

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Enrollment

Flint Hills Technical College had a total enrollment of 1,610 students in 2022. The full-time enrollment at Flint Hills Technical College is 295 students and the part-time enrollment is 1,315. This means that 18.3% of students enrolled at Flint Hills Technical College are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Flint Hills Technical College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 70.5% White, 21.6% Hispanic or Latino, 3.48% Two or More Races, 2.17% Black or African American, 1.18% Asian, 0.497% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.311% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at Flint Hills Technical College in full-time Undergraduate programs are most commonly White Female (35.3%), followed by White Male (30.2%) and Hispanic or Latino Female (15.3%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

18.3%
Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Flint Hills Technical College in 2022, both undergraduate and graduate, is 1,610 students. The full-time enrollment at Flint Hills Technical College is 295 and the part-time enrollment is 1,315. This means that 18.3% of students enrolled at Flint Hills Technical College are enrolled full-time compared with 32.2% at similar Associates Colleges.

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Retention Rate over Time

75%
2022 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Flint Hills Technical College was 75%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Associates Colleges (62%), Flint Hills Technical College had a retention rate higher than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity (2022)
  1. White
    1,135 enrolled students
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    347 enrolled students
  3. Two or More Races
    56 enrolled students

The enrolled student population at Flint Hills Technical College is 70.5% White, 21.6% Hispanic or Latino, 3.48% Two or More Races, 2.17% Black or African American, 1.18% Asian, 0.497% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.311% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Associates Colleges is 42.9% White, 27.9% Hispanic or Latino, and 12.5% Black or African American.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 0 students (0%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2022, 49 more women than men received degrees from Flint Hills Technical College. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients at Flint Hills Technical College is white (271 degrees awarded). There were 3.19 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (85 degrees).

The most common 1 to 2 Year Postsecondary Certificate concentration at Flint Hills Technical College is Welding Technology (29 degrees awarded), followed by Automobile Mechanics Technology (26 degrees) and Licensed Practical & Vocational Nurse Training (23 degrees).

In 2022,  the most specialized majors across all degree types at Flint Hills Technical College, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Construction (37 degrees awarded), Communication Technologies (14 degrees), and Precision Production (31 degrees).

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Flint Hills Technical College are Registered nurses (1,397,078 people), Medical & health services managers (152,331 people), Nurse practitioners & nurse midwives (140,815 people), Pharmacists (134,189 people), and Physicians (108,220 people).

The most specialized majors at Flint Hills Technical College in 2022 are Construction (37 degrees awarded), Communication Technologies (14 degrees), Precision Production (31 degrees), Engineering Technologies (26 degrees), and Mechanical Technologies (27 degrees) (as of 2022).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Flint Hills Technical College are Cardiovascular technologists and technicians, Surgeons, Physicians, Chief executives & legislators, and Physician assistants

The most specialized majors at Flint Hills Technical College are Construction (37 degrees awarded), Communication Technologies (14 degrees), Precision Production (31 degrees), Engineering Technologies (26 degrees), and Mechanical Technologies (27 degrees) (as of 2022).

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Common Industries by Major

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Flint Hills Technical College are General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (1,491,477 people), Outpatient care centers (240,108 people), Elementary & secondary schools (230,552 people), Offices of physicians (203,675 people), and Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (144,914 people).

The most specialized majors at Flint Hills Technical College are Construction (37 degrees awarded), Communication Technologies (14 degrees), Precision Production (31 degrees), Engineering Technologies (26 degrees), and Mechanical Technologies (27 degrees) (as of 2022).

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Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Flint Hills Technical College.
Most Common (2022)
  1. 29 degrees awarded
  2. 26 degrees awarded
  3. 23 degrees awarded

In 2022, the most common 1 to 2 year postsecondary certificate concentration at Flint Hills Technical College was Welding Technology with 29 degrees awarded.

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Sex Breakdown for Common Majors

164
Degrees Awarded to Men
in 2022
213
Degrees Awarded to Women
in 2022

In 2022, 164 degrees were awarded to men at Flint Hills Technical College, which is 0.77 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (213).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2022, 36 degrees were awarded to men at Flint Hills Technical College in Building & Property Maintenance, which is 36 times more than the 1 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2022, 62 degrees were awarded to men at Flint Hills Technical College in Nursing Assistant & Patient Care Assistant, which is 12.4 times more than the 5 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

24%
100% Completion Time
67%
150% Completion Time

In 2022, 24% of students graduating from Flint Hills Technical College completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 67% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 69% within 200%.

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Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Graduation Rate by Race and Sex

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.
Asian Male
Highest Graduation Rate (100%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate in 2022 at Flint Hills Technical College is Male and Asian (100% graduation rate). Across all Associates Colleges, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (73.2%).

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity (2022)
  1. White
    271 degrees awarded
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    85 degrees awarded
  3. Black or African American
    10 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Flint Hills Technical College is white (271 degrees awarded). There were 3.19 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (85 degrees).

0% of degree recipients (0 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Sex

Most Common Sex Demographic (2022)
  1. White Female
    148 degrees awarded
  2. White Male
    123 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino Female
    52 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and sex grouping at Flint Hills Technical College is white female (148 degrees awarded). There were 1.2 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white male (123 degrees).

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Operations

Flint Hills Technical College has an endowment valued at nearly $4.16M, as of the end of the 2022 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of 24.1k (0.58%) compared to the 0.843% average return (43.9k on 5.21M) across all Associates Colleges.

In 2022, Flint Hills Technical College had a total salary expenditure of 11.3M. Flint Hills Technical College employs 37 Instructors. Most academics at Flint Hills Technical College are Female Instructor (21), and Male Instructor (16).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Flint Hills Technical College are: Office and Administrative Support, with 12 employees, Management, with 9 employees, and Business and Financial Operations with 4 employees.

Endowment

$4.16M
2022 Endowment
14.8%
decline from 2021

Flint Hills Technical College has an endowment valued at about $4.16M, as of the end of the 2022 fiscal year. The endowment of Flint Hills Technical College declined 14.8% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $1.05M lower than than the median endowment of Associates Colleges according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Associates Colleges: High Career & Technical-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Salary Expenditure

$4.25M
2022 Salaries
0.449%
growth from 2021

In 2022, Flint Hills Technical College paid a median of $4.25M in salaries, which represents 37.8% of their overall expenditure ($11.3M) and a 0.449% growth from the previous year.

The median for similar Associates Colleges is 16.8M (40.1% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$1.88M
Instructional Salaries
37
Number of Employees

In 2022, Flint Hills Technical College paid a total of $1.88M to 37 employees working as instructors, which represents 44.1% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $5.35M (31.8%) for similar Associates Colleges.

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Occupations by Share

Instructor
Most Common Instructor
37 Employees
Office and Administrative Support
Most Common Non-Instructional Employee
12 Employees

In 2022, the most common positions for instructional staff at Flint Hills Technical College was Instructor with 37 employees.

In 2022, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Flint Hills Technical College were Office and Administrative Support with 12 employees, Management with 9 employees, and Business and Financial Operations with 4 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Sex

Most Common Demographic (2022)
  1. Female Instructor
  2. Male Instructor

In 2022, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Flint Hills Technical College was Female Instructor with 21 employees, and Male Instructor with 16 employees.

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