Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College is here for you.

Your road to a good job and the skills needed to fit into our fast-changing world begin here. We can prepare you to start working as soon as possible or transfer your credits to a four-year college or university.

You can begin at Southeast, and you can go anywhere!

Why Southeast?

We ll challenge you and provide the support you need to begin an exciting career and build the foundation for lifelong learning. Our classes are small, and our experienced faculty offer personal attention. Don't just take it from us, see what others had to say:

I am a mother of two and a full-time college student. Southeast has helped me to further my education by having a flexible schedule and wide variety of classes to meet my needs. Southeast has made is easy for me to ease back into my studies after being out of school for a few years, and achieve my goals. Heather Whitehead, current student need help? call 1-855-2GO-SKCTC

I got an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Information Technology from Southeast, which provided me with the background I needed to earn Network+ Certification. Southeast has given me a start toward an exciting career through employment as an IT Technician. Geremiah Holbrook, former student

I started college at a four-university, but transferred to Southeast after my first semester to complete the basic courses that would lead to 2-year degree. I wanted to save money at the same time. Since transferring, I have received an Associate in Science Degree, and am now ready to transfer back to a 4-year school in the fall. Ruth Miller, current student


What do we offer?

Our college offers associate degrees, diplomas, and certificates in more than 65 academic programs. With 5 campuses in Cumberland, Harlan, Middlesboro, Pineville and Whitesburg, we can fit your schedule and meet your needs.

An Open Door

SKCTC has an "open door" admission policy. To be admitted as a student at Southeast, submit an application for admission. Submission of other documents may be necessary. Some technical programs (e.g. Nursing) are selective and have certain admission requirements.

How do I get started?

We are excited you’re interested in continuing your education! Your first step to becoming a student is to apply for admission. Before you begin the online application, make sure you have everything you need to tell us about yourself:

  • Your Social Security number
  • An email address we can use to contact you.
  • Name and address of the high school you attended
  • Name and address of any colleges you attended

Got everything you need? Great!

You're ready to start your application.

If you interested in filling out a scholarship application you can download one here:

Southeast Scholarship Application