Visitors and Community

At Southeast Kentucky and Community College we offer a wide range of activities, programs, and cultural events for you. We are sure that you can find program or event that will fit your needs.

Clarke in Drama Performance

The Appalachian Center

The Center's mission is to promote the preservation of the Appalachian culture by stimulating artistic expression, to serve as a resource for the region's history and cultural traditions, to provide a forum for the arts through cross cultural experiences, and to promote the arts in education.

Adult Basic Education

Our Adult Basic Education is dedicated to providing leadership and support for an education system that enables adult Kentuckians to acquire essential skills that promote economic vitality and improve the quality life. At ABE we value Excellence, Service, Teamwork, and Professionalism.

Lifelong Learning

We are dedicated to Lifelong Learning and provide programs that meet the needs and interests of the public. We offer professional development opportunities for persons in business, mining, surveying, nursing and education. Where appropriate, our continuing education offerings are accredited. Many programs are designed for persons who are interested in arts and leisure, self-improvement, and creative expression.

The Library

Each Southeast campus library is open to the community. Feel free to come browse our collection of books, magazines, journals and audio/visual materials. Library cards are provided free of charge. The general public is also welcome to use the library's computers to get online, type documents, or print materials.


We offer several community events throughout the year. These events include the Swappin Meetin, the Cumberland Mountain Festival, the Mountain Heritage Festival, and the Miss Southeast Pageant. We also offer several theatrical performances in Cumberland and Middlesboro. The community is welcome to tryout and become a part of these exciting performances.


February 20, 2018

SKCTC to Host KCBC Mobile Unit

Southeast allied health students looking at xraysMiddlesboro, Ky. - Southeast Kentucky Community & Technical College (SKCTC) is pleased to announce that Knoxville Comprehensive Breast Center's mobile "digital" mammography coach will visit the Middlesboro campus beginning at 9:30 a.m. Thursday, March 29. Breast cancer screening will be available throughout the day for faculty, staff, and students, as well as for women in the larger community.
February 20, 2018

SKCTC Announces Opening of MCHC Clinic, Ribbon-Cutting

mchc staffMiddlesboro, Ky. - At Southeast Kentucky Community & Technical College (SKCTC), wellness is more than just a New Year's resolution. As of January 29, Mountain Comprehensive Health Corporation (MCHC) has opened a new clinic on the Middlesboro campus.
February 6, 2018

SKCTC Graduates Make Business a Family Affair

Liberty Tax owners Todd and Brittany SmithMiddlesboro, Ky. -Brittany and Todd Smith know from experience that even the best laid plans can change. Both graduated from Southeast Kentucky Community & Technical College (SKCTC) in 2010 prepared for careers in the health care industry. Brittany earned associate of arts and science degrees and completed a handful of allied health certificates. A former U.S. Marine, Todd completed the Respiratory Care program and went to work as a respiratory therapist at Claiborne County Hospital. His job allowed Brittany to stay home with their newborn son, Ayden.
January 9, 2018

SKCTC Welcomes Postsecondary Navigator

new employee sam johnsonMiddlesboro, Ky. - Southeast Kentucky Community & Technical College (SKCTC) is pleased to announce that Sam Johnson has recently been hired as a postsecondary navigator, a new full-time grant position made available in collaboration with Berea College. In this capacity, Johnson will help first-generation college students as they transition from high school and throughout their freshman year at Southeast.
January 5, 2018

SKCTC Celebrates MLK Day with Diversity Breakfast

Cicely Cottrell photoCumberland, Ky. - In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Southeast Kentucky and Technical College (SKCTC) will host its annual Community Diversity Breakfast at 9:00 a.m. Saturday, February 3, at the Benham School House Inn.