Madisonville Community College

Madisonville, KY 42431
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Madisonville Community College (MCC) is located in Madisonville, Kentucky and its a member school of the Kentucky Community and Technical College System. This public two-year community college was established in 1968. The school currently serves around 2,700 students and it is committed to providing all who walk through the doors with a fantastic academic experience.

This school stands out as a truly exceptional community college with a deep commitment to providing its students with an excellent experience. In 2011, HCC was ranked in the top 10% of community colleges by the Aspen Institute.

MCC has an integrated nursing program that allows students to exit after one year or two years. Those who only go through one year will earn an LPN diploma and will be eligible to take the NCLEX-PN licensure exam. Students who complete the full two-year course will graduate with an associate in applied science in nursing degree. This qualifies the nursing student to take the NCLEX-RN licensure exam to earn their status as an RN.

The curriculum of this nursing program is designed to fully prepare nurses for professional careers while readying them to pass the licensure examination. Students at this school have a history of being successful and finding great employment opportunities upon graduation. 

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleFringe Rural
Number of Students3,404
Student to Faculty Ratio17:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate61%

Nursing Programs

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Associate's degree 4 56
Certificate 14 155
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years 1 10
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-PN: 96.9%
  • NCLEX-RN: 89.6%

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Institutional Accreditations
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
01/01/2001 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
10/01/1993 - Current



Acceptance Rate
The college has an open admission policy. However each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).

Cost to Attend

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students$162/credit
In State Students$162/credit
Out of State Students$567/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students-
In State Students-
Out of State Students-

Tuition Estimates

Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.

Program Credit Hours In district In State Out of State
LPN 45 $7,290 $7,290 $25,515
ADN 70 $11,340 $11,340 $39,690
BSN 125 $20,250 $20,250 $70,875
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 98% of Madisonville Community College's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 61% $4,231
Other Federal Grant 15% $761
State Grant & Scholarships 87% $2,001
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 27% $1,816
Federal Student Loans 17% $4,295
Private Loans -- --


Average Net Price
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$4,007
$30,001 to $48,000$4,815
$48,001 to $75,000$7,437
$75,001 to $110,000$9,659
Over $110,000$9,812

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Student Population













Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
Race/ethnicity unknown
Two or more races
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
Non-resident alien

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Data source: (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Kentucky state board of nursing.
Madisonville Community College
2000 College Drive
Madisonville, KY 42431

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