2016 Fall Newsletter

  • KACCS annual award honorees
  • A message from KACCS’ president
  • Legislative update
  • New KACCS board members and officers named
  • Program recognized among Top 20 Affordable Programs
  • Report shows KY below national average in higher education attainment
  • Four spots remaining for October Regional Leadership Institute
  • Second annual articulation work tank meeting scheduled
  • New FERPA training available
  • Save the Date: 2017 Symposium


2016 Summer Newsletter

  • KACCS annual awards
  • Upcoming events
  • A message from KACCS’ president
  • Legislative update
  • Students Presented a Citation of Appreciation
  • Radio Personality Gets His Big Break
  • A Mother Daughter Team Realizing Their Dreams
  • Online Training Center Opportunities
  • Registration for the KACCS Annual Meeting & Educational Conference
  • And more

KACCS Summer 2016 Newsletter

2016 Spring Newsletter

  • 2016 Career College Day at the Capitol
  • New Member
  • A Message from KACCS’ President
  • Legislative Update
  • KACCS Board Member Receives Award
  • Students Tour Capitol
  • Save the Date
  • New Campus President
  • New Campus Location Opening
  • Program Addresses Critical Workforce Shortages
  • KACCS Symposium Information
  • Online Training Center Opportunities

KACCS Spring 2016 Newsletter

KACCS Membership Information and Application

To apply for membership to the association, complete and submit the membership application. Details and a copy of the application can be found here: KACCS Membership Application and Information

For additional information, contact Candace Bensel, Executive Director, at (502) 727-3456 or by email at candacebensel@kycareercolleges.org.

2015 Summer Newsletter

    • Education on Higher Ed Opportunity
    • Nine Welcomed as New Phi Theta Kappa Members
    • President’s Corner
    • Legislative Update
    • Navy Veteran Becomes Successful Surgical Technologist
    • College Honors Former Instructor on Earth Day
    • First Ever Mega Career Fair Serves over 400 Students and Local Job Seekers
    • New Members Inducted to Honors Society
    • New Online Courses Available in Online Training Center
    • Registration Information for KACCS 2015 Educational Conference & Annual Meeting

KACCS Summer 2015 Newsletter

2015 Spring Newsletter

  • Career College Day at the Capitol
  • Supporting Academic Freedom through Regulatory Relief Act
  • The 2015 General Assembly
  • HOSA Competition
  • Successful Career Fair
  • Newly Accredited College
  • Active Heroes Scholarship
  • Successful Graduates
  • KACCS Videos
  • Annual Meeting Save the Date
  • KACCS Online Training Center

KACCS Spring 2015 Newsletter

2015 Winter Newsletter

  • Career College Day at the Capitol
  • KACCS Video Releasing Soon
  • Association Planning for 2015
  • Upcoming Legislative Session
  • Gainful Employment
  • Scholarship Award Recognition
  • Graduate Success
  • New Leadership
  • Symposium Registration

KACCS Winter 2015 Newsletter

2014 Fall Newsletter

    • Senator Mike Wilson Honored as Legislator of the Year
    • Senator Schickel Speaks at Campus Opening
    • The Importance of the Career College Sector in Workforce Development and Higher Education Attainment
    • Fall Election Heading into the Home Stretch
    • New Members
    • New Online Course
    •  Medical Assisting Students Serve their Community at Local Health Fair
    • Instructor of the Year and Rising Star Instructor Awarded
    • KACCS Community Service Award Winner Recognized
    • KACCS Members Make Donations to Benefit Blessings in a Backpack
    • KACCS 2014 Educational Conference & Annual Meeting Provided Learning and Networking Opportunities
    • Save the Date for the 2015 KACCS Symposium

KACCS Fall 2014 Newsletter

2014 Summer Newsletter

  • Habitat for Humanity Project
  • APSCU Convention Take Away Information and How the Association is Responding
  • Fall Elections
  • KACCS New Member
  • Award Nomination Deadline
  • Three Generations of Higher Education
  • College Working with Local Business Leaders
  • Summer Camps
  • Registration Information for 2014 Educational Conference & Annual Information

KACCS Summer 2014 Newsletter

2014 Spring Newsletter

  • Career College Day at the Capitol
  • President’s Corner
  • Gainful Employment
  • Legislative Update
  • Exceptional Pass Rates
  • Award Nominations
  • Local Instructor Receives National Recognition
  • 100% Nursing Class Registered and Employed
  • Economic Impact Study
  • Moving from Passive to Active Learning
  • Continuing Education Opportunities

KACCS Spring 2014 Newsletter

2014 Winter Newsletter

  • Career College Day at the Capitol
  • Regional vs. National Accreditation: What is the Difference
  • President’s Corner
  • Legislative Update
  • Veteran Loves Helping Other Veterans
  • Supporting Veterans in Becoming Employed
  • Award Recognition
  • Holiday Activities
  • Farrier Education
  • Symposium Registration

KACCS Winter 2014 Newsletter

2013 Fall Newsletter

  • KACCS Educational Conference & Annual Meeting
  • President’s Corner
  • Legislative Update
  • APSCU Releases Recommendations for Best Practices in Career Services
  • Assisting Students with Disabilities in the Online Environment
  • Single Mom Turns Caring Personality Into a Career
  • Kentucky Horseshoeing School Receives National Accreditation
  • Medical Career & Technical College Honored with Excellence in Entrepreneurship Award
  • Award Winners Honored at KACCS Annual Meeting
  • KACCS Membership

KACCS Fall 2013 Newsletter

2013 Summer Newsletter

  • New Report Shows Importance of Growth in Higher Education
  • Over 40,000 Career College Professionals Have Joined The Lounge
  • President’s Corner
  • Legislative Update
  • Message from our Incoming President
  • Nursing Students Making a Difference
  • Husband and Wife Begin New Career Paths
  • Annual Meeting Award Nomination Deadline Approaching
  • What’s the Difference Between Coaching and Mentoring?
  • KACCS 2013 Educational Conference & Annual Meeting Registration Form

KACCS Summer 2013 Newsletter

2013 Spring Newsletter

  • Career College Day at the Capitol
  • President’s Corner
  • Legislative Update: 2013 General Assemby Comes to a Close
  • Guidelines for Military and Veteran Student Success Released
  • Spencerian College Students Present at Statewide Conference
  • Three Benefits of Using 21st Century Technology in the Classroom
  • Mark Your Calendar for Upcoming KACCS Events
  • Veteran Finds Comfort in Fellow Veterans at National College
  • Student Success at Daymar
  • Registration Information for Spring KACCS Workshop

KACCS Spring 2013 Newsletter

2013 Winter Newsletter

  • Career College Day at the Capitol
  • Spencerian College Recognized for Over a Century of Excellence
  • President’s Corner
  • Legislative Update
  • Online Training Center
  • Army Veteran Becomes Maintenance Supervisor After Earning Associate’s Degree
  • Nursing Program in Owensboro
  • Practical Nursing Student Helps Save a Life
  • Chef Ryan is Making a Difference in a Local School Cafeteria
  • President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll School Recognized
  • Service Learning Opportunities at National College
  • Winter Workshop Registration

KACCS Winter 2013 Newsletter

The Contribution of Career Colleges to the Kentucky Economy

Private career colleges are playing an increasingly important role in the postsecondary education both in Kentucky and the nation. Their mission-critical approach is to educate toward employability. Their outcome-driven agenda begins with the end in mind for their students: taking the knowledge, skills, and abilities embodied in each student and raising those attributes to a level that matches what employers require of their new hires. The objective of this report is to identify the benefits career colleges represent to Kentucky.

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2012 Fall Newsletter

  • 2012 KACCS Award Recipients Recognized
  • New Board Member and Officers on KACCS Board
  • New Commission on Proprietary Education Expected to be in Place Soon
  • Students with Disabilities: Is Your School Prepared?
  • National College Twice Honored as Nationwide Leader by Higher Education Peers
  • Baptist Medical Associates Tour ATA College
  • Interim Joint Committee On Health and Welfare Visits Sullivan University
  • Daymar College Takes a Shot at Simulated Firearms

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2012 Summer Newsletter

  • College Bound
  • Business Student Wins Statewide Competition
  • Legislative Update
  • What Would Happen if Students were Viewed as Customers?
  • Medical Career and Science Institute
  • Clothesline Project
  • National College is Ticket for Success for Airman
  • 2012 Educational Conference & Annual Meeting

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2012 Spring Newsletter

  • Fact Book Shares Data Regarding the Importance of Career Colleges
  • Closing the Gap Between Career Education and Employer Expectations
  • Legislative Update
  • Discounted Online Training for KACCS Members
  • H.I.R.E Program Gives Graduate an Opportunity to Use New Skills
  • Faculty Member Named President of Kentucky Chapter of AMTA
  • Empowering Students to Find and Secure the Right Job
  • New APSCU President and CEO Announced
  • KACCS 2012 Spring Educational Conference

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2012 Winter Newsletter

  • Career Day at the Capitol
  • Exceptional Instructors Make the Difference
  • Legislative Update
  • The Real Value of Service Learning
  • November Nursing Class Sees 100% Employment by December
  • Field Trip Illustrates the Power of Real-Life Experiences
  • Digging Deeper with Your Students
  • Opportunities for Professional Development

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2011 Fall Newsletter

  • President’s Corner
  • Legislative Update
  • Benefits to KACCS Membership
  • Winter Conference Information
  • Conference Registration Form
  • Upcoming Important Dates

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2011 Dec Newsletter Special Edition

  • School Spotlight Edition
  • Class Project Helps Local Autistic Children
  • Operation Hire Patriots
  • KACCS Schools Assist with Community Health & Safety Fairs
  • Class Project Exceeds Expectations
  • The Center of Hope
  • Shelter Donation Exceeds 1000 Items
  • Employers of Career College Grads Applaud New Hires
  • Fundraiser Raises Funds for Scholarships
  • Soldier Speaks Out to Help Others
  • Student Chosen for State Office in SkillsUSA
  • Graduate Gives Back by Working With Current Students
  • Lunch-n-Learn Provides Community Resources Information to Students
  • National College Celebrates 125 Years
  • Clinical Rotations Give Students Experience & Employers Options
  • School Students and Staff Reach Out
  • Schools Host Career Fairs

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