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Career Colleges in Kentucky Appoint New Executive

LOUISVILLE — The Kentucky Association of Career Colleges and Schools (KACCS) has announced the appointment of Anthony S. Bieda as the new executive director of the organization. Bieda previously served as an executive at the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges … Continue reading

KACCS 2018 Spring Newsletter

The KACCS Spring Newsletter is now available!  In this edition you will find articles on:  2018 Career College Day at the Capitol Board and committee openings General Assembly coming to a close KACCS Board Members in leadership roles with accreditors … Continue reading

KACCS Winter 2018 Newsletter

KACCS Winter 2018 Newsletter

KACCS 2017 Fall Newsletter

The Fall 2017 KACCS Quarterly Newsletter features stories on: Award Winners and Finalists New Board Members Legislative Update Student Spotlight Opportunities to Share Your Stories Registration Information for an Upcoming Networking Event And More! KACCS Fall 2017 Newsletter    

KACCS Summer 2017 Newsletter

KACCS Summer 2017 Newsletter

2017 Winter Newsletter

Campaign to Produce 5 Million Skilled Professionals A Message from KACCS’ President Legislative Update New KACCS Member Season of Giving Projects Graduate Spotlight Online Training Center Information Save the Date: Regional Leadership Institute Registration: KACCS Symposium And More KACCS Winter … Continue reading

KACCS to Join CECU Campaign to Produce 5 Million Skilled Professionals

The Kentucky Association of Career Colleges and Schools recently announced their support and commitment to the Campaign to Create 5 Million Career Professionals in the decade ahead, led by Career Education Colleges and Universities (CECU). Read more here: press-release-kaccs-and-cecu-campaign-to-create-5-million infographic-campaign-to-create-5-million

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 … Continue reading

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 … Continue reading

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 … Continue reading

Legislative Updates

For regular updates on activity taking place in the Kentucky General Assembly, click here.

KACCS Scam Alert: Con Artists are Targeting Student Loan Holders

Fast and easy forgiveness of your student loans! Sound too good to be true? That’s because it is. Watch out for scams that entice student loan holders by claiming they can erase their debt. How the scam works: You see … Continue reading

The Future of Education

Presentation slides from Steve Gunderson, President and CEO of the Association of Private Sector Colleges & Schools’ August 2015 presentation for the Kentucky Association of Career Colleges & Schools. The Future of Education – Steve Gunderson, Association of Private Sector … Continue reading

Legislative Update

For updates on the current status of legislation relevant to KACCS members, click here.

KACCS Praises Best Practices for Military and Veteran Students: Blue Ribbon Taskforce Releases Guidelines for Military and Veteran Student Success

March 4, 2013 The Kentucky Association of Career Colleges and Schools applauds the Association of Private Sector Colleges and Universities (APSCU) for their recent release of the “Report of the APSCU Blue Ribbon Taskforce for Military and Veteran Education,” which … Continue reading

Career college students put skills to work for Kentucky’s legislators

On February 1, students of Kentucky’s career colleges and schools took a break from the classroom to put the practical skills they’re learning on display for state lawmakers. The Kentucky Association of Career Colleges and Schools (KACCS) organized a “Career … Continue reading

Breaking the Ice & Building a Team Unit to Impact Retention

Relationships impact retention. The more staff, faculty & students interact, the more opportunities to develop community & improve retention. Learn interactive activities that can enhance your message, improve relationships and impact retention. Expand your tool bag with the latest and … Continue reading