All Metropolitan College offices are operating remotely beginning Tuesday, March 17th, 2020 to mitigate the spread of COVID-19. ALL METRO COLLEGE SERVICES CAN BE PROVIDED REMOTELY VIA PHONE OR COMPUTER AND WE ARE OPERATING ON REGULAR BUSINESS HOURS. Current Metro College students may set up a phone or skype appointment and/or contact an MC Student Development Counselor through their My MC page. Prospective MC students and the community may contact a staff member through our service account at askmetro@kctcs.edu. If you do not have access to email, please call one of our offices during our regular business hours and we will assist you:

Metro College JCTC DT: 502-213-4520

Metro College JCTC SW: 502-213-7376

Metro College University of Louisville: 502-852-2749

Funding

Funding to support the staffing and infrastructure of the program comes from the following sources:

  • Metro Louisville: $975,000
  • UofL: $240,250
  • JCTC: $244,250

Funding to support tuition and other student benefits comes from the following sources:

  • State: Program received direct funding for 50% of tuition through June 2010. As of July 1, 2010, a new section of KRS 141 provides UPS with a tax credit for 50% of tuition and book reimbursement
  • UPS pays 50% of tuition and book reimbursement
  • UPS pays 100% of academic completion bonuses
  • UPS pays wages and benefits for student participants