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 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 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