Special Board of Trustees Meeting, May 17, 2021
May 12, 2021

Pratt Community College will hold a Special Board of Trustees Meeting on May 17, 2021 immediately following the regular scheduled Board of Trustees meeting on May 17, 2021 to Discuss and Action Personnel. 

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Kansas Utility Company Awards EPT Students with Scholarships
May 10, 2021

One of Kim Goodnight’s favorite road trip destinations is Pratt Community College in Pratt, KS.

Goodnight is the Regional Manager of Community Affairs with ITC Great Plains, a large utility company in Kansas, providing energy solutions to the Southwest Power Pool Region.

Goodnight cites the Electrical Power Technology (EPT) program at PCC as an outstanding lineman training resource. He rewards two student scholarships on behalf of ITC, and travels to meet with all of the students in the program.

“We need people to stay in Kansas, we do. If you look at the job force in…

Kansas Promise Scholarship Available at PCC Fall 2021
May 06, 2021

May 6, 2021            
Kansas Promise Scholarship Provides Tuition, Fees, Cost of Books for Pratt Community College Eligible Programs
The Kansas Promise Scholarship Act, announced by Governor Laura Kelly on April 23rd provides scholarships for students attending Pratt Community College and other eligible postsecondary institutions in Kansas for any two-year associate degree program, career and technical education certificate, or stand-alone program otherwise identified by the Kansas Board of Regents.  Eligible programs at Pratt…

Student Services, Resources and Tips for for Finals Week
May 04, 2021

No doubt about it, the past year has been challenging in many different ways. As we approach finals week, we want to send a reminder of resources available to students year-round.

The Student Success Center, located inside Lesh Arena in Room 55, is dedicated to students' academic and personal success. A brief summary of student resources include:

Behavioral and counseling related services Testing/Proctoring services Accommodations for students with disabilities Classroom support Academic advising Career coaching

Counselors are available for these services, or even just a…

PCC Wrestlers Land Top Placements at Nationals
April 28, 2021

The Wrestling team at Pratt Community College has had one heck of a season.

After winning the KJCCC Regional Championship for the first time this year, the team traveled to Council Bluffs, IA for the NJCAA National Championships.

Fellow students, faculty and staff watched the matches throughout the day on campus in Beaver Bites café and makeshift viewing rooms set up in classrooms.

The Pratt Beavers wrestling team placed 4th in the nation.

The NJCAA National Championship results are as follows:

NJCAA National Champion, 125 lb category

Michael Spangler…
Men's and Women's Tennis Returning to PCC
April 28, 2021

Pratt Community College has annonuced that tennis will be reinstated as an officially sanctioned sport in the Fall of 2021. 

PCC President Dr. Michael Calvert is excited to to bring back tennis and notes the strong Kansas area programs that will support recruiting efforts, and financial support that has been pledged to supplement operations and fund scholarships.

"The community of Pratt has a strong tradition of producing outstanding tennis players. By re-adding tennis, those students will have the opportunity to compete locally. Two of PCC's institutional aims are student…

Special Board of Trustees Meeting May 3, 2021
April 23, 2021

Pratt Community College will be holding a Special Board of Trustees meeting on Monday, May 3, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. in the Riney Student Center Room 312, to discuss / action on certificates of participation. Social distancing and masks will be required.