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National College

Lexington KY Campus

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Lexington KY Campus

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Important campus information:

  • Application Fee Waived for Term starting December 1, 2014
  • No Tuition Increase through June 2015
  • Blue Ribbon Grant for eligible military veterans/dependents awards up to $15,000
  • Workforce Development Grant - a matching grant to help offset the cost of tuition for eligible students. Awards up to $7,500 per year
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Student Has His Sights Set On a Career as a VJ

Student Has His Sights Set On a Career as a VJ

“They treat me so well here, I couldn’t ask for anything better. They try to help me out as much as possible. I’m forever grateful to them.”

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Details and History

With roots dating back to 1915, our Lexington campus is Located on Sir Barton Way in the Hamburg area and is easily accessible from I-64, I-75 and US 60. The Lexington community is a diversified economic development engine for healthcare, technology, retail trade, and manufacturing; enabling our graduates to explore a wide variety of possible career opportunities.

National College has helped working adults in the Lexington area achieve their education goals since 1941 and continues to build on its reputation among local employers for its skilled graduates.

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Academics

National College is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS) and offers degrees and diplomas in medical, business, and technology fields such as:

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Our Faculty

The key to our success is a faculty of industry-leading professionals.  Drawing on personal insights, our instructors provide students with a real-world perspective to prepare them for success in well-defined fields of employment.

At National College we emphasize individual attention for our students, from enrollment to graduation with frequent and helpful faculty interaction every step of the way.  Our class sizes are smaller, with an average of 15:1 student-to-faculty ratio, allowing for one-on-one interaction with instructors.

 

» Lexington KY Faculty at a Glance
15 faculty listed below

Our Faculty at a Glance

Randie Barnett - Instructor

Randie Barnett

Instructor

A.S.; B. S.; MBA

Randie Barnett worked in the medical field for 28 years, where she served in Radiology and as Women's Health and Resource Center Manager for Norton Hospital in Louisville. She has been with National College since 1999 in the medical education program. Randie contributed 10 years of service in medical missionary clinics in orphanages in Africa, Ukraine, Russia, and Poland. She holds an Associate degree and a Bachelor's degree from the University of Louisville, as well as a Master of Business Administration degree in Health Administration from Bellarmine University.

George Camp - Department Chair - Information Systems Engineering

George Camp

Department Chair - Information Systems Engineering

AS, BS, MCITP, MCSA

George Camp has worked in the IT field for several years as a website developer, computer technician, and database administrator. He received his bachelor's degree in Information Technology from Sullivan University and holds certifications as a Microsoft Certified Information Technology Professional, a Microsoft Certified Support Associate, and several CompTia certifications. George is an instructor at the National College Lexington Campus, where he currently serves as Department Chair of the Information Systems Engineering program.

William Gray - Director of Radio

William Gray

Director of Radio

B.A.

William Gray has worked in the Radio and Television field for more than 15 years. He has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications from Morehead State University. William is currently the Director of the Radio and Television Broadcasting program at the Lexington Campus and teaches many of the related courses.

Robert Hale - Instructor

Robert Hale

Instructor

BA, MA, D. Phil.

Dr. Robert Hale serves as an instructor at the National College Lexington Campus. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in education, a Master of Arts degree in education, and a Doctor of Philosophy degree in religion and society. Robert also serves as an instructor through classroom-conferencing for the Danville, VA and Harrisonburg Campuses. In 2011 Dr. Hale was presented the "Rising Star" educator award by McGraw Hill and the Kentucky Association of Career Colleges and Schools. Dr. Hale received the "Distinguished Teaching Award" from the Kentucky Division of National College in 2012.

Jessica Hart - Director of Health Care Education

Jessica Hart

Director of Health Care Education

AS

Jessica Hart has worked in the medical field for more than 13 years and is presently a paramedical examiner with Portamedic. Jessica has an associate degree from Sullivan University and is a Certified Medical Assistant. She is currently the Director of Health Care Education and teaches various medical classes at the Lexington Campus of National College.

David Hoagland - Instructor

David Hoagland

Instructor

B.S.; CPA

David Hoagland has a bachelor's degree in accounting from the University of Kentucky and is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA). David has experience in many areas of accounting, including public practice, governmental accounting and industry and has served as staff accountant, manufacturing accountant, division director, and chief financial officer (CFO). He has owned and operated various businesses during his career and is a member of his state (KSCPA) and national (AICPA) accounting organizations. David teaches primarily accounting and business courses at the National College Lexington Campus. He also serves as an instructor through classroom-conferencing for the Harrisonburg Campus.

James Hurst - Department Chair - Accounting

James Hurst

Department Chair - Accounting

BS; MA

James Hurst has been with National College since 1976 and has served as the Department Chair for the Business and Accounting program at the Lexington Campus since 1982. He holds a bachelor's degree in Accounting and a master's degree in Business Education and has completed two years of law school. He is presently an accountant for Cardiology Associates, Mid-America Rare Coin Galleries, and other local businesses.

Jill Jones - Instructor

Jill Jones

Instructor

B.S.

Jill Jones has over 25 years of experience as a licensed Pharmacist in retail and hospital pharmacies in the Lexington area. She holds a bachelor's degree in Pharmacy and is an instructor at National College's Lexington Campus.

Angela Maggard - Instructor

Angela Maggard

Instructor

BS; AAS

Angela Maggard holds a bachelor's degree from Morehead State University, as well as an Associate degree in nursing & allied health and radiologic technology. She worked in General, Cardiovascular, & Thoracic Surgery for 10 years before starting her own medical consulting business. Angela has been an instructor at National College for 10 years and also currently works as a Paramed Examiner for insurance and disability companies.

George Oberg - Instructor

George Oberg

Instructor

B.S., M.B.A.

George Oberg has served in many accounting and financial positions in the manufacturing, extractive and service industries including cost, financial reporting, treasury, chief financial officer, and has had operations oversight responsibilities. He currently owns and operates a horse breeding marketing and sales company. George received his Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management from Elmhurst College and a Master of Business Administration degree in Accounting from the Keller Graduate School of Management. He is an instructor of most business and accounting courses offered at the National College Lexington Campus. George also serves as an instructor through classroom-conferencing for the Danville, VA, Indianapolis, and Lynchburg Campuses.

David Powell - Department Chair - General Education

David Powell

Department Chair - General Education

BA, JD, LLM

David Powell has practiced law in the nuclear power industry as a partner in a Washington, D.C. law firm, as well as in his own firm. He was the owner of a consulting business in the energy industry. He holds a Bachelor's degree, a Juris Doctor, and an LLM. He is a retired military officer. David serves as the Department Chair for the General Education program at the Lexington Campus.

Regina Shumard - Director of Surgical Technology

Regina Shumard

Director of Surgical Technology

A.A, CST

Regina Damron is a surgical technologist who received her training with the U.S. Army at Ft. Sam Houston, TX. Her position as a surgical technologist has given her many opportunities to travel, such as a tour in Iraq for Operation New Dawn from Nov. 2010 to Nov. 2011. She has also had the opportunitiy to work at John Hopkins Hospital in Balitmore, MD. Regina is an instructor at the National College Lexington Campus, where she is also serving as director of the surgical technology department. She also currently serves as an Army reservist.

Wayne Smorstad - Instructor

Wayne Smorstad

Instructor

BS, MBA

Wayne Smorstad is a military veteran and gained extensive experience in transportation logistics while in Vietnam. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance and a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Wisconsin - LaCrosse, as well as a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering Technology from Austin Peay State University. He is a member of the Association for Operations Management (APICS). Wayne is employed by a large commercial and industrial manufacturing company and has extensive experience in multiple areas, including accounting, finance, engineering, supply chain, production operations, and management. He earned a six sigma black belt level and has extensive lean manufacturing training and application of lean principles. Wayne serves as an instructor at the National College Lexington Campus and is also a partner in a small business.

Paula Squires - Instructor

Paula Squires

Instructor

B.S.

Paula Squires holds a Bachelor of Science degree in information technology from Sullivan University. She worked as a programmer with a company designing software for government offices and has most recently worked as an executive assistant. Paula is an instructor of Microsoft, keyboarding, and ISE courses at the National College Lexington Campus.

Penelope Stauffer - Instructor

Penelope Stauffer

Instructor

BA; MA

Penelope Stauffer has been serving the community as an educator since 1975. She has been an instructor in West Virginia and Kentucky in both private and public schools. Currently at National College, Penelope teaches courses in Environmental Science, Biology, Microbiology, and Diseases of the Human Body. She holds a bachelor's degree in Biological and General Science and a master's degree in Education from Marshall University.

 

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Career Services and Employer Partnerships

At National College, the success of our students is always priority number one.

National College knows that transitioning from being a student to becoming a working professional requires more than just a good education, and that the process of helping you find a great career opportunities begins long before you enter our doors. The academic leaders at National College work with local employers to ensure that our programs align with careers of today and the future.

We will assist you with creating goals and exploring career options. No matter where you are in your career, you will always have access to the full range of services. Here are a few of the many services we offer:

  • Mock interviews
  • Business etiquette training
  • DVD, books, and magazines on conducting your job search
  • Coaching on dressing for success
  • Assistance with writing resumes and cover letters
  • Tips on researching potential employers
  • Access to current local job openings

 

» Highlight on Local Employers

Local Hospital Hires National College Surgical Technologists- Exclusively

Local Hospital Hires National College Surgical Technologists- Exclusively

“Simply stated – we trust your graduates in what is a very demanding profession that carries an intense level of responsibility. We are proud to have our entire surgical tech team comprised of National College graduates.”

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Map / Directions for Lexington KY, KY Campus

859-253-0621  •  Schedule a Visit  •  2376 Sir Barton Way, Lexington, KY 40509

Directions to the Lexington KY location:

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From the North on I-75: Take Exit 110 (Winchester Road).Head west on Winchester Rd (US 60) approximately 1/3 mile. Turn left onto Sir Barton Way. The college will be on your left after approximately 1 mile.

From the East on I-64: Take Exit 81 to I-75 South. Head west on Winchester Rd (US 60) approximately 1/3 mile. Turn left onto Sir Barton Way. The college will be on your left after approximately 1 mile.

Take Exit 108 Man O'War. Travel southwest on Man O'War Blvd (Hwy 1425) approximately ¼ mile. Turn right onto Sir Barton Way. The college will be on your right after approximately 1-1/4 mile

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