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Our Business Administration Management program provides students with business training in general administrative skills as well as a diversified background in business management principles. The broad knowledge gained will provide a solid base for entry into a wide range of corporate positions such as marketing, sales, administration, human resources, accounting, and even business ownership. Studies include accounting, business law, computer systems and software technologies, marketing, supervisory management, consumer behavior, communications, and small business management.

National College

Pikeville KY Campus

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Pikeville KY Campus

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Important campus information:

  • Application Fee Waived for Term starting September 15
  • 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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Campus News

Zuann Morris-Nursing Skills Lab Director-Pikeville

Zuann Morris-Nursing Skills Lab Director-Pikeville

“My favorite moments are seeing the students’ excitement when learning new skills and seeing them pass their state board exams.

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Details and History

Located on National College Boulevard, the Pikeville campus is easily accessible from US 23/40 near the Pike County/Floyd County lines. The 11,358 square-foot facility resides in one of the fastest growing regions in Eastern Kentucky with over 1,400 businesses contributing to its growing economy, enabling our graduates to explore possible career opportunities in a wide variety of industries.

National College has helped working adults in the Pikeville area achieve their education goals since 1973 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:

Associate's Degree:

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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.

 

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12 faculty listed below

Our Faculty at a Glance

Douglas Adkins - Instructor

Douglas Adkins

Instructor

B.A.; J.D.

Douglas Adkins holds a bachelor's degree in English from East Tennessee State University and a Juris Doctorate from Appalachian School of Law. He works as a consultant for companies in need of land and title research. Douglas is an instructor in the general education department at the Pikeville Campus.

Kelly Akers - Instructor

Kelly Akers

Instructor

MBA, BA

Kelly Akers has worked at Pikeville Medical Center for over 4 years as a Data Analyst. She holds a Master of Business Administration degree, as well as a Bachelor's degree in Accounting from Sullivan University. She also has an Associate degree in Computer Programming from Mayo Technical College. Kelly teaches Management and Accounting courses at the Pikeville Campus.

Darnella Bradley - Instructor

Darnella Bradley

Instructor

Rank I; MA Educational Leadership; MA Secondary Education w/English Option; BA; AA

Darnella Bradley has taught grades 9-12 English for over 14 years. She has been actively involved in increasing student literacy with the Reading Revisited program and writing instruction through writing workshops. She has also taught other subjects such as Humanities, Drama, ACT Prepatation, and Appalachian Studies. Darnella holds a Master of Arts degree in educational leadership, a Master of Arts degree in secondary education with English option, a Bachelor of Arts degree in secondary education: 9-12 English, an associate degree in general education, and Rank 1 certification. She is an instructor at the Pikeville Campus.

Robert Damron - Instructor

Robert Damron

Instructor

MA, BS

Robert Damron holds a bachelor's degree in Mathematics, a master's degree in Public Administration, and a master's degree in Education with an emphasis in Math. He served in the U.S. Air Force for 20 years, where he achieved the rank of Lieutenant Colonel, and he worked for the Pike County Board of Education for 16 years. Robert has been an instructor at the National College Pikeville Campus since 2009.

Madeleine Hall - Instructor

Madeleine Hall

Instructor

RN, BSN, CEN

Madeleine Hall has been a registered nurse for 36 years. She has worked in the psychiatric unit, respiratory ICU, medical surgical unit, and in the ER for 15 years. She has been a staff development specialist for the past five years. Madeleine is an instructor at the National College Pikeville Campus.

Samuel Hatcher - Department Chair - Accounting

Samuel Hatcher

Department Chair - Accounting

AA; BS; MBA

Samuel Hatcher worked in the banking industry for 30 years. He was a Senior Examiner for the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation and held various positions, including Vice President and Auditor for Citizens Bank and Trans Financial Bank. Samuel holds an Associate degree from Prestonburg Community College, a Bachelor of Science degree in Commerce from the University of Kentucky, and a Master of Business Administration degree from Morehead State University. He serves as chair of the Accounting Department at the National College Pikeville Campus.

Matt Hawkins - Instructor

Matt Hawkins

Instructor

BS

Matt Hawkins has held several positions within the telecom and IT support industries. He has served as an IT consultant, telecom reporting analyst, product manager and currently serves as the Media Marketing Manager for Lightyear Network Solutions of Kentucky based in Pikeville. Matt received his Bachelor of Science degree in Communications from Appalachian State University in Boone, NC. He was a regular technical content contributor to the Microsoft Knowledge Base and has served in technical training capacities with previous companies. He currently teaches computer and IT fundamentals courses at the Pikeville Campus.

Denise Hylton - Instructor

Denise Hylton

Instructor

RN, BSN, CCS, SANE

Denise Hylton has been a registered nurse for over 20 years working in areas such as telemetry, ICU, ER, clinical documentation, and business management. She earned a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing from Morehead State University and is currently working on a Master of Science degree in nursing from Loyola University. Denise has been an instructor at National College for more than 6 years in the billing and coding and nursing programs.

Deborah May - Department Chair - General Education

Deborah May

Department Chair - General Education

B.S.; A.S.

Deborah May has been an instructor and General Education Department Chair at the Pikeville Campus since 1999. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Comprehensive Business Education and an Associate of Science degree in Accounting. She has served as a substitute teacher for the Pike County Board of Education.

Edith Owens - Instructor

Edith Owens

Instructor

RN, BSN

Edith Owens has been a registered nurse for 20 years. She received her associate degree in nursing from Pikeville College, her bachelor's degree in nursing from Morehead State University, and is currently working on her master's degree in nursing through Liberty University. Edith currently works as a chemo nurse at a local hospital. She teaches Fundamentals, Pediatrics, and OB in nursing at National College's Pikeville Campus.

Wilma Storey - Director of Health Care Education

Wilma Storey

Director of Health Care Education

AS, CMA, RMA, CPT, EMT, CNA

Wilma Storey has been in the health care field for more than 30 years. She received an Associate degree from Prestonsburg Community College and an Associate degree in Medical Assisting from National College. Wilma is a Certified Medical Assistant, a Registered Medical Assistant, a Certified Phlebotomy Technician, an Emergency Medical Technician, and a Certified Nursing Assistant. She is an instructor in the Medical Assisting program at the Pikeville Campus.

Karen Thacker - Instructor

Karen Thacker

Instructor

MA; BS

Karen Thacker has worked in the education field for more than 15 years and is presently a teacher in the Pikeville school system. She received her Bachelor's degree from the University of Pikeville and her 5th Year Master's degree from Morehead State University. She is an instructor at the Pikeville Campus.

 

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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

 

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Map / Directions for Pikeville KY, KY Campus

606-478-7200  •  Schedule a Visit  •  50 National College Boulevard, Pikeville, KY 41501

Directions to the Pikeville KY location:

Get directions to National College's Pikeville, KY Campus

Heading north or south on US 23/460, the campus is located north of Pikeville. As you near the Pike County/Floyd County line, look for the National College signs and turn onto Sunshine Lane. After a short distance, you will see National College Boulevard on your left.