Lancaster Higher Education Center
Established in 2005, the Lancaster Higher Education Center (LHEC) is a partnership between Eastern Kentucky University and the Bluegrass Community & Technical College, offering classes and student support services for both institutions. The goal is to specifically serve the students of Garrard and surrounding counties.
The Lancaster Higher Education Center offers both live and ITV college classes. All coursework taken at LHEC is transferable credit to EKU and KCTCS as well as other state universities. Classes are available throughout the day including mornings, afternoons and evenings.
The students attending LHEC enjoy a low student-faculty ratio and get individualized attention in their educational pursuits. Students also receive on-site assistance with scheduling, admissions and financial aid services. LHEC offers: