Master Advising

Master Advising is the entry point for most new students coming to Maysville Community and Technical College. Students meet with a trained advisor who enjoys working with first year students. Below is a checklist to serve as a guide for the new student.

MCTC New Student Checklist

___1. Apply for admissions at the MCTC website

Select Apply now in the upper right hand corner.

___2. Request your high school transcripts or GED

Your high school must mail these documents to (GED recipients may request copies at

Maysville Community and Technical College ATTENTION: Admissions
For Maysville Campus:   For Rowan Campus:   For Licking Valley Campus
1755 US Hwy 68 or 609 Viking Dr. or 319 Webster Ave
Maysville, KY 41056   Morehead, KY 40351   Cynthiana, KY 41031

___3. Financial Aid - Complete the financial aid form online. MCTC School code: 006960

___4. College Entrance Exam (COMPASS) - Schedule an appointment for the COMPASS placement test if your ACT scores are below 18 in Reading or English or below 19 in Math in the Testing Center at the following campuses:

Licking Valley (859) 234-8626 ext. 66400
Maysville (606) 759-7141 ext. 66123
Rowan (606) 783-1538 ext. 66327

Developmental courses are offered for students who need assistance in English, Mathematics, and Reading to help students progress toward academic goals. Students can also raise their COMPASS by working with our Adult Education staff. Find out more about our Adult Education Program.

___5. Master Advising - Schedule an advising appointment with:

Trina Shields  Licking Valley (859) 234-8626 ext. 66400
Valerie Mullins Maysville (606) 759-7141 ext. 66251
Maggie Price Rowan (606) 783-1538 ext. 66327

Refer to the academic calendar for the last day to pay tuition.

For an online course, logon during the first week to avoid becoming subject to cancellation.

Change of Program Advisor Form