Following a Covid-related enrollment decline in the 2020-21 academic year, Salina Area Technical College has set another enrollment record.

According to data collected for the Kansas Board of Regents on the 20th day of fall classes, Salina Tech has 852 students, up from 697 at the same time in 2020 – a 22.2 percent increase.

In terms of full-time equivalents (FTEs), enrollment increased from 397 to 462, an increase of 16.4 percent. FTEs are calculated by dividing the total number of credit hours by 15.