Cost of higher education on "Kentucky Tonight"

Feb 13, 2012

On this week's broadcast of KET's  Kentucky Tonight, host Bill Goodman and guests will discuss "The cost of higher education in Kentucky and the nation." 

The program will be broadcast at 8/7 p.m. CT on KET stations across the state and re-peated Tuesday morning at 11:00 on 88.9 FM WEKU and the network of WEKU stations.

Scheduled guests for the are: Dr. Jay Box, Chancellor, Kentucky Community and Technical College System; Dr. John Hayek, Senior Vice President of Budget, Policy and Planning, Council on Postsecondary Education: Rebecca Gilpatrick, Director of Student Aid Services, Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority; and  Dr. Gary Cox, President, Association of Independent Kentucky Colleges and Universities.

Kentucky viewers with questions may send e-mail, including name and town or county, to or use the message form at  The phone number for viewer calls during the program is 1-800-494-7605. Viewers may also submit questions on Twitter to @BillKET or #kytonight, or on Kentucky Educational Television's Facebook page.

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Kentucky Tonight is a weekly KET production, produced by Deidre Clark. Bill Goodman is host and managing editor.