Distance Learning

Finding Online Classes

You may search and request enrollment in any online course offered throughout KCTCS by following the directions below.

KYVC Instructions

To see what classes are offered online, go to the Kentucky Virtual University (KYVC) website:

  • Click on Search the Catalog
    • Term: Select the term you are interested in
    • For the Institution, click on the down arrow and you can choose any Kentucky Community & Technical College System
    • Click on Search
    • Once you have found your class, click on the section and you will find a description, textbook info, and other requirements, etc.
  • To start the enrollment process in an eLearning (online) class:
    • After locating your class - Click on Add to Educart
    • Once you have finished adding all your classes, click on View My Educart
    • Click on Continue to Checkout
    • Follow the directions on the screen, either check New User or Returning User
  • New User – (you have never taken an online class)
    • Continue - to set up login and password
    • Complete the form – all fields with an asterisk need to be completed. Make certain you choose Henderson Community College as your Home Campus
    • Click Next
    • Click Next
    • You will be able to print your summary order
    • Your password will be emailed to you
  • Returning User
    • Log in with your username and password for KYVC (if you don’t know it, call the Help Desk 1-877-740-43571-877-740-4357)
    • You can change your profile on this page
    • Click Next
    • Click Next
    • You will be able to print your summary order

You should receive an email from the Distance Learning Department at Henderson Community College within 24-48 hours regarding your enrollment request. Requesting enrollment thru KYVC does not guarantee placement in the course. In the event the request cannot be processed or further information is needed, you will be notified through the email you have listed in KYVC.

  • To Access Your Online Class (after you are officially enrolled)
    • Go to the KCTCS eLearning website, elearning.kctcs.edu
    • Login using your KCTCS username and password.
    • Click the link to your course.

Order your books through the online bookstore. A tutorial for purchasing textbooks is available for you to review.

KYVC and Blackboard Help Desk

  • KYVC 24/7 Toll-free Help Desk - for assistance with passwords & enrollment requests: 1-877-740-4357 
  • Blackboard 24/7 Help Desk – to answer questions about Bb functionality (i.e. how do you do this/that in Bb?)

Photo of Jon Reidford  Jon M. Reidford
Distance Learning Coordinator
Academic Technical Building (AT)
Room 205J