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Vo-Tech Schools: Training for Your New Career

Vocational and technical schools offer their students a specialized educational experience. These types of schools offer skill training for specific jobs. Often this is intensive training that prepared the learner to enter the work force quickly.

Vocational training provides the skills needed to enter the work force sooner. This type of training focuses on the practical elements of a chosen career, which is a different path then at a college where the focus is more academic. Once the training has been completed, if the career requires a license, you will be eligible to obtain that.

Many vocational schools team up with local high schools to provide training while still in high school. This allows for persons to leave high school with a trade. Vocational schools can also be very helpful to persons who are looking for a second career as well.

While some vocational and technical schools offer a certificate upon completion of their programs, other schools offer the option of an associate of arts degree as well. When starting this type of training in high school, students have the added benefit of preparing for the rigors of college.

Deciding to study in the area of a specific vocation or in technology opens up many opportunities. Finishing such a program give the student credentials that are recognized by the industry of their choice. If this type of study piques your interest, then continuing your education could be a possible next step.

The emphasis at a technical school will be just that, learning in the technical related fields of study. While you might be tempted to think that the main offerings will center around computer information technology based jobs, that may not be the case. Other courses of study that may be included are web design, drafting, and also cosmetology , child care, car repair, and graphic design.

If you know what you want to do with your life, then attending a vocational or technical school may be the right path. With a concentrated program of study, hands-on experience, and the training needed to enter the workforce immediately you can be on your way to the career of your choice.

Directory of Vocational/Technical Colleges

Vintage Real Estate Academy
1203 N Church St, #217, Hazleton, PA 18214.
Vintage Real Estate Academy Phone Number(570) 459-8684 147.96 mile
McCann School of Business and Technology
14 Maplewood Dr, Hazleton, PA 18202.
McCann School of Business and Technology Phone Number(570) 454-6172 142.55 mile
Full Gospel Fellowship
N Church St & W 31st St, Hazle, PA 18202.
Full Gospel Fellowship Phone Number(570) 455-7710 142.55 mile
Mc Cann School of Business
370 Maplewood Dr, Hazleton, PA 18202.
Mc Cann School of Business Phone Number(570) 454-6172 142.55 mile
Bell Mark Dr
106 Rotary Dr, West Hazleton, PA 18202.
Bell Mark Dr Phone Number(570) 459-6333 142.55 mile
Cde Career Development And Employment
100 S Broad St, Hazleton, PA 18202.
Cde Career Development And Employment Phone Number(570) 455-1636 142.55 mile
Cde Career Training Schools
Valmont Industrial Park, West Hazleton, PA 18202.
Cde Career Training Schools Phone Number(570) 455-1636 142.55 mile
McCann School of Business
14 Maplewood Dr, Hazleton, PA 18202.
McCann School of Business Phone Number(570) 454-6172 142.55 mile
Lackawanna College
145 E Broad St, Hazleton, PA 18201.
Lackawanna College Phone Number(570) 459-1573 142.35 mile
Academy of Hair Design
1057 N Church St, Hazleton, PA 18201.
Academy of Hair Design Phone Number(570) 459-5501 142.35 mile
Lehigh Carbon Community College
234 High St, Tamaqua, PA 18252.
Lehigh Carbon Community College Phone Number(570) 668-1388 143.59 mile
H and R Block - Dallas
Dallas Village Shopping Ctr, Dallas, PA 18612.
H and R Block - Dallas Phone Number(570) 675-0268 141.6 mile
Sheet Metal Workers School
539 Main St, Shoemakersville, PA 19555.
Sheet Metal Workers School Phone Number(610) 562-5306 148.11 mile

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