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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

Aerolearn, Incorporated
13225 Madrone Mountain Way, Austin, TX 78737.
Aerolearn, Incorporated Phone Number(512) 697-9512 146.03 mile
Gary Job Corporation
6104 Camp Gary, San Marcos, TX 78666.
Gary Job Corporation Phone Number(512) 396-6355 142.09 mile
Texas Educl Fnd Inc - Executive Office
N Ih 35, San Marcos, TX 78666.
Texas Educl Fnd Inc - Executive Office Phone Number(512) 396-2275 142.09 mile
Family Learning and Career Center
21393 Ih 35, Kyle, TX 78640.
Family Learning and Career Center Phone Number(512) 268-2719 137.08 mile
Kyle Learning Center
21393 Ih 35, Kyle, TX 78640.
Kyle Learning Center Phone Number(512) 268-2719 137.08 mile
Southwest Institute Of Technology
5424 W US Highway 290 Service Rd #200, Austin, TX 78735.
Southwest Institute Of Technology Phone Number(512) 892-2640 140.45 mile
Timberline - Capitol City Careers- Southwest Institute of Technology
5424 W Highway 290, #111, Austin, TX 78735.
Timberline - Capitol City Careers- Southwest Institute of Technology Phone Number(512) 892-2640 140.45 mile
Allied Health Careers
5424 W Highway 290, #105, Austin, TX 78735.
Allied Health Careers Phone Number(512) 892-5210 140.45 mile
Southwest Institute-Technology
5424 W Highway 290, #200, Austin, TX 78735.
Southwest Institute-Technology Phone Number(512) 892-2640 140.45 mile
Champions School-Real Estate
3203 N I-35, #520, Round Rock, TX 78613.
Champions School-Real Estate Phone Number(512) 246-2773 145.17 mile
Teacherji India
Austin, TX 78613.
Teacherji India Phone Number 145.17 mile
Bernina Sewing Center
13450 N Highway 183, Austin, TX 78750.
Bernina Sewing Center Phone Number(512) 331-0155 142.11 mile
Johnson Susie Interior Design
2808 Bee Cave Rd, Austin, TX 78746.
Johnson Susie Interior Design Phone Number(512) 328-9642 138.7 mile

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