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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

Hays Academy Of Hair Design
119 W 10th St, Hays, KS 67601.
Hays Academy Of Hair Design Phone Number(785) 628-6624 139.79 mile
North Central Kansas Technical College
2205 Wheatland Dr, Hays, KS 67601.
North Central Kansas Technical College Phone Number(785) 623-6152 139.79 mile
Nex-Tech - A Rural Telephone Company- Computer Sales and Service- Business Telephone Sys
2418 Vine St, Hays, KS 67601.
Nex-Tech - A Rural Telephone Company- Computer Sales and Service- Business Telephone Sys Phone Number(785) 625-7070 139.79 mile
Schools Industrial Technical Trade - Hays- NCK Technical College- Administra
2205 Wheatland Ave, Hays, KS 67601.
Schools Industrial Technical Trade - Hays- NCK Technical College- Administra Phone Number(785) 625-2437 139.79 mile
Select Rehabilitation Weatlands
320 S Lincoln St, Russell, KS 67665.
Select Rehabilitation Weatlands Phone Number(785) 483-4600 117.46 mile
R and S Digital Services Inc
1715 Patton Rd, Great Bend, KS 67530.
R and S Digital Services Inc Phone Number(620) 792-3402 100.13 mile
Schools-Universities and Colleges - Northwest Technology Center
1801 S 11th St, Alva, OK 73717.
Schools-Universities and Colleges - Northwest Technology Center Phone Number(580) 327-0344 124.47 mile
Schools-Universities and Colleges - Northwest Technology Center
1801 S 11th St, Alva, OK 73717.
Schools-Universities and Colleges - Northwest Technology Center Phone Number(580) 327-0344 124.47 mile
Northwest Technology Center
1801 11th St, Alva, OK 73717.
Northwest Technology Center Phone Number(580) 327-0344 124.47 mile
Select Rehab-Wood Heaven
510 W 7th St, Ellinwood, KS 67526.
Select Rehab-Wood Heaven Phone Number(620) 564-2001 88.18 mile
Northwest Technology Center - Fairview Campus
801 Vo-Tech Dr, Fairview, OK 73737.
Northwest Technology Center - Fairview Campus Phone Number(580) 227-3708 145.39 mile
Northwest Technology Center
801 Vo-Tech Dr, Fairview, OK 73737.
Northwest Technology Center Phone Number(580) 227-3708 145.39 mile
Northwest Technology Center
801 S Vo Tech Dr, Fairview, OK 73737.
Northwest Technology Center Phone Number(580) 227-3708 145.39 mile

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