At Central Tech, we offer two types of classes: Full-time and Short-term. Choose what’s best for you!
Full-time classes provide progress-based instruction and are designed for students seeking career or technical training. High School students can attend part-time and tuition free. Adults can attend mornings, afternoons or both. Select the classes that interest you to start exploring future career opportunities.
Student organizations teach leadership skills and ensure America has a skilled workforce by helping students excel. Educational programs, events, and competitions support career and technical education.
Students who place 1st in state competitions advance to national contests where they represent Central Tech and the state of Oklahoma. We invite you to check out the Wall of Fame National Winners on the Drumright campus.
Central Tech Short-term, or Adult Career Development (ACD), classes are offered to individuals seeking to enhance career skills, earn industry recognized certifications, continue professional education or explore personal interest. Most classes are eight weeks or less and some classes may be taken in sequence to build a career path. Classes are offered during the weekdays, evenings, and on weekends.
SHORT TERM ENROLLMENT INFORMATION
Full payment of fees is due at the time of enrollment. Class space is not reserved without fee payment, a PO number, or sponsor authorization. Special testing fees for certifications are not included in the course fee. Book/supply costs are not included in the tuition cost. Course fees may be paid by cash, credit card, or check. Payment plans are an option on a case-by-case basis. Anyone age 16 or older may enroll in a short-term class on a first-come, first-served basis. Certain regulations may apply.
Enrollment is taken by the Adult Education/ACD staff Monday through Thursday from 8AM-9:30PM.
SHORT-TERM CLASS REFUND POLICY
The class is refundable in full if the class is cancelled by Central Tech.
Before class begins or prior to 2nd class meeting: Full refund less $10 processing fee.
After 2nd class meeting – NO REFUND
TEXTBOOKS – NO REFUND
Central Tech’s Career Connection gives 8th-grade students from our sending schools the opportunity to come and experience what students learn at Central Tech. Students from our current classes set up stations for the visiting 8th graders to interact with. Our current students also are available to answer any questions the 8th graders may have, providing the answers from a student’s perspective.
Surgical Technology Information
Central Tech’s Surgical Technology class hosts Information Sessions for applicants. All applicants are required to attend an information session with the instructor. To sign up for an Information Session contact the Career Advisor at 918.352.2551, extension 208. Bring your application packet with you
Central Tech Showcase
Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors
Central Tech Showcase gives sophomore students from our sending schools the opportunity to walk around our campus and visit each of our classrooms and work areas. The sophomore students are given the freedom to roam our campus by themselves, visiting only the classes they are interested in. They are able to enter classrooms and talk to current students, ask the instructor questions, and see the projects and work they would be completing if they were to take that class.
Open to the Public
Open to the PublicCentral Tech’s Open House is an annual event that happens every year in February. This event gives the community the opportunity to come in and see first hand what we teach our students. Visitors get the chance to speak with the instructors hear from them what and how they teach. There are a lot of fun activities for all ages, with food and drinks available as well.
Central Tech hosts STEM Day every year in March. Activities consist of five different math contests, engineering and scientific problem-solving competitions, and demonstrations that are related to Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) courses. Student events include: math, competitive engineering, and scientific problem-solving contests.