Scioto County Career Technical Center (Scioto Tech)
951 Vern Riffe Drive, Lucasville, OH
- FAFSA School Code: 023542
- Phone: (740) 259-5526
- School Homepage
Financial Aid Office
Scioto County Career Technical Center (SCCTC), also known as “Sciototech”, is a public less-than-two-year college that offers more than 14 full-time certificate courses in diverse fields such as nursing and diesel mechanics. In addition, they also offer 8 part-time programs designed to provide vocational training to adult students.
The mission of SCCTC is “to provide a superior workforce through personalized training, new technologies, and community partnerships.” Founded in 1971, the school has been providing technical and other career-based education to students, industries and businesses in Lucasville, Ohio, for more than 40 years.
Full time courses of a minimum of 600 hours per year include programs in various disciplines such as Automotive/Transportation, Public Safety, Trade, Industrial, Health Care, Business and Technology.
Part time courses, also known as Career Enhancement Programs, are also available. These are typically less than 600 hours per year. Discounts are given to senior citizens who present their Golden Buckeye Card.
Financial aid is an option to those who qualify, and at the end of successfully completing a course, the center issues a Career Passport containing all documentation regarding training, certification, competencies and other relevant details. Those eligible to receive this passport are also given assistance with résumé building and job searches. Early Occupational Placement is also offered for some programs.
Sciototech offers Ohio Construction Industry Licensing Board continuing education in a variety of fields. In addition, the school has entered into partnership with Southern State Community College to Associate of Technical Science degrees in Technical Studies, Computer Technology, Medical Assisting and Criminal Justice.
The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.
Get more information about the programs offered by Scioto County Career Technical Center by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (Ph.D.,M.D.,...)
- Electrician (C)
- Lineworker (C)
- Computer Hardware Technology (C)
Health and Clinical Professions
Mechanic and Repair Technology
- Welding (C)
Security and Protective Services
- Police Science (C)
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $15,700. In order to calculate a more accurate and detailed cost of attendance check out their cost calculator here. There is also a $30 application fee for those applying to a program. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||94%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||65%||$4,223|
|Receiving Student Loans||77%||$4,813|
Note: The estimated default rate of students taking federal student loans in 2009 was around 15%.
Admissions, Academics, & Student Services
To help students and recent graduates, Scioto County Career Technical Center may offer services to students including:
- Classes offered on nights and weekends
- Remedial instructional courses
- Counseling assistance
- Assisting students to find work
Other Technical Colleges Nearby
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Scioto County Career Technical Center.
- Buckeye Hills Career Center in Rio Grande, OH (31 miles away)
- Pickaway-Ross Career & Technology Center in Chillicothe, OH (40 miles away)
- Grant Career Center in Bethel, OH (60 miles away)
- Eastland - Fairfield Career and Technical Schools in Groveport, OH (71 miles away)
- Roane - Jackson Technical Center in Leroy, WV (76 miles away)