Ocean County Vocational Technical School, located in Toms River, New Jersey, is a technical school that offers many educational opportunities to both adults and high school students. Whether an adult student wants to change their career path, or a high school student wants to jumpstart their career training prior to graduation, OCVTS has something for everyone.
Ocean County Vocational Technical School offers an extensive GED preparation program for those adult students who are looking to complete their high school education. This program is designed especially for adults who need extra help preparing for the GED exam. With flexible weekend and night classes, OCVTS makes getting a GED easy and convenient.
OCVTS also offers career certificates to adults who are looking to further their education. These adult career certificate programs include: audio electronics, cosmetology, new home construction, culinary arts, practical nursing, automotive technology, and more.
Also offered at Ocean County Vocational Technical School is the opportunity for students who are still in high school to get a head start on their career training by beginning a part-time career certificate program. These programs include: child care, cosmetology, fashion merchandising, law, public safety, homeland security, welding, HVAC, woodworking, fitness technology, graphic design, collision repair, motorsports technology, electrician, visual communications, and many more.
In you or someone you know is interested in applying at Ocean County Vocational Technical School, or if you would like more information regarding the many career certificates and programs of study offered there, click here to access the official OCVTS website.
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 Ocean County Vocational – Technical School by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Business and Marketing Studies
Computer and Information Sciences
Family and Consumer Sciences
Health and Clinical Professions
Mechanic and Repair Technology
Personal and Culinary Services
Recreation and Fitness Studies
Security and Protective Services
Transportation and Materials Moving
Visual and Performing Arts
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $6,700. To calculate a more personalized cost visit the net price calculator. There is also a $25 application fee for students applying to the school. 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||79%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||37%||$3,534|
|Receiving Student Loans||49%||$3,655|
Admissions, Academics, & Student Services
To help support students, Ocean County Vocational – Technical School may provide services to students like:
- Academic counseling for students
- Employing students to lower education costs
- Assistance to find work
Other Technical Colleges Nearby
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Ocean County Vocational – Technical School.
- Monmouth County Vocational School District in Freehold, NJ (18 miles away)
- Union County Vocational Technical School in Scotch Plains, NJ (45 miles away)
- Eastern Center for Arts and Technology in Willow Grove, PA (50 miles away)
- Morris County Vocational School District in Denville, NJ (64 miles away)
- Bergen County Technical Schools - Adult Education in Hackensack, NJ (64 miles away)