Pike-Lincoln Technical Center serves the Eolia, MO area providing hands-on technical training for both juniors and seniors in high school, as well as adults, wishing to find a career in the technical field. Pike-Lincoln’s staff is engaged in the community ensuring their curriculum meets the demands of local employers. Programs range from:
- 3D Animation and Modeling
- Auto Collision Technology
- Auto Service Technology
- Building Trades
- Computer & Networking Technology
- Diesel Technology
- Digital Design
- Health Sciences
- Welding Technology
Other specialized programs are available such as, Practical Nursing, GED, and other employer specific classes. Most programs require hands-on training and can be completed within one to two years. The Diesel Technology program can work in conjunction with a two year associates degree obtained through local community colleges. Daytime and evening classes are available. High School Juniors and Seniors are admitted through their high school, while adults holding a GED or higher can enroll in courses through the normal application process.
Tuition is based on fulltime and half time status per year. Programs other than Practical Nursing and EMT training cost $6,589 for fulltime students and $3,295 for part time students. This does not include the cost of books and other expenses. Students can choose to engage in student organizations, such as Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA), SkillsUSA (Career & Technical Student Organization), and Phi Beta Lamba (PBL) (same as FBLA, except for adult students). Organizations foster confidence and business skills necessary for students to enter the workforce successfully. Along with learning practical skills in state of the art classrooms, students are provided with facilities that encourage fun and activity, such as playing basketball and going on field trips.
For more information please visit http://pltc.k12.mo.us.
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.
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(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Computer and Information Sciences
Health and Clinical Professions
Mechanic and Repair Technology
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $20,200. To calculate a more personalized cost visit the net price calculator. 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||14%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||14%||$540|
Admissions, Academics, & Student Services
To support students and graduates, Pike – Lincoln Technical Center may provide services including:
- Weekend and night classes available
- Remedial courses
- Career path counseling
- Work study style employment
- Assistance to find work
Specialized Programs & Accreditations
- Licensed Practical Nursing (LPN) Program
- Accredited by the Missouri State Board of Nursing (since 1974)
Other Technical Colleges Nearby
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Pike – Lincoln Technical Center.
- Four Rivers Career Center in Washington, MO (48 miles away)
- Applied Technology Services in Sunset Hills, MO (50 miles away)
- Columbia Area Vocational Technical School in Columbia, MO (75 miles away)
- Career Center of Southern Illinois in Red Bud, IL (88 miles away)
- Rolla Technical Institute/Center in Rolla, MO (98 miles away)