Upper Valley Career Center

8811 Looney Road, Piqua, OH

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Upper Valley Career Center is a learning Center located in Piqua, Ohio that offers quite a number of training programs for both high school students and adults who are looking to get into business.  The programs are created in a manner that can help meet current world market demands. This is done by continuously updating the programs offered in order to make them as practical as possible. The students are trained in courses that have not yet been outdated in the modern world of computer technology, and taught how to keep up in a world of rapid change of most systems and organizations. The professionally accredited staff is continuously carrying out market research to make sure that the students are graduating and finding gainful employment opportunities.

Programs offered usually take between two to four years to complete depending on their curriculum. Programs offered include manufacturing engineering technology, practical nursing, STNA, Home health care and voltage technology to mention just a few. Short term sandwich courses are also available such as computer workshops, safety trainings and home health care management trainings. Students can also apply and be awarded some scholarships and grants that aid in tuition fees payments; though the fees paid are relatively reasonable. Applications are open at all times and one can access more information on the Center at

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Programs Offered

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 Upper Valley Career 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 (PhD,...)

Business and Marketing Studies

Health and Clinical Professions

Mechanic and Repair Technology

Precision Production

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $11,400. 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 StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid100%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships91%$8,247
Receiving Student Loans85%$7,409

Admissions, Academics, & Student Services

Student Services

To help students and recent graduates, Upper Valley Career Center may provide services like:

  • Classes offered on nights and weekends
  • Remedial instructional courses
  • Academic counseling for students
  • Employment search assistance

Other Technical Colleges Nearby

The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Upper Valley Career Center.

Contact Information

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