Chipley, Florida is a small town of only 3,592 people. An interesting fact about the town is that it was once known as “Orange”, but it was renamed in the late 1880s for a railroad magnate who lived in the northern Florida area. As a small town in Florida, residents are used to very little distractions and the less than bustling life in their rural home.
The Washington - Holmes Technical Center has an enrollment of 506, and of 2012, the tuition was $3,310. It’s small size plays to its advantage, and many of its students laud the small town atmosphere and the ability to work one on one with instructors and get the kind of first hand advice that they wouldn’t be able to get at a bigger institution or technical center. There a number of quality programs that students who are enrolled can choose from—including the following:
- Emergency Medical Tech
- Practical Nursing
- Graphic Communications
- Interior Décor Fabrication
- Beauty Services
- Law Enforcement
Students are admitted into Washington - Holmes Technical Center based on their own academic performance in high school in addition to an admissions interview and an entrance exam. For those living in north Florida looking for a cheap option to go to school, it’s a great choice.
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 Washington – Holmes 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 (PhD,...)
Business and Marketing Studies
Communications and Journalism
Computer and Information Sciences
Health and Clinical Professions
Mechanic and Repair Technology
Personal and Culinary Services
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 $15,100. In order to calculate a more accurate and detailed cost of attendance check out their cost calculator here. There is also a $10 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||80%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||77%||$2,630|
Admissions, Academics, & Student Services
To help support students, Washington – Holmes Technical Center may offer services to students like those listed below:
- Remedial instructional courses
- Academic counseling for students
- Work study style employment
- Helping students find work after graduation
Other Technical Colleges Nearby
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Washington – Holmes Technical Center.
- Emerald Coast Technical College in DeFuniak Springs, FL (34 miles away)
- Tom P Haney Technical Center in Panama City, FL (39 miles away)
- CHOICE Technical Center in Fort Walton Beach, FL (67 miles away)
- Lively Technical Center in Tallahassee, FL (76 miles away)
- Locklin Tech in Milton, FL (92 miles away)