Western Technology Center had its beginning in 1970. The campus at 621 Sooner Drive Burns Flat, Oklahoma 73624 has become a home to the Oklahoma Space Industry Development Authority and the Oklahoma School of Science and Mathematics in 2005 and 2009, respectively. WTC has three other campuses in Sayre, Weatherford and Hobart.
Dedicated to its mission to educate people for success, WTC provides workforce training for students and customized training programs for business and industries. Full-time Programs offered at the Burns Flat campus include Administrative and Information Support; Automotive Collision Report; Automotive Services; Construction; Cosmetology; Health Careers, Therapeutic Services; Information Support Services and Networking; Medium/Heavy Diesel Truck Repair; Practical Nursing; Printing Technology; Restaurant Food and Beverage Technology; Service Careers; Web and Video Communications; and Welding and Metal Fabrication.
Students who wish to finish higher education and learn new knowledge or skills can opt to take Adult short-term courses. WTC also helps business and industry through Agricultural Business Management, Business Entrepreneurial Services, Fire Safety Training and Training for Industry designed based on the specific needs of a company.
At WTC, students have the advantage to use several resources that would help them succeed in their academic journey. The Student Services office offers several programs aimed at helping students achieve their goals. Similarly, the academic center provides individualized support for students through assessment, tutoring and training services.
For graduate students, the Career Resources office assists in job preparation, provides relevant job information and helps in job placement at least six months after finishing a course. This school also encourages participation in several organizations and involvement in numerous events and activities.
Adult Education and Enrollment Forms http://westtech.edu/adult_education.html
Full-time Programs http://westtech.edu/full_time_programs.html
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 Western Technology 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
Computer and Information Sciences
Health and Clinical Professions
Mechanic and Repair Technology
Personal and Culinary Services
Security and Protective Services
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $8,500. 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||85%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||85%||$4,512|
Admissions, Academics, & Student Services
To support students and graduates, Western Technology Center may provide services to students like those listed below:
- Remedial instructional courses
- Career path counseling
- Student employment
- Assisting students to find work
Specialized Programs & Accreditations
- Licensed Practical Nursing (LPN) Program
- Accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (since 1995)
Other Technical Colleges Nearby
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Western Technology Center.
- Caddo Kiowa Technology Center in Fort Cobb, OK (46 miles away)
- Southwest Technology Center in Altus, OK (48 miles away)
- Canadian Valley Technology Center in El Reno, OK (71 miles away)
- Great Plains Technology Center in Lawton, OK (71 miles away)
- Northwest Technology Center - Fairview in Fairview, OK (73 miles away)