The Somerset County Technology Center (SCTC) in Somerset, PA is dedicated to providing quality career and technical education. This institution services both high schools students seeking to supplement their general education and adults looking to start or enhance a career in a technical field.
SCTC opened its doors in 1972 and since then has grown to offer 17 accredited programs. Students can choose to study career paths in cosmetology, healthcare, automotive repair, truck driving, early education, masonry, carpentry, and many more. The Somerset County Technology Center also offers many career enhancement and personal enhancement classes.
SCTC offers traditional on campus classes as well as online classes which allow for students to have flexible schedule and to choose the method that best fits their lifestyle. To learn more about programs and courses offered at SCTC please visit http://www.sctc.net/dnn/AdultEducation/tabid/258/Default.aspx.
The tuition costs vary depending on the program of study. Financial aid is available to students who qualify. To learn more about specific program and courses costs please visit http://www.sctc.net/dnn/AdultEducation/tabid/258/Default.aspx.
If you are interested in pursuing a technical education or would like to enhance your already established career then the Somerset County Technology Center is the place for you.
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.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Computer and Information Sciences
Family and Consumer Sciences
Health and Clinical Professions
Mechanic and Repair Technology
Personal and Culinary Services
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $8,900. In order to calculate a more accurate and detailed cost of attendance check out their cost calculator here. There is also a $75 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||100%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||67%||$5,095|
|Receiving Student Loans||100%||$9,440|
Admissions, Academics, & Student Services
To support students and graduates, Somerset County Technology Center may offer services to students like:
- Remedial courses
- Academic counseling for students
Other Technical Colleges Nearby
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Somerset County Technology Center.
- Greater Johnstown Career and Technology Center in Reynoldsville, PA (21 miles away)
- Mineral County Technical Center in Seattle, WA (40 miles away)
- Indiana County Technology Center in Lebanon, PA (44 miles away)
- Greater Altoona Career & Technology Center in Sandusky, OH (48 miles away)
- Forbes Road Career and Technology Center in Joplin, MO (49 miles away)