The Great Plains Technology Center Ambassadors Program held their monthly training session on January 25, 2017, from 8:30 AM to 2:50 PM in the Building 100 Auditorium. This month’s training focused on leadership. The training consisted of various speakers and exercises to teach students the value of leadership. Phil Kennedy, owner of Comanche County Lumber […]
Great Plains Technology Center was named a Gold Star School for the 11th consecutive year at the 49th Annual Oklahoma Association of Career and Technical Education (OKACTE) held in Oklahoma City, August 1-2, 2016. The Oklahoma Association of Technology Centers developed criteria for the Gold Star School Award establishing technology centers as exceptional in service […]
Fifty-four Great Plains Technology Center students were selected for the tech center’s first ever “Student Ambassadors” program. All 21 high school and joint high school/adult programs are represented. Student Ambassadors will represent the school at public functions and assist with Great Plains Tech Showcase scheduled for November 30th-December 2nd. “The Student Ambassadors is a leadership […]
More than 250 GPTC patrons swelled McCasland Ballroom, Cameron University on October 26th at Great Plains Fall Banquet and Community Celebration. The event’s goal was to elevate awareness of how Great Plains Technology Center and its non-profit Foundation work together to help ensure student access to career education. Guest Speaker for the event was LTG, […]
Great Plains Technology Center’s Foundation provided a record 348 scholarships and grants during the 2014-2015 school year. The 501-c3 non-profit foundation’s mission is to support the tech center and traditionally that has been by providing a financial helping hand to students with tuition scholarships. The foundation also provides emergency grants to students. Grants have covered […]
Apply now for Great Plains next full-time EMT/Firefighter Program. It starts January 6th, 2015. You can also apply now for openings in the following programs: HVAC Welding Carpentry Electrical Automotive Service Medium-Heavy Duty Truck (Diesel) Collision Technology Culinary Arts For additional details phone our Student Services Office at 250-5535. Financial Aid is available to those […]
Radiographic Technology student Adrian Patterson won 1st place at the recent National Health Occupations Students of America Conference and Competition in Orlando, FL. Patterson graduated from the program th2 22-month program in May, 2014 and is now employed as a radiologic technologist. Other Great Plains adult health students who placed among the Top Ten […]
For students who have a passion for science and helping people
Great Plains provides four career majors in a state-of-the-art educational complex on its campus: Radiologic Technology, Advanced Respiratory Care, Surgical Technology and Practical Nursing.
Students in the Surgical Technology program will spend nine and one-half months working in a self-contained program that will teach them to assist surgeons in the operating room, said Ann Tahah, program director. Sixteen students are selected for the program each year, via a highly competitive placement process that offers excellent job potential upon graduation, Tahah said.