Academy of Careers and Technology
Academy of Careers and Technology is a Public, Less than 2 years school located in Beckley, WV. It offers 19 vocational programs. You can view detail program information at offered programs page. The school is accredited by Council on Occupational Education (9/21/2015 - Current).
- 390 Stanaford Rd, Beckley, WV
- School Website
Largest Career Programs
The largest career programs at Academy of Careers and Technology is . Its 2022 tuition and fees are $7,310. The length of the program is 1350 contact hours ( or credit hours) and the average time to complete the program is 12 months.
The following table shows the 7 largest career programs with tuition, fees, and completion time for each program.
|Program||Tuition & Fees||Books & Supplies Costs||Program Length||Average Completion Time||Average Tuition Over Career Schools|
|2||Cosmetology/Cosmetologist||$9,431||$1,075||1799 Contact Hours||16 Months||$15,110|
|3||Electrician||$6,120||$630||1080 Contact Hours||12 Months||$10,612|
|4||Truck and Bus Driver/Commercial Vehicle Operator and Instructor||$2,250||-||180 Contact Hours||2 Months||$7,853|
|5||Phlebotomy Technician/Phlebotomist||$1,825||$150||226 Contact Hours||4 Months||$2,454|
|6||Welding Technology/Welder||$6,415||-||1080 Contact Hours||12 Months||$9,261|
Important Academic Statistics
Total 180 students are attending at Academy of Careers and Technology. There are 10 full-time faculty (instructional/teaching staffs) and 4 part-time faculty working for the school. The students to faculty ratio is 14 to 1 (7.14%). The number of non-teaching staffs is 12 (full-time) and 4 (part-time). The graduation rate at Academy of Careers and Technology is 71% and the retention rate is 86% at the school.
|Number of Faculty||14|
|Student to Faculty Ratio||14 to 1|
2022 Costs of Attendance
The 2022 tuition & fees at Academy of Careers and Technology is $7,310 . The amount is for the largest program and the tuition for other programs may differ from the average cost. It offers the alternative tuition plans.
78% of enrolled students have received grants and/or scholarships and the average amount of received financial aid is $3,234 (exclude student loans).
|Tuition & Fees||$7,310|
|Books & Supplies||$1,650|
|Off-Campus Room & Board||$10,350|
|Average Financial Amount||$3,234|
Academy of Careers and Technology offers 19 career programs for 1 Year Certificate, 2 Years Certificate. The next table lists number of programs by offered program and online availability along with number of completers by certificate programs. Last year, 82 students have completed their career programs.
|Award Level||Total Number of Programs||Available Online Class||Number of Completers|
|1 Year Certificate||2||0||22|
|2 Years Certificate||17||0||60|
Vocational Programs and Completers
The vocational programs at Academy of Careers and Technology are offered only in on-site (classroom) education. Total 82 students have completed their vocational/technical programs last year.
- 22 students have earned/completed 1 Year Certificate program.
- 60 students have earned/completed 1-2 Years Certificate program.
|Program||Available Online||Number of Completers|
|Transportation And Materials Moving||✕||0 completers|
|Truck and Bus Driver/Commercial Vehicle Operator and Instructor||✕||0|
|Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences||✕||22 completers|
For academic year 2020-2021, total 180 students have enrolled into Academy of Careers and Technology. By gender, 66 male and 114 female students are attending the school.
There are 160 White (88.89%), 15 Black/African American (8.33%), 1 Asian (0.56%), and 4 students with other races.
|American Indian/Native American||0||0||0|
|Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander||0||0||0|
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