Alaska Vocational Technical Center Overview

Alaska Vocational Technical Center is a Public, Less than 2 years school located in Seward, AK. It offers 10 vocational programs. You can view detail program information at offered programs page.
Alaska Vocational Technical Center is accredited by Council on Occupational Education (10/10/1997 - Current).

Largest Career Programs

The largest career programs at Alaska Vocational Technical Center is Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician . Its 2020 tuition and fees are $3,490 where the average tuition & fees of the Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician over all offered colleges is $12,395. The length of the program is 1346 contact hours ( or credit hours) and the average time to complete the program is 10 months.
The following table shows the 7 largest career programs at Alaska Vocational Technical Center with tuition, fees, and completion time for each program.

2020 Tuition & Fees For Largest Programs

6 Largest Career Programs at Alaska Vocational Technical Center
ProgramTuition & FeesBooks & Supplies CostsProgram LengthAverage Completion Time Average Tuition Over Career Schools
1Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician $3,490$4,9991346 Contact Hours10 Months $12,395
2Welding Technology/Welder $3,490$5,9891120 Contact Hours9 Months $9,261
3Industrial Electronics Technology/Technician $3,490$2,8591414 Contact Hours10 Months $5,675
4Information Science/Studies $3,490$2,8151254 Contact Hours10 Months $8,060
5Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology $2,225$1,303609 Contact Hours5 Months $11,949
6Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science $3,490$1,3261246 Contact Hours9 Months $6,391

Important Statistics

Total 855 students are attending at Alaska Vocational Technical Center. There are 27 full-time faculty (instructional/teaching staffs) working for Alaska Vocational Technical Center. The students to faculty ratio is 15 to 1 (6.67%). The number of non-teaching staffs is 73 (full-time) and 1 (part-time).
The graduation rate at Alaska Vocational Technical Center is 96% and the retention rate is 94% at the school.
Alaska Vocational Technical Center 2020 Key Statistics
Student Population855
Graduation Rate96%
Number of Faculty27
Student to Faculty Ratio15 to 1

2020 Tuition & Fees, Living Costs

The 2020 tuition & fees at Alaska Vocational Technical Center is $4,413 . The amount is for the largest program and the tuition for other programs may differ from the cost.
15% of enrolled students have received grants and/or scholarships and the average amount of received financial aid is $2,216 (exclude student loans).
Alaska Vocational Technical Center 2020 Tuition & Fees, Living Costs
Tuition & Fees$4,413
Books & Supplies$4,999
On-Campus Room & Board$9,030
On-Campus Expenses$2,000
Off-Campus Room & Board$18,500
Off-Campus Expenses$2,000
Average Financial Amount$2,216

Offered Degrees

Alaska Vocational Technical Center offers 10 career programs for 1 Year Certificate, 2 Years Certificate. Next table lists number of programs by offered program and online availability along with number of completers by certificate programs.
Last year, 181 students have completed their career programs at Alaska Vocational Technical Center.
Offered Career Programs at Alaska Vocational Technical Center
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
1 Year Certificate4058
2 Years Certificate60123
Total100181

Vocational Programs and Completers

The vocational programs at Alaska Vocational Technical Center are offered only in on-site (classroom) education. Total 181 students have completed their vocational/technical programs last year.
  • 58 students have earned/completed 1 Year Certificate program.
  • 123 students have earned/completed 1-2 Years Certificate program.
1 Year Certificate1-2 Years Certificate
1 Year Certificate Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of Completers
Engineering Technology 14 completers
Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Engineering Technology/Technician14
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician0
Mechanics and Repairers 14 completers
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair0
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology12
Marine Maintenance/Fitter and Ship Repair Technology/Technician2
Total58
1-2 Years Certificate Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of Completers
Computer And Information Sciences 14 completers
Information Science/Studies14
Personal And Culinary Services 16 completers
Personal And Culinary Services0
Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management/Manager16
Mechanics and Repairers 46 completers
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair0
Industrial Electronics Technology/Technician19
Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician27
Precision Production Trades 25 completers
Precision Production Trades0
Welding Technology/Welder25
Business 22 completers
Business/Commerce0
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science22
Total123

Student Population by Gender and Race

For academic year 2019-2020, total 855 students have enrolled into Alaska Vocational Technical Center. By gender, 717 male and 138 female students are attending Alaska Vocational Technical Center
There are 421 White (49.24%), 6 Black/African American (0.70%), 30 Hispanic (3.51%), 10 Asian (1.17%), and 412 students with other races.
The following table summarizes the student population by gender and race/ethnicity at Alaska Vocational Technical Center.
TotalMaleFemale
Total855717138
American Indian/Native American18914148
Asian1091
Black/African American660
Hispanic30264
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander660
White42137348
Two More51447
Un-Known14211230
Non-resident Alien000

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