Who We Are
Since 1969, Knox Technical Center has been equipping students with lifelong skills and relevant careers for Knox County and beyond. We are the post-secondary (adult education) branch of the Knox County Career Center school district. Our programs include the fields of Allied Health, Business, Cosmetology, Industrial Trades, Nursing, and Public Safety.
Why Knox Technical Center?
Every student will meet with our in-house Financial Aid Coordinator prior to beginning class. Scholarships, Grants, and Financial Aid are available for many of our programs.
95% of our students pass their certification or licensure exam.
91% of program graduates work in their studied field or go on to continue their education.
Intentional Classroom Setting
Our small class sizes allow for grater individualized attention with our field-expert instructors and a more personalized classroom experience.
Return on Investment
Low-cost classes allow students to spend less and learn more. Books and materials are included with course cost. Many of our students leave with little to no debt!
Frequently Asked Questions
Is Ktc Post-highschool?
Knox Technical Center is an Ohio Technical Center (OTC) for adults ages 18 and up. Our programs are designed with working adults in mind. Students get right into hands on training and only learn what is necessary for a successful career in that program.
Are you a part of the knox County career center?
Knox Technical Center is a part of the Knox County Career Center School District. Our main building is on the same campus as KCCC, while our Nursing department is located on 1481 Yauger Road.
Do i need a highschool diploma to enroll in a program?
Each program has a different set of requirements that need to be met before starting class. Info can be found on our Program Page or by contacting us. We offer a GED program through Ohio's Aspire Program as well as an Adult Diploma Program (ADP) which allows students to earn there High School Diploma and complete one of our eligible programs. More info can be found here.
Is Knox technical center accredited?
Knox Technical Center is fully accredited by the Council on Occupational Education (COE).
When do your programs start and end?
Our programs all begin and end at various times throughout the year. Please visit the program calendar on each program’s webpage for detailed information.
do you offer financial aid?
Yes, students are eligible for federal financial aid by filling out the FAFSA form. Not all programs are financial aid eligible. Other grants and financial opportunities may be available for qualifying students.