Askins Vo Tech

Overview of Askins Vo Tech

The campus of Askins is in Fort Smith, AR, which is a small city. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Degrees at Askins include, at the school's highest level, the Certificate.

Areas of Study

The school is known for its programs in engineering technician.

Askins Selectivity

Admission at Askins is selective, not open to all who apply.

Student Body

In 2007-2008, the school had 35 students enrolled (32 full-time equivalent). A large number of students at Askins are 40 years old or older. A very high share of students at the school are male.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"We believe education is an investment in ones future. As leaders in the refrigeration and air conditioning industry, Askins Vo Tech believes the integrity of the profession rest in the quality of its practitioners. We strive to educate our students to exude a positive attitude towards life, the profession and themselves. Our goals are to assist them in becoming successful in life, and obtain marketable skills in the refrigeration and air conditioning profession."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Askins

Askins Vo-Tech
7716 Hwy 271 S
Fort Smith , AR 72908
General Phone: (479) 646-4803

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Askins Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Engineering Technician31HVAC tech

Number of programs and degrees for Askins in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year311

Askins Student Body

In 2007-2008, Askins had a total enrollment of 35 students (32 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 84%
Black 4%
Asian 12%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 3%
22-24 6%
25-29 17%
30-34 26%
35-39 6%
40-49 37%
50-64 6%

Askins Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Fort Smith, Arkansas for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Arkansas Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Askins Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Askins participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 3127200)

Askins Degree Programs (2007)

Engineering Technician
Heating/AC/Refrigeration Technology/Technician

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Askins Highlights

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