Gordon Cooper Technology Center

Overview of Gordon Cooper Technology Center

Gordon Cooper Technology Center is found in Shawnee, OK. Shawnee is a rural site not far from an urban area. The school is a public institution. Students can earn degrees up to and including the Certificate at Gordon Cooper Technology Center.

Areas of Study

The school is known for its programs in landscaping and horticulture, mechanics and repair, medicine, production trades.

Gordon Cooper Technology Center Selectivity

Gordon Cooper Technology Center accepts all qualified applicants under its open-admission rules.

Student Body

Students numbered 787 in 2007-2008 at the school.

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Gordon Cooper Technology Center

Gordon Cooper Technology Center
1 John C Bruton Blvd
Shawnee , OK 74804
General Phone: (405) 273-7493

Gordon Cooper Technology Center Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Mechanics and Repair125HVAC, autobody repair, automobile mechanics, diesel mechanics, aircraft maintenance
Construction Trades47masonry, carpentry, electrician, property management
Medicine29health professions
Nursing and Emergency Medicine26EMT paramedic, licensed practical nurse
Production Trades25machine shop assistant, welding
Business and Management13electronic commerce, accounting technology
Media11graphic communications courses
Office and Administration9administrative assistant, office data entry
Computer Science and Engineering9computer networking
Family and Social Work8child care provider
Engineering Technician5drafting
Landscaping and Horticulture0applied horticulture

Number of programs and degrees for Gordon Cooper Technology Center in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years23121
Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years762

Gordon Cooper Technology Center Student Body

In 2007-2008, Gordon Cooper Technology Center had a total enrollment of 787 students (578 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 73%
Black 3%
Hispanic 4%
Asian 1%
American Indian 15%
Unknown 4%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 51%
18-19 25%
20-21 2%
22-24 3%
25-29 5%
30-34 3%
35-39 3%
40-49 4%
50-64 2%

Gordon Cooper Technology Center Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 94 %
Part-Time 41 %

Gordon Cooper Technology Center Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Gordon Cooper Technology Center Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Gordon Cooper Technology Center participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 996800)

Gordon Cooper Technology Center Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
E-Commerce/Electronic Commerce

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications

Construction Trades
Building/Property Maintenance and Management

Engineering Technician
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General

Family And Social Work
Child Care Provider/Assistant

Landscaping And Horticulture
Applied Horticulture/Horticulture Operations, General

Mechanics And Repair
Airframe Mechanics and Aircraft Maintenance Technology/Technician
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician
Heating/AC/Ventilation/Refrig Maint Technology/Technician

Graphic Communications, Other

Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training

Office And Administration
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
Business/Office Automation/Technology/Data Entry

Production Trades
Machine Shop Technology/Assistant
Welding Technology/Welder

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Gordon Cooper Technology Center Highlights

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What Sets Gordon Cooper Technology Center Apart:

Number of students
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% of degrees in mechanics and repair
(vs. all colleges)
Top 10%Gordon Cooper Technology Center % of degrees in mechanics and repair
Male % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 10%Gordon Cooper Technology Center Male % of student body
Number of degree programs
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 11%Gordon Cooper Technology Center Number of degree programs
% of degrees in landscaping and horticulture
(vs. all colleges)
Top 13%Gordon Cooper Technology Center % of degrees in landscaping and horticulture
% of degrees in production trades
(vs. all colleges)
Top 14%Gordon Cooper Technology Center % of degrees in production trades
% of degrees in medicine
(vs. all colleges)
Top 15%Gordon Cooper Technology Center % of degrees in medicine
% of degrees in media
(for open-admission colleges)
Top 16%Gordon Cooper Technology Center % of degrees in media

checked Open admission
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Career counseling
checked Student employment services
checked On-campus day care
checked Offers part-time study

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