Great Plains Technology Center

Overview of Great Plains Technology Center

Great Plains Technology Center is located in a small city, in Lawton, OK. The school is a public institution. Degree levels at Great Plains Technology Center top out at the Associate's degree.

Areas of Study

The range of program offerings available from the school is especially impressive compared to its number of students.

Great Plains Technology Center Selectivity

Great Plains Technology Center maintains an open-admission policy.

Student Body

The school offers classes to 360 students (521 full-time equivalent).

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Great Plains Technology Center

Great Plains Technology Center
4500 W Lee Blvd
Lawton , OK 73505-8399
General Phone: (580) 355-6371

Great Plains Technology Center Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Nursing and Emergency Medicine58EMT paramedic, licensed practical nurse
Medical Support and Technology43radiation therapist, respiratory care tech, surgical tech
Mechanics and Repair32computer repair, HVAC, industrial mechanics, autobody repair, automobile mechanics, diesel mechanics
Construction Trades20carpentry, electrician, property management
Computer Science and Engineering8computer networking
Business and Management7business and related services
Production Trades5welding
Engineering Technician5drafting
Media4printing equipment operation
Cooking and Culinary Arts4chef training
Medical Administration4medical records tech
Security and Law Enforcement2criminal justice and administration

Number of programs and degrees for Great Plains Technology Center in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years14016
Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years435
Award of less than 1 academic year91

Great Plains Technology Center Student Body

In 2007-2008, Great Plains Technology Center had a total enrollment of 360 students (521 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 55%
Black 21%
Hispanic 8%
Asian 3%
American Indian 12%
Unknown 1%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 9%
18-19 36%
20-21 7%
22-24 9%
25-29 14%
30-34 11%
35-39 6%
40-49 5%
50-64 2%

Great Plains Technology Center Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 83 %
Part-Time 84 %

Great Plains Technology Center Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Lawton, 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.

Great Plains Technology Center Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Great Plains Technology Center participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 1071700)

Great Plains Technology Center Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Business, Management, Marketing & Related Support Services, Other

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications

Construction Trades
Building/Property Maintenance and Management

Cooking And Culinary Arts
Culinary Arts/Chef Training

Engineering Technician
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General

Mechanics And Repair
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
Computer Installation and Repair Technology/Technician
Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician
Heating/AC/Ventilation/Refrig Maint Technology/Technician
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology

Graphic and Printing Equipment Operator, General Production

Medical Administration
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician

Medical Support And Technology
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist
Surgical Technology/Technologist

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

Production Trades
Welding Technology/Welder

Security And Law Enforcement
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration

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Great Plains Technology Center Highlights

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What Sets Great Plains Technology Center Apart:

Number of degree programs
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 11%Great Plains Technology Center Number of degree programs
Number of students
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 14%Great Plains Technology Center Number of students
% of degrees in mechanics and repair
(for open-admission colleges)
Top 19%Great Plains Technology Center % of degrees in mechanics and repair

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