High Plains Technology Center

Overview of High Plains Technology Center

High Plains is located in a rural site not far from an urban area, in Woodward, OK. The school is a public institution. Degree levels at High Plains 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. Students at High Plains often study nursing and emergency medicine, production trades.

High Plains Selectivity

The school maintains an open-admission policy.

Student Body

High Plains offers classes to 251 students (246 full-time equivalent).

The school reports its educational mission is:
"Turning Education and Training Into Workplace Success"

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting High Plains

High Plains Technology Center
3921 34th St
Woodward , OK 73801
General Phone: (580) 256-6618

High Plains Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Nursing and Emergency Medicine19licensed practical nurse, health aide
Production Trades11welding
Computer Science and Engineering9information technology
Nutrition and Exercise Therapy6recreational therapy
Mechanics and Repair6computer repair, automobile mechanics, diesel mechanics
Business and Management5merchandising and sales
Construction Trades4carpentry, property management
Office and Administration1administrative assistant, office data entry

Number of programs and degrees for High Plains in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year6113
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years012
Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years011

High Plains Student Body

In 2007-2008, High Plains had a total enrollment of 251 students (246 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 80%
Black 1%
Hispanic 14%
Asian 1%
American Indian 4%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 41%
18-19 40%
20-21 4%
22-24 6%
25-29 4%
30-34 3%
35-39 0%
40-49 2%
50-64 0%

High Plains Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 86 %
Part-Time 45 %

High Plains Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Woodward, 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.

High Plains Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
High Plains participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2282100)

High Plains Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
General Merchandising/Sales/Related Marketing Operations, Other

Computer Science And Engineering
Information Technology

Construction Trades
Building/Property Maintenance and Management

Mechanics And Repair
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
Computer Installation and Repair Technology/Technician
Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Health Aide
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training

Nutrition And Exercise Therapy
Therapeutic Recreation/Recreational Therapy

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

Production Trades
Welding Technology/Welder

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High Plains Highlights

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What Sets High Plains Apart:

% of degrees in production trades
(vs. all colleges)
Top 7%High Plains % of degrees in production trades
Number of degree programs
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 10%High Plains Number of degree programs
% of degrees in business and management
(for open-admission colleges)
Top 16%High Plains % of degrees in business and management
Male % of student body
(for open-admission colleges)
Top 18%High Plains Male % of student body
% of degrees in nursing and emergency medicine
(vs. all colleges)
Top 18%High Plains % of degrees in nursing and emergency medicine

checked Open admission
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Offers distance learning
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers part-time study

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