Lively Technical Center

Lively Technical Center

Lively Technical Center is a public, technical training school for high school and adult students. It was founded in 1937 by a Tallahassee businessman, Lewis M. Lively, and is located in Tallahassee, Florida. The school offers a large variety of programs that have been designed to prepare students for employment.

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Contacting Lively Technical Center

Lively Technical Center
500 N Appleyard Dr
Tallahassee , FL 32304-2895
General Phone: (850) 487-7555

Lively Technical Center Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Nursing and Emergency Medicine59licensed practical nurse, nursing assistant
Beauty and Cosmetology34cosmetology, barber, manicurist
Medical Support and Technology26medical assistant, electrocardiograph tech, phlebotomy
Mechanics and Repair25HVAC, automobile mechanics, aircraft maintenance, aircraft powerplant tech
Computer Science and Engineering14computer applications programming, systems analyst, web design, computer networking
Construction Trades9carpentry, electrician
Business and Management6accounting
Family and Social Work4food and related services, child care management
Engineering Technician3electronics tech, architectural drafting
Medical Administration2medical transcription, medical secretary
Production Trades2machine shop assistant, welding
Photography and Commercial Art1commercial art, commercial photography
Law1legal secretary
Real Estate and Construction Management0real estate
Office and Administration0office management
Media0radio and television

Number of programs and degrees for Lively Technical Center in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years13924
Award of less than 1 academic year377
Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years102

Lively Technical Center Student Body

In 2007-2008, Lively Technical Center had a total enrollment of 1,034 students (641 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 54%
Black 41%
Hispanic 3%
Asian 2%
American Indian 0%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 34%
18-19 9%
20-21 9%
22-24 14%
25-29 11%
30-34 5%
35-39 5%
40-49 6%
50-64 5%
65+ 0%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)


Lively Technical Center Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 23 %
Part-Time 12 %

Lively Technical Center Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Lively Technical Center Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Lively Technical Center participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 558500)

Lively Technical Center Degree Programs (2007)

Beauty And Cosmetology
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General
Nail Technician/Specialist and Manicurist

Business And Management

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Programming, Specific Applications
Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design

Construction Trades

Engineering Technician
Architectural Drafting and Architectural CAD/CADD
Electrical/Electronic/Communications Engr Technology/Technician

Family And Social Work
Child Care and Support Services Management
Foods, Nutrition, and Related Services, Other

Legal Administrative Assistant/Secretary

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

Radio and Television

Medical Administration
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary
Medical Transcription/Transcriptionist

Medical Support And Technology
Electrocardiograph Technology/Technician
Medical/Clinical Assistant

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
Nurse/Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant

Office And Administration
Office Management and Supervision

Photography And Commercial Art
Commercial Photography
Commercial and Advertising Art

Production Trades
Machine Shop Technology/Assistant
Welding Technology/Welder

Real Estate And Construction Management
Real Estate

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Lively Technical Center Highlights

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What Sets Lively Technical Center Apart:

% of degrees in real estate and construction management
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Number of degree programs
(vs. colleges of similar size)
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Number of students
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 14%Lively Technical Center Number of students
% of degrees in photography and commercial art
(for open-admission colleges)
Top 19%Lively Technical Center % of degrees in photography and commercial art
Male % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 19%Lively Technical Center Male % of student body

checked Open admission
checked Offers distance learning
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked On-campus day care
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers remedial adult education
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library

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