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Venango County Area Vocational Technical School

Overview of Venango County Area Vocational Technical School

Venango County Area Vocational Technical School is found in Oil City, PA. Oil City is a self-contained town. The school is a public institution. Students can earn degrees up to and including the Certificate at Venango County Area Vocational Technical School.

Areas of Study

The school is known for its programs in nursing and emergency medicine.

Venango County Area Vocational Technical School Selectivity

Admission to Venango County Area Vocational Technical School is not automatic; not everyone who applies gets in. Hats off to the 36% of those who apply who get accepted.

Student Body

Students numbered 30 in 2007-2008 at Venango County Area Vocational Technical School. A large number of students at the school are 40 years old or older. A very high share of students at Venango County Area Vocational Technical School are female.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"The mission of the Venango Technology Center is to focus on the economic future of the region through quality career and technical education. We believe that- All people can learn. Everyone has the right to an education. Education should be accessible to all. Education is the shared responsibility of the student, the family, the school and the community. All students should be prepared to deal effectively with change. The School will provide a safe, orderly and caring environment conducive to learning. Dedicated advisory committees are essential to vocational-technical education. All students can benefit from vocational-technical education, as it is essential to our society. Student competencies should be based upon performance standards deemed critical to successful employment."

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Contacting Venango County Area Vocational Technical School

Venango County Area Vocational Technical School
1 Vo-Tech Dr
Oil City , PA 16301
http://vtc1.org

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Venango County Area Vocational Technical School Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Nursing and Emergency Medicine25licensed practical nurse

Number of programs and degrees for Venango County Area Vocational Technical School in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Awarded
Number of
Programs
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years251

Venango County Area Vocational Technical School Student Body

In 2007-2008, Venango County Area Vocational Technical School had a total enrollment of 30 students (45 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 8%
Women 92%
Full-Time 100%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 100%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 7%
20-21 7%
22-24 20%
25-29 23%
30-34 7%
35-39 13%
40-49 17%
50-64 7%

Venango County Area Vocational Technical School Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 86 %

Graduation and Transfer Rates (2007):
(Graduation rate is percent of students graduating within 150% of the normal time.)

Item Percent
Graduating 64%

Venango County Area Vocational Technical School Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Venango County Area Vocational Technical School Admissions and Selectivity

Acceptances:

GroupApplicantsAcceptedPercent
Accepted
EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled
Total361336%13100%
Men11100%1100%
Women351234%12100%

Application Requirements:

ItemRequirement
GPAnot required
Class Ranknot required
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programnot required
Recommendationsrequired
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)not required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)not required
Other Standardized Testsrequired

Venango County Area Vocational Technical School Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Venango County Area Vocational Technical School participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2306200)

Venango County Area Vocational Technical School Degree Programs (2007)

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training

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Venango County Area Vocational Technical School Highlights

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What Sets Venango County Area Vocational Technical School Apart:

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% of accepted students who choose to enroll
(vs. all colleges)
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% of degrees in nursing and emergency medicine
(vs. all colleges)
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Female % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 7%Venango County Area Vocational Technical School Female % of student body
% students 40 years or older
(vs. all colleges)
Top 11%Venango County Area Vocational Technical School % students 40 years or older
Selectivity (based on % of applicants accepted)
(vs. all colleges)
Top 13%Venango County Area Vocational Technical School Selectivity (based on % of applicants accepted)

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