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Alaska Vocational Technical Center: Accreditation, Admissions and Tuition Expenses

Tuition, Fees, and Estimated Student Expenses

Largest Program Program Length Average Completion
Nurse/Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant 230 contact hours 2 months
Detailed Expenses 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
Tuition and fees $1,200 $1,260 $1,260 $1,320 4.8%
Books and supplies $389 $406 $476 $580 21.8%
Living arrangement          
On Campus          
Room and board $2,680 $3,000 $3,000 $3,520 17.3%
Other $400 $400 $400 $400 0.0%
Off Campus          
Room and board $2,840 $3,000 $3,000 $3,520 17.3%
Other $400 $400 $400 $400 0.0%
Off Campus with Family          
Other $1,252 $1,252 $1,252 $1,252 0.0%
Total Expenses 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
On Campus $4,669 $5,066 $5,136 $5,820 13.3%
Off Campus $4,829 $5,066 $5,136 $5,820 13.3%
Off Campus with Family $2,841 $2,918 $2,988 $3,152 5.5%
Next largest programs 2009-2010
Program Program Length Average Completion Tuition and fees Books and supplies
Industrial Electronics Technology/Technician 1,379 contact hours 10 months $3,025 $3,100
Welding Technology/Welder 1,080 contact hours 9 months $3,025 $2,300
Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician 1,281 contact hours 10 months $3,025 $4,650
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General 1,281 contact hours 9 months $3,025 $1,500
Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management/Manager 1,490 contact hours 11 months $3,025 $1,500
 

Admissions

Undergraduate application fee (2009-2010): $25
Undergraduate Admissions Fall 2009
  Total Male Female
Number of applicants 1,183 797 386
Percent admitted 34% 42% 18%
Percent admitted who enrolled 100% 100% 100%
Admissions Considerations Required Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies X  
Other Test (Wonderlic,WISC-III,etc) X  
  • Students are required to meet minimum score requirements on the TABE (Test of Adult Basic Education).

 

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation
Agency Periods of Accreditation Status
Council on Occupational Education 10/10/1997 -   Accredited