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Events
2020
Here is a current list of Events and Activities in and around the WTC College, please check back to see updates.
May
4

WTC Massage Therapy Info Session
Information Session from 6:30 to 8:00 pm in Room 301 at WTC

4

WTC Practical Nursing Info Session
Information session for Practical Nursing starting at 9:00 am in Room 713/714 at WTC.

4

WTC Practical Nursing Info Session
Information session for Practical Nursing starting at 5:00 pm in Room 713/714 at WTC.

4

WTC Medical Assisting Info Session
Information Session from 5:30 to 7:00 pm in Room 117 at WTC

21

WTC Spring Graduation
Curtis Peterson Auditorium, Lecanto, FL. Time TBA

25

Memorial Day Holiday
WTC is closed in observance of Memorial Day

29

Early Dismissal / Last Day for Most Programs
Last day for most programs

June
1

WTC Massage Therapy Info Session
Information Session from 6:30 to 8:00 pm in Room 301 at WTC

July
6

WTC Massage Therapy Info Session
Information Session from 6:30 to 8:00 pm in Room 301 at WTC

August
3

WTC Massage Therapy Info Session
Information Session from 6:30 to 8:00 pm in Room 301 at WTC

Success Stories
What's Your Story?

Kari Burton had already lived an interesting life by the time she enrolled in the Electrical program at WTC.  After serving 4 years in the Navy and working for a time as a server in the commercial food industry, she was seeking training for a career that would lead to good pay, benefits, and the potential for a comfortable retirement vs. a here-and-now type of “job”.  Although she enjoyed waitressing and earned good money, it was not fulfilling her needs.  To Kari, a job sitting at a desk all day in a cubicle would be akin to torture.  She is a doer, and enjoys working with her hands, as well as being able to move.  As she says, “I always knew I was not meant to sit behind a desk.  Doing 9 to 5 in a cubicle is not for me.”

Kari gauges her interest in anything by how she feels when she wakes up in the morning.  Almost immediately upon enrolling in the program in August 2017, she was eagerly waking up in the morning.  For once, in regard to school, she was looking forward to arriving at class and learning something new. 

Her experience with career and technical education was unlike her time in high school.  Learning to do something specific was far more interesting learning about things she felt she would never use.  While enrolled in the program, Kari participated in SkillsUSA and competed in the electrical category at the state level.   Kari excelled in the Electrical program to the extent that she was inducted into the National Technical Honor Society in recognition of her grades, attendance, and work ethic. 

Taking the Electrical program also opened Kari’s eyes to opportunities beyond residential and commercial electricity. Now working in a career as a maintenance mechanic at FedEx, Kari found time to give back to WTC by acting as a volunteer in the class where she learned so much.  Congratulations to Kari on her accomplishments.  You make WTC proud! 

 
 

 

Mission Statement

To provide the highest quality academic and technical education for current and emerging careers in a competitive workforce.

Vision Statement

To be a nationally recognized technical college of choice providing innovative high tech education to advance the future of our community.

WTC Accessibility Policy

The faculty and staff of Withlacoochee Technical College are committed to ensuring ongoing equal accessibility of information to all students via its website. We follow the guidance of Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973.  Our goal is to make improvements to your user experience.  If you encounter an accessibility issue while using our website, please note the web page where you encounter the accessibility issue and contact the web administrator at (352) 726-2430.  We will make all reasonable efforts to make the information accessible. 

 

UPDATED MARCH 31, 2020:

Classes have resumed for students via distance education as of Tues, March 31st.

Clock hours resumed on Tues., March 31st.

All school, VA, and Pell policies resumed on Tues., March 31st.

It is critical that you attend all online sessions and complete all assignments.

 Please follow the College on Facebook (Withlacoochee Technical College @WTC4me) for additional information.

 

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