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The mission of the Pike County Joint Vocational School District is to dedicate itself to instill in everyone of its students the importance of the work ethic regardless of the diversity of the population - allowing the resulting graduates to become contributing members of society and to be ethical, honest, and complete individuals.
A new generation - committed to lifelong learning.
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Pike County Career Technology Center
175 Beaver Creek Rd.
Piketon OH 45661
Phone Number: 740-289-5862
Financial Aid Information
Financial Aid Office: 740-289-5862
The Pike County CTC accepts the following types of financial aid:
Federal Pell Grant
Federal Student Loans (subsidized and unsubsidized)
Community Agency Grants: WIA, TAA, BVR, and JFS
Veterans may be eligible for approved programs.
Certain scholarships may be used.
Tuition Payment Plans are available for some programs.
Filing Procedures for Financial Aid
Students registered to attend the Pike County Career Technology Center
who are interested in applying for financial aid, to assist them with tuition and school related expenses, need to contact the Financial Aid Office at
(740)289-5869 for filing procedures. Note: Financial Aid is not automatic. Students must file a FAFSA to receive federal financial aid (Pell grants and federal student loans). NOTE: THIS APPLIES TO THE PRACTICAL NURSING PROGRAM ONLY.
WIA Contact Information
Students may seek a Workforce Investment Act (WIA) grant to assist in the payment of tuition and costs. Contact your local WIA agency to obtain more information concerning the WIA application process.
Local WIA Offices:
Pike County: (740) 289-2371
Jackson County: (740) 286-4181
Ross County: (866) 779-2946 Toll Free
Scioto County: (740) 354-4531
Adams/Brown: (800) 233-7891 Toll Free
Student Loan Availability
Federal student loans (subsidized and unsubsidized) are made available for full-time programs only (Practical Nursing). Students must complete a FAFSA to receive a federal student loan.
Required Notice: The median loan debt for 2009-2010 was $4467.
A 100% refund will be administered if a student withdraws within the first week of the class or quarter start date. Once a student has attended one week of class, no refunds will be administered.
Adult Education Office Hours
Monday – Thursday 8:00am – 3:30pm and Friday 8:00am-3:00pm.
Adult Education Office: (740) 289-2282 or 289-4172
Office Fax: 289-4932
Adult Education Director: 289-5862
Financial Aid Office: 289-5869
The school is closed during the following holidays:
Independence Day, Labor Day, Columbus Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years Day, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, and Memorial Day.
The Pike County Career Technology Center is a Candidate for Accreditation by the Commission of the Council on Occupational Education. The Pike CTC is an Ohio Technical Center approved by the Ohio Board of Regents.
Practical Nursing: Ohio Board of Nursing
EMT: Ohio Division of EMS, #215
Firefighter: Ohio Division of EMS, # 215
Nursing Assistant: Ohio Department of Health, #3651849
To request copies for review of accreditation documents contact the adult education office.