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The Greater Altoona Career & Technology Center offers hands-on training and valuable industry certifications in more than 27 in-demand career paths, including…

I use tools to build structures, work with my hands and can be outside.

CONSTRUCTION PROGRAMS

Carpentry/Construction
Electrical Trades
HVAC/Plumbing
Interior Decorating & Finishing
Masonry

I am creative, use computers to draw and design, and work on print, web and video projects.

COMMUNICATION PROGRAMS

Digital Communications (Formerly Multimedia & Web Design)
Digital Printing Technologies
Visual Arts Technologies

I help people, work to solve their problems, and help to heal the sick and injured.

HEALTH PROGRAMS

Dental Assistant
Emergency Services
Health Occupations

I market ideas, keep things organized and coordinate and manage the movement of products while meeting deadlines.

BUSINESS PROGRAMS

Administrative Office Specialist
Logistics & Materials Management
Retail Marketing/Entrepreneurship

I work with people in a fast-paced environment, cook or bake food, and/or work with people so they can look and feel their best.

HOSPITALITY PROGRAMS

Bakery and Pastry Arts
Cosmetology
Culinary Arts

I fix and repair equipment, work on cars, trucks and motorcycles, and pay attention to details.

TRANSPORTATION PROGRAMS

Automotive Technology
Automotive/Diesel Technology
Collision Repair & Refinishing Technology
Outdoor Power Equipment Technology

I use technology to solve problems, program robots and machines, and take things apart and put them back together again.

ENGINEERING PROGRAMS

Computer & Networking Technology
Computer Programming/Oracle Academy
Drafting/Design Technology
Electro Mechanical Engineering Technology

I use special machines to create, fix and build things. I pay close attention to details and work toward exact specifications.

MANUFACTURING PROGRAMS

Cabinetmaking/Finished Carpentry
Precision Machining
Welding Technology

WE’RE HERE FOR YOU

The GACTC’s caring professionals will help you find the right path for you, and guide you every step of the way.