January 28, 2014
York Tech Offers Students Opportunities to
Get a Jump Start on a Career
ROCK HILL, SC —
York Technical College is offering a one-time opportunity for students
to get a jump start on earning career-specific credentials in a
variety of fields for a limited time. New students interested in
careers in healthcare, criminal justice, carpentry and plumbing can
begin programs on February 10th although the traditional semester has
The College is offering classes packaged to
meet the needs of high school graduates, working professionals, or
those in career transition. While the healthcare and criminal justice
programs offer specific classes to serve as a jumpstart – the
carpentry and plumbing programs are cohort based, in which a group of
students stay together until the completion of the program. These
formats add a level of convenience as well as a comfortable learning
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics,
annual salaries in these fields range from $23,000 - $57,000 per year.
Employment in the plumbing, carpentry and healthcare industries are
projected to grow between 19-24 percent in the next decade, faster
than the average for all other occupations.
Classes are forming
now for early February. Limited slots remain and financial aid is
available. York Tech is also offering scholarships for these programs.
Students are encouraged to apply as soon as possible. Interested
students should contact Lydia Moore at 803.981.7724 or via email at
firstname.lastname@example.org to apply and register.
About York Technical College:
York Technical College, is a public, two-year institution of higher
education that offers a variety of associate degrees, diplomas, and
certificates. York Technical College’s mission is: Building Our
Community Through Maximizing Student Success.
York Technical College / 452 South Anderson Road / Rock Hill, SC