Spotlight

Tulsa Tech Aviation Instructors Pursue Advanced Degrees

Tulsa Tech provides state-of-the-art Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) training in airframe and powerplant programs for systems operations, landing gear maintenance, electrical troubleshooting, and turbine engine operation. Students benefit not only …

September 28, 2017

    Former Student Travels Full Circle to Success

    For over 50 years, the state’s oldest and largest CareerTech institution has provided quality technical education to thousands of high school and adult students. Each day, Tulsa Tech helps students make their own path, and begin their individual journey toward a successful career.

    One student, Kneisha Jones, began her journey back …

    September 19, 2016

    Tulsa Tech Students Win National Scholarships

    This summer, Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA), members from across the country gathered in San Diego to network with fellow students, attend program workshops, leadership sessions, and compete in events related to their careers.

    Tulsa Tech is proud to announce that three Interior Design students, Beth Penrice, David …

    September 13, 2016

    Tulsa Tech Inducts Three into Hall of Fame

    TULSA, OK – August 23, 2016 – Tulsa Tech’s Board of Education and Superintendent/CEO Dr. Steve Tiger announced earlier this month that Dr. Joe Lemley, Dr. Gene Callahan and Dr. James Patton were named as the 2016 inductees into the Tulsa Tech Hall of Fame. Each were recognized at an …

    August 23, 2016

    Tulsa Tech Instructor Named Oklahoma CareerTech Teacher of the Year

    Express gives $20,000 to outstanding teachers
    CareerTech educators presented cash awards for excellence by Express Employment Professionals

    OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. (August 1, 2016) – Outstanding Oklahoma CareerTech personnel from across the state today received cash awards totaling $20,000 from Express Employment Professionals.

    The top statewide recognition, a $10,000 award for Teacher of the …

    August 3, 2016

    Tulsa Tech Alum Steers Toward Successful Business

    Tulsa Tech’s Automotive Service program teaches students how to perform basic and advanced diagnostics in a modern facility, to troubleshoot and repair complex automotive systems. In this rapidly changing industry, students need to learn and have the opportunity to gain hands-on experience, as they work on a variety of vehicles. …

    July 27, 2016

    VYPE Athlete of the Month – June 2016

    Kaileeann Worthington

    Junior, Charles Page High School
    Sandites Track & Field
    200m / 400m / Relay / 3 mile

    Studying Health Science Technology

    June 27, 2016

    Tulsa Tech Awards Foundation of Excellence Scholarship

    TULSA TECH AWARDS FOUNDATION OF EXCELLENCE SCHOLARSHIP
    Three Tulsa Tech students awarded $1,000 each

    TULSA, OK – June 21, 2016 – The Tulsa Tech Education Foundation recently awarded three current and qualified adult students $1,000 each through the Foundation of Excellence Scholarship. Justin Robinson, Lisa Estes and Cesar Flores all were awarded …

    June 24, 2016

    Designing a Successful Career

    Tulsa Tech’s Interior Design program teaches students how to use design and drafting skills to create unique residential and commercial spaces. Students integrate various design elements, furnishings, and building materials to complete custom projects, as they build their individual portfolios and prepare to continue their education.

    Vanessa Mattingly, a former Tulsa …

    May 31, 2016

    Forward 50 Industry Exchange Conference

    Tulsa Tech engages industry leaders to plan for future education programming
    “Forward 50” marks end of Tulsa Tech’s first 50 years and launches next 50 years

    TULSA, Okla. – Tulsa Tech honors its first 50 years since its inception as it launches its next 50 years of strategic workforce education with the Forward …

    May 6, 2016

    VYPE Athlete of the Month – May 2016

    Neazha Brown

    Senior, Bixby High School
    Spartans Track & Field, #15
    100m Hurdles / 300m Hurdles / 800m 4×4

    Studying Cosmetology

    May 2, 2016

    Sewing the Seeds of Success

    Tulsa Tech’s Business Management/Entrepreneurship program teaches students how to create powerful marketing and management plans. Students develop sales presentations and product demonstrations for a competitive marketplace, and also have an opportunity to network with many of our community’s local business innovators at facilities such as 36 Degrees North, Tulsa’s newest …

    April 4, 2016

    Students With Style

    Tulsa Tech’s Apparel Design students develop professional sewing skills, and learn artistic design techniques required to produce unique clothing and accessories. Students are given opportunities to apply their skills in color theory, sketching, and fashion design, as they build a portfolio showcasing their individual style. One lesson included in this …

    February 25, 2016

    Beauty and the Bricks

    Olivia Autrey has been a member of the Union Highsteppers Dance Team since 6th grade, performing choreographed dance and precision drill routines, on the sidelines of sporting events, competitions, and various community activities. Next year, she will gain the title of “Lifer” within the organization, an accomplishment that makes her …

    January 28, 2016

    Student Prepares for the Big Bang

    STEM is an acronym for Science, Technology, Engineering and Math education. Tulsa Tech’s STEM Academy focuses on these areas together, not only because the skills and knowledge in each discipline are essential for student success, but also because these fields are deeply intertwined in the real world.

    Students in Tulsa Tech’s …

    December 1, 2015

    Career Training Prepares Students for College

    Each day Tulsa Tech helps students make their own path, to discover a new career, and prepare for a successful future with career training. Students are provided with quality training with work-based experience and placement, and resources that are critical for making the transition from the classroom to the workplace.

    Many …

    November 11, 2015

    VYPE Student-Athlete of the Month

    Morgan Thomas
    Senior, Jenks High School
    Trojans Football Team
    Defensive Back / Wide Receiver
    Studying Automotive Maintenance Light Repair

    November 11, 2015

    Tulsa Tech voted “Best in the World”

    Tulsa Tech was recently voted “Best in the World” for 2015 in two categories: Adult Education and Trade School. The online polling was conducted by the Tulsa World and promoted to its readers, as well as the general population of the Tulsa region. The contest topped well over 100,000 votes.

    We …

    November 4, 2015

    Tulsa Tech to Provide Free Services to Honor Veterans, Current Military and First Responders

    Tulsa Tech to Provide Free Services to Honor Veterans, Current Military and First Responders

    November 4, 2015

    VYPE Student-Athlete of the Month

    Jala Littles
    Junior, Memorial High School
    Chargers Varsity Pom Squad
    Studying Event Management

    October 19, 2015

    Tulsa Tech Student Elected as National SkillsUSA President

    The annual SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference is the largest and most diverse showcase of skill training in the nation. More than 6,000 students, including many Tulsa Tech students, competed in hands-on skills and leadership events during this year’s national conference, in Leesburg, Virginia. Dante Williams, a culinary student …

    September 30, 2015