Welcome to the Arkansas Tech University Career Center. Located in Russellville, the Career Center offers programs in 10 career and technical areas. 

Built in 1972 with five programs, the Career Center has undergone extensive remodeling and additions to become one of the largest secondary career and technical centers in Arkansas. The Career Center draws its 600-plus student enrollment from 11 area high schools in Pope, Yell and Johnson counties, including Russellville, Dover, Pottsville, Hector, Atkins, Dardanelle, Danville, Two Rivers, Western Yell County, Lamar and Clarksville high schools.

Wondering what you're going to do after high school?

Wondering what you can do during high school to help?

Take a look through our website! Ten industry-driven, job-specific programs that prepare you for immediate employment or further education await your enrollment.

(ATCC was honored by the Southern Regional Education Board, which named the technical center for high school students one of its “most improved sites.” Click here to read about the prestigious award!)

Arkansas Tech Career Center Academic Calendar: Fall 2015

Aug. 7 Open House, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Aug. 17 Classes begin 
Sept. 7 No school (Labor Day Holiday) 
Sept. 23 5-weeks progress reports
Sept. 29 Advisory Dinner, 6 p.m.
Oct. 14 End of first quarter
Oct. 15 SkillsUSA Fall Leadership, Fort Smith
Oct. 26 Parent/Teacher Conferences, 3-7 p.m.
Oct. 30 No classes - Flex/Professional Development
Nov. 6 No classes - Professional Development
Nov. 23 5-weeks progress reports
Nov. 25-27 No school - Thanksgiving Holiday
Dec. 18 End of semester
Dec. 21-Jan. 1 No school - Holiday Break


Arkansas Tech University Career Center
2201 S. Knoxville Ave.
Russellville, AR  72802
(479) 968-5422