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.
|Aug. 9||Open House, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.|
|Aug. 19||Classes begin|
|Sept. 2||Labor Day (no classes)|
|Sept. 23||Five-weeks progress reports|
|Sept. 24||Advisory dinner, 6 p.m.|
|Oct. 17||End of first quarter (42 days)|
|Oct. 28||Parent-teacher conferences, 3-7 p.m.|
|Oct. 28||No cosmetology classes|
|Oc.t 29||SkillsUSA Fall Leadership in Fort Smith|
|Oct. 31||No classes (professional development)|
|Nov. 1||No classes (Flex professional development/AEA)|
|Nov. 19||Five-weeks progress reports|
|Nov. 27-29||Thanksgiving (no classes)|
|Dec. 20||End of semester (42 days)|
|Dec. 21-Jan. 5||Christmas break (no classes)|
Arkansas Tech University Career Center
2201 S. Knoxville Ave.
Russellville, AR 72802