Arkansas Tech University Career Center

Located in Russellville, the Career Center offers programs in 10 career and technical areas.

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

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 washonored 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 Calendar

Second Semester 2014-15

Jan. 5 No classes - Professional Development
Jan. 6 Classes begin
Jan. 19 No classes (Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday)
Feb. 5 Local Skills Contest and Spring Advisory, 6 p.m.
Feb. 9 5-week progress reports; Parent-Teacher Conferences, 3-7 p.m.
Feb. 13 No classes - Professional Development/Flex Day
Feb. 16 No classes - Professional Development
Feb. 19 Local Leadership Contest
March Grade 11 Literacy Exams
March 13 End of 3rd quarter (46 days)
March 19 FFA Competition - No Students
March 23-27 No school - Spring Break
April 3 No school - Good Friday
April 13-15 SkillsUSA State Competition (Hot Springs)
April 17 No afternoon classes (Inauguration of Dr. Robin E. Bowen)
April 28 Student Recognition Night, Witherspoon Hall (Arkansas Tech University, Russellville), 6 p.m.
April 29 5-week progress reports
May 25 No classes - Memorial Day Holiday
May 29 Last day of school (48 days)
June 2 "Techno Camp" (TENTATIVE)