Although the high school graduation rate in Florida has increased from 59.2% to 90.0% between 2003-2004 and 2019-2020, some students still need to leave school before earning their diplomas. If that was the case for you, you might be wondering if it’s worthwhile to earn an adult high … Read More
Story submitted by Teriann Wright
Orange Technical College Campuses welcomed the Retired Educators Foundation of Orange County, Florida, to present student scholarship awards virtually on 8/24/2021 and 8/25/2021 for the 2021-2022 school year. Janice Quint, Scholarship Chairman, and the other scholarship committee members Christie Woods, Fran Burns, Richard Gomer, Jane … Read More
Over the past few decades, animation technology has come a long way. The computer-generated and 3-D animations produced today look nothing like the 2D animations produced at the beginning of the 20th century. As technology continues to evolve and develop, so will the opportunities and options for animation.
If you’re … Read More
There is more than one way to gain knowledge and develop the skills you’ll need to succeed in a career. While some people decide to enroll in a career certificate program or degree program, many others get started on their career path by becoming apprentices.
Although traditionally, apprenticeships were associated … Read More
In a warm and humid state such as Florida, HVAC technicians play a critical role. They work on the air conditioning systems that keep homes and buildings comfortable throughout the year. An HVAC technician might install new equipment in a building, repair older systems or recommend improvements and upgrades to … Read More
Congratulations to all the winners!
Residential & Commercial Appliance Technology (College)
- Gold – Andrew Morell, Robert Morgan Educational Ctr & Technical College
- Silver – Mirleur Polynice, Orange Technical College – Mid Florida Campus
- Bronze – Matthew Thevenot, Orange Technical College – Mid Florida Campus
Esthetics – High School
- Gold –
In high school, my twin brother and I were faced with the decision on our class options and thought about what we wanted to do for our careers. We were both talented football players and had a possible future of using that as a path to go to a university/college. … Read More
How a Pell Grant Can Help You Pay for School
Post-secondary education can help you get a leg up in the job market, training and preparing you for a rewarding career. There’s just one barrier that stands between many students and the education they want or need: the cost.
The … Read More
Careers in Digital Media Production
What do you want from your career? Most likely, you’re hoping to find a path that leads to steady employment and the opportunity for advancement. You might also want to find work that challenges you and that engages your creative side. A career in digital … Read More