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"Specializing in Career Education"

Mission Statement

The mission of The Vocational College is to work collaboratively with the community and educational facilities in improving literacy and in developing professionals with the knowledge, skill, and mastery to excel in lucrative careers and to exercise philanthropy within undeserved populations.

Available Online Programs

To enroll in online classes, please make sure to submit your contact information located at the bottom of our webpage, Thank You!


Arts & Design

11 Programs Available 



119 Programs Available 


Computer Application 

62 Programs Available 


Computer Science 

15 Programs Available 


Construction and Trades

33 Programs Available 


Health and Fitness

64 Programs Available 



22 Programs Available 


Information Technology 

49 Programs Available 



2 Programs Available 



14 Programs Available 


Teacher Professional Development 

5 Programs Available 

Online Learning


2 Programs Available

Available In-Person Programs

Empower Your Career

Barber Styling Program - 1500 Hours/ 18 Months
Shaving Hair

Course Summary:
The Vocational College offers training for licensure in Barber-styling according to the Indiana Professional Licensing Agency (IPLA). TVC is licensed to provide theoretical (textbook) and practical (hands-on) training as required by the Barbering and Cosmetology State Board in the following areas:

· Men/Women’s Haircutting
· Hairstyling
· Chemical Texture Services
· Shaving (Straight Razor)
· Scalp Treatments
· Salesmanship
· Hair coloring
· And more...

Upon successfully completing the program and passing the state board exam, students will receive their license and will be eligible to practice as a professional barber.
Curriculum: (The number next to each requirement denotes the number of performances required by the state board)
Total training time-1500 hours.
Practical training-haircutting 267, hairstyles 300, chemical texture services 105, hair coloring 50, facials 50, shaving 50, salesmanship 50, scalp treatments 35.

Schedule: M, T, Th, Fr, 9:00am -12:00pm; Wed 9am-5pm.

Registration: $50.00

Books: $375.00
Tool Kit: $375.00
Down Payment: $1,000
Weekly Payment: $83.22     

Total: $4995.00

Beauty Culture Educator - 1000 Hours /12 Months
Crossover Instructor's Program - Asynchronous Learning

Course Summary:
The Vocational College offers the Instructors Program for the beauty culture educator program for practitioners that already have a barber, cosmetology, manicurist, or esthetician license. The curriculum is aligned to the Indiana Professional Licensing Agency (IPLA) standards and requires 1,000 clock hours of training. The Crossover Program is already for practitioners that are already licensed in one area and wish to add an additional licensure from the beauty culture industry. The administrative responsibilities of an instructor will be covered. Hands on training will include the following areas:

· Hairstyling
· Haircutting
· Chemical Texture Services
· Haircoloring
· Makeup
· Manicuring
· Pedicuring
· Skin Care
· Mani/Pedi 

Upon successfully completing the program with 1,000 clock hours and passing the state board exam, students will receive their license and will be eligible to practice as a professional beauty culture educator. 

Registration: $50.00
Books: $375.00
Down Payment: $1,000
Weekly Payment: $62.39

Schedule: M, T, Th, Fr, 9:00am -12:00pm; Wed 9am-5pm.

Total: $3995.00


Pharmacy Technician Program
Buying Medication

Course Summary:
Students will gain knowledge of various types of prescriptions and learn the difference in retail or hospital pharmacy settings. Successful completion of the program will result in state licensure. NO ADDITIONAL TESTING AFTER COMPLETION OF PROGRAM REQUIRED.

HS Diploma, GED or HSE and State ID

Registration: $50.00
Downpayment: $3
Weekly: $83.33 (3 Months) 

Schedule: T, Th, Fr, 9:00am -12:00pm

Total: $1,350.00

High School Equivalency (HSE) Program 
Female Teacher during a Math Class

Course Summary:
FAST TRACK program covering the 5 sections offered on the HSE exam: Reading, Writing, Math, Social Studies, and Science. A Pre & Post Test will be given to access student preparedness for fast track programming.  All sections are covered in approximately 16 weeks. Standard pacing beyond fast track schedule is available upon request.

Registration: $50.00
Downpayment: $200.00  
Monthly: $100.00/4 Months  

Schedule: T, Th, Fr, 9:00am -12:00pm; Wed 9am-5pm.

Total: $650.00




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