Great Plains Technology Center

  • Whether you're college bound or career bound Great Plains Tech can help you attain your goals through experience in our hands-on career programs. The best part is high school student get FREE tuition!

    Great Plains Tech accepts high school juniors and seniors to most of our 20 full-time career programs. High school students attend Great Plains one-half day (either morning or afternoon sessions) and attend their home high school or home school the remainder of the day. In addition to our Lawton and Frederick campuses, Great Plains also offers Pre-Engineering classes to freshmen and sophomores on the campuses of all three Lawton high schools.

    Here’s how you apply for admission to Great Plains. Complete an application form and give it to your high school counselor. Your counselor will provide us your enrollment form along with relevant transcript, attendance and assessment results. We will arrange an in-person interview with each student at their high school. Great Plains also welcomes Home School Students to apply for admission. Please visit with our Student Services Office for enrollment procedures for Home School students.

    For more information contact your high school counselor or give us a call at 580-250-5535. More information may be obtained at www.greatplainstech.edu 

    After high school completion, student can attend GPTC; however, tuition and book fees will be required to attend classes.  The following are scholarships which students may apply for at GPTC Main Building, Room 111:

    • Dr. George Bridges Next Step Scholarship for High School Students

    If you graduated from a high school in the Great Plains Technology Center district within the past two years, you may qualify for a Next Step Scholarship. The $2100 scholarships are available to encourage students to continue or begin their career training after high school graduation. Apply here!

    Other scholarships may be available. Please go to this website to inquire: https://www.greatplains.edu/student-resources/financial-aid.