J F Drake State Technical College


Highest Degree Offered: Associates

College Type: Public

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Academic Calendar: Semester

State: Alabama


J. F. Drake State Technical College is a two-year- public institution of higher education that provides the citizens of North Alabama with flexible- innovative vocational and technical training at a reasonable cost. The College is student-centered and offers career-oriented diploma- certificate- and associate degree programs and courses- as well as comprehensive- specialized training for business and industry. J. F. Drake Technical College seeks to satisfy the needs and academic pursuits of the community by offering developmental studies- non-credit short-term courses- and continuing education courses on scheduled days- evenings- and weekends. Showing a major concern for a diverse population- the College aims to provide educational opportunities that will enrich the lives of its student intellectually- culturally- and economically.The administration- faculty- and staff support the mission of J. F. Drake State Technical College because they believe vocational/technical education contributes directly to the economic welfare- social advancement- and civic awareness of the individual and for the good of the community.Vocational/technical education contributes to the community by providing a pool of entry-level applicants- well trained and ready to satisfy the occupational needs of business and industry. It also provides the type of dedicated industry-based training demands that can be met through a committed interaction between an educational institution and industry- especially through cooperative education.

Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 756

Undergraduate Students: 756
Faculty: 29

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 26:1
Undergraduate Student/Faculty Ratio: 26:1

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3421 Meridian St N
Huntsville Alabama 35811


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