Area Career & Technical District #46
EVSC is designated by the State of Indiana as the principle provider of
career and technical education (CTE) to students from Area Career &
Technical Education District #46. In terms of enrollment, the EVSC has one of the largest CTE programs in the State of Indiana. Area
CTE District #46 encompasses the southern half of
Spencer County North and South Gibson, Posey, Vanderburgh, and Warrick
counties. Students from these counties are eligible to apply for admission to any of the Southern Indiana Career and Technical Center programs if a similar program is not available in their home
students can take advantage of competitive and leadership opportunities
through student organizations such as BPA, DECA, HOSA, Skills USA, and
programs have business advisory committees through which teachers and
business/industry representatives work together to develop curricula,
identify equipment needs, update instructors regarding workforce needs and career information. Programs/courses are added and/or modified on a regular basis as determined by labor market demand.
Southern Indiana Career and Technical Center (SICTC)
The SICTC serves approximately 800 students
from Vanderburgh, Warrick, Posey, North and South Gibson, and the
southern half of Spencer counties and offers 23 courses
of study in 10 different career clusters. All of the programs prepare
students for high skill, high wage, or high demand careers including 35
of the Hoosier Hot 50 jobs.
Career Center is identified by the National Research Center for Career
and Technical Education as one of the top five secondary career centers
in the United States.
The graduation rate for students who attend SICTC was over 95% for the 2015-2016 school year. Follow-up studies conducted fifteen months after CTE students graduate from high school indicate between 60 and 70% of the students continue their education and over 80%
of the students who are employed enter careers related to their CTE training.
students can earn college credit in over 65 different college courses
through dual credit agreements with Ivy Tech State College, University
of Southern Indiana, and Vincennes University as well as articulation
agreements with many of the nation's most prestigious technical
colleges. SICTC has awarded over 3,000 college credits every year for the past four years. Additionally, the Southern Indiana Career and Technical Center is one of the few schools in the State of Indiana to be STEM certified through the Indiana Department of Education.