FVTC offers more than 200 associate degree, technical diploma and certificate programs, and instruction related to 18 apprenticeship trades, in addition to providing services to business and industry. The college serves about 50,000 people annually.
> Over 2,500 career program students graduate from FVTC each year
> Approximately 200 apprentices complete their training each year
> 95% of graduates in the labor market are employed six months after graduation (Class of 2017)
> 84% of employed graduates are in jobs related to their training
> About 58% of graduates remain employed in district, even after 5 years
> Six months after graduation, average hourly salary is $18.84 or $39,192 yearly (Class of 2017)
> Five years after graduation, average hourly salary is $25.05 or $52,095 yearly (Class of 2012)
> 98% of graduates are satisfied with their training
> Employers are quite satisfied with FVTC grads, 93% would hire a grad again
> Largest employers of new graduates are healthcare, transportation and business.
We have formed a committee with members from the FVTC community.
We are in the process of finding grants and funding for moving OER forward at FVTC.