Posted Date: 02/18/2022
Welcome to Wes Watkins Technology Center!
Welcome to Wes Watkins Technology Center. We are a proud member of Oklahoma's distinguished CareerTech system and recognized by the Oklahoma Association of Technology Centers as a 28-time winner of the prestigious Gold Star School Designation.
WWTC has been providing career-related programs and services to district residents and businesses since 1987. The district covers 1,048 square miles and serves portions of 4 counties: Hughes, McIntosh, Okmulgee, and Okfuskee. The district serves 9 partner schools within those counties: Bearden (k-8), Graham-Dustin, Hanna, Holdenville, Mason, Moss, Okemah, Weleetka and Wetumka.
WWTC strives to be a school of first choice by preparing students for careers and giving them a competitive advantage to compete for the best jobs. Short-term and Full-time programs are designed, updated and well equipped to prepare students and clients for the world of work by providing rigorous and challenging technical knowledge and skills. Students and clients earn industry certifications and/or licensures that lead to employment and/or additional education for high-demand, high-skilled, high-wage occupations.
WWTC offers 9 full-time programs and 23 career options within those programs. Programs include: Construction Technology, Electrical Technology, Information, and Communications Technology, Welding and Metal Fabrication Technology, Biomedical Science, Health Careers, Multi-Skilled Healthcare Provider, Practical Nursing and Surgical Technology. WWTC is in the planning stage to add another full-time program.
WWTC provides Business and Industry Services that includes offering a broad range of short-term training from the basics to skill enhancement to industry-specific training. To meet the demand of business and industry we continue to increase our face-to-face, blended and online offerings. The most recent additions to training include Truck Driver Training and online Early Care continuing education.
Wes Watkins Technology Center is easily accessed from Interstate 40 and State Highways 75 and 9.
WWTC Mission Statement
A JOB for every student and WORKFORCE for every company.
WWTC Vision Statement
Elevating the local economy.