Financial Aid Office will be closed Friday, June 16th- Tuesday, July 11th
June 1st- Financial Aid Specialist available 1:30-3:30
June 8th- Financial Aid Specialist available 1:30-3:30
June 16th- Last Day for Adult students
June 16th- July 6th- Ben Franklin & Financial Aid Office closed
July 7th- Ben Franklin & Financial Aid Office reopen for 2017-18
July 11th- First Day adult classes
August 14th- 1st day High school and Blended Adult classes
Continuing to accept Applications for Adult & Blended Technical Programs that begin July 11th & August 14th 2017-18.
Financial Aid/Adult Education Office Hours:
Hours subject to change due to director's schedule
Wednesday: 8AM- 12 PM & 1-3
Thursday: 9AM-12 PM
Friday: Out of Office
Lunch hour: 12-1PM daily
See Monthly Calendar below for specific days/time periods when the office will be closed
Schedule Office Appt: click here.
Financial Aid Application (FAFSA) changes for 2017-18
TABE testing now offered every 2nd and 4th Thursday from 12-3:00 Click here to register
The TABE test is a requriement for enrollment in Adult Technical Education at Ben Franklin.
If Requesting TABE TEST indicate which date you prefer: ALLOW 3 HOURS FOR TABE TESTING
**Any student who has not taken the TABE test by May 25th will be placed on the wait list and will be notified in July if they will be eligible to start classes for the July session.
***Dates and times are subject to cancellation
Walk-ins are accepted on Weds. and Thursdays if taken before May 25th , but sessions cannot be guaranteed without a scheduling request.
The FAFSA application process has changed for 2017-18.
The most significant change is the application's availability beginning October 1, 2016.
Click here for more information on the changes.
-Classes that begin in July include: (click classes for more information)
Electrical Technology -
Welding Technology -
Medical Scribe -
Medical Assisting -
Blended Classes beginning in August include:
Don’t miss out on these opportunities to train for a new career!
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500 28th St
Dunbar, WV 25064
Ben Franklin Career and Technical Center is located in the heart of the Kanawha Valley, seat of the capitol of the State of West Virginia. Conveniently accessible off interstate 64, our center is the place to receive quality technical education.
Message to parents/guardians
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