COMING JULY 2018!
Certified Surgical Technology Program
Call NOW for more information! 304-766-0372
Heavy Equipment Operations Class Begins Jan 2nd
Nov 17- Early Out
Nov 20-24- Thanksgiving Break
Dec 22- Early Out
Dec 26-Jan 1- Christmas Break
Jan 2- Adult and High School Classes Resume
Jan 2- 2018 Heavy Equipment Class begins
Fall Newsletter is here!
Enrollment Fair for Heavy Equipment will take place November 9th at 10 AM at Ben Franklin Career Center. Interested students can turn in applications, take the TABE test and find out how to complete the FAFSA.
Jan. 2018 HE students should fill out both the 2017-18 FAFSA (using 2015 taxes) AND the 2018-19 FAFSa (using 2016 taxes). The program straddles two school years, so both applications are needed.
Now Enrolling for Adult Technical Programs that begin Jan 2018 and Accepting Applications for Classes Beginning July & Aug 2018.
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 requirement for enrollment in Adult Technical Education at Ben Franklin.
If Requesting TABE TEST indicate which date you prefer: ALLOW 3 HOURS FOR TABE TESTING
TABE testing will resume in September for student enrolling in 2018.
**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 , but sessions cannot be guaranteed without a scheduling request.
The FAFSA application process has changed.
The most significant change is the application's availability beginningin October as of October 1, 2016.
Click here for more information on the changes.
-Classes that begin in July include: (click classes for more information)
Electrical Technician -
Welding Technology -
Coming July 2018:
Blended Classes beginning in August include:
-Classes that begin in Jan. include: (click classes for more information)
Don’t miss out on these opportunities to train for a new career!
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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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