Carver Career and Technical Education Center is a large, modern, well-equipped facility accessible to the handicapped. Carver is a career school designed to provide technical training and placement for high school students and adults in a variety of occupational areas. The mission of Carver Career Center is to provide associate degree, certificate and short term education programs designed to prepare secondary students from Kanawha County and adult students from Kanawha County and surrounding counties for employment, career advancement, and/or continued education and to assist employers in meeting their employment and training needs. Every full time program has seven components: basic academic skills, computer literacy, occupational knowledge, occupational performance skills, safety, work place skills and leadership skills. Whether you are a high school student preparing for post-secondary education or work; an unemployed or underemployed adult looking for a career or advancement in a career; or a business looking for upgrade training for your current employees or to hire new employees; we want to help.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 65% over five years.
|College||Carver Career Center||Community College Avg.|
|Institution Level||At least 2 but less than 4 years||At least 2 but less than 4 years|
|Institution Control||Public institution||Public|
|Total Faculty||23 staff||61 staff|
|Number of Programs Offered||21||7|
|Total Enrollment||236 students||1,296 students|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||10:1||21:1|
|# Full-Time Students||224 students||814 students|
|# Part-Time Students||12 students||1,040 students|
|% American Indian/Alaskan||
|Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.||0.13||0.68|
|% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid||86%||89%|
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS
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