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Get Hands-On Training at DTC
A job is just a place you go to work—a career is a path that moves you forward. It’s time to TRADE UP! Trade your job for a career with hands-on training at Delta Technical College.
At DTC, you don’t just get an education—you learn a valuable set of skills you can build on for a lifetime. DTC’s mission is to provide you with the skills necessary to gain entry-level employment in your chosen career field.
*DTC cannot and does not guarantee a student will obtain employment.
What Makes DTC Different?
Get hands-on training in labs that simulate real working environments
Most programs & courses can be completed in less than a year
All DTC instructors have real-world experience in the field
Flexible Class Schedules
Choose class times that work for your busy schedule
Earn the qualifications & certifications you need
Career Placement Services
All qualified graduates receive lifetime career placement assistance
How can DTC Change Your Life?
“Delta Tech helped me to be able to pursue photography more. It’s let me be my own person, it’s let me be creative…Delta Tech definitely provided me everything I need to be successful.”
Medical Assisting Graduate
“Delta Tech does help prepare students for their career, especially in the heating and air field. Hands-on, a lot of hands-on training. In this field that’s how you have to learn is hands-on”
Resources to Help You Grow & Succeed
Financial Aid & Scholarships*
FREE Tutoring & Employment Prep
Lifetime Career Placement Services*
Community Events To Help Give Back
Childcare & Housing Location Assistance
Campus Events To Make New Connections
*Financial aid, scholarships, and lifetime career placement services available to those who qualify.
Are You Ready to Change Your Life?
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Meet the Financial Aid Team
DTC's Programs & Courses
DTC offers a variety of programs in the skilled trades, including allied health, mechanical trades, truck driving, and cosmetology. We’ll help you find the right program for your career goals.
DTC’s allied health training programs and courses provide the skills you need to start a career in the healthcare field in a wide range of positions, including dental assistant, medical assistant, and medical coder.
Get the hands-on training you need to start a career in the mechanical trades as a welder, pipefitter, electrician, or HVAC/R technician in less than a year. DTC’s hands-on skilled trades training is geared to meet the demands of today’s employers.
Prepare for a career as a truck driver with behind-the-wheel training at DTC! The CDL Training Course prepares you to obtain a CDL in less than 30 days. DTC also provides over-the-road experience through the Professional Truck Driving Program.
The School of Cosmetology at DTC provides hands-on training in hair, nails, and skin. Get the cosmetology training you need to start your career as a hairstylist, manicurist, makeup artist, or related profession in the beauty industry!
Find a Campus Near You
DTC has two trade school campus locations in Mississippi. Visit the DTC campus near you!
Meet the 2023 DTC High School Scholarship Winners!
Delta Technical College (DTC) is pleased to announce the winners of the 2023 High School Scholarship Program for graduating high school seniors!
This year, the program awarded 138 scholarships totaling more than $400,000 across Delta Technical College (DTC)’s two campus locations in Missippi.Meet the Winners
News & Events
More than $400,000 in trade school scholarship funds were awarded to 138 Memphis & Jackson area high school seniors. JUNE 1, 2023: Delta Technical College (DTC) is pleased to announce the…
The Live, Breathe, and Smile Competition is for high school seniors interested in pursuing a career in the allied health industry, for example becoming a medical assistant, dental assistant, or…
Competition Highlights 62 total participants 23 high schools represented $38,000 total awarded in DTC scholarships Ridgeland, MS Campus Competition $16,500 total awarded in DTC scholarships Top 3 First Place: Parker Manning…