Who are we?
Delta Technical College (Delta Tech) is a year round Technical / Vocational School.
Delta Tech strives to be a leader in promoting student learning and achievement in a variety of careers and trades. Our faculty is committed to academic excellence, motivating students to be life long learners.
Are we accredited?
Delta Tech is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC).
Delta Tech is also licensed through state and trade organizations.
Can you Transfer Credits?
Credits earned at Delta Tech are usually not transferable except in limited circumstances. If a student wishes to transfer a credit to other institutions, they should consult with the institution to which they may seek to transfer credits prior to enrollment.
Where are your Campuses / Schools Located?
We currently have 2 campuses in Mississippi.
How do I qualify for Job Placement Assistance?
Those graduates who have maintained a minimum grade point average of C or above, and 90% attendance, have demonstrated a good work ethic, and have the necessary skills required for the position may receive a recommendation from a school official to a prospective employer in an attempt to secure employment. This is not a guarantee of employment or starting wages, but we are here to help you get your foot in the door to prospective employers.
What programs do you offer?
We offer the Following Programs:
- Journeyman Welding I
- Journeyman Welding II
- HVAC/R – MAR Technician
- Industrial, Commercial, and Residential Electrician
- Commercial Truck Driving
- Professional Truck Driving
- Medical Assisting
- Dental Assisting
- Medical Coding Specialist
* Not all programs offered at all campuses
How long are your programs?
We offer the Following Programs:
- Journeyman Welding I – 7.5 months
- Journeyman Welding II – 10 months
- HVAC/R – MAR Technician – 9 months
- Industrial, Commercial, and Residential Electrician – 12 Months
- Commercial Truck Driving – 20 Days
- Professional Truck Driving – 20 Weeks
- Medical Assisting – 9 months
- Dental Assisting – 9 months
- Medical Coding Specialist – 9 months
- Cosmetology – 13-16 months
* Not all programs offered at all campuses
How do I get signed up?
The professional and friendly Delta Technical College Admissions Representatives will guide you through the quick and easy admissions process. To begin the admissions process, just follow the steps below.
Step #1: Call – Make an appointment or to speak with an admissions representative: (866) 733-6652
Step #2: Campus Tour – Visit DTC and meet one on one with our admissions staff to learn more about our programs. You will also have an opportunity to tour our workshops laboratories and classrooms and see where you will be learning the hands-on training.
Step #3: Save Your Seat! – Reserve your seat now for one of our upcoming hands-on training classes!
Step #4: Funding Your Education – A service we provide to our students is financial aid assistance. Our financial aid staff will assist you in completing an application for financial aid (FAFSA) and answer any other questions you may have. DTC is approved by the United States Department of Education to participate in the Federal Financial Aid Program. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.
Am I eligible for Financial Aid?
Financial Aid is available to those who qualify for every program but Pipefitting, and Commercial Truck Driving. (You should fill out a FAFSA to find out how much assistance you can get as a Pell Grant and/or a Student Loans.) Displaced workers might be able to obtain financial assistance through the unemployment office in their county, the Workforce Network or Career Link.
What if I don’t have my diploma/GED?
You can go to your high school or the Regional Board of Education and ask for an unofficial copy of your transcripts. If either one needs written documentation, we have a Request for Transcripts form to fill out and fax to them.
What if I didn’t file taxes last year?
You can still receive Financial Aid. Just bring your driver’s license / ID and diploma / GED in, and our Financial Aid Staff will help you fill out your FAFSA and fill in the necessary information.
What if I can’t find my taxes?
You can go to your local IRS Office and ask for a copy of your tax transcripts. You may also follow the link below to obtain a digital copy.
Is there a refund policy?
You can find the refund policy in our course catalog. You may access the course catalog in pdf format by clicking on the Student Services tab at the top of the page. You may then select your state’s catalog for view or download.
Title IV Code of Conduct Policy
Delta Technical College has adopted this policy in accordance with the HEOA, Section 493, which requires colleges participating in any of the Title IV loan programs to develop a Code of Conduct policy. This policy is supplemental to existing policies at Delta Tech.
Ban on Revenue Sharing Agreements
Delta Tech and its employees will not enter into any revenue-sharing arrangements with any lender. “Revenue Sharing Arrangements” are defined by the HEOA of 2008 as any arrangement between a college and a lender that results in the lender paying a fee or other benefits, including a share of its profits, to the college, or its officers, employees or agents, as a result of the college recommending the lender to its students or families of those students.
Ban on Gifts
Delta Technical College employees who work in the Financial Aid department, or who otherwise have responsibilities with respect to education loans or financial aid will not accept gifts from any lender, guaranty agency or loan servicer. A “gift” is defined as any gratuity, favor, discount, entertainment, hospitality, loan, or other item having monetary value of more than a de minimus amount. HEOA allows for some exceptions related to specific types of activities or literature, which include: brochures or other training material related to default aversion or financial literacy. Food, training, or information as part of training as long as that training contributes to the professional development of those individuals attending the training. Favorable terms and benefits to the student employed by the institution as long as those same terms are provided to all students at the institution. Entrance and exit counseling as long as the institution’s staff are in control and they do not promote the services of a specific lender. Philanthropic contributions from a lender, guaranty agency or loan servicer unrelated to education loans. State education, grants, scholarships, or financial aid funds administered by or on behalf of the State.
Gifts to family members of Delta Tech employees shall be considered gifts to the employee if the gift was given with the knowledge of the employee and the employee has reason to believe the gift was given because of the position of the employee.
Ban on Contracting Arrangements
Financial Aid Office employees of Delta Tech will not accept any fee, payment or financial benefit as compensation for any type of consulting arrangement or contract to provide services to or on behalf of a lender relating to education loans.
Prohibition on Offers of Funds for Private Loans
Delta Tech and its employees will not accept any offer of funds for private loans. This includes any offer of funds for loans to students at the institution, including funds for an opportunity pool loan, in exchange for providing concessions or promises to the lender for a specific number of loans, or inclusion on a preferred lender list.
Advisory Board Compensation
Employees of Delta Tech will not receive anything of value from a lender, guarantor, or group in exchange for serving on an advisory board. If any expenses are incurred while serving in this capacity, reasonable amounts may be reimbursed to the employee.