Spring Open House
February 20th, 4:00pm – 7:00pm
Tomorrow’s Motorcycle Service Technician
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A Great Place to Start!
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Tomorrow’s Property Maintenance Technician
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Education that works!
Our goal is to provide students with the opportunity to acquire state-of-the-art skills, knowledge and work habits that will help them succeed in the workforce.
Welcome to Pickens Technical College
Visit Pickens Technical College Today
Whether you are a current high school student or an adult student who wishes to find their dream career, Pickens Technical College is the place for you.
The programs we offer are jointly approved by the Colorado Community College and Occupational Education System and by the Aurora Public Schools Board of Education. Pickens Technical College is accredited by the Commission of the Council on Occupational Education. Pickens operates under the governance of the Aurora Public Schools Board of Education. Pickens Technical College accepts transcripts from other Colorado community colleges, but a student must provide the appropriate transcripts and work with our trained advisors on the transfer process.
If you are interested in applying for Pickens Technical College, please visit our college at 500 Airport Blvd, Aurora, CO 80011 for a free tour! To learn more about campus tours and our certificate programs, please call us at 303-344-4910.
Why Choose Us
Pickens Technical College prepares all students for Post-Secondary and Workforce Readiness (PWR).
Pickens Technical College provides unsurpassed, equitable Career and Technical Education.
See a list of programs we have to offer. Learn more.
Get started on the path to your dream career.
Why Pickens Tech?
Take a look at our videos to find out. Watch now.
See Our Campus!
Schedule a tour to see our campus.
I love the teamwork and support I receive from other students and instructors.
I love it here. It’s well organized and the price is right.
Pickens is a great place to go for career training. Come to work and learn.
Check out What’s Going on at Pickens
Summer 2019 in June evening and weekends twice a week for three weeks. Classes start on June 2nd!
Thursdays 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Sundays 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Dates to Remember
First Day of Classes: August 6, 2019
Why Start at Pickens Technical
Rated #1 Community College In Colorado
“According to BestColleges.com, schools featured in their rankings “demonstrate a commitment to high-quality education for their students.”
The ranking was based in part on Pickens Technical College's:
High program completion rates
High student career placement rates
A robust career services department
Low tuition rates
Please check out our students in action building houses in our local community!
Enhance Your Career Potential
With almost 50 certificate programs, we offer various types of programs in the following areas of study:
- Arts, Media, and Communication
- Human Services
- Engineering and Technology
- Business Technologies
- Construction and Development
- Landscape and Environmental
- High School Programs
- Evening Programs
All students must complete orientation before the start of class. Click on and watch each short video that explains a little more about our school and some of the supports that are available at Pickens Technical College. Or take a tour with our interactive campus map.