• Barber Program & Examples

    The Pickens Technical College Barber Program puts students in charge of real haircuts and stylings as soon as possible. The Pickens barber shop is a popular place where students and community members alike can get high-quality service while allowing the Barber Program students to lean on the job. Experiential learning is of course a high priority for all Pickens courses, and in the Barber Program, learning while doing is crucial to getting the skills and experience needed to be the next successful neighborhood barber.

    Continue reading “Barber Program & Examples”

  • Early Childhood Education

    The Pickens Technical College High School Pathway allows high school students to get a jumpstart on their higher education goals. One program offered in the High School Pathway is Early Childhood Education, which is designed to prepare students for work immediately as a teacher’s assistant in a childcare center, preschool, or elementary school. Many students use their experience in the classroom as an assistant to pursue their teacher’s certificate and run their own classrooms.

    Continue reading “Early Childhood Education”

  • Small Business Management

    In the Pickens Technical College Business, Marketing, and Public Administration pathway and Small Business Management class, you have the opportunity to prove that you’re ready to run a business. The Small Business Management program at Pickens gives you the competencies and skills you’ll need to build your own business or find a fit with one of the many start-ups and small companies booming throughout the Denver metro area and beyond.

    Continue reading “Small Business Management”

  • Veterinary Assistant Program

    The Veterinary Assistant program at Pickens Technical College in the Landscaping and Environmental Pathway prepares students for a career working with animals, building skills you’ll need to succeed in this growing industry. Everything from animal management, animal care, health and nutrition, and even office management skills is included in the Pickens’ Veterinary Assistant program, and graduates frequently find jobs in veterinary offices large and small.

    Continue reading “Veterinary Assistant Program”

  • Cyber Security

    At the Pickens Technical College’s Cyber Technician program, students learn how to safeguard data and generally be proper custodians of corporate and private networks. Not only do students get the latest instruction on how cyber security works these days, they also get a firm grounding in troubleshooting, working with multiple operating systems, setting up networks, and all the additional skills that will be expected of them aside from keeping databases secure.

    Continue reading “Cyber Security”