Academic Services Center
The goal of the Academic Services Center offers students an opportunity to enhance their academic skills and become productive and skilled employees in today’s workplace. Using the services available, students can improve their skills through preparation in core areas like reading, communications and employability skills.
- English III
- US History
- Academic Remediation
Employability Skills Training:
- Business & Industry Discussion Panels
- Resume´ Preparation
- Interviewing Techniques & Mock Interviews
- Occupational Searches
The Academic Services Center is open Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and Friday from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Call 255-2903, ext. 266 for more information.
Testing and Assessment Center
Assistance in planning an educational and career path is available through the testing services at the Technology Center. This resource is offered to individuals, schools, and business and industry. Testing is free to those enrolled in Technology Center programs. The cost for the SAGE (System for Assessment and Group Evaluation) test is $100. The cost for the TABE (Tests of Adult Basic Education) is $50. Contact the Testing and Assessment coordinator at 580-255-2903 or toll free 1-888-607-2446, ext. 276.
Financial Aid and Scholarship Assistance
- Pell Grant: Contact the Financial Aid Officer at 255-2903 or toll free 1-888-607-2446 ext. 269, for more information. https://fafsa.ed.gov/
- Click here for additional Financial Aid resources.
The Rodney J. Love Next Step Scholarship and/or Line of Duty Tuition Waiver are available to all recent high school graduates and High School Equivalency Diploma recipients who meet specific eligibility requirements. Contact the RRTC Counselor at 580-255-2903, ext. 230, for more information.
Rodney J. Love Next Step Scholarship Eligibility Requirements:
• Attend full-time, day programs.
• Possess a high school diploma or a high school equivalency diploma.
• Graduates may be awarded the tuition scholarship within two years after completing high school.
• Students who do not possess a high school diploma must be actively pursuing an alternative diploma within two years of the time the applicants’ graduating class would have finished high school.
• Students live in the RRTC school district and have a certificate of eligibility for Veteran’s Benefits.
Guidelines for applying and maintaining the scholarship are:
• Maintain at least a B grade average.
• Maintain 90% attendance.
• Make satisfactory progress in the program by passing competencies at designated times.
• Tuition scholarship amounts will not exceed $2,625.00 per year for full-time or $1,312.50 for part-time. The tuition scholarship will not exceed the actual cost of tuition for a single course. The scholarship will be awarded at the beginning of each semester.
Additional fees may apply to some programs. Red River Technology Center has determined that the disclosure of information regarding textbook and supplemental material fees is not practicable: this information is “To be determined.” Please see the Red River Technology Center Counselor for more information.
Tuition for in-district post-secondary daytime students is $1,312.50 for half days; $2,625.00 full-time. Students who reside outside the Technology Center District: Half-day is $2,625.00; full-time is $5,250.00. In district high school students attend free of charge.
Line of Duty Tuition Waiver Eligibility Requirements:
• Children of Oklahoma peace officers who have given their lives in the line of duty
• Children of Oklahoma firefighters who have given their lives in the line of duty
• Children of Oklahoma emergency medical technicians who have given their lives in the line of duty
• Children of members of the Oklahoma Law Enforcement Retirement System who have given their lives in the line of duty, or whose disability is by means of personal and traumatic injury of a catastrophic nature and occurred in the line of duty
*The waiver of resident or nonresident tuition shall be limited to a period of five (5) years.
• The waiver amount will not exceed the cost of tuition per year for full-time or part-time attendance, nor would the amount exceed the actual cost of tuition for a single program. The waiver does not cover the entire cost of the Practical Nursing pathway but may be applied, with the student owing the remaining balance.
High school juniors and seniors who attend Red River Technology Center will spend three hours (one-half day) at the Tech Center and the other half-day at their home high school. Students can earn elective credit toward high school graduation by attending the Tech Center. Contact your high school counselor or the Tech Center counselor for enrollment approval. Adults: Adults are eligible for enrollment in all daytime programs except Cosmetology, the Biomedical Science Academy, and the Pre-Engineering Academy. Attendance may be for three hours (one-half day) or six hours (full day).
Who is eligible?
1. High school juniors and seniors residing within the boundaries of the following 13 school districts, or home school students within the district are eligible to enroll:
Bray-Doyle, Central High, Comanche, Duncan, Empire, Grandview, Marlow, Ryan, Temple, Terral, Velma-Alma, Walters and Waurika.
2. Persons residing outside the named districts may also enroll. The tuition rate is increased for non-district residents.
3. For enrollment information, contact the RRTC Counselor at (580) 255-2903, ext. 230. Adult enrollment begins the first week in May and continues throughout the school year. High school students may enroll through their high school counselor.
Refund of tuition, less cost of books and materials used, will follow this schedule:
Withdraws on or before the first day of class through the tenth day of class for the enrollment period for which the student has been charged: 100% refunded
After the tenth day of class for the enrollment period for which the student has been charged: 0% refunded
Note: Refunds are not paid to the student of a Pell grant or whose tuition is paid by another agency. It will be returned to the agency that originally provided the funds. Additional information on refunds is available in the financial aid office.