Dedicated to Developing an Educated, Trained, and Skilled Workforce
Ardmore, OK is committed to industry, and to the people who live here. Our goal is to help you find workers with the skills you need – and if we don’t have them, Southern Tech will help you train them.
Through scholarship programs, workforce training, and cooperation with new and expanding companies, we can deliver the type of trained and dedicated employees you need to make your selection of Ardmore the right choice.
The City of Ardmore has two public school districts, Ardmore and Plainview. In addition, it's home to 3 local Private schools. Many graduating seniors go to college, while most of the remaining graduates enter the workforce. Three additional independent school districts- Lone Grove, Dickson, and Springer- are within a 10 minute drive of Ardmore.
Nine colleges and universities are within 1.5 hours driving distance from Ardmore. Within city limits, the University Center of Southern Oklahoma offers local residents a variety of college degrees from four area universities.
Based in Ardmore, Southern Tech is part of the nation’s premier vocational-technical training system, known as Oklahoma CareerTech. Ardmore is also home to Arbuckle Truck Driving School.
Committed To Education & Training
The city of Ardmore and the community are committed to providing valuable and affordable education to make sure our area's workforce is prepared. Learn more about our Training for Industry Program, where we help businesses find and train your workforce talent for free. For Carter County graduating seniors, the MORE Foundation offers scholarships for higher education.