HEADLINES & NEWS

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More than 250 local businesses guide the learning process of RMCTC students. As members of Occupational Advisory Committees, representatives of Berks County companies provide vital input into what the students learn, what equipment the learning labs use, and what skills are needed in the workplace. Their guidance is critical in keeping RMCTC’s curriculum in tune with the needs of business and industry in the area. Read about their important role and check out the impressive list of OAC partners.

Occupational Advisory Committee meeting at RMCTC

Representatives of local business and industry partners serve on Occupational Advisory Committees to guide RMCTC in preparing students for the workplace.


Employment Opportunities

RMCTC has a variety of open positions for the 2017—2018 school year. Please visit the Employment Page for details.


Career Opportunities in Construction

The construction industry has posted the Help Wanted signs. Finding skilled workers to fill critical job openings continues to pose a major challenge to construction firms across the country. Watch a CBS News video that showcases the labor shortage and the opportunities available to CTC students who have their sights set on careers in the construction field.

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RMCTC joins in helping hurricane victims

Students and staff assembled hundreds of care packages for people affected by recent hurricanes in Texas, Florida, and elsewhere. Mrs. Alice Bowers, teacher of the Health – Nursing Careers program, organized the project, which gathered wash cloths, soap, bandages, and other personal care items for shipment to people displaced from their homes by the storms.

students pack care packages for hurricane victims

students preparing aid packages for hurricane relief

students pack hurricane relief packages


Students check out 300-mph car

The Army Racing Team’s top fuel dragster pulled in for a visit to the Automotive Technology shop, where students from various programs got to see the amazing vehicle. They also learned about the science, math, and engineering that go into the complex design and operation of the 11,000-horsepower car that reaches speeds of more than 300 miles per hour.

Students check out the Army Racing Team's top fuel dragster


Healthcare careers are booming!

As the “Baby Boom” generation matures, the demand for health care climbs. Be ready to join this growing industry by choosing one of the dynamic programs in the Health Science cluster.


RMCTC has a career for you.

Construction…manufacturing…health science…personal services…and more!
Explore different career fields and find a program that fits your style and goals.


RMCTC's Technical Academy

Get a head start on college while still in high school.
High-level skills + college credits = Technical Academy awesomeness!


It is the policy of RMCTC not to discriminate on the basis of gender, disability, race, color, and national origin
in its educational and vocational programs, activities, or employment as required by Title IX, Section 504 and Title VI.
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