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Diploma Requirements

Diplomas are issued to students who complete full-time vocational curricula of at least one academic year but less than two years in length. Specific course requirements must be met and a 2.00 or better GPA is required.

Minimum requirements total at least 34 semester credits and general requirements include:

  • a minimum of one writing course and an oral communications course or a course combining both
  • an applied mathematics or applied science course
  • and a human relations course

See Programs below for specific requirements:

Diploma Programs Available:


  • Accounting
  • Automotive Collision & Paint Technology
  • Broadcast Media
  • Business Specialist
  • Construction Technology
  • Early Childhood
  • Event Management
  • Graphic Specialist
  • Landscape & Turfgrass Technology
  • Marine Service Technology
  • Massage Therapy
  • Medical Assistant
  • Medical Office Technology
  • Motorcycle & Small Engine Technology
  • Office Specialist
  • Parts Sales & Inventory Control
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Photography
  • Practical Nursing
  • Sales & Marketing
  • Surgical Technology
  • Web Development & Design
  • Welding
  • Wind  Energy& Turbine Technology
Questions or comments? Please email us at or call 712-362-2604 or 800-521-5054.
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