Ready to start something new? Institute of Technology provides vocational education that can help you get the practical hands-on training you need to launch your new career in the culinary, technical, medical, cosmetology, barbering, or legal fields.
Our Clovis vocational career school is located just northeast of Fresno, in an area known as “The Gateway to the Sierras.” We serve the entire Fresno region including Madera, Selma and Kerman. At IOT, you will find a supportive and welcoming academic environment with career training solutions that will help you confidently step into a new career.
IOT’s Barbering program provides hands-on training for students in the theories, techniques, and practices involved in the Barbering field. Students will learn the fundamentals of hairdressing, which include haircutting, chemical processes, hair color, and finish work. Additionally, students will be introduced to skin care, facials, straight razor techniques, and shaving processes.Program Cost: $16,320.00 + Fees, Books, and Supplies Credit Hours: 88 quarter credit hours
IOT’s Cosmetology program provides hands-on training for students in hairdressing, which include haircutting, chemical processes, hair color, and finish work. Additionally, students will be introduced to skin care, facials, hair removal, make-up application and basic nail processes. Students will also receive a basic knowledge of how to run a cosmetology-related business from basic business practices & marketing to professional standards & laws pertaining to the field of Cosmetology.Program Cost: $16,320.00 + Fees, Books, and Supplies Credit Hours: 88 quarter credit hours
IOT’s CERM career training immerses you in directly transferable skills and instruction through a curriculum that adheres to Federal Emergency Response Standards (FEMA). IOT is the only school in California that prepares students for vital specializations in the areas of law enforcement, emergency response, corrections and security.Program Cost: $25,454.00 + Fees, Books, and Supplies Credit Hours: 97 quarter credit hours
IOT’s Baking and Pastry Specialist (BPS) program prepares graduates for a broad range of entry points into the food service industry through a hands-on foundation of specialized skills in creating breads, cakes, specialty breads and desserts, chocolates, tarts, and torts.Program Cost: $18,232.00 + Fees, Books, and Supplies Credit Hours: 48 quarter credit hours
The Culinary Arts Diploma Program (CAD) program is designed to prepare students for entry-level career opportunities within the food service industry. With a diploma from Institute of Technology (IOT), you’ll become prepared to work not only as a chef, but also in many other exciting culinary careers.Program Cost: $18,912.00 + Fees, Books, and Supplies Credit Hours: 52 quarter credit hours
As an NHI student at the Institute of Technology, you will be mentored and trained by experienced and dedicated massage professionals. We will offer student clinics that provide you with real-life hands-on experience. Our program was created to provide all graduates with a seamless transition from from student to trusted massage professional.
Do you aspire to serve patient care in an administrative support role? If the idea of working in a fast-paced medical office setting sounds exciting to you, IOT’s diploma program in this exciting area of health care can put you on this path in just a short time.Program Cost: $16,224.00 + Fees, Books, and Supplies Credit Hours: 47.5 quarter credit hours
Are you excited about work that can impact the health and well-being of an entire patient community? If you have always aspired to nurture and protect the health of others, a vocational nursing role could be your calling, and IOT can help you bridge your dreams with reality through a diploma program in this rewarding health care specialty.Program Cost: $31,935.00 + Fees, Books, and Supplies Credit Hours: 62.5 semester credit hours
Are you looking for a rewarding career in health care and aspire to make a meaningful difference in people’s lives on a regular basis? If the idea of working with patients to help them return back to their prior level of mobility and function with physical therapy is appealing, then IOT’s Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) program can put you on this path in just a short time.Credit Hours: 65.5 semester credit hours
Do you dream of a career in the health care field, supporting both patients and care providers in a fast-paced medical office setting? Institute of Technology can prepare you for an exciting role as a professional medical assistant in just a short time!Program Cost: $16,064.00 + Fees, Books, and Supplies Credit Hours: 47.5 quarter credit hours
Do you want to use your mechanical aptitude and love of problem-solving to serve the personal climate comfort of others? IOT can prepare you to provide relief from extreme weather elements in all seasons through career training as an HVAC technician.
IOT’s Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC) program provides hands-on training for students in the theories, techniques, and practices involved in the HVAC field. Students will learn to install, maintain, and troubleshoot HVAC system installations and will be conversant with industry standards. Students are also prepared to complete the EPA Universal certification process, which is required for graduation.Program Cost: $18,248.00 + Fees, Books, and Supplies Credit Hours: 48.5 quarter credit hours
Do electromechanical processes inspire your ingenuity? Your calling could be a role in industrial maintenance and automated technology. If you enjoy mental challenges in your work, IOT can prepare you in a short time with the Industrial Maintenance and Automated Technology program!Program Cost: $18,976.00 + Fees, Books, and Supplies Credit Hours: 49.5 quarter credit hours
Do you have a knack for craftsmanship? Do you love working with your hands? If so, have you ever considered a career in welding? Welding is a skilled trade that’s valued in construction and many other industries.
IOT’s Welding Technician program provides hands-on training for students in the theories, techniques, and practices involved in the Welding field. Students will be taught the basics of the welding trade including safety, and methods for various forms of welding. Additionally, soldering and brazing will be explored.
Don’t have a high school diploma or GED? Earn your high school diploma through the Penn Foster High School Diploma program.
Our Career Placement Services department and Student Success Center will go above and beyond to help you find employment in your area of study. Here you’ll find the encouragement and academic support you need to complete your education. From tutoring to employment search assistance, we are here for you.
If you’re looking for vocational training programs, discover your potential at Institute of Technology. With our personal attention and a professional atmosphere, you will develop the knowledge, skills, and confidence to take control of your life with a new career that takes you where you know you want to go. Learn more about our vocational training today!