• Allegan Area ESA Tech Center

    2891 - 116th Avenue
    Allegan, MI 49010
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    Whether you're a young student, just launching your career, re-entering the workforce, or considering a change to your current profession, career exploration and awareness is a valuable step in the process.
    Career Exploration and Awareness Month shines a spotlight on discovering the career pathways available to Michigan residents and the employment, training and education opportunities that come with them.
    Check out the career exploration resources available at https://www.mitalent.org/career-exploration.
    Allegan Tech Center
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    The Technical Education Center offers 14 technical training programs as well as vocational training opportunities for students with special needs.


    Our instructors are vocationally certified in the fields they teach and many serve as adjunct instructors for Lake Michigan College. This provides our students with an opportunity to earn direct college credit while studying with us.

    The Tech Center programs provide many unique opportunities:

    • Hands on training in a variety of technical fields
    • Center wide employability and leadership curriculum
    • Career exploration and planning
    • Work-based learning opportunities
    • Articulation agreements with many Michigan colleges
    • Direct college credit


    Federal Carl D. Perkins legislation requires all Career and Technical Education programs to monitor student and program performance. Each Career and Technical Education program has core performance measures in each of the following areas:

    Academic Achievement
    Technical Achievement
    High School Completion
    Non-Traditional Enrollment
    Non-Traditional Completion

    View the Core performance indicator information below available for the Tech Center, which  is found in Region 13, CEPD 50.

    2018-19 Perkins Student Core Performance Indicators (CPI)

    If you have any questions or need assistance locating appropriate Core Performance data, contact Rich Okoniewski, CTE Director, at 269-512-7800 or rich.okoniewski@alleganaesa.org