Tech Center

Technical Education

Allegan Area ESA Tech Center
2891 - 116th Avenue
Allegan, MI 49010

Rich Okoniewski Principal/Director

Benjamin Bever, Assistant Principal

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Find a Program That's Right For You 

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

  • Placement

  • 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, or call 269-512-7800

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