Butler Tech High School Application System Opens November 27

Students use excavating equipment in Landscape Design and Engineering.

Students use excavating equipment in Landscape Design and Engineering. This is one of many programs that saw increased applications in 2017.

Butler Tech will begin accepting online applications for all 2018 – 19 high school programs on Monday, November 27. The priority application deadline for sophomores currently enrolled in Butler Tech’s associate school districts is January 31, 2018. Associate school districts include Edgewood, Fairfield, Lakota, Madison, Middletown, Monroe, New Miami, Ross, and Talawanda in Butler County and the Northwest Local School District in Hamilton County.

Butler Tech high school programs offer students the opportunity to major in a career area during their junior and senior years, while also earning college credit and working toward industry-recognized credentials. Many students also pursue internships, apprenticeships, and paid co-ops through Butler Tech’s partnerships with local businesses. The popularity of many of the programs resulted in a record number of applicants for the 2017 – 18 school year.

Acceptance into Butler Tech high school programs is based on an in-person interview with a program instructor. Students must have a current transcript from their school showing their status as a 10th grade student with three completed semesters. Students cannot be three or more credits deficient.

Programs offered include:

  • Auto Collision Technology
  • Automotive Technology
  • Biomedical Science
  • Commercial Arts
  • Construction
  • Cosmetology
  • Criminal Justice
  • Culinary Arts
  • Dance
  • Dental Science
  • Digital Media
  • Equine Science
  • Exercise Science
  • Firefighting Technology
  • Healthcare Science
  • Information Technology
  • Instrumental Music
  • Landscape Design and Construction
  • Precision Machining
  • Theater
  • Veterinary Science
  • Visual Design
  • Vocal Music
  • Welding Technology.

Students in the Northwest Local School District have additional program options that include Commercial Truck and Equipment Repair, Engineering Design, Financial Services Honors, Programming and Software Development, and Sports Medicine.

Students will be notified of acceptance status in Spring 2018. Applications will be accepted until all programs are filled. Click here for more information about eligibility.