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Fast-Track Your Career with Short-Term Credentials at York Tech

Looking to launch an exciting new career, but don't want to commit to a two-year degree? York Technical College offers several flexible, short-term programs leading to credentials in a variety of growing industries, such as healthcare, manufacturing, construction, public safety, and information technology.

By enrolling, you'll be on the fast track to earn your certificate, or accelerated associate degree in less time than you think. Even better, York Tech offers the lowest rates in the region, providing you with an excellent return on the investment you make in your future.

You've got what it takes to pursue a successful career, and through a short-term program at York Tech, you'll have the tools to make your vision become a reality. Discover how a short-term program at York Tech can set you up to land a job in as little as six weeks.

Apply to a short-term program today!

Choose From a Diverse Range of Programs 

Short-term programs at York Tech range across four divisions; Business, Computers, Arts, and Sciences, Health and Human Services, Industrial and Engineering Technologies, and Workforce and Economic Development, each offering you a wide range of choices. Take the time to explore each program to find the right path for you.

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Start Training for a High-Demand Career Today

York Tech's short-term programs are more than a fast track to an associate degree, professional certificate, or trade certification. With credentials in a high-demand career area, you'll have better job security with potential room for growth. Most of our programs can be completed in as little as six weeks, or up to a year.

Connect With Future Employers Through Work-Based Learning

Want to get your foot in the door? York Tech offers work-based learning opportunities, connecting you with internships and apprenticeships in your field. Through an internship or apprenticeship, you'll get hands-on experience in your field so you can build a solid resume that truly reflects your knowledge and skill.

In fact, employers often hire interns and apprentices who exceed the expectations of their role, making work-based learning experiences an excellent way to line yourself up for a job offer once the program has ended.

Learn More About Work-Based Learning

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Short-Term Credentials are Highly Sought After in the Workforce

Alright, so York Tech offers short-term programs in high-demand areas—but what does that really mean? Below, we've compiled a list of statistics that reflect just how fast these industries are growing. Read on for more insight as you choose your program and envision yourself embarking on a career journey with real potential.