HOW TO APPLY 

Delaware County Technical High School is now accepting applications for the 2015-2016 school year.

 To learn about our programs visit our Programs page and go on a Virtual Tour of the school.

 1.

Complete the ONLINE APPLICATION
This form should take approximately 15-20 minutes to complete.

*Please note: All online applications are sent to and reviewed by the sending school Counselor Liaison from Delaware County Technical Schools. Once all the necessary signatures and documents from the sending school are sent to DCTS, the application will be processed. 

 OR

Download a paper application HERE.

Give to your Guidance Counselor

 2.

All students who are interested in attending the Delaware County Technical High Schools must take the online Career Scope Assessment prior to entry into the programs. Please follow the instructions below:

1.   Go to https://dcts.careerscope.net to get started.
2.   Choose “ New Evaluees Register Here.”
3.   Users must create a User ID and Password.
A. User ID – firstlast name (no spaces all lowercase)
B. Password – Name of School (i.e. upperdarby) – no spaces all lowercase)
4.   Be sure to write down your User ID and Password in the case you need to log in again.
5.    At the next screen fill out the form including first name, last name, birthday, enrollment, grade and choose Specialist Specialist.
6.    The system then goes directly into a practice screen.

Failure to complete this final step of the admissions process could impact your acceptance.

 

 

3.

After we receive your application and you complete the Career Scope Assessment, we will work with your home school guidance counselor to obtain all the supporting documentation, including your attendance record, grades, and discipline record.

 
We look forward to reviewing your application.

 

ACCEPTANCE CRITERIA

High School applicants will be accepted based upon the following minimum, weighted criteria:

  • 50%  Aptitude/interest  for specific training – (Career Scope Assessment)
  • 25%  Attendance record 
  • 20%  Grades
  • 5%    Career readiness essay

100%  TOTAL

 

Some individual programs require an interview process which will be taken into consideration in addition to the criteria listed below.  For students who have Individual Education Programs, please see DCTS Admissions Policies and Procedures (Section 9).

 
If you are unable to gain access to the internet or are having a problem, please  contact your home school guidance counselor or the Delaware County Technical Schools at 610-583-7620 ext 203.

Questions?
Please contact the Admissions Specialist Jean Edenfield at 610-583-7620 X203  or  JEdenfield@dciu.org. You can also ask your school counselor for help.