The Franklin-Simpson Industrial Authority and Barren River Local Workforce Investment Board were awarded a $50,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Labor to design a program addressing local employers’ needs in filling Advanced Manufacturing Technician positions. Graduating high school seniors and other candidates will be able to work for a sponsoring employer and earn their AMT degree at Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College’s Franklin-Simpson Cent
"SKYCTC's small class sizes and family atmosphere make it easy to succeed. Students are as prepared for their degrees as if they attended a four year university. SKYCTC is a great environment for students to thrive in, and when you leave you are prepared to succeed."
SKYCTC Alum Art McFadden is a police officer by choice, but a computer whiz by education. His skills in Information Technology are utilized to investigate cybercrimes. He is a special U.S. deputy marshal and serves on the Secret Service Electronic Crimes Task Force.