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Welcome to Great Basin College Tech Prep!

Tech Prep is a program that allows high school Career and Technical Education (CTE) students the opportunity to receive FREE college credit for their high school Programs of Study. Juniors and Seniors who are pursuing a sequence of CTE courses in high school can earn as many as 21 credits towards a college degree while in high school. Students who successfully complete the high school Program of Study and receive an A or B in their classes will receive FREE Tech Prep credit!

But wait, there’s a catch… You must apply to receive the credits. Applying is easy and free, apply now!

GBC Tech Prep Offers Tech Prep at the following High Schools:

  • Battle Mountain
  • Beatty
  • Carlin
  • Churchill
  • Dayton
  • Elko
  • Eureka
  • Fernley
  • Jackpot
  • Lowry
  • Lund
  • McDermitt
  • Owyhee
  • Pahrump Valley
  • Round Mountain
  • Silver Stage
  • Smith Valley
  • Spring Creek
  • Wells
  • West Wendover
  • White Pine
  • Yerington

Heather Steel
It is my pleasure to welcome you to the GBC Tech Prep Page.
Heather Steel

For More Information

Heather Steel
Tech Prep Department
Great Basin College
1500 College Parkway
Elko, NV 89801


The following Programs of Study qualify for free Tech Prep Credit at Great Basin College:

  • Accounting and Finance
  • Administrative Services
  • Agriculture Business Systems
  • Agriculture Leadership, Communication, and Policy
  • Agricultural Mechanical Engineering Technology
  • Animal Science
  • Automotive Technology
  • Business Management
  • Criminal Justice
  • Drafting and Design
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Electronic Technology
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Emergency Medical Services
  • Graphic Communications and Production
  • Health Science
  • IT- Networking
  • IT-Service and Support
  • Nursing Assistant
  • Ornamental Horticulture/Greenhouse Management
  • Web Design and Development
  • Veterinary Science
  • Welding Technology

Watch videos about programs of study at GBC!

For more specific information on which Programs of Study at your high school qualify, go to the Online Tech Prep Application and select your high school. GBC Tech Prep offers many different programs to help you make the big step from college to high school. Visit the Application page for steps to apply and scholarship information! Check our Events page to see what’s happening. and for college and career events throughout the year!


Great Basin College - 1500 College Parkway - Elko, Nevada 89801 - 775.738.8493
A member institution of the Nevada System of Higher Education
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