The Limestone County Career Technical Center is an extension of the local high school. The programs feature a variety of learning styles that help young people make the transition from school to career. Fifteen Career Technical programs are offered as electives to 10th, 11th, and 12th grade students in Limestone County Schools and Athens City School. In addition, social studies classes and special education classes are offered on the campus. Students attend for a 2-1/2 hour session, either in the morning or afternoon. 

Elective courses are offered in the following areas:

  • Advanced Agriscience
  • Automotive Technology
  • Building Construction
  • Business Management and Administration
  • Collision Repair
  • Cosmetology
  • Diesel Technology
  • Drafting Design
  • Education and Training
  • Electrical
  • Emergency Services - Fire and Paramedic
  • Engineering 
  • Graphic Arts
  • Health Science
  • Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning & Refrigeration
  • Information Technology Support Services
  • JROTC - National Defense Cadet Corp.
  • Law and Public Safety
  • Modern Manufacturing
  • Precision Machining
  • Restaurant and Food/Beverage Services
  • Teaching & Training
  • Welding


 The Limestone County Career Technical Center is located in the southern section of the city of Athens, Alabama. The present enrollment is approximately 900 students. The Limestone County Career Technical Center lays out a plan of study that combines high school and college course work in academics and technical studies in the above specific career areas.


Statement of Non-Discrimination

It is the policy of the Limestone County Board of Education not to discriminate on the basis of sex, race, religion, belief, national origin, ethnic group, handicapping condition, or marital status in any educational program or activity. Contact the following individuals for additional information at 256-232-5353 or 300 S. Jefferson Street, Athens, AL 35611: Title IX - Jan Tribble, Section 504 - , IDEA - and Title VI - Dr. Shearhouse.