How Do I apply?

  1. Fill out the application.
  2. Turn in to your High School Counselor or directly to CVIT’s office at Gila Pueblo Campus.

How will I know If I have been accepted into the program?

Your high school CTE Director will let you know if you have been accepted to a central program. You will also receive a welcome letter from CVIT.

Is there a tuition cost, registration fee, or required fees for the central programs?

There is no tuition cost to the student or registration fees. Cosmetology program requires a $1200.00 fee for a kit, $600.00 paid first semester and $600.00 second. All other fees are paid by CVIT. (*Fees may vary depending on current program specifications)

Will I receive college credit for the courses that I take?

All of CVIT’s Central Programs are for college and high school credit and lead to a certificate of proficiency and/or industry recognized certifications.

When are the central programs offered?

Students attend their high school half day, usually until lunch, then come to Gila Community College after lunch for 2.5 hours, 5 days a week.

I know somebody who is high school age, under 22 years old, but dropped out of high school, can he/she participate in CVIT central program?

Yes, students who do not attend a high school but are under 22 years of age can participate in a CVIT Central Program and become a full time CVIT student.  Students must live in Superior, Miami, Globe, San Carlos, or Hayden.

I am planning to change high schools in the middle of a school year, will I be able to continue with my CVIT Central Program?

Yes, as long as you still live in Superior, Miami, Globe, San Carlos, or Hayden.

I play sports, will I be able to participate in CVIT’s Central Program?

Yes, you will be excused for games; however, you will have to keep up with the work in the class.

How do I get additional information?

Contact Beata Tarasiuk at CVIT Office: 928-425-9654, Cell: 928-961-2446 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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Cobre Valley Institute of Technology
P.O. Box 2656
Globe, AZ 85502

Seal of Arizona

Phone:  (928) 425-9654
Mobile:  (928) 961-2446
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