Technical college accepting applications for Fall 2013

Capital Area Technical College began accepting applications for fall 2013 classes Thursday.

Students interested in programs including nursing, welding, information technology, graphic design, automotive technology and culinary arts, among other courses, are encouraged to submit an application at the college’s Baton Rouge, New Roads, Plaquemine or Jackson campuses between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. through Aug. 16.

A registration period will run from Aug. 16 through Aug. 19 with classes scheduled to begin Aug. 26.

Tuition and fees will cost students roughly $1,580 per semester. Call (225) 359-9201 for more information and to learn about financial aid and scholarship options.