• Career & Technical EducationThe department of Career and Technical Education

    Preparing students to be career and college ready

    DCIU enrolls over 1000 students in one of the highest performing Career and Technical Centers in the state.
    • 19 programs offered at three campuses – Aston, Folcroft and Marple
    • Student success rates in the mid 90% range for 5 years in a row
    • Schools of Health and Biosciences; Engineering and Computer Science; Logistics, Distribution and Transportation; Hospitality, Tourism and Human Services; Construction Technology 

    Delaware County Technical High Schools
    The Department of Career and Technical Education


    For more information about our programs visit delcotech.org

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    Guided by industry professionals, Delaware County Technical High Schools prepare today’s students for tomorrow’s opportunities by providing innovative, meaningful technical training, a foundation for life-long learning and marketable credentials for high-wage, high demand careers.
    Delaware County Technical High Schools have two main locations, Aston and Folcroft. Programs are also held at the Delco Emergency Training Center, Marple Education Center and 5 partnering hospitals. Students from the fifteen (15) area school districts have the opportunity to enhance their educational program with career and technical experiences that are directly connected to the real world. Business and Industry members review and update the career and technical education (CTE) programs offered by DCTS on a yearly basis.
    To join our mailing list please email Megan Hanna, Community Resource Developer/Perkins Coordinator (mhanna@dciu.org)
    Visit the DCTS website at www.delcotech.org


    Philip Lachimia, Ed.D., Administrative Director
    Karen Pflugh, Administrative Director
    DCTS Folcroft – (610) 583-7620
    DCTS Aston – (610) 459-3050
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                                                                                                  Download a PDF application, print, 
                                                                                       complete and give it to your guidance counselor.  



    Right-to-Know Law
    In accordance with Act 3 of 2008, the Delaware County Intermediate Unit (DCIU-DCTS) recognizes the importance of public records. In order to ensure that the public has the right to access and procure copies of public records, the DCIU-DCTS has appointed a Right-to-Know Officer.

    Contact Information
    Right-to-Know Officer
    Dr. Maria Edelberg
    Executive Director
    Delaware County Intermediate Unit Education Service Center
    200 Yale Avenue, Morton, Pa 19070-1918
    Phone: 610-938-9000 ext. 2057 • Fax: 610-938-9982
    Email:  medelberg@dciu.org


    Equal Rights and Opportunities Policy
    The Delaware County Intermediate Unit and the Delaware County Technical High Schools are equal opportunity education institutions and will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, equal pay, disability or genetic information in their activities, programs or employment practices as required by Title VI, VII, IX, Section 54, the Americans with Disabilities Act, and the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008. For information regarding civil rights or grievance procedures, contact the Director of Human Resources or the Section 504 Coordinator at 200 Yale Avenue, Morton, PA 19070, 610-938-9000. For information regarding services, activities and facilities that are accessible to and useable by handicapped persons, contact the Supervisor of Facilities of 610-938-9000.