About the Application Process

The Professional-Technical Education (Pro-Tech) Program offers two-year associate of science degrees in Manufacturing Technology and Agriculture: Farm Operations and Management. There are a limited number of openings in each Pro-Tech major, so it is important to apply early. Completed applications will be reviewed by the Pro-Tech Admissions Committee throughout the academic year. The Admissions Standards for Pro-Tech describe how your academic record will be evaluated and provide a recommended high school program.

To be considered for admission, complete these steps:

  1. Complete the Pro-Tech application for admission.
    • An ACT or SAT score is not required; however, it is helpful to understand your background as a student.
    • The application includes three essential questions (see below). Consider writing out your answers before filling in the application.
  2. Have someone familiar with your character and abilities (e.g., a high-school teacher) fill out the Pro-Tech recommendation form ( Multiple recommenders are permitted.
  3. Contact your high school and ask them to submit an official copy of your transcript to Dordt College. See the Transcript Request Form.

Essential Questions

  1. Describe your faith and relationship with Jesus Christ at this point in time.
  2. What do you hope to learn about serving God in agriculture or manufacturing by being part of the Pro-Tech Program? Why does this interest you?
  3. What do you look forward to as part of Dordt's community?