Frequently Asked Questions

Student Services
Q. Do you supply books and tools to use while in school?
A. All tools necessary for training are supplied. It is recommended that the student purchase a dial caliper tool at approximately $75.00. This caliper is used throughout the program and will be used when the student graduates and obtains employment in the occupational field.

Q. Is there tutoring available?
A. Yes, upon request and at the availability of an instructor.

Q. Do you offer job placement assistance?
A. Yes, both for local employment while attending SAM Tech and upon graduation, however, SAM Tech cannot guarantee employment to its graduates.

Q. After I complete the program, will you help me find a job?
A. Yes. Our Employment Services Department staff will take you through some basic job search training, help you market yourself to employers, develop a resume for you, provide you with leads from employers we know are hiring, and continue to work with you after graduation until you become employed in your field of training.

Q. How and when do I apply for Financial Aid?
A. Upon acceptance to SAM Tech, you will receive a copy of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), and information for applying on-line. You are required to complete this process upon receipt of these documents to ensure that our Financial Aid Department can process your paperwork and advise you of what you qualify for prior to your start.

Q. Does SAM Tech provide help in locating housing?
A. Yes, although dorms are not provided. To receive more information about housing please contact us.

Q. When do your classes start?
A. SAM Tech has 9 starts per year.

Q. When can I enroll?
A. Anytime.

Q. Do I need a high school diploma to attend?
A. Yes, or a GED.

Financial Aid Info
Q. Am I eligible for financial aid?
A. Financial aid in the form of Federal student loans and grants is available to those who qualify and are eligible.

General Info
Q. Where are you located?
A. Please click here for a Location Profile.

Q. Is SAM Tech accredited?
A. Yes, SAM Tech is nationally accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC) as a recognized accrediting agency by the U. S. Department of Education.

Q. Is your school licensed?
A. Yes, SAM Tech is licensed by Texas Workforce Commission, Career Schools and Colleges.

Q. What agencies and organizations recognize your school?
A. SAM Tech is recognized and accepts students from third-party sponsors and rehabilitation agencies. SAM Tech is also approved for Veteran training.

Q. Do you give tours of your school?
A. Yes.

Q. How can I arrange for a tour of the facility?
A. Contact us today to set up a tour.

Q. I am a veteran. Do you participate with the Veterans Department?
A. SAM Tech is approved for Veterans Training.


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