OKLAHOMA CITY – March 13, 2020
Due to COVID-19 concerns all classes, activities and meetings are cancelled and offices are closed through March 20th, 2020 . All short-term, adult and continuing education, business and industry training and events on Metro Tech campuses will be postponed/suspended until further notice. We are taking all possible precautions for student and staff safety.
Additional events that have been postponed/suspended include: Wellness classes, Women’s Empowerment Symposium, Aviation Graduation, Women of Color, Career Fair and Conference Center meetings. Effective immediately, all external work-based activities are suspended until further notice. This includes clinicals, apprenticeships, externships, internships and assessment testing.
Metro Technology Centers wants to assure everyone that we are monitoring the COVID-19 situation. Metro Tech stands prepared to respond quickly to protect the safety of our staff, students and clients. This includes preventive measures and systems to address any cases reported to our staff or students.
There is no higher priority to us than the safety of our students, staff and stakeholders. We expect any student or staff that are exposed to COVID-19 to follow the guidelines provided by the Oklahoma City County Health Department. The district will use our standard emergency notification processes to inform all stakeholders of closures. For more information, please call 595-4111.
Additionally, here are links to helpful websites and information about COVID-19 and the response by national and state healthcare authorities.
COVID-19 Prevention & Treatment (CDC)
State Department of Health COVID-19 Summary
Oklahoma County Health Department COVID-19 Resources