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How to Apply for Financial Aid

Steps to obtaining Financial Aid:

  1. Fill out a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

    Obtain a PIN to sign your FAFSA electronically from

    Apply online at

    Send your FAFSA to Carthage Technical Center using the Department of Education
    School Code 041522
  2. Make sure you are admitted to Carthage Technical Center

    Find applications online at

    Check your application status by calling (417)359-7095

  3. Once you are admitted and have filed a FAFSA, the Financial Aid office will process your application and award you a package of financial aid that you are eligible to receive. We will send you a letter to notify you when your financial aid package is available for review in the Financial Aid office.

Some other important information about the financial aid process:

The Financial Aid Office may request that you submit additional information to finalize your application for financial aid, including copies of your Federal tax returns. Make sure any additional paperwork is submitted promptly.

Make sure to reference the Financial Aid Handbook on our website. It contains details and helpful information that could have an impact on your eligibility.
Be sure to sign all of your loan paperwork (most of which can be done electronically) before school starts.For further information or if you have questions, contact Shannon Peterson, Financial Aid, at (417)359-7095.


For further information or if you have questions, contact Shannon Peterson, Financial Aid, at (417)359-7095.