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Quincy Technical Schools was established in Quincy, Illinois, in 1963. In May of 1995, Vatterott College purchased Quincy Technical Schools. The programs offered at that time included Automotive Mechanics, Computer and Business Machine Repair, Auto Body and Collision Repair and Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration. Of those four, Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration is still offered as a course of instruction.
Since that time, several program additions and changes have occurred, including the addition of Automated Office Skills(renamed Computer Office Assistant in 2002) and Electrical Mechanics in 1996; Computer Technology in 2000; Computer Aided Drafting and Design in 2002; and Medical Assistant in 2003. In October 2005 an Associate Degree in Applied Science was added for the following programs: Electrical Mechanics, Computer Aided Drafting and Design, Heating, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration, Medical Assistant, and Computer Technology.