Welcome back to COTC! Whether you graduated with an associate degree or a certificate, you are part of our alumni. By reconnecting with COTC, you can continue to be involved with the college in a variety of ways.

Message to Alumni

Dear COTC Alumni,

This is a very exciting time in the life of the college,​ and we hope you will consider partnering with us.

We want to express a sincere thank you to our very dedicated volunteers and a welcome to those alumni who are exploring the opportunity to get involved.

The Office of Advancement
1179 University Drive | John Gilbert Reese Center, 105 | Newark, OH 43055

​Kim Manno, JD, CFRE | Director of Advancement | 740.366.9135 direct line | 740.366.9242 fax​​

Becky Clawson | Assistant Director of Advancement | 740.755.7866 direct line

Laura Walsh | Advancement Office Associate​ | 740.364.9514 direct line | 740.366.9242 fax​


2023 Alumni Holiday Reception

2022 Alumni Holiday Reception


Alumni Council

The COTC Alumni Council consists of up to 20 alumni volunteers who serve as an advisory committee to the director of advancement for the purpose of suggesting and implementing programming and events for the Alumni Program. Council members are nominated and elected by the council, and serve staggered three-year terms. The council convenes for a one-hour meeting four times per year.

Alumni interested in serving on the Alumni Council should contact the Advancement Office at 740.364.9514.



Central Ohio Technical College holds two ceremonies each academic year following the completion of autumn semester in December and spring semester in May. All summer semester graduates will be invited to participate in the autumn commencement ceremony immediately following their completion.

Information for graduating students


Stay Connected

By staying connected to your alma mater, you foster the relationships you made during your time at COTC and create even more connections. Each year our alumni network grows stronger and more diverse—supporting each other in professional careers, business opportunities and more. Check out some ways to stay connected and involved below.