COTC Accepting Nominations for Alumni Awards

Central Ohio Technical College (COTC) is accepting nominations for three alumni awards: the Outstanding Alumni Award, the Transitions Alumni Award and the John C. “Jay” Barker Community Service Alumni Award.


Enroll this Fall in COTC’s Accelerated Courses

There’s still time to enroll at Central Ohio Technical College (COTC) this fall. Registration is open for the college’s second-term accelerated courses, which start Oct. 18. Accelerated classes allow students to earn the same college credit as full-length semester courses in half the time.


Learn about COTC’s Digital Media Design Program at Upcoming Virtual Visit

Design your future in Central Ohio Technical College’s (COTC) digital media design (DMD) technology program.  Learn more about degree and certificate options in DMD at an upcoming virtual visit on Nov. 2, from 6 – 7 p.m. that will feature a faculty meet and greet, showcase student work and allow future students to ask questions.


Free Community Book Club and Discussion with Author

Featuring Playing Indian by Philip J. Deloria

Book Cover Image with title Playing Indian. Clouds in background with image of Native American wearing a feather headdress at forefront.

Members of the community are invited to participate in One Book, One Community, a free community book club hosted by The Ohio State University at Newark and Central Ohio Technical College (COTC) in partnership with the public library systems of Licking County. This year’s book selection is Playing Indian by Philip J. Deloria. A virtual discussion with the author will be held on Monday, October 11, at 3 p.m. 


COTC Joins Achieving the Dream Network

Strengthen Student Success, Address Equity Challenges

Central Ohio Technical College (COTC) has joined the 2021 cohort of the Achieving the Dream (ATD) Network, a coalition of more than 300 colleges in 45 states and the District of Columbia dedicated to improving student success.


COTC Pataskala Campus Grand Reopening

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony and Open House

outside of building

Central Ohio Technical College (COTC) will celebrate the grand reopening of its Pataskala campus with a public ribbon-cutting ceremony on Friday, August 27 at 9 a.m.


New Science and Technology Building Opens at Newark Campus

Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony to Be Held August 13

Modern three story building

Construction of the much-anticipated John and Mary Alford Center for Science and Technology on the shared Newark campus of The Ohio State University and Central Ohio Technical College (COTC) is complete, and the public is invited to tour the brand-new STEM facility at a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Friday, August 13 at 9 a.m. 


COTC Celebrates 50 Years of In-Demand Education

Central Ohio Technical College (COTC) is celebrating 50 years of providing high-quality education leading to in-demand careers for central Ohioans. The college kicked off a year-long 50th-anniversary celebration on July 1.