Where can I find a list of classes (plan of study) for the
program I want to study?
The courses students need to take to complete a certificate or
degree are listed in a plan of study.
If I am already a peace officer does that qualify me for
Students who are currently Ohio Certified Peace Officers may be
eligible to apply credit to the peace officer basic training
program but must provide documentation of current peace
Can I take classes online or face-to-face?
The law enforcement technology associate degree and the peace
officer basic training certificate
both include hands-on learning and
some face-to-face classes. There are some online courses
that can be taken as part of the law enforcement technology
What expenses are there in addition to tuition?
Students in the law enforcement technology associate degree
program — and the Peace Officer Basic Training Certificate
program — will be required to purchase and wear a
What type of financial assistance is available to help me pay for
COTC awards more than $1 million in scholarships to students each
Every student is encouraged to complete a Free Application
for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to be considered for grants,
scholarships and loans.
Students who complete a FAFSA are automatically considered for
some scholarships. Other scholarships
require an application.
Connect with the Office of Student Financial Service at
740.366.9435 or email NWKfirstname.lastname@example.org.
Can I pursue a bachelor’s degree after I complete an associate
Students interested in continuing their education to pursue a
bachelor’s degree can consider transferring to a four-year
college or university. COTC has a transfer agreement with
Tiffin University for
How do I get started at COTC?
Help us learn more about you by visiting our Future Students webpage, then follow
the COTC Steps to Enroll to