Newark Campus

Newark Campus

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​The Newark campus is COTC’s first and largest campus in both physical size and enrollment. It is located about 40 miles east of Columbus. The 200-acre campus has 12 buildings, including seven academic buildings and three residence halls.

Some of the amenities include:

  • The John L. and Christine Warner Library that, as part of The Ohio State University library system and the OhioLINK consortium, provides access to millions of books and other library materials.
  • The 10,000 square foot Adena Recreation Center includes a gymnasium and recently renovated fitness facility that is free for students and alumni.​
  • The John and Mary Alford Center for Science and Technology features a multidisciplinary health simulation center. 

​​​​At Central Ohio Technical College you can choose from more than 50 associate degrees and certificates that fit your goals and obtain the high-tech skills and training needed to compete in today’s workforce. Students choose COTC to gain hands-on, applicable experience to begin ​working in the field, or to transfer those credits toward a bachelor’s degree program.

Come to campus and connect with the Gateway Enrollment Center

  • ​Learn about classes and program offerings at COTC.
  • Talk with our Newark campus Admissions Representative at 740.366.9222​​​ or email
  • The Newark campus is located at 1179 University Drive, Newark. The Gateway Enrollment Center is in Hopewell Hall at 1189 University Drive.

Nursing Open House

Celebrating 50 Years of Nursing at COTC

A black and white photo of nursing students in 1980s next to a colored photo of current students using a high-tech anatomy visualization table.

COTC alumni, former and current faculty, healthcare partners, friends of the college and prospective students are invited to celebrate 50 years of academic excellence in COTC’s highly regarded nursing programs.

Meet and mingle with our expert faculty, take a tour of our skilled nursing labs and see ongoing demonstrations of our leading-edge educational technology, including our Anatomage virtual dissection table. Refreshments, nursing-themed giveaways and free COTC alumni t-shirts for attendees.

Experience firsthand why COTC remains a strong regional leader in nursing education.
  • Coshocton campus: Tuesday, Oct. 18 from 10 a.m. to noon
  • Knox campus: Wednesday, Oct. 19 from 10 a.m. to noon
  • Pataskala campus: Thursday, Oct. 27 from 10 a.m. to noon
  • Newark campus: Friday, Oct. 28 from 10 a.m. to noon