Make a Difference in a Human Services or Social Work Career

Learn more at COTC Visit Day Sept. 19


Learn more about working in human services or social work at Central Ohio Technical College’s (COTC) human services and social work visit day. If you are interested in beginning a career or earning additional professional credentials, COTC can help you on the path to long-term career success. During the visit, faculty and staff will share information about COTC’s multiple certificates and degree options in human services and social work to help you consider and choose the right path for you.

Visit Day:

Monday, Sept. 19
11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

COTC Newark campus
John L. and Christine Warner Library and Student Center, room 126
1219 University Drive, Newark, OH 43055

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The most rewarding aspect of a career in human services is the satisfaction of knowing that you are helping others and making a difference. Possible career paths include working with various populations as a social work assistant, chemical dependency counselor assistant, case manager, intake coordinator, group leader and many others. 


Associate of Applied Science in Human Services

Associate of Arts with a concentration in Social Work


Addiction Studies

Behavioral and Mental Health

Case Management for the Healthcare and Gerontology Professional

Many certificate classes count toward the Associate of Applied Science in Human Services. Students can quickly complete certificates in just two semesters.

Benefits of COTC:

  • Full-time, part-time or accelerated degree options.
  • Online or in-person classes are offered at all four COTC campuses in Newark, Coshocton, Knox and Pataskala.
  • Nationally accredited.
  • Transferability to multiple bachelor’s degree programs.
  • Gain professional certifications as a Social Work Assistant and Human Services – Board Certified Practitioner. Earn partial requirements for Chemical Dependency Counselor Assistant and Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor II.
  • More than $1 million in scholarships are awarded annually.
  • Knox and Coshocton Promise programs offer free tuition for eligible residents.

Learn More and Get Started Today

Call the COTC Admissions Office at 740.366.9222 or email to learn more and speak with an admissions counselor.

Learn more about COTC’s human services and social work academic offerings at

COTC is a fully accredited, public college dedicated to providing high-quality, accessible programs of technical education in response to current and emerging employment needs. COTC has four campus locations: Newark, Coshocton, Knox and Pataskala.