COTC Exceeds Enrollment Goal Despite Uncertainties of COVID-19

Amid widespread health and economic uncertainty across the state and country, and despite conducting almost all instruction in new, remote formats to avoid spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), Central Ohio Technical College (COTC) exceeded its summer semester 2020 enrollment goal.


June 3 Message to the Community – We Must Do Better

Dear members of the Central Ohio Technical College (COTC) and Ohio State Newark community,

Similar, we are certain, to many of you, we are deeply saddened and angered by the deaths of African Americans such as George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor and countless others. It is a struggle to adequately express how events like these, the latest in a string of tragic examples of injustice in our society, strike at the fabric of humanity, the nation and our COTC and Ohio State Newark missions.


COTC Recognizes Healthcare Program Graduates

many people in different boxes in a shared Zoom screen, COTC radiologic science technology virtual pinning ceremony

Central Ohio Technical College (COTC) recognized the spring semester 2020 graduates of diagnostic medical sonography, radiologic science and nursing technologies in virtual pinning ceremonies and celebrations.*


Education is Everything for Ghanaian Immigrant

African-American male smiling at camera, COTC student Maxwell Doku

Anyone meeting Maxwell Doku for the first time is immediately drawn to his soft-spoken demeanor and natural smile. But spend a bit more time with the Ghanaian immigrant and you’ll quickly learn that steely determination and grit simmer just below his gentle manner. 


COTC to Offer More Than $1 Million in Scholarships

Get career training help for job loss and financial challenges from COVID-19

Community members who have lost their jobs or are facing financial challenges or hardships due to COVID-19 can get financial help for career training from Central Ohio Technical College (COTC).


COTC Announces Bold and Supportive “We’re Here for Our Students Promise”

Summer semester registration open

Central Ohio Technical College (COTC) is taking bold and supportive measures to ensure that its students’ educations are not adversely affected during the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. In honoring its commitment to providing access to high-quality technical education, COTC will offer its traditional 12-week summer semester beginning on May 11 as originally scheduled. Due to COVID-19, all courses and student services will continue to be delivered in a remote format indefinitely.


Central Ohio Technical College Students Benefit from Emergency Grants

Central Ohio Technical College (COTC) students, faculty and staff as well as our community partners and friends of the college have proven their resilience in the face of change and uncertainty these last few weeks. We’ve witnessed small acts of kindness turn into large movements as individuals have stepped up to care for others in their time of need. For those that are looking for ways to give back from the safety of their home, COTC welcomes donations to support the availability of emergency grants for students. 


COTC Gives Back

During these extraordinary times, Central Ohio Technical College (COTC) is giving back to the communities that support it.