Program Accreditation Information



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Associate Degree in Nursing Program Accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing. The 2020 survey resulted in continuing accreditation.

3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400
Atlanta, Georgia 30326
Phone: 404.975.5000
Fax: 404.975.5020

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Dedicated to excellence in nursing education, the National League for Nursing is the preferred membership organization for nurse faculty and leaders in nursing education.

Approved by the Ohio Board of Nursing
Whose mission is to actively safeguard the health of the public through the effective regulation of nursing care. 
17 South High Street
Suite 400
Columbus, Ohio 43215-7410
614.466.3947 • FAX: 614.466.0388

The Central Ohio Technical College Nursing Program is fully compliant with the Ohio Board of Nursing regulations and Ohio Revised Code requirements for nursing educational programs content. Students completing a nursing education program at Central Ohio Technical College are eligible to sit for the NCLEX exam for Ohio licensure. The Central Ohio Technical College Nursing Program has not determined if their curriculum meets the educational requirements for any other states in the U.S. If you plan to complete your nursing education at Central Ohio Technical College and obtain your licensure in another state, you may find your desired state’s educational requirements provided by NCSBN at this link.

COTC Student Achievement Data

Associate of Applied Science in Nursing Technology

Program Student Learning Outcomes Achieved

Standardized testing results confirm the nursing program is producing graduates competent in the six end-of-program student learning outcomes.

NCLEX-RN Pass Rates

Overall NCLEX-RN Trending:

Year End 2020 = 92.27% (compared to national rate of 86.58%)

Year End 2021 =  85.56% (compared to national rate of 82.48%)

Year End 2022 = 84.15 % (compared to national rate of 79.91%)

Year End 2023 = 92.72% (compared to national rate of 88.56%)


2019-2020 Academic Year: 83.5% of respondents indicated they had an RN position in healthcare within 12 months of graduation.

Program Completion

2020-2021 Academic Year: 76% completed the program within seven semesters.