Central Ohio Technical College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - PoorQuality:Education Quality Rating - Very BadSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Oustanding
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Central Ohio Technical College is a small two-year, public school with 3,570 students enrolled. This college was established in 1971 and is one of the 3 colleges and schools located in Newark, Ohio.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
30
Fair
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are offered at Central Ohio Technical College.

COTC implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 30 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, Medical, Criminal Justice, Business, and Management. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges.


Student Retention
46%
Bad
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Central Ohio Technical College is very low at 46% (way below Ohio average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
15 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Central Ohio Technical College is very low: 17%. About 13% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at COTC is pretty decent: 15:1. Find out more details about instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$7,100
Low
Average tuition charges are low - $7,100 a year.

Read the details about Central Ohio Technical College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The college will consider accepting dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

The undergraduate application fee at Central Ohio Technical College is $20.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Central Ohio Technical College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (740) 366-1351 or check Central Ohio Technical College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
C-
Unsafe
Central Ohio Technical College provides a distance education program and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Central Ohio Technical College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
Currently there is no on-campus housing at Central Ohio Technical College.

Based on the college crime information, Central Ohio Technical College seems to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Central Ohio Technical College Location and Maps



Post Address: Central Ohio Technical College, 1179 University Drive, Newark, Ohio 43055-1767, USA
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