Central Ohio Technical College 117 Columbus Road
Fredericktown, OH 43019
Preparing students to enter today's technology-drive workforce, Central Ohio Technical College offers state-of-the-art associate degree and certificate programs in rapidly growing career fields including business, computers, engineering, health care and public service. Recently named Ohio's fastest growing college, record breaking enrollment growth and new programming are attracting students to the education and training necessary to be successful in the job market of today and tomorrow.
Campuses located in Newark, Coshocton, Pataskala and Fredericktown offer Ohio residents access to quality programming, market-driven technology and the first step on a pathway of lifelong learning. Partnerships with other institutions make it possible for COTC graduates to transition on towards a bachelor's degree.
COTC provides students an experience inside as well as outside the classroom through a variety of student organizations, intramural and intercollegiate sports, campus housing and student government. Construction will begin this year on the Newark campus for a new student union and library providing space for education as well as socialization.
COTC has established a reputation built on quality programming, supported by the right technology, led by a dedicated and experienced faculty. This powerful and unique combination contributes to a graduate employment rate of more than 90 percent working in their chosen field of study and high satisfaction with their educational experience. Integral to the communities we serve and the workforce seeking qualified employees, Central Ohio Technical College is an exciting educational opportunity located in your backyard.
Kenyon College Office of Admissions
Gambier, OH 43022
Kenyon College, the oldest private institution of higher education in Ohio, is located four miles east of Mount Vernon in Gambier, Ohio. Clergyman and educator Philander Chase founded Kenyon College in 1824. Chase created the small, liberal arts college with funds from American and British benefactors. Today, there are 50 buildings on the campus, many of which include stone architecture and gothic spires.
Kenyon enrolls approximately 1500 students representing 48 states and 24 foreign countries. Students get to know their professors well in the small class settings with a student-faculty ratio of 10 to 1.The majority of professors at Kenyon have a Ph.D. or other terminal degree in their educational field.
The students attending Kenyon College are also an impressive group. Most of the students graduated in the top 10 percent of their high school class and 90 percent of Kenyon graduates who apply to graduate school are accepted.
Some graduates of Kenyon College include Edwin M. Stanton, President Lincoln's secretary of war; David Davis, Supreme Court Justice; Stanley Matthews, Supreme Court Justice; President Rutherford B. Hayes; Robert Lowell, poet; E.L. Doctorow, novelist; William Gass, novelist; James Wright, poet; Paul Newman, actor; and Olof Palme, Swedish Prime Minister.
Mount Vernon Nazarene University 800 Martinsburg Road
Mount Vernon, OH 43050
Mount Vernon Nazarene University is located on the southern edge of Mount Vernon, just minutes from downtown, on State Route 586. Founded in 1968, MVNU is a private, four-year, intentionally Christian teaching university for traditional age students, graduate students and working adults. MVNU offers over 80 academic majors and programs leading to associate, bachelor's, and master's degrees.
MVNU's Adult and Graduate Studies programs provide an opportunity for working adults to obtain a quality education in a learning environment tailored to their busy lives and specific needs. Undergraduate degrees are available in a variety of business fields and graduate programs are offered in ministry and education. MVNU Adult and Graduate Studies operates at 9 locations throughout the state of Ohio.
As an academic community of faith, MVNU strives to shape Christ-like leaders for lifelong service and global impact. U.S. News & World Report ranks MVNU in the Top 50 Best in the Midwest (Bachelor's) for the second year in a row. Emphasizing academic excellence, spiritual growth, and service to community and church, MVNU offers an affordable education to more than 2,540 students from 29 states and 9 countries/U.S. territories.
For more information on MVNU, call 1-866-462-MVNU or visit www.mvnu.edu.
For more information on Adult and Graduate Studies, call 1-800-839-2355 or visit http://ags.mvnu.edu.
Sunday May 19, 2013
Upcoming events include:
Free Movie Night-Silver Linings Playbook (R)
Utica Sertoma Ice Cream Festival
The Last Saturday Cafe
Utica Sertoma Ice Cream Festival
Click here for more information about these and other Knox County Events.