OVCT School of Nursing Degree is Just 24 Months!


OVCT’s School of Nursing strives to prepare nursing students to provide the highest quality patient care. Nurses save lives and make a difference by bringing people hope and comfort as they struggle to deal with difficult situations concerning themselves or loved ones.

Before you can become a nurse, however, you need to receive well-rounded, specialized nursing training to help prepare you for the variety of patient challenges and medical situations you may encounter throughout your career. OVCT can provide you with this specialized nursing training through our hands-on labs and local clinicals. We can also offer you a direct admissions policy which means you won’t waste time taking classes not related to nursing!

If you are a caring, understanding, and empathetic person, then you have the qualities it takes to be an effective and supportive registered nurse! Contact OVCT’s School of Nursing and to find out how you can be ready for your nursing boards in months!

“I’ve only been going to OVCT for seven months, but it is one of the best decisions that I have ever made. My time here has made me have confidence on myself and has helped me grow as a person!” – Brittany Blake, OVCT Student

About Our East Liverpool Nursing Program at OVCT


Our East Liverpool Nursing program is a direct admission program. This means you won’t waste time and money taking classes only to find out later that you are not accepted into the program.

And at OVCT, we understand that being a nurse is both an art and a science that requires compassion, critical thinking and problem-solving skills. That is why our curriculum for this program addresses a variety of important aspects of the job, such as:

  • Nursing values
  • The nursing process
  • Health promotion and maintenance
  • Nursing roles
  • Therapeutic communication skills
  • Competent nursing training

You will be able to learn the necessary skills and tactics it takes to obtain a career in registered nursing not only through classroom learning, but also through our skills laboratory and clinical practice settings.

Clinical Locations


To achieve the aims of the Associate Degree of Nursing program, students are required to participate in clinical experiences in a variety of settings. This is in addition to learning the theory content included in the nursing classes. Some of the clinical rotations nursing students may experience include the following:

  • Akron Children’s Hospital
  • East Liverpool City Hospital
  • Trinity East Hospital
  • Vista Center

Accreditation and Approvals


OVCT is institutionally accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES) to award associate degrees and diplomas. ABHES is a national accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

The Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools | ABHES
7777 Leesburg Pike, Suite 314
Falls Church, VA 22043
Phone: (703) 917-9503
Web Address: http://www.abhes.org/

The Ohio Valley College of Technology School of Nursing Associate Degree in Nursing has been granted Full Approval by the Ohio Board of Nursing.

Ohio Board of Nursing
17 South High Street, Suite 400
Columbus, Ohio 43215-7410
Phone: (614) 466-3947
Fax: (614) 466-0388
http://www.nursing.ohio.gov/

Get Your Nursing Degree in East Liverpool, Ohio Today


Once you make the decision to earn an associate degree in nursing, it’s time to find the right nursing program and school to fit your needs.

OVCT provides a structured nursing program that will teach you the necessary information and skills to help you in your future career.

With our program, you can earn your RN degree in just 24 months, allowing you to take your licensing exam and enter the workforce sooner. This also means that we don’t add unnecessary courses to your nursing training. The courses you’ll take relate to your future career.

If you’re ready to take the plunge and begin your nursing training in East Liverpool, then get started by applying to Ohio Valley College of Technology today!

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