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Amanda Dean – Student Highlight

February 21, 2019 | OVCT

OVCT School of Nursing student Amanda Dean graduated from West Branch High School in 2017 and entered the Associate Degree in Nursing program that September.  Amanda always thought she would attend a traditional four-year university and says she had no idea that programs like the accelerated 24-month program even existed until her senior year.  Amanda thinks it is pretty awesome...

Why We Have Continuous Enrollment? Are you ready to get started?

February 14, 2019 | OVCT

Ohio Valley College of Technology (OVCT) offers continuous enrollment. Continuous enrollment benefits all students regardless of if they are looking for their first job after high school or an adult who wants to change the direction of their current career. OVCT’s enrollment period begins every six weeks, allowing students to enroll at their convenience as opposed to a few times...

Frequently Asked Financial Aid Questions

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By: Sarah Ferguson – Financial Aid Officer At Ohio Valley College of Technology, we try to make your college experience as stress-free and enjoyable as possible. There are some frequently asked questions regarding our financial aid process and questions about grants you can receive through the school that I am going to answer for you today. One of our most...

How to go from a Practical Nurse to a Registered Nurse in just 16 months!

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Ohio Valley College of Technology is proud to offer an LPN to RN Bridge Program. The Bridge program is designed for Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs) to obtain direct admission to the Nursing Associate Degree program at OVCT, leading to eligibility to take the NCLEX-RN for licensure as a Registered Nurse.  Classes begin every April, require no prerequisites, and students enjoy...

Make the Career Change in 2019 – How to Get Started?

January 29, 2019 | OVCT

Now that 2019 is here and almost one month into the New Year lets discuss how we can help you attain those New Year Resolutions going back to school or starting a new career. At Ohio Valley College of Technology we offer the following programs: Nursing Medical Assisting Dental Assisting Medical Office Administration Business Administration The enrollment process is simple...

Are You Looking for a Career Change? – Make 2019 The Year You Go to College

January 28, 2019 | OVCT

A New Year’s Resolution is a promise that you make to yourself to start doing something positive or stop doing something negative on the first day of the year. New Year resolutions may be to change your career, go to school, obtain a new job, lose weight, eat healthier, exercise more, or quit smoking. Regardless of your 2019 resolutions, below...

Q&A With Instructor Tim Clutter

January 24, 2019 | OVCT

What is your educational background? I graduated from Wellsville High School in 2011, and started my college experience at Youngstown State University. While attending Youngstown State I was majoring in social work, but something about the area just wasn’t the right fit for me. I transferred to Kent State during my junior year and joined the communication program. The program...

Anthony Winston – Student Highlight

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My name is Anthony Winston and I am a student here at Ohio Valley College of Technology. I have been a student here since August of 2018 and so far I am enjoying it far more than my past college experience. I attended another local college on and off for five years total after high school. It was a decent...

The Path To A Career In Business

January 17, 2019 | OVCT

If you want to learn more about OVCT’s Business Administration program, check out the infographic below!

Dental Assisting – Program Highlight

November 28, 2018 | OVCT

In Ohio Valley College of Technology’s Dental Assisting program, students learn the skills they need to become a successful dental assistant. Some of these skills include four and six-handed dentistry, sterilization and disinfection techniques, processing and exposing radiographic images, dental tray set-ups, proper use of dental terminology, tooth identification, patient education, dental coding and insurance, instrument identification, procedure knowledge and...