Blog

Thankful for Our Students in 2020

November 20, 2020 | OVCT

At Ohio Valley College of Technology, our goal is to help every student that walks through our doors achieve their career goals. From the minute you first contact us, to the day your graduate, and beyond, we provide you with continuous support, working hard to help you begin a successful new career. Our college degree programs are designed to prepare...

Our Proven Process for Success

November 6, 2020 | OVCT

At Ohio Valley College of Technology, we have many years of experience educating, training, and preparing students for new careers. We take pride in empowering each and every student to reach their full potential and achieve their career goals. Over time, we’ve developed a proven process that enables us to help each student move along their unique journey to a...

Antoinette Basinger – Staff Highlight

October 30, 2020 | OVCT

Ohio Valley College of Technology is thrilled to introduce our new Career Management Director, Antoinette Basinger. Ms. Basinger started in September of 2020 and has been hard at work ever since to provide quality career services and to support students and graduates. In her first month, Ms. Basinger has successfully arranged two big employer visits for the month of October...

Amberly Bracken – Student Highlight

October 23, 2020 | OVCT

Amberly Bracken is a new nursing student at Ohio Valley College of Technology. She lives with her boyfriend, Steve, and her two cats and two dogs. When she is not in class, you can find Amberly exploring the outdoors, traveling, or spending time with family, friends, or her pets. She has been to four different countries and loves to bake....

The Best Time to Start a College Degree Program is Now

October 16, 2020 | OVCT

Our lives have changed tremendously as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Some people have lost their jobs and some are still adapting to homeschooling their children, while others are experiencing a variety of other changes. For people who have faced disruptions to their jobs this year, making a decision on the next best move can be challenging, especially because...

Kim Campbell – Student Highlight

October 9, 2020 | OVCT

On campus, Medical Office Administration student, Kimberly Campbell, is a familiar face. As the Vice President of OVCT’s Student Government Association, she plays an active role on campus and within the community. She has been recognized by her teachers and peers for going above and beyond to foster OVCT’s WE CARE values and to make all feel like an important...

The Benefits of Choosing a Small College

October 2, 2020 | OVCT

You have a clear idea of your chosen career path, so now it’s time to make that vision a reality. For almost every profession, some training will be required. There is a wide list of options for where you can attend college and complete a training program for your new career path. You could choose from a larger university, online...

Thresea Gilchrist – Student Highlight

September 25, 2020 | OVCT

Medical Assisting student, Thresea Gilchrist, is the current president of Ohio Valley College of Technology’s Student Government Association. She is a true leader on campus, going above and beyond to help her classmates, serve her community, and make the college going experience special for all students. She has lead fundraisers to aid students in need, created special events, and fostered...

How to Choose the Right College Degree for You

September 18, 2020 | OVCT

We’re more likely to thrive at things we are passionate about doing, so choosing a career path that is similar to our passion, will help set the stage for a better and more fulfilling career. However, there are so many career options to choose from, and things can become overwhelming as you try to make the best selection. Determining your...

Providing Quality Front Office Customer Service From An OVCT Point of View

September 11, 2020 | OVCT

By: Katie Lowe Hello Friends! It’s Katie Lowe, OVCT’s Front Office Administrative Assistant. You may remember me from “Where is Katie Lowe?”, a series of blogs I did while I was attending OVCT as a business administration student. I have made the transition from business administration graduate to Administrative Assistant here at OVCT, and I am so happy! I get...