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How to Stick to Your Resolutions and Goals All Year Long

February 19, 2021 | OVCT

It’s a new year, and we are now weeks into 2021. Everyone has created their New Year’s resolutions and goals for the year but making them is easy. Staying committed to your resolutions and goals for the rest of the year is much more challenging. One of your resolutions may be to work out and make healthier food choices. Or...

Kayla Habbit – Student Highlight

February 12, 2021 | OVCT

Medical Assisting student, Kayla Habbit, was a new high school graduate when she chose Ohio Valley College of Technology. During high school, Kayla attended the Jefferson County Joint Vocational Center, where she studied Early Childhood Education.  After graduation, she decided that she wanted to pursue something in the medical field. Kayla decided to look at Ohio Valley College of Technology...

4 Tips For Better Time Management

February 5, 2021 | OVCT

We are all given the same 24 hours in a day, yet some people can get more done than others in the same time frame. How do they do this? What tricks do they use to accomplish more during their day? The trick is simple: better time management! When you make an effort to manage your time, it will enable...

Santana Garcia – Student Highlight

January 29, 2021 | OVCT

Santana Garcia, a medical assisting student at OVCT, can be found running all around campus. If she isn’t in class or working on her school work in the media center, she can be found helping out the staff around campus during her hours as a work-study. When asked what she was doing before she decided to come to OVCT, she...

Katelyn McFarland – Faculty Highlight

January 22, 2021 | OVCT

All of us at OVCT would like to take a moment to showcase the newest member of our family, Ms. Katelyn McFarland! Ms. McFarland is an OVCT graduate of our Medical Assisting program and decided that, when she was presented with the opportunity, she wanted to come back to teach! “I was challenged to ‘DREAM BIG’ for my career portfolio...

What You Need To Know About Financial Aid At OVCT

January 15, 2021 | OVCT

As you consider continuing your education by going to college, there are some important decisions you will need to make, and financial aid is one of them. Figuring out exactly how you will pay for your college degree is an essential step to enrolling in school. At OVCT, we support our students through every step of the enrollment process, from...

Sierra Frettinger – Graduate Highlight

January 8, 2021 | OVCT

Prior to attending Ohio Valley College of Technology, Sierra Frettinger attended Ivy Tech Community College. Much like Ohio Valley College of Technology, Ivy Tech offered small class sizes, but something was missing for Sierra. With OVCT, Sierra knew that the advisors and other faculty had her best interest at heart right from the very beginning. The decision to attend OVCT...

Happy Holidays Message

December 23, 2020 | OVCT

As we approach the end of another successful year here at Ohio Valley College of Technology, we would like to thank you for being a part of the OVCT family and wish you all the happiness for the upcoming year. With another crazy but successful year coming to a close, let’s take a moment to reflect on all that we...

Christmas Giving: How To Give Back During the Holidays

December 17, 2020 | OVCT

The holiday season has arrived, and it brings with it Christmas music, great food, and tasty desserts. For many people, this is the most wonderful time of the year, but this season can be very challenging for others who are not as fortunate. This means that we have an opportunity to give back and help others during the holiday season....

Meet The Campus President – Courtney Martin

December 11, 2020 | OVCT

Meet Courtney Martin, Campus President at Ohio Valley College of Technology! In her role as Campus President, Courtney strives to help each and every student achieve their career goals. “Every student and every person not only has the capacity to learn, but also the capacity to find a fulfilling career. We meet students where they are and help them form...