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


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...

Business Administration – Program Highlight

November 16, 2018 | OVCT

The business world is thrilling, fast-paced, and challenging! If you want to be part of the excitement, consider obtaining your Associate Degree in Business Administration and start your new career in just two years. The two-year business program offered through Ohio Valley College of Technology focuses on providing students with hands-on, practical experience with less focus on theory, and more...

Gabrielle Jamison – Student Highlight

November 8, 2018 | OVCT

  My name is Gabrielle Jamison and I am a student at Ohio Valley College of Technology. Coming to OVCT was one of the best decisions I have made in a long time.  Before attending OVCT, I attended another college in Columbiana County and received an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Early Childhood Education. While I did earn a...

Understanding FAFSA With OVCT’s Financial Aid Officer Sarah Ferguson

June 29, 2018 | OVCT

Frequently Asked Questions · What is the FAFSA? FAFSA stands for Free Application for Federal Student Aid. It is a form that students fill out to apply for federal grants and loans. The form asks questions about income, family size, and other factors. It is then processed and all of the information that was provided is used to determine which...

Let’s Talk Business


Hands-On Marketing with OVCT Student Samantha Riggs During the first week of my Marketing class we were assigned a project that was not your typical college assignment. With this project, we had to come up with a product, sell it to our fellow students, and then market the product in the area around us. As we brainstormed on what product...

4 Ways Nurses Can Build Genuine Connections with Patients

April 20, 2018 | OVCT

When you are a nurse, your relationships with patients help you perform your duties, and they also help to put patients at ease as they prepare for surgeries, recover from incidents, or receive ongoing care. Check out these quick tips on how to build a more genuine connection with your patients from OVCT! 1. Stay Focused on Them For those...

Everything a College Student Needs to Know Coming from a Nursing Student at OVCT

March 7, 2018 | OVCT

-Joshua Underwood, Year One Nursing Student    Going to college for the first time can be an exciting and scary experience all at once. You may have expectations from stories you have heard from others, from movies, or from recruiters from the colleges you plan on attending. You will have a lot to think about when adjusting to the college...