COTC Invites Community to Engineering Technology Day

​​​June 10, 2015—Newark, OH— Central Ohio Technical College (COTC) is hosting an Engineering Technology Day on June 27th from 9:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in LeFevre Hall at the Newark campus. This event is free and open to the public. Participants can explore the newly redesigned Engineering Technology degrees and certificates, while taking part in hands-on exploration of the high-tech engineering technology labs and classrooms.

"Engineering Technology Day is a great opportunity to tour the campus and hear directly from faculty, graduates and employers," said Amir Nassirharand, Ph.D., Engineering Technology Program Director, "plus – a number of hands-on activities will give everyone the chance to experience the technology and discuss the many different career paths available with a degree in Engineering Technology."

The Engineering Technology program at COTC prepares graduates for an array of STEM-related careers. Students can earn Associate of Applied Science degrees in Engineering Technology, Electrical Trades Engineering Technology, Manufacturing Engineering Technology, and Heavy Equipment Operation Technology. Students may choose from a diverse range of engineering technology majors, including architectural, civil, electrical, and mechanical engineering technology. One year engineering technology certificates are available in architectural computer aided drafting, civil computer aided drafting or heavy equipment operator.

The community is encouraged to discover why COTC's engineering technology program may be the right fit for their career and educational goals. RSVP for free online at or contact the Gateway at (740) 366-9494 or for more information.

Central Ohio Technical College is a fully accredited, public college dedicated to providing high-quality, accessible programs of technical education in response to current and emerging employment needs, as well as encouraging the professional development of students, staff, faculty and administrators to assist them in achieving their maximum potential.  COTC is the only technical college in Ohio operating four full-service campus locations: Newark, Coshocton, Knox and Pataskala.