COTC Nursing Program Information Meetings Scheduled for July & August

Newark, Ohio—Central Ohio Technical College will hold seven nursing information meetings in July and August.  The meetings provide an overview of the process and requirements for application to the Nursing Program. Attendance at an information meeting is required for admission to the Nursing Program and is valid for one year.

COTC offers four plans of study in Nursing Technology and each pathway will be discussed during the information meeting: Associate Degree Nursing (ADN), Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) to ADN Transition, Practical Nursing one-year certificate and State Tested Nurse Aide (STNA) certificate.  The Nursing Program is accredited by the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission and approved by the Ohio Board of Nursing.

  • Nursing information meetings being held at the COTC Newark Campus, Hopewell Hall, Room 53, located at 1189 University Drive, are on Monday, July 11, from 10:00 a.m. to noon and on Tuesday, July 26, from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m.
  • The COTC Coshocton Campus, Montgomery Hall, Room 150, located at 200 North Whitewoman Street, Coshocton, will hold its Nursing information meeting on Tuesday, July 26, from 10:00 a.m. to noon and on Wednesday, August 31, from 2 – 4:00 p.m.
  • The COTC Knox Campus, Ariel Hall, located at 236 S. Main St., Mount Vernon, will hold a Nursing information meeting on Thursday, July 21 from 10:00 a.m. – noon.
  • The COTC Pataskala Campus, Room 110, located at 8660 East Broad Street, Reynoldsburg, will hold a Nursing information meeting on Wednesday, July 20 from 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. and on Wednesday, August 10 from 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.

For more information call the COTC Gateway Office at 740-366-9222.  To RSVP for any of these information meetings, please visit

COTC is presently accepting applications for the traditional Associate Degree Nursing (RN) program and the Practical Nursing (LPN) program at the Newark campus. Additionally, applications may be submitted for the LPN to RN Transition program at both the Knox and the Newark campuses. Deadline is October 1, 2016.

The Nursing Program at Central Ohio Technical College is approved by the Ohio Board of Nursing.

Central Ohio Technical College opened in 1971 and is celebrating its 45th anniversary in 2016. COTC 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.