Central Ohio Technical College: Ranking & Review

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Central Ohio Technical College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)3,4791,1332,346

1,186 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

357 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

Central Ohio Technical College has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

Central Ohio Technical College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.

Central Ohio Technical College does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$4,296$7,056
Fees for full-time undergraduates$0$0
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$179$294

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Health Professions and Related Programs297297
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services5656
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service4949
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities4444
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services3434
Public Administration and Social Service Professions2222
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields2020
Personal and Culinary Services66
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs11
Visual and Performing Arts
Transportation and Materials Moving
Grand Total532532

A total of 532 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Central Ohio Technical College.

Graduation rate17%24%13%
  • Full-time retention rate - 53%
  • Part-time retention rate - 39%

General info

Alternative namesCOTC
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Mission StatementTo meet the technical education and training needs of students and employers in the area.
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff218
Instructional FTE115
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Transfer-High Nontraditional

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.cotc.edu
Address1179 University Drive
Newark, Ohio, 43055-1767
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Small
City population79,000