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COTC launches new dental certificate

| June 7, 2022

Certified Dental Assistants (CDAs) can advance their career with a new certificate at Central Ohio Technical College (COTC). The Expanded Function Dental Auxiliary (EFDA) Certificate launches in autumn semester, which begins Aug. 24. New students can apply now for free. An Ohio EFDA is permitted to perform advanced remediable intra-oral procedures that involve the placement […]

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New industrial electrician certificate offers quick entry to high-paying career options

New industrial electrician certificate offers quick entry to high-paying career options

| June 2, 2022

Thanks to a new certificate offered by Central Ohio Technical College (COTC), an in-demand job as an industrial electrician could be yours within a year. Beginning this autumn, this six-course Industrial Electrician Tier I Certificate is an efficient option for students looking to enter the job market quickly while also laying the groundwork for a […]

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Coshocton community support of Camp Invention leads to 3rd regional location

Coshocton community support of Camp Invention leads to 3rd regional location

| May 27, 2022

In Coshocton County, the opportunity for STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) disciplines is expanding, as the commitment of residents and community leaders to provide the Camp Invention program continues to grow. Through area organizations’ 2022 financial support, 225 local students will attend Camp Invention this year at three regional locations: Coshocton Elementary School, Coshocton, […]

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Chess club makes history again

Chess club makes history again

| May 24, 2022

Last year for the first time ever, Ridgewood Chess Club’s Spring Open Final came down to two siblings playing each other for the right to have their name put on the coveted chess club plaque. Brothers Noah and Jadon Smoulder played in the championship game with Jadon becoming the eventual 2021 champion. For the second […]

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Mladek named CCCC outstanding student

Mladek named CCCC outstanding student

| May 24, 2022

The Coshocton County Career announced this year’s recipient of the Outstanding Career Center Student of the Year award during the career center’s passport ceremony that was held on May 19. This year’s award was presented to Carah Mladek, a natural resources student, and Ridgewood High School graduate by Cordell Brown (BOE Vice President) and Coshocton […]

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School-based driver education programs to begin

| May 9, 2022

The Muskingum Valley Educational Service Center (MVESC), in collaboration with the Ohio Valley Educational Service Center (OVESC), is developing and implementing driver education programs across the region in 15 school districts. The program is designed to meet a need expressed by the districts, as well as address a significant barrier to student employment. Information from […]

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Ridgewood receives grant money to expand program

| May 3, 2022

The Muskingum Valley Educational Service Center is receiving $961,150 in grants to launch a new afterschool program at New Lexington Schools and expand current afterschool programs at Morgan and Ridgewood Local Schools. The Ohio Department of Education announced April 28 a total of $89 million in Summer Learning and Afterschool Opportunities Grants to 161 community-based […]

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COTC Coshocton Campus Visit Day set for April 29

COTC Coshocton Campus Visit Day set for April 29

| April 23, 2022

High school students and adult learners can register for an upcoming visit day to tour Central Ohio Technical College’s (COTC) Coshocton campus, see equipment and labs, engage with faculty and staff, and learn about the certificates and degrees now offered in full at the campus. Light snacks and drinks will be provided. At COTC, you […]

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