Ohio Technical Centers (OTC)

Ohio Technical Centers (OTCs) provide post-secondary career and technical education (CTE) at 54 career centers across Ohio. These institutions offer programming in the skill trades (i.e., HVAC, Phlebotomy, Police Training, EMT, etc.) that prepare learners for certificates, industry-recognized certifications, and state licensures. Many of the OTCs are positioned to respond quickly to the needs of business and industry by providing customize trainings and business consultation services to companies in order to assist with meeting Ohio’s workforce goals. 


The Center for Training Excellence (CTX) is a designation given to Ohio Technical Centers (OTCs) offering customized and contract trainings as well as business consultation services to business seeking opportunities to enhance their employee talent and elevate the businesses within their region.

CTX Guidance (PDF)
CTX Presentation (PPT)


Staff Contacts

Anthony M. Landis, Senior Director
College and Career Access & Success
(614) 387-1214

Jeffrey C. Gove, Director
Perkins Reporting and Compliance
(614) 752-1642

Verda McCoy, Assistant Director
Postsecondary Career Pathways
(614) 387-1020

Theresa A. Bryant, MBA
Program Data Manager
College and Career Access & Success
(614) 466-0544

Mailing Address
Ohio Department of Higher Education
25 South Front Street
Columbus, OH 43215

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