Bowling Night OTC Style

Over 100 of Ohio Technical College students from the Main & Eastern (PSI) campuses to enjoy a night of bowling.  A special thanks to Wickliffe Lanes in Wickliffe, Ohio for hosting OTC Bowling Night. Students not only shared in bowling fun, socializing, but also devoured 17 sheet pizzas. Everyone enjoyed endless free soda compliments of

11 OTC Auto-Diesel Students Pass the Universal Certification

Ohio Technical College congratulates eleven students in Auto-Diesel class 275 for not only passing their MACS 609 certification test, but also passing their EPA 608 certification test with the highest possible level of certification – Universal Certification. Universal status means they are certified on all three levels and can work on very small to very

Ohio Technical College Enters Into The Great Race

Congratulations to the following OTC students who will be participating in The Great Race this summer. John Nyerghes CR152 along with Eric Misenis will be the drivers , Austin Arndt CR147 and Savanah Waddington CR152 will be navigators, Chris Breon AR26 will be mechanical support. The Great Race kicks off June 14th in San Rafael,

OTC’s Stephen Marques is making a name for himself!

AD-275’s Stephen Marques is already making a name for himself on campus and he’s been here just two months! He has already passed 2 ASE certification tests in Automotive and Diesel Electrical and will be taking over the reins of the ASE Student Workshops when Kyle Matovcik -224 graduates in December. Matovcik has already earned

OTC Attended Ryder Top Technician Competition

Each year Ryder holds a series of competitions between their technicians all throughout the country to name the top technician in the nation. Ohio Technical College attended Ryder Top Technician Competition in Archbold, OH on May 7th 2015. Recently Ryder and Ohio Technical College agreed to start a internship program for upcoming graduates of Ohio techs

Kira Daczko is OTC’s new Director of Career Services

Kira Daczko is OTC’s new Director of Career Services. Daczko came to OTC from five years of Career Placement at our Branch Campus, PSI (PowerSport Institute). “I was a student at PSI back in 2008, and I know what student’s perceptions are. My responsibility now at OTC and PSI is to help these students see

May 20th Career Fair

It’s that time of year again, join Ohio Technical College for our Spring Career Fair, May 20, 2015. Are you looking for technicians and welders NOW?  You’re invited to meet some our elite technicians, tour our campus and speak with our partners such as: Bernie Moreno Group, Valley Freightliner, Travel Centers of America, PepsiCo, Kimble, Waste

40 Years and Counting

John Palcisko has been a consistent face on the OTC campus for 40 years! Palcisko started out as one of three diesel training program instructors in 1971 and taught Cummins and Detroit engines as well as fuel injection. The entire technical training program at that time was 12 weeks long.  Palcisko has held every training and

Student Leadership Council New Members

While the OTC Student Leadership Council says ‘goodbye’ to nine of its members through graduation, the group as a whole continues to grow with new members on board. The morning group of Student Leaders has representatives from all of the programs. These students will pick up where the founding members have left off in being

Lincoln Electric on Campus To Recruit Students

Representatives from Lincoln Electric were on OTC’s campus today recruiting students. With Lincoln Electric being a world-wide industry leader in welding equipment and training, you would think they would be at OTC talking to our welding students – not the case today. Lincoln reps say 40% of their maintenance staff will retire in eight years