Ohio Valley College of Technology

15258 State Route 170
East Liverpool, OH 43920-9585
Tel: (330)385-1070
  • Ohio Valley College of Technology is an institution of higher learning dedicated to allowing the student to grow both personally and professionally so the student is employable after graduation. OVCT will help you reach your educational goals by providing specialized training in career fields that are necessary to succeed in a competitive job market, while developing communication skills, interpersonal skills and citizenship responsibilities.For more information about our graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed the program, and other important information, please visit our website at,  www.ovct.edu/academic-programs
School Highlights
  • Ohio Valley College of Technology serves 146 students (89% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the state community college average of 27:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is more than the state average of 27%.
  • Ohio Valley College of Technology is one of 3 community colleges within Columbiana County, OH.
  • The nearest community college is Kent State University at East Liverpool (4.40 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 50% over five years.
Ohio Valley College of Technology(OH) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty12 staff35 staff
Ohio Valley College of Technology Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 146 has declined by 8% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has grown by 203% over five years.
Total Enrollment146 students734 students
Ohio Valley College of Technology Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio12:127:1
Ohio Valley College of Technology Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students130 students450 students
Ohio Valley College of Technology Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students16 students284 students
Ohio Valley College of Technology Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Ohio Valley College of Technology Enrollment Breakdown OH All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
1%
1%
Ohio Valley College of Technology Asian (2014-2016)
% Hispanic
1%
3%
Ohio Valley College of Technology Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
-
12%
Ohio Valley College of Technology Black (2007-2012)
% White
97%
73%
Ohio Valley College of Technology White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
1%
1%
Ohio Valley College of Technology More (2011-2016)
Ohio Valley College of Technology Ethnicity Breakdown OH All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.060.44
Ohio Valley College of Technology Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
64%
31%
Ohio Valley College of Technology Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$22,400$31,400
Ohio Valley College of Technology Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $11,698 is less than the state average of $13,841. The private state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$11,698$13,841
Ohio Valley College of Technology In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2015)
Tuition Notes*Contact institution
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid100%92%
Ohio Valley College of Technology % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$12,375$21,959
Ohio Valley College of Technology Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$5,100$7,090
Ohio Valley College of Technology Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Acceptance Rate80%69%
Ohio Valley College of Technology Percent Admitted (2007-2010)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • OVCT, founded in 1886, is a two-year private institution offering Occupational Associate Degrees in Applied Business. Located in East Liverpool Ohio, the campus is easily accessible from the intersection of Ohio State Routes 11 & 7 and US Route 30. Offering its students a small college experience allows a more personalized approach to college. Here, instructors genuinely care about their students. With a low student-faculty ratio, more one-on-one attention is provided in the classroom. The college offers career programs in Medical Assisting, Dental Assisting.Nursing Medical Office Administration, Business Administration The Ohio Valley College of Technology is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS) to award Occupational Associate Degrees in Applied Business and is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.

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Did You Know?
For Ohio public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,885 per year for in-state students and $11,160 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,841 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Ohio is 84%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Ohio community colleges have a diversity score of 0.44, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Ohio is Herzing University Toledo. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.