Terra State to offer scholarships for Short Term Certificate Programs


Information from Terra State Community College

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Fremont, Ohio, August 6, 2020 – In partnership with the Ohio Department of Higher Education, Terra State Community College has announced the availability of scholarships for students enrolled in the Short Term Certification Programs.

$182,000 in scholarships are available, with students being able to receive up to $2,000 each. Current and prospective students must show financial need, including impact from COVID-19. Eligible programs include those that are Pell eligible and non-Pell eligible.

Terra State offers 25 short-term certificates that allow students to gain skills in high demand fields. Programs include credit and non-credit courses.

“All of these programs have been identified as leading to high-demand occupations in the state of Ohio,” said Beth Bower, grant writer at Terra State, “These scholarships will help employers fill the gaps in the workforce while at the same time provide students with the training they need to be successful in their chosen careers.”

Short-term certificate programs that are eligible for scholarship money include:

Credit Courses

  • Accounts Payable Manager
  • Automatic Transmission/Transaxle
  • Brakes
  • General Business
  • Diesel
  • Digital Media
  • Electrical Systems
  • Manual Drive Train and Axles
  • Manufacturing Foundation
  • Mechatronics
  • Medical Coding
  • Medical Scribe
  • Network Technician
  • PC Technician
  • Phlebotomy
  • Power and Controls
  • Precision Machinery
  • Programmable Logic Controllers
  • Steering and Suspension
  • Welding

Non-Credit Courses

  • Comp TIA
  • Dental Assistant
  • Medical Billing and Coding Online
  • Pharmacy Tech
  • STNA

For more information, please visit terra.edu/shorttermcertificate or contact Admissions at 419.559.2349 or at admissions@terra.edu.

About Terra State Community College

Terra State Community College is a two-year accredited, state-supported, residential college located in Fremont, Ohio. Terra State has a long history of service to the community and providing students with an education that is both accessible and affordable. Terra State offers twenty-two Applied Degrees and Certificates to students.

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