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Ashland County West Holmes Career Center

Overview of Ashland County West Holmes Career Center

Ashland County-West Holmes Career Center is located in Ashland, OH (a town not far from a more urbanized area). The school is a public institution. The highest degree level offered by Ashland County-West Holmes Career Center is the Certificate.

Areas of Study

The range of program offerings available from the school is especially impressive compared to its number of students. Ashland County-West Holmes Career Center is known for its programs in computer science and engineering, engineering technician, medical adminstration, office and administration.

Ashland County-West Holmes Career Center Selectivity

The school is an open-admission school.

Student Body

Ashland County-West Holmes Career Center had 70 enrolled students in 2007-2008. A large number of students at the school are 40 years old or older.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"Our primary mission is to provide the highest quality, noncredit vocational and professional education programs and services to adults and businesses in Ashland and West Holmes counties and surrounding areas in cooperation with neighboring Career Centers and in support of Ohio's workforce development needs."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Ashland County-West Holmes Career Center

Ashland County-West Holmes Career Center
1783 State Route 60
Ashland , OH 44805-9377
General Phone: (419) 289-3313
http://www.acwhcc-jvs.k12.oh.us

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Ashland County-West Holmes Career Center Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Medical Support and Technology56dental assistant, medical assistant, pharmacy tech, phlebotomy
Engineering Technician28HVAC tech, construction engineering tech
Mechanics and Repair17industrial mechanics
Medical Administration14medical office assistant
Computer Science and Engineering9computer and info science
Office and Administration7business support services

Number of programs and degrees for Ashland County-West Holmes Career Center in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Awarded
Number of
Programs
Award of less than 1 academic year1037
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years283

Ashland County-West Holmes Career Center Student Body

In 2007-2008, Ashland County-West Holmes Career Center had a total enrollment of 70 students (84 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 92%
Black 5%
Asian 1%
American Indian 2%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 10%
20-21 4%
22-24 11%
25-29 10%
30-34 9%
35-39 13%
40-49 26%
50-64 17%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)

ResidencePercent
Ohio100%

Ashland County-West Holmes Career Center Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 86 %
Part-Time 90 %

Graduation and Transfer Rates (2007):
(Graduation rate is percent of students graduating within 150% of the normal time.)

Item Percent
Graduating 81%

Ashland County-West Holmes Career Center Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Ashland, Ohio for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Ohio Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Ashland County-West Holmes Career Center Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Ashland County-West Holmes Career Center participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 3117000)

Ashland County-West Holmes Career Center Degree Programs (2007)

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer and Information Sciences, General

Engineering Technician
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician
Heating/AC/Refrigeration Technology/Technician

Mechanics And Repair
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology

Medical Administration
Medical Office Assistant/Specialist

Medical Support And Technology
Dental Assisting/Assistant
Medical/Clinical Assistant
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant
Phlebotomy/Phlebotomist

Office And Administration
Business Operations Support and Secretarial Services, Other

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Ashland County-West Holmes Career Center Highlights

(Details are provided further down on this page.)

What Sets Ashland County-West Holmes Career Center Apart:

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% students 40 years or older
(vs. all colleges)
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% of degrees in computer science and engineering
(vs. all colleges)
Top 7%Ashland County-West Holmes Career Center % of degrees in computer science and engineering
% of degrees in office and administration
(vs. all colleges)
Top 8%Ashland County-West Holmes Career Center % of degrees in office and administration
% of degrees in engineering technician
(vs. all colleges)
Top 10%Ashland County-West Holmes Career Center % of degrees in engineering technician
% of degrees in medical administration
(vs. all colleges)
Top 12%Ashland County-West Holmes Career Center % of degrees in medical administration
Number of degree programs
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 14%Ashland County-West Holmes Career Center Number of degree programs

Notable:
checked Open admission
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers remedial adult education
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library

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