Ohio Community Colleges Plan to Collaborate

Northwest State Community College and Terra State Community College to Share Functions By Dr. Jerome Webster  As we know, the State of Ohio continues to seek ways to streamline educational opportunities for our citizens.  In an effort

First in my Family to Attend College

Congratulations on taking that big step towards a rewarding future. We know that being the first to take the leap is always difficult, sometimes overwhelming. You are the first in your family to break down barriers and

Facts and Finds

Technology hasn’t made us all strangers “Are we really all just walking around tapping and tweeting and texting and ignoring our fellow human beings?” asks New York Times Magazine. “Was there a pre-smartphone Eden?” Between 2008 and

Terra State Student Represents Well at Computer Competition

One of the benefits of taking computer classes at Terra State Community College is taking classes through the Cisco Networking Academy. Students learn how to network wired local area networks, wireless local area networks, and wide area

Terra State and Materion Developing the Future Workforce

Skilled Trades Camp for High School Students Proves Educational and Fun The Skilled Trades Apprenticeship Readiness Training (START) program is a joint venture between Terra State Community College and Materion to introduce the skilled trades to local

Train for a Career in the Field of Medical Assisting

Medical assistants complete administrative and clinical tasks in the offices of physicians, podiatrists, chiropractors, and other health practitioners. Their duties vary with the location, specialty, and size of the practice. Medical assistants are a critical component in

Terra State Community College Partnership with Tiffin University

Terra State Community College has partnered with Tiffin University in offering a bachelor’s degree in business administration beginning this Fall semester 2015. Terra State will offer a cohort-based, one-night-per-week business program on their campus, in conjunction with

Terra State Partnership with Miami University of Ohio

Terra State Community College, in a partnership with Miami University of Ohio, offers a Bachelor’s completion degree program at Terra State. Thanks to an articulation agreement between the two schools, mechanical, electrical or robotics students who earn

Goal Oriented Tuition Program Saves Time and Money

Become a full time student at Terra State Community College and achieve your academic goals! The Goal Oriented Tuition Program at Terra State Community College is an incentive for new and continuing students to enroll full time

On the Fast Track

High School Students Get Ahead Earning College Credit and a Degree! Whoever said “good things come to those who wait” has probably never met the driven high school students who enroll in the College Credit Plus program

The Terra State Advantage [Infographic]

11.8 is the average class size. In contrast, some introductory-level courses at universities are in lecture halls with 150-300 or more students in a class. Smaller class sizes allow for better access to the instructor and also

The Home of Hospitality: Terra State program plays to area strength

Summer is but a fleeting memory of roller coaster rides, ferry boat trips and fishing expeditions, but as always, in a few short months the region will be teeming with tourists. The Lake Erie islands, Cedar Point,

The Community College Advantage

Almost a third of college-bound high school students. Choose community college. “How America Pays for College” 2011 and 2012 Sallie Mae Continue reading

Worked to Death

Thirty-three percent of Americans work more than 40 hours a week and 11 percent work more than 50 hours according to a 2013 Rasmussen survey. Yet a number of studies have demonstrated that consistently working more than

Welding: Lynn Wagner

Lynn Wagner isn’t one to do things the traditional way. And so far, it’s worked out quite nicely for her. Since 2006, she has been employed as a Senior Nuclear Quality Control Inspector by First Energy Corp.