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This is a web version of the 2019-2020 College Catalog with all recent updates applied. This is the most up to date version of the catalog.

The information contained in this catalog is the most accurate available at the time of publication, but changes may become effective before the next catalog is printed. It is ultimately the student’s responsibility to stay abreast of current regulations, curricula, and the status of specific programs being offered. Further, the College reserves the right to modify requirements, curricula offerings, and charges, and to add, alter, or delete courses and programs through appropriate procedures. While reasonable effort will be made to publicize such changes, a student is encouraged to seek current information from appropriate offices. The North Central State College catalog is neither a contract nor an offer to contract. North Central State College reserves the right to make changes in any material contained herein as deemed necessary without notice.



Associate of Arts

  • Business Administration Focus
  • Communication Focus
  • Criminal Justice Focus
  • Education Focus
  • English Focus
  • Liberal Arts Focus
  • Psychology Focus
  • Social Work Focus

Associate of Science

  • Mathematics Focus
  • Pre-Health Professional Focus
  • Pre-Mortuary Science Focus
  • Pre-Professional Studies Focus
  • SCI-MED Academy



Business Administration

  • Business Management
  • Marketing

Criminal Justice

  • Corrections Fastrack
  • Criminal Justice
  • Law Enforcement
  • Law Enforcement Fastrack

Engineering Technology

  • Integrated Engineering Technology
  • Mechanical Engineering Technology

Health Information Technology

Health Services Technology

Human and Social Work Services

Industrial Technology

  • Manufacturing Technology Operations Management

Information Technology

  • Cyber Security
  • Networking


  • Associate Degree Nursing (RN)
  • Articulation Option

Occupational Therapy Assistant

Physical Therapist Assistant

Radiological Sciences

Respiratory Care

Visual Communications Media and Technology

  • Graphic Design



Advanced Manufacturing

Agriculture Management

Certified Bookkeeper

Community Health Worker

CNC Operations and Programming

Cyber Security Network Defense

Dental Assisting

Electrical Maintenance

Emergency Medical Technician

Help Desk/Desktop Support

Industrial Design

Manufacturing Foundations

Manufacturing Tool and Die

Microsoft Applications

Network Administration/Management

Network Security Essentials

Network Support

Operations Management


Pharmacy Technician

Phlebotomy and EKG

Police Academy

Practical Nursing

Project Management

Security Essentials

State Tested Nurse Assistant

Substance Abuse Studies


Surgical Technology

Visual Communications Media and Technology

Windows Server Administration

Wireless Network Support



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About the College

Academic Advising

Academic Dismissal

Academic Honesty

Academic Policies, Special

Academic Probation Policy

Academic Programs and Certificates

Academic Records

Academic Suspension

Accounting, Certificates

  • Certified Bookkeeper

Accounting, Degree


ACT - American College Testing Proficiency Examination Program


Adjunct Faculty


Advanced Manufacturing Certificate

Advanced Placement Exams

Advising, Academic

Advisory Committees

Agriculture Management Certificate

Alcohol and Drug Policy

Appeal and Complaint Process, Student


  • Computer Literacy
  • TEAS V

Associate of Applied Business

Associate of Applied Science

Associate of Arts/Associate of Science

Associate of Arts Degree

  • Business Administration Focus
  • Communication Focus
  • Criminal Justice Focus
  • Education Focus
  • English Focus
  • Liberal Arts Focus
  • Psychology Focus
  • Social Work Focus

Associate of Science Degree

  • Mathematics Focus
  • Pre-Health Professional Focus
  • Pre-Mortuary Science Focus
  • Pre-Professional Studies Focus

Associate of Technical Studies (ATS)

Attendance Policy

Auditing a Course

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Bachelor Degree Options

Bachelor Degree Partnerships

Background Check

Bioscience, Degree

Business Administration Focus, Degree

Business Administration, Certificates

  • Operations Management
  • Project Management
  • Supervision

Business Administration, Degrees

  • Business Management
  • Marketing

Business Management, Degree

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Campus Activities Board

Campus Cafeteria

Campus Recreation Center

Campus Sex Crimes Act Prevention

Canvassing and Fund Raising Drives

Career Development

Central Region Ohio College Tech Prep Center


Certified Bookkeeper, Certificate

Child Development Center

Children on Campus

CLEP - College-Level Examination Program

Code of Student Conduct

College, About the

College/Campus Closings

College Contacts

College Credit Plus (CCP)

College Foundation

College Mission

College Values

College Vision

College Now


Communication Focus, Degree

Community Health Worker, Certificate

Complaint and Appeal Process, Student

Computer and Network Use

Computer Literacy Assessment

CNC Operations and Programming, Certificate

Contact Information

Core Learning Objectives

Corrections Fastrack, Degree

Course Descriptions

Course Prerequisites


Credit by/for...

  • Advanced Placement Exams
  • Examination
  • External Examinations
  • Life/Work Experience
  • Military Service
  • Prior Learning

Credit/Contact Hour Differential

Credit Hours Maximum Allowed

Criminal Justice, Certificates

  • Police Academy

Criminal Justice, Degrees

  • Corrections Fastrack
  • Criminal Justice
  • Law Enforcement
  • Law Enforcement Fastrack

Criminal Justice Focus, Associate of Arts Degree

Curriculum Changes

Curriculum Length

Cyber Cafe

Cyber Security, Degree

Cyber Security Network Defense, Certificate

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Dean's List

Declaring a Major

Dental Assisting Certificate

Developmental Studies


Disability Services


Drug and Alcohol Policy

Drug Screening

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Early College Programs

Education Focus, Degree


Electrical Maintenance, Certificate

Electrocardiography Technologist (EKG), Certificate

Email Accounts, Students

Emergency Loan Fund

Emergency Medical Technician (EMT), Certificate

ENDS Policy Statements

Engineering Technology

  • Integrated Engineering Technology, Degree
  • Mechanical Engineering Technology, Degree

English Focus, Degree

Enrollment Certifications

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Facilities, Physical

Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974 - FERPA

Fastrack, Law Enforcement, Degree


Financial Aid

Firearm Notice

Flexibly Scheduled Courses

Forgiveness Policy, Grades

Fundraising Drives and Canvassing


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Game Room

Gateway Services

General Education

General Education Courses


Grading System



Graphic Design, Degree

Guarantee of Job Competency

Guest Speakers

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Harassment Policy

Health Information Technology, Degree

Health Insurance, Student

Health Physical and Required Immunizations

Health Services Technology, Certificates

  • Community Health Worker
  • Dental Assisting
  • Electrocardiography Technologist (EKG)
  • Emergency Medical Technician/Paramedic
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Phlebotomy
  • State Tested Nurse Assistant
  • Surgical Technology

Health Services Technology, Degree

Help Desk/Desktop Support, Certificate

Human and Social Work Services, Certificate

  • Substance Abuse Studies Certificate

Human and Social Work Services, Degree

Humanities Electives

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Identification Cards, Student


Independent Study

Industrial Design, Certificate

Industrial Technology, Certificates

  • Advanced Manufacturing
  • CNC Operations and Programming
  • Electrical Maintenance
  • Industrial Design
  • Manufacturing Foundations
  • Manufacturing Tool and Die

Industrial Technology, Degrees

  • Manufacturing Technology Operations Management

Information Commons

Information Technology, Certificates

  • Cyber Security Network Defense
  • Help Desk/Desktop Support
  • Microsoft Applications
  • Network Administration/Management
  • Network Security Essentials
  • Network Support
  • Security Essentials
  • Windows Server Administration
  • Wireless Network Support

Information Technology, Degrees

  • Cyber Security
  • Networking


Integrated Engineering, Degree

International Students and Transcripts

Intramural Sports

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Job Competency, Guarantee

Judicial System

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Lab Fees

Law Enforcement, Degree

Length of Curriculum

Liability Insurance

Liberal Arts Focus, Degree


Loans, Student

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Mandatory Placement Guidelines

Manufacturing Foundations, Certificate

Manufacturing Tool and Die, Certificate

Marketing, Degree

Mathematics Focus, Degree

Mechanical Engineering Technology, Degree

Medical Insurance


Message from the President

Microsoft Applications Certificate


Mortuary Science Focus, Degree

Motorcycle Ohio


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Necessities Fund

Network Administration/Management, Certificate

Network and Computer Resource Use Policy

Network Security Essentials, Certificate

Network Support, Certificate

Networking, Degree

Non-Credit Courses

Notice of Nondiscrimination

Nursing, Certificates

  • Practical Nursing

Nursing, Degree

  • Articulation Option
  • Associate Degree Nursing (RN)

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Occupational Therapy Assistant, Degree

Operations Management, Certificate

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Paramedic, Certificate

Personal Counseling

Pharmacy Technician, Certificate

Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society

Phlebotomy Technician, Certificate

Physical Facilities

Physical Therapist Assistant, Degree

Police Academy, Certificate

Posting Policy

Practical Nursing, Certificate

Pre-Health Professional Focus, Degree

Pre-Professional Studies Focus, Degree


President's Letter

Prior Learning Credit

Proctoring Services

Program 60

Project Management, Certificate

Psychology Focus, Degree

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Radiological Sciences, Degree

Readmission Procedure


Refund Policy

Registered Nursing, Degree


Retaliation Policy


Respiratory Care, Degree

Return/Repayment of Financial Aid Funds

Roller Blades and Skateboards

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Safety and Security


Second Degree

Security Essentials, Certificate

Selective Service Requirements

Sexual Misconduct Policy

Skateboards & Roller Blades

SkillsMax Center

Smoking Policy

Social Science Electives

Social Work Focus, Degree

Special Academic Policies

Stalking Policy

State Tested Nurse Assistant, Certificate

Student Code of Conduct


Student Success and Transition Center

Student Union

Substance Abuse Studies, Certificate

Supervision, Certificate

Surgical Technology, Certificate

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TEAS V Assessment

Tech Prep

Tickets, Theatre


Transfer Assurance Guides (TAGs)


Transient Students

TRIO Student Support Services



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Undeclared Status

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Veteran's Benefits


Visual Communications Media and Technology, Certificate

Visual Communications Media and Technology, Degrees

  • Graphic Design


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Windows Server Administration, Certificate

Wireless Network Support, Certificate

Withdrawing From a Course

Workforce Development

Workstudy Job

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