Northwest State offers several grant-funded opportunities that make it possible to provide free training for some short-term and long-term certificate programs, as well as some associate degree programs.

Northwest State is a regional learning center for the JobsOhio Region 2 Ready-to-Work program. This initiative offers training in health care, advanced manufacturing, information technology and environmental services. Eligible candidates include the long-term unemployed and veteran populations. Call 419.267.1422 to learn more about this free training opportunity.

Adult Diploma Program
If you feel like the lack of a high school diploma or GED is holding you back, the Adult Diploma program at NSCC could be the second chance you’ve been waiting for! Earn both a diploma and a skilled trade certificate at the same time in areas such as industrial maintenance, truck driving and IT specialist. Visit for more information or call 419.267.1367.