Colleges and Programs

Ohio DOE, Career Pathways – If you are looking for an overview of career options to assist you with planning for your postsecondary degree program, here is a great selection of industry sector possibilities that you can contemplate in either .pdf for .ppt format.

Ohio Budget Calculator – Now that you have a career prospect in mind, use this handy tool to help estimate your target salary against the costs of your desired lifestyle.

EdD Programs – If you are considering an advanced degree in education, you may want to check out this website for degree programs and doctoral funding opportunities.

College Scholarships, Ohio – The ‘Quick Navigation’ feature on this website will help you find financial aid and scholarship information.

Ohio College Grants Database – If you are a returning to college student, many options available for funding your higher education are provided on this website. Many grants and scholarships are listed for you to research and consider.

Ohio Career Colleges and Schools Search – Simple tool, search by school name, county of operation or program type.

Earning College Credit – There are various ways career-technical students in Ohio can earn college credit during their high school years. This web subsite will help students and parents understand the options for college credit and how it may benefit them.

Most Affordable Colleges in Ohio – If you are concerned about transfer credit to an Ohio institute of higher learning, or if you need guidance on locating a college that is affordable to you, or maybe you are just perusing the grant and scholarship options for the state…..this site is a great resource.

Teacher Certification Degrees, Ohio – If it’s your desire to become a teacher in the state of Ohio, there are many paths to certification. The various certification processes are outlined for you on this website.

Healthcare Pathways, Ohio – WOW! This is a wonderful website for information on the healthcare industry in Ohio relative to schools (long list here with offerings at each), education requirements for specific healthcare jobs, career and employer information. Definitely worth a look if you want to work in the healthcare industry or if you are currently in a career but want to maximize your potential or expand your expertise and skillset.

 

Job Seekers and Career

Ohio Means Jobs – The Ohio Office of Workforce Development has centers across the state to assist job seekers, employers and young adults with job search assistance, job training and more.

Ohio DOE, Education Jobs – Website search indexes don’t get any more simplistic than this….yet, still quite effective. Search for jobs across the state of Ohio by region, county or district.

Ohio In-Demand Occupations by Region – For all of you job seekers out there, you may want to take a look at this report either in anticipation of a career move or contemplation about entering a certain industry field of work.

Ohio Dance, Jobs – Open career opportunities, internships, scholarships and fellowships are posted here on the Ohio Dance website. This organization is committed to honoring, nurturing and advancing dance via its programming, services and organization.

Ohio Government Jobs – Here’s a handy listing of government job openings by county, city, tribal sites, public utilities and other categories.

iHireConstruction, Ohio – Very simply, you want a job in construction in the state of Ohio? Look no further than this search tool.

Ohio Internships for College Students – A very lengthy list of internship opportunities throughout the state in industry and education displayed most recent first.

Ohio Estimates (State Occupational Employment and Wage Information) – Estimates on employment and wages for the state of Ohio by job category are available on this webpage of the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics site. A great resource to review, perhaps, before you make that commitment to embarking on your career or even before a career educational program is undertaken.

Ohio Employment Programs – Opportunities across the state for training, experience and connections are listed on this webpage of the Ohio Means Jobs site. Vocational adult, youth transitional, students….potential program opportunities for many workforce types.

 

Leadership and Development

Ohio Rural Health Information Hub – If you want the latest information on current healthcare situations or perhaps, just update yourself on trends and articles of the profession, this webpage on the RHI Hub is a super resource.

Ohio Health Organizations – If it’s a convenient, long list of organizations and affiliations in the healthcare industry across Ohio is what you need, look here!

Ohio Contractors Association – While other organizations talk, plan and design things that make Ohio the great place to live and work that it is, the members of this association turn what is imagined into reality. At the very core of what OCA provides to members are advocacy, labor relations, safety, networking with the industry, technical assistance and education.

Ohio Nature Education, Programs – All programs offered by this organization are activity-based and interactive. School programs are aligned with academic content standards in science. Offerings are for children, families, educators and all adults.

Ohio DOE, Professional Development – Educators, administrators, and support staff…find coursework, seminars and other activities for continued professional growth in your career field.

Ohio Memory – This is a statewide collaborative library program with a simple mission to spark discovery of Ohio’s stories. For educators, a tremendous resource for classroom activities, lesson plans and resource collections.

Ohio CFAE (Council for Art Education) – Here is a long list of art centers and nonprofit art organizations across the state of Ohio, many of which provided education, enrichment and art skills activities.

Ohio Information Technology Association (OITA) – This is an independent, nonprofit and non-partisan statewide organization made up of Ohio’s technology-driven companies and industry professionals.

Ohio Association for Career and Technical Education – You can be at the forefront of innovative educational techniques and processes to help educators meet the needs of their students’ educational goals and life expectations during their career years.

 

Entrepreneurs and Start-ups

Ohio Business Roadmap – Ohio Business Services sponsors this webpage of the Ohio Secretary of State. Here you will find a 10-step guide and helpful resource links for your business venture.

Ohio Office of SBA – This website has an abundance of good and necessary information for the small business owner. Additional helpful information on topics such as licensing, trade name registration, permits and zoning ordinances.

How to Start a Business in Ohio – WOW! This site is a super resource for instructions and guidance on your business venture startup.

Venture Ohio – Innovation, job creation, wealth generation…this organization seeks to facilitate the growth of the vibrancy of Ohio’s entrepreneurial ecosystem.

Starting Your Business in Ohio – If you are a ‘step-by-step’ person, then this website on how to start your Ohio business in 7 steps will be a great resource for you. Behind each step is further information and guidance that is clear and concise without being overwhelming.

BusinessNameUSA – When this site says ‘One Stop Business Registration’ they mean it!! No matter what state, what type of business you are starting up or adding on to, licenses, permits, tax ID’s needed, you will be walked step-by-step through the process AND get a fee schedule so you know your due diligence start-up costs – at least from an administrative standpoint.

Ohio Small Business Grants – State funding agencies, categories and the application itself can be found here.

 

Veterans

Ohio Department of Veteran Services – Many of the services needed by our country’s well-deserved veterans can be found here. Compensation claims, counsel on employment, educational programs, medical care entitlement, nursing home assistance, and other related activities and resources for veterans are available.

Ohio Department of Veterans Affairs – On this site, veterans will find an abundance of information on centers, facilities, programs, benefits, and much much more. A super resource for our nation’s heroes.

The American Legion – Ohio – Here is a comprehensive resource directory to assist veterans, service members, and their dependents with questions about healthcare, financial assistance, and more.