Ohio Department Of Higher Education Providing New Financial Aid Opportunities Available At Terra State


Fremont, Ohio, February 11, 2019 – Terra State Community College, in partnership with the Ohio Department of Higher Education (ODHE), has announced the availability of several financing and scholarship options for students pursuing careers in high demand fields.

The Short Term Certificate Scholarship Program allows students pursuing certificates in high demand fields to receive up to $1000 for their education. The following certifications qualify for the scholarship:

  • PC Technician
  • Automotive
  • Manufacturing Foundation
  • Business Management
  • Industrial Maintenance
  • Welding
  • Power and Controls
  • PLC
  • Precision Machining/CNC
  • Introductory Electricity

The scholarship is available for current and new students for the Summer and Fall 2019 and Spring 2020 semesters. The scholarship application is available here. The priority deadline is March 1, 2019.

The Workforce Development Loan Program allows for welding and nursing students to take advantage of special financing made available. Through the program, students who are in good standing with their current loans can apply for low interest loans payable once the degree is completed. Welding and nursing students can receive up to $8,000. Students can apply for the loans at the Terra State Financial Aid Office in Roy Klay Hall, A200 on the Fremont campus. Additional information is available by calling 419.559.2344 or emailing financialaid@terra.edu.