Ohio College Tech Prep prepares students for high skill, high demand technical careers in a competitive global economy.
Rigorous educational pathways emphasize math, science and technology and lead to postsecondary education. Educators, employers and communities collaborate to develop and deliver Tech Prep opportunities to all Ohio Students.
The Tech Prep vision is sustained by partnerships that align resources and expertise. Supported by federal and state funding and guidance, Ohio College Tech Prep is jointly managed by the Ohio Board of Regents and the Ohio Department of Education's Office of Career-Technical Education. Six Regional Centers engage employers, community and technical colleges, universities and secondary schools in local programs and student support services. Consortia operating standards focus on providing support to partners in the Program of Study (POS) and Student Success services.