January 28, 2008

Owens Community College Findlay-area Campus Hosts Health Career Workshop, Feb. 4

FINDLAY, OH – Area residents are invited to explore career options within the growing field of health care as Owens Community College’s Findlay-area Campus hosts a Health Career Workshop on Monday, Feb. 4.

The Health Career Workshop is free and will occur from 12:30-2:30 p.m. on the College’s Findlay-area Campus. Owens is located on Bright Road in Findlay.

Starting at 12:30 p.m. in the College’s Conference Center, attendees will have the opportunity to hear presentations about an array of educational opportunities and career choices available within health care. Individuals will also be able to speak to local health care professionals and ask them questions about their respective field of work. In addition, area residents will learn about academic resources specific to higher education degrees and certificates within the areas of medical assistant, massage therapy, registered nursing, practical nursing and nurse assistant training, among others.

Owens offers a wide variety of academic programs through the College’s School of Health Sciences on the Findlay-area Campus, and graduates have gone on to become registered nurses, massage therapists and medical assistants throughout Northwest Ohio.

For more information, contact the College’s Enrollment Services Office at (567) 429-3509 or 1-800-GO-OWENS, Ext. 3509.

Owens Community College is one of the fastest-growing higher educational institutions in Ohio. On the Toledo-area and Findlay-area campuses, Owens serves more than 45,000 credit and non-credit students. Owens is committed to providing small classes, personal attention and unmatched affordability. Owens Community College offers associate degrees that transfer to baccalaureate degrees in the Arts and Sciences and over 130 technical program areas in Agriculture, Business, Health Sciences, Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, Skilled Trades, and Engineering and Transportation Technologies. Owens students also can earn the first two years of a bachelor’s degree with a smooth transfer to any area four-year college or university. For more information, visit www.owens.edu.