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Explore Owens!
General Information Sessions
Toledo-area Campus

Learn more about Owens Community College, including how to get started and registered for classes. Information and tours are open to individuals and groups as well as parents and guests. The whole program lasts approximately 2 hours.Please Note - we are unable to accommodate children during the Explore Owens session.

No specific labs are set to be visited on these days.

The Information Session will include:

  • An overview of the College and the Online Catalog
  • Admission Requirements and the registration process
  • Placement Testing information and Scheduling (Compass)
  • Tuition/fees, financial aid and scholarship information
  • Application to the college assistance (students should know their social security number)
  • Owens Ozone activation assistance
  • Student Activities and Resources
  • Question/Answer session

Explore Owens does not run when the office is closed due to special events and holidays. To check dates, view the Academic Calendar.

Session Descriptions

Some academic programs and schools are available on select dates for prospective students to tour their labs/facilities and get questions answered from a representative within that area. Read the Explore Owens details to see when specific programs are available for lab tours and then RSVP below. Please note that a general campus tour is provided on all the dates listed in the drop down menu, even if a specific lab is not available.

School of Nursing and Health Professions Special Tour Dates

If you are considering a career in nursing or a health profession, then you should visit campus on February 26, April 8, and April 29 at 10 a.m. You will have the opportunity to get information and tour labs within the following programs: Medical Imaging, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Exercise Science, Massage Therapy, Dental Hygiene, Dental Assisting, Health Information Technology, Nursing, Medical Assisting, and Surgical technology.

You can also attend the School of Nursing and Health Professions Open House on February 15 to learn more about health and nursing programs and to visit health labs. No need to RSVP on this date! Open the flier for more information.

Hospitality and Culinary Arts Center Special Tour Dates

If you are considering a career within the Hospitality or Culinary Arts industries, then you will want to visit campus on either February 19, 26, March 4, 18, April 8 or April 29.

Criminal Justice and Emergency Services Special Tour Dates

Have you considered a career in Law Enforcement or as an Emergency Medical Technician? Visit campus on one of the following dates and have the opportunity to tour the Center for Emergency Preparedness: February 18, February 25, March 3, April 8, and April 29. You will have the opportunity to tour the Center for Emergency Preparedness and learn more about majors within the school.

Fine and Performing Arts Center Special Tour Dates

Special tours are available in the Center for Fine and Performing Arts on all of the Spring Explore Owens Dates listed in the drop-down menu.

Transportation Technologies

Tours of the John Deere, Diesel Technology, Caterpillar, and Automotive labs are typically available during most of the Explore Owens dates.


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