Our students are here to better their lives and this scholarship award is representative of their dedication to achieving their dreams.
(PRWEB) September 15, 2014
The Ohio Association of Career Colleges and Schools (OACCS) has awarded Rose Morgan, Practical Nursing student of Cincinnati and Elizabeth Johnson, Hospitality Management student of Cincinnati Workforce Tuition Scholarships to attend Antonelli College-Cincinnati.
The scholarships were two of 31 awarded by the association through a competitive process. The grants assist individuals who attend a career college or school in Ohio. Antonelli College, in Cincinnati, was one of the participating institutions that contributed to the scholarship fund.
OACCS created the scholarship program in 2011. This year, a total of $51,700 was awarded to the 2014 winners.
"Ohio's career colleges and schools are committed to putting higher education within reach of people who desire knowledge and training necessary to obtain a job in a challenging economy," said R. David Rankin, OACCS executive director.
Students must use the funds for tuition, fees, and supplies directly related to the cost of the education and training. To maintain eligibility, students are required to maintain a GPA of 3.0 or better and a 90 percent attendance record.
“Antonelli College is pleased that these two students represented the College in their essay submissions,” stated Edward Rito, Campus President-Cincinnati. “Our students are here to better their lives and this scholarship award is representative of their dedication to achieving their dreams.”
About Antonelli College:
Antonelli College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC) to award Associate of Science and Associate of Applied Science degrees and Diplomas. Antonelli College maintains provisional authorization through the Ohio Board of Regents and program authorization from the Ohio State Board of Career College and School, OH Reg # 90-03-1270-T. With campuses in Ohio and Mississippi, Antonelli College, a private college established in 1947, offers convenient classes during the day, evening, or online; graduate employment services are provided.
Antonelli College’s many fields of study include: ART & DESIGN: Graphic Design, Interior Design, and Photography; BUSINESS &TECHNOLOGY: Hospitality Management, Information Technology, and Marketing and Social Media Management; HEALTH AND WELLNESS: Dental Assisting, Massage Therapy, Medical Billing and Coding, Medical Assisting, and Practical Nursing. (Available programs vary by campus.) For more information, visit http://www.antonellicollege.edu.
About Ohio Association of Career Colleges and Schools:
The Ohio Association of Career Colleges and Schools is a statewide association of voluntary membership for non- public, post-secondary private schools and colleges. All member schools are licensed by the State of Ohio, through the State Board of Career Colleges and Schools. Ohio has more than 300 registered career colleges and schools preparing students for jobs and careers through certificate, diploma and degree programs. For more information, visit http://www.ohiocareercolleges.org