As a two-year technical college, Zane State College provides opportunities for students to take wide array of associate degree and certificate programs in the fields of Business, Engineering, Health, Natural Science, and Public Service. This modern college engages students in experienced-based learning as it instills a strong foundation for their academic and career pursuits.
Technical programs are designed to equip students with the necessary technical and vocational skills for a professional career while transfer programs prepare students for continuing a Bachelor's degree in four-year colleges and universities. Zane State College facilitates seamless transfer for their graduates to other institutions through established articulation agreements. Selected programs are offered with flexible schedule during the day, night and even on weekends.
This college has gone by different names as Muskingum Area Technical Institute and Muskingum Area Technical College until it was officially named Zane State College in 2004. At present, it has two campuses in Zanesville and Cambridge. The main campus is situated at 1555 Newark Road Zanesville, OH 43701. It is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools and it primarily serves the counties of Muskingum, Guernsey and Noble.
Being a provider of quality and affordable education, Zane State College continues to attract more students and consistently achieves high completion and placement rates. It also hosts workshops and occupational skills training to expand its reach to more students who wish learn new skills and enhance career competence.
Zane State College aims to empower individuals, enrich lives and ultimately advance the community it serves. In pursuit of this goal, this college strives for continuous improvement of its curriculum, and academic and support services.
The Career and Employment Services Office provides graduates with the resources they need to find the right career based on their preference and qualifications through assessment programs and support services. This office also connects the graduates to business and industry employers for possible career opportunities.
Future Student's Guide https://www.zanestate.edu/future-students
Academic Programs and Certificates https://www.zanestate.edu/programs/
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $7,900. In order to calculate a more accurate and detailed cost of attendance check out their cost calculator here. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Tuition estimates per year:
- State Residents: $4,600-$5,500
- Out-of-State: $9,100-$10,940
- Charges for part-time students are:
- In-State: $150-$180 per unit
- Out-of-State: $300-$360 per unit
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||94%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||83%||$4,224|
|Receiving Student Loans||51%||$3,185|
Admissions, Academics, & Student Services
To support students and graduates, Zane State College may offer services to students like:
- Distance learning
- Weekend and night classes available
- Remedial instructional courses
- Counseling assistance
- Employing students to lower education costs
- Assistance to find work
Specialized Programs & Accreditations
- Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) Program
- Accredited by the American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (since 1989)
- Radiology Technician Program
- Accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (since 1978)
The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.
Get more information about the programs offered by Zane State College by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Business and Marketing Studies
Computer and Information Sciences
Family and Consumer Sciences
Health and Clinical Professions
Legal Professions and Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Natural Resources and Conservation
Personal and Culinary Services
Public Administration and Social Services
Recreation and Fitness Studies
Security and Protective Services
Visual and Performing Arts
Other Community Colleges Nearby
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Zane State College.
- Central Ohio Technical College in Newark, OH (23 miles away)
- West Virginia University at Parkersburg in Parkersburg, WV (53 miles away)
- Belmont College in Saint Clairsville, OH (60 miles away)
- University of Akron Wayne College in Orrville, OH (63 miles away)
- North Central State College in Mansfield, OH (65 miles away)