Workforce Training and WIOA
UC Clermont and the EXCITE Center provide workforce training for individuals and businesses.
Through employee training, custom programs, boot camps and community service programs, we are dedicated to upskilling, training and developing knowledgeable and talented employees for our region.
UC Clermont offers many short-term academic programs leading to national career certifications and associate degrees that have been approved for Ohio’s WIET (Workforce Inventory of Education and Training).
UC Clermont is approved by the local Workforce Investment Board and Ohio Department of Job & Family Services to provide education and training that is funded through WIOA to assist qualifying individuals in gaining meaningful employment. More information about the WIET system can be found online.
To find out if you qualify for these courses and the state funding, contact your local Ohio Means Jobs Center. Additional information and links to other related services at OhioMeansJobs.com.
Approved programs offered by UC Clermont include a variety of in-demand health care and computer technology courses, and the list is continually expanding. The current list includes:
|Program Name||Attainment Type||Length of Program||Full Online?|
|Accounting Technology||associate degree||2 years||YES|
|Accounting Technology||industry-recognized certificate/credential||1 year|
|Applied Administration||bachelor's degree||2 years||YES|
|Business Information Technology||associate degree||2 years||YES|
|Business Management Technology||associate degree||2 years|
|Cancer Registry Management||industry-recognized certificate/credential||1 year||YES|
|Criminal Justice Technology||associate degree||2 years|
|Digital Media||associate degree||2 years|
|Financial Management Technology||associate degree||2 years|
|Health Information Systems||associate degree||2 years||YES|
|Healthcare Management||associate degree||2 years|
|Healthcare Privacy & Security||industry-recognized certificate/credential||1 year||YES|
|Information Technology||industry-recognized certificate/credential||1 year|
|Information Technology||associate degree||2 years|
|Manufacturing Engineering Technology||associate degree||2 years|
|Marketing Management Technology||associate degree||2 years|
|Medical Assisting||industry-recognized certificate/credential||1.5 years|
|Medical Biller/Coder||industry-recognized certificate/credential||1 year||YES|
|Paralegal Studies||industry-recognized certificate/credential||1 year|
|Paralegal Studies||associate degree||2 years|
|Physician Practice Management||industry-recognized certificate/credential||1 year||YES|
|Respiratory Care||associate degree||2 years|
|Software Productivity II||industry-recognized certificate/credential||1 year||YES|
|Surgical Technology||associate degree||2 years|
Short-Term Certificate Grant
The UC Clermont Certificate Grant program provides eligible students with grants of up to $2,000 to cover tuition and fees for qualified short-term certificate programs.
Short-term certificate programs typically take less than one year to complete.
Short-term certificate programs provide skills needed to get started in a new career or earn a promotion.
Who is Eligible?
You must be an Ohio resident.
- You must meet qualifications for financial need.
- You must be 25 years of age or older for the Medical Biller/Coder, Physician Practice Management, Cancer Registry Management and Software Productivity certificates. There is no age requirement for Accounting Technology, Computer-Aided Manufacturing (CAM) or Computer-Aided Design (CAD).
CAD (available Summer 2021)
CAM (available Summer 2021)
If you are interested in applying for the Short-Term Certificate Grant program, please contact Glenda Neff for an application.