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  • Why wait? Classes start March 7.

    Did you know the average person with an associate degree will earn $400,000 more in their lifetime than someone with just a high school diploma? Start your degree now for a better life.

    You don’t even have to wait until next semester. You can get started on a great degree for your future as early as March 7.

    New students: sign up for classes now and get started on your education.

  • CAUTION: Zombie Outbreak

    Click to register!

    Register before March 18. Space is limited to the first 60 applicants.

    Zane State College is infected...

    ...and we need YOU to help control the outbreak.

  • Lead with Intent Leadership Conference

    Save the date:

    A one day leadership conference for seasoned and emerging leaders.

    Thursday, April 21
    Zane State College
    The Campus Center

    Featured speaker:

    Archie Griffin, president and CEO of The Ohio State University Alumni Association.

    Topics include:

  • Get FAFSA Help at College Goal Sunday

    Going to college this fall? Then you need to file your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). College Goal Sunday can help. At College Goal Sunday, FAFSA experts will help you with any questions you may have and make sure you get your FAFSA filed correctly. The FAFSA is required to receive most forms of college financial aid, so don't miss your chance for college money!

    College Goal Sunday is Sunday, February 14, at 2 p.m. in The Campus Center of Zane State College. It is open to students who will be attending any college this fall.

  • IDEA Lab is Now Open

    What is the IDEA Lab?

    IDEA stands for Invention, Design, Engineering, and Art. The IDEA Lab at Zane State College is a makerspace with equipment for inventors, entrepreneurs, and creative types. It can help you turn a vision into a prototype or product using advanced equipment, available to you with a membership. The lab features:

  • Inclement Weather at Zane State College

    With winter comes the chance for bad weather. Most of the time, Zane State College will remain open. There may be some morning where the College suspends or delays opening. During a delay, classes that end before the opening time are cancelled, classes with less than an hour left after the opening time are cancelled, classes with an hour or more left will run for the remainder of the class, and classes beginning after the opening time will run as scheduled.

    For example, if Zane State College is delayed until 10 a.m.:

  • Debt-Free Money for a Better Future.

    Thinking about short-term certificates or associate degrees from Zane State College? If you are a new or current student, you are encouraged to find out if you qualify for assistance from the Muskingum County Office of OhioMeansJobs.

    To explore your options for a start date, contact Zane State College at 740.588.5000.

    *Who qualifies?

  • The new logo has arrived!

    We want to hear the campus roar with excitement for the new Zane State College logo!

    An employee reveal took place on December 7, and since then, the logo has started to pop up around campus. The website now features the logo in the top left corner, and signs are going up around campus.

    The logo design was finalized after numerous focus groups, gathering opinions from students, employees, and the community.

  • FREE QuickStart to College at Zane State College

    A free QuickStart to College class is available for people interested in trying college. QuickStart to
    College is designed to help students begin college with ease and confidence. Students will receive
    guidance throughout the enrollment process, as well as complete admissions and financial aid
    applications, explore career options, and refresh basic skills such as math, English, and computer skills.
    Students who complete the course will receive two college credits for free.

  • Register for American Heart Association CPR and First Aid Training

    Need CPR Training? Zane State College has a wide-range of class times for health care workers, child care providers, and for those who want to learn CPR and First Aid. Visit the CPR Page to learn more about the types of CPR and First Aid classes offered and find a schedule of upcoming trainings. Click here to go to the CPR page.

  • Fee Waiver for Senior Citizens

    Persons 60 years and older who have resided in Ohio for at least one year are eligible to enroll in a limited number of credit hours on a space-available basis without payment of tuition and general fees. However, some courses may require a fee for workbooks or other materials. These fees are not covered by the senior citizen fee waiver. For more information, contact Admissions at (740) 588-1226.