Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities (OOD) and the Ohio Department of Higher Education (ODHE) announce the launch of a new program to support college students with disabilities.
Joining Kevin Miller, Director of Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities, are; Randy Gardner, Chancellor, the Ohio Department of Higher Education; Dr. David Harrison, President, Columbus State Community College; and Dr. Gregory Crawford, President, Miami University.
Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities offers Ohio College2Careers at 15 public colleges and universities in Ohio to ensure students with disabilities have the support they need to complete their degree and/or credential, earn higher wages, and meet the demands of tomorrow's labor market. These counselors are located within the disability services offices at colleges to assist students with disabilities with additional supports: Career exploration & counseling, Assistive technology, Resume and interview preparation, Internships & permanent employment, Assistance navigating OhioMeansJobs resources, Connection to an expansive employer partner network.
October 24, 2019