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How To Apply for TechCred

Businesses can follow 7 simple steps for taking advantage of the Ohio TechCred program:

  1. Identify your business needs and potential employee skills needed
  2. Select the Rhodes State program that meets your TechCred needs
  3. Apply online to Ohio TechCred - call Tammy Eilerman at (419) 995-8351 or email Eilerman.T@RhodesState.edu for assistance.
  4. Receive approval for reimbursement of credential from TechCred.
  5. Enroll your employee in Rhodes State's program
  6. Upload proof of credential completion from Rhodes State to the Ohio TechCred portal
  7. Receive reimbursement

WHAT IS THE COST?

Many of the costs are outlined below. The cost per credit hour is $180.19 plus any applicable fees. Tuition cost is subject to change.

Rhodes State is committed to making the TechCred program accessible for companies of any size. If your company is worried about paying upfront for training, Rhodes State staff will work with you to create an affordable payment plan, spreading out your payments over the term of the training program. Once your final payment is made, Rhodes State will provide you with proof of payment so you can receive your reimbursement. Click here for the form.

Employers Contact for Help Applying to TechCred

Rhodes State can help your company apply to the TechCred program and get your employees training that qualifies. We have a number of for-credit academic short-term certificates and non-credit Workforce Development offerings that meet the guidelines for the TechCred program, and will help employers apply for the program.

Online Courses

Credential Credential Category Credential Type Cost
Autodesk Inventor Certified User Certification Manufacturing Technology Certification $2,595.00
AWS Certified SysOps Administrator - Associate IoT and Cybersecurity Certification $3,995.00
Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) IoT and Cybersecurity Certification $2,895.00
Cisco Network Associate (CCNA) IoT and Cybersecurity Certification $2,495.00
CompTIA A+ IoT and Cybersecurity Certification $1,995.00
CompTIA Advance Security Practitioner + (CASP+) IoT and Cybersecurity Certification $995.00
CompTIA Cloud + IoT and Cybersecurity Certification $1,495.00
CompTIA IT Fundamentals Information Technology Certification $895.00
CompTIA Linux+ Information Technology Certification $1,295.00
CompTIA Network + IoT and Cybersecurity Certification $1,695.00
CompTIA Project+ IoT and Cybersecurity Certification $1,695.00
CompTIA Security+ Information Technology Certification $1,695.00
International Society of Automation (ISA) Certified Control System Technician (CCST) Robotics Automation Certification $1,595.00
ITIL 4 Foundation Information Technology Certification $795.00
ITIL Foundations Information Technology Certification $3,295.00
Microsoft Excel Basic and Advanced Business Technology Certification $650.00
Microsoft Office Specialist Access Expert Business Technology Certification $695.00
Microsoft Office Specialist Excel 2016 Business Technology Certification $750.00
Microsoft Office Specialist: Microsoft Office 2016 Master Specialist Business Technology Certification $2,495.00
MSSC Certified Production Technician Manufacturing Technology Certification $1,000.00
Adobe Creative Suite Business Technology Certification $2,595.00

Credit Hour Courses

Business Technology - Credit RSC Course # Credit Hours Specifications
Adobe Certified Expert - Photoshop CPT 2650 3 Plus, $180 for Exam
Adobe Certified Expert - Dreamweaver CPT 1850 3 Plus, $180 for Exam
Microsoft Excel - Basic and Advanced 35
Construction Technology Credit
Ohio Level I Aggregate Technician CET 1921 2
Information Technology - Credit
C# Programming 3
CompTIA A+ CPT 1605 3 Plus, $206 for exam
IoT Cybersecurity - Credit
Cisco Certifed Entry Networking Technician (CCENT) CPT 1705, CPT 1715 6
Cyber Security Certificate 30
Electronic Engineering Technology 61
Robotics/Automation - Credit
ABB IRC5 Operations Web-Based Training FMS 2130 3
FANUC Handling Tool Operation and Programming FMS 2130 3
FANUC Robot Operations FMS 2130 3
Manufacturing Technology - Credit
CNC Programming 6
Basic Hydraulics MET 2310 4
Electro-Mechanical Engineering Technology 61
Industrial Maintenance Technology 16-61 Hours Vary
Intro to Manual Machining FMS 2340 2
Introduction to Hydraulics MET 2310 4
Manufacturing Engineering Technology 61
Mechnical Engineering Technology 61
Motor Control Course EET 2030 3
ParkerHyrdaulics MET 2310 4
PLC Programming EET 2911 3
Maintenance Trainee Program 30

Non-Credit Hour Courses

Business Technology - Non-Credit Cost Specifications
Microsoft Excel: Basic and Advanced $1,175.00
Microsoft Office: Specialist Excel 2016 $750.00
Microsoft Office: Specialist Excel Expert $1,500.00
Information Technology - Non-Credit
CompTIA A+ $1,995.00
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) $2,395.00
Microsoft Office: Specialist Excel Expert $1,500.00
IoT and Cybersecurity - Non-Credit
CompTIA Network+ $1,495.00
CompTIA Security+ $1,695.00
Manufacturing Technology - Non-Credit
ABB Robotics Programming 1 for Material Handling $1,125.00
Fundamentals of Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing $550.00
Industrial Electrician courses - Year 1 of Apprenticeship $2,800.00
Industrial Electrician courses - Year 4 of Apprenticeship $2,800.00
Industrial Maintenance - Industrial Electrical Controls Fundamentals $2,340.00 8 modules: Cost is per module - Basic Mechanical Systems
Industrial Maintenance Mechanic courses - Year 1 of Apprenticeship $2,800.00
Industrial Maintenance Mechanic courses - Year 4 of Apprenticeship $2,800.00
Introductory Welding, Short-Term Certificate $450.00
MSSC Certified Production Technician $1,000.00
Mitsubishi GX Works2 Programming (TRSFT101P) $1,125.00
Mitsubishi PLC Basics (GX Works2) (TRPLC003B) $375.00
NIMS Industrial Technology Maintenance $2,340.00 8 modules: Cost is per module - Basic Mechanical Systems
ParkerHydraulics $1,125.00
Blueprint Reading for Machinist $520.00
CNC Machine Tool Operator Program $2,400.00
HACCP for Managers $450.00
Introduction to G-code Programming $1,200.00
Manufacturing Skills Standards Council Certified Production Technician (MSSC-CPT) $1,200.00
American Society for Quality $2,400.00
Measurement and Calibration $1,200.00
Robotics/Automation - Non-Credit
FANUC Handling Tool Operation and Programming (Alternate Pathway) $1,976.00
FANUC Robot Operations (Alternate Pathway) $451.00
International Society of Automation (ISA) Certified Control System Technician (CCST) $1,000.00 For Online Lab Work Addition
Construction Technology - Non-Credit
Ohio Level II Aggregate Technician
ACI Concrete Field Testing Technician - Grade I
ACI Concrete Laboratory Testing Technician - Level 1