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Online/Hybrid Nursing Program Highlight

Introducing an exciting new option for nursing training! East Ohio College (EOC) is proud to introduce its innovative Online/Hybrid Nursing program, a unique offering for Ohioans in Youngstown and the surrounding areas. This program, designed to add some flexibility to quality nursing training, is a perfect fit for ambitious nursing students who must juggle family, … Read more

Discover 7 Common Nursing Specialties

Nursing is a dynamic and diverse profession, offering a wide range of nursing specialties to explore and pursue. Each specialty comes with its unique challenges, rewards, and opportunities. Whether you are drawn to the fast-paced environment of emergency care, the compassionate nature of hospice care, or something in between, there is a nursing specialty that … Read more

Lindsey Hostetter – Nursing Student Highlight

Meet Nursing Student Lindsey Hostetter Lindsey Hostetter is a nursing student at East Ohio College. After completing high school, Lindsey ventured into the college experience without a clear idea of her goals, seeking personal growth and the chance to discover her passions. Her decision to attend college amidst uncertainty proved rewarding, giving her valuable experiences … Read more

Nursing Lab: Healthcare Simulation Mannequins

Witness the immersive learning experience at East Ohio College campus as nursing students take charge of administering medication and conducting an EKG on Juno, our lifelike Healthcare Simulation Mannequin. These advanced simulators bridge the gap between theory and practice, enabling students to train in realistic scenarios where patients interact and respond to treatment. In this … Read more

Haley Spurlock – Student Highlight

Meet Nursing Student Haley Spurlock Haley Spurlock is a nursing student at East Ohio College. With East Ohio College’s accelerated nursing program, Haley will graduate with an Associate’s Degree in Nursing in just eighteen months, which will equip her to take the NCLEX to take her registered nurse* license. When asked about her previous college … Read more

Trista Furbee – Graduate Highlight

Meet Clinical Medical Assistant Graduate Trista Furbee Trista Furbee is a 2023 graduate of East Ohio College’s Clinical Medical Assistant program. Trista graduated on September 24th, 2023, with an associate degree in medical assisting. Becoming a medical assistant will give Trista the opportunity to work alongside the physician while practicing the clinical skills she learned … Read more

5 Questions To Help You Decide If It’s Time For A Career Change

Are you considering furthering your education and wondering if now is the right time for a career change? If this sounds like you, East Ohio College is here to help guide you through the decision-making process with 5 questions you should ask yourself when considering returning to school for a career change! 1. Are You … Read more

Tammy Clutter – Faculty Highlight

Meet the Nursing Program Director Tammy Clutter Tammy Clutter, RN/MBA/BSN, is the Nursing Program Director at East Ohio College. Tammy has worked at East Ohio College for seven years, when she started as a clinical instructor for Fundamentals of Nursing, Medical-Surgical Nursing, and Mental Health. She was then given the position of Lead Faculty for … Read more

7 Self-Care Tips For Students To Help Manage Stress

Finishing your post-secondary education can be a challenging journey for anyone. Throughout that journey, you will, unfortunately, quite commonly encounter various stressors. It’s unrealistic to expect a stress-free life altogether. Fortunately, East Ohio College offers 7 valuable self-care tips to help you manage your stress. 1.) Create A Balance Between Your Personal Life And School … Read more