Rhodes State College, in Lima, is a public, state-assisted institution of higher learning which is chartered to provide degree granting career education programs, non-credit workforce development, andconsulting for business and industry. The college prepares students for entry into careers, develops the regional workforce through credit and non-credit occupational training, and offers curricularprograms that prepare students for transfer completion baccalaureate programs at colleges and universities. With over 4,200 students, the college?s core institutional values of integrity, caring, responsibility, respect, and quality guide its policies and practices.
In nearly 40 years since Rhodes State College opened its doors in Lima, over 50,000 individuals have taken classes to advance their careers. Students can choose from 100 majors and certificate programs in Information Technology/Engineering Technology, Allied Health, Arts & Sciences, Business, Nursing, and Public Service.