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As one of 18,000+ graduates of Lima Technical College and Rhodes State College, we encourage you to participate in alumni events, take advantage of campus resources and stay connected. Explore the benefits of being a Rhodes State/Lima Technical College Alumni below. Click here for a printable Alumni Benefits flyer. 

Free services for alumni include:

  • Cover letter and resume assistance, mock interviews, as well as career advising and job search coaching
  • Access to College Central Network© (CCN) – Rhodes State College’s online job board for students and alumni
  • Admission into all College Job & Internship Fairs and employer information sessions
  • Admission into all career development and job search preparation seminars
  • Priority notification about non-credit opportunities
  • Social and online networking platform access

Rhodes State College is a part of the Ohio SBDC network, serving eight counties in Northwest Ohio. It provides confidential, one-to-one, free business advising; growth management training; and technical assistance to entrepreneurs/small business owners. Contact the SBDC at Rhodes State College at (419) 995-8184 to learn more.

Rhodes State College offers opportunities for earning industry-recognized credentials including: Mitsubishi Electric Automation PLC certifications, Food Technology (HAACP, GMP), MS Office, Industrial Maintenance, Safety, ISO 9001:2015, and Six Sigma Green and Black Belt. Contact Rhodes State a Development & Innovation (WDI) at (419) 995-8225.

Alumni who need their college transcript may order by mail or telephone. Complete the Transcript Request Form available HERE. Mail the completed Form with the $5 processing fee. To pay by credit card, call the Business Office (419) 995-8473 and email an image of the signed form for processing to the Business Office.

Program anniversary celebrations, social events, and Welcome Day are just a few of the options for alumni and families to connect with Rhodes State College. Follow us on social media or sign up for the Alumni Newsletter to stay up to date on events.

Established in 2015, this scholarship is available to children and grandchildren of Rhodes State College (or Lima Technical College) alumni who have a minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA and demonstrated financial need.

Contact Alumni Relations to request a Graduate Medallion by filling out this request form.

The bookstore offers a variety of Rhodes State apparel and novelty items. Visit us online.

Starting in 2021, you can be welcomed inside our new, state-of-the-art  Borra Center for Health Sciences in downtown Lima for community-based therapy and health clinics. Watch for more information as progress is made on the new Center.

Under the supervision of licensed, experienced oral health professionals, receive preventive services such as exams, x-rays, dental hygiene cleanings, sealants and fluorides for a reasonable fee. Call (419) 995-8346 for an appointment.

Explore Rhodes State College’s Continuing and Community Education program for your new adventure! Let us provide you the opportunities to continue learning in every life stage. Whether you are investigating a new hobby, advancing your employment opportunities, or learning a new skill, Rhodes State College’s Continuing and Community Education, noncredit courses offer something for everyone.

A state licensed childcare facility serves as a learning lab for Rhodes students. The center is housed in the YMCA. For more information about childcare for infants through Pre-K, call (419) 223-1044.