OOD offers Ohio College2Careers at 17 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 in the disability and/or career services offices at each school to assist students with disabilities with additional supports:
Career exploration & counseling
Resume and interview preparation
Internships & permanent employment
Assistance navigating OhioMeansJobs resources
Connection to an expansive employer partner network
Am I Eligible?
Visit your disability services office on campus and meet with an Ohio College2Career Counselor to find out if you are eligible for services. OOD serves individuals with physical, intellectual, sensory, and mental health disabilities. If you do not see your school listed below, OOD may still be able to support you to attain and maintain employment. Please visit www.OODWorks.com to explore vocational rehabilitation, take a self-assessment, and apply for services.
Ohio College2Careers Counselors
|Bowling Green State University||Jennifer Cosgrove||419-277-6754|
|Central Ohio Technical College/ The Ohio State University at Newark||Kristin Garrett||614-955-1527|
|Central State University||Taleisa Jones||937-543-6485|
|Columbus State Community College||Special Cobb||614-704-0339|
|Cuyahoga Community College||Mary Hennessey||216-218-9930|
|Kent State University||Jessica Vass||216-538-6570|
|Lorain County Community College||Cathy Rothgery||216-215-7034|
|Miami University||Wendy Taylor||513-313-2111|
|The Ohio State University||Cyndi Mignone||740-421-1272|
|Stark State College||Shannon Thomas||330-610-4671|
|Ohio University||Hanna Jadwisienczak||740-517-0559|
|The University of Akron||Mara Byers||330-972-2163|
|University of Cincinnati||Doug Mohr||513-556-8192|
|University of Toledo||Tinola Mayfield-Guerrero||419-279-7049|
|Wilberforce University||Taleisa Jones||937-543-6485|
|Wright State University||Ashley Mixson||937-301-0087|
|Youngstown State University||William Koch||330-314-2468|
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