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National College

Dayton Area OH Campus

1837 Woodman Center Drive, Kettering, OH 45420 · 937-299-9450Dayton Area OH OH Campus on Facebook

Kettering OH Campus

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Important campus information:

  • Application Fee Waived for Term starting December 1, 2014
  • No Tuition Increase through June 2015
  • Blue Ribbon Grant for eligible military veterans/dependents awards up to $15,000
  • Workforce Development Grant - a matching grant to help offset the cost of tuition for eligible students. Awards up to $7,500 per year
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Campus News

Career Center Proves to Be Missing Piece of Veteran's Job Search Puzzle

Career Center Proves to Be Missing Piece of Veteran's Job Search Puzzle

“I finished the program in September and got a job within thirty days. That's how great this school is. Who gets a job in thirty days?”

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Details and History

Conveniently located in Kettering Towne Center, the Dayton Area campus is easily accessible from I-675. The 17,000 square-foot facility resides in an area populated with a diversified group of corporations and companies, enabling our graduates to explore possible career opportunities in a wide variety of industries.

National College has helped working adults in the Dayton area achieve their education goals since 2004 and continues to build on its reputation among local employers for its skilled graduates.

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Academics

National College is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS) and offers degrees and diplomas in medical, business, and technology fields such as:

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Our Faculty

The key to our success is a faculty of industry-leading professionals.  Drawing on personal insights, our instructors provide students with a real-world perspective to prepare them for success in well-defined fields of employment.

At National College we emphasize individual attention for our students, from enrollment to graduation with frequent and helpful faculty interaction every step of the way.  Our class sizes are smaller, with an average of 15:1 student-to-faculty ratio, allowing for one-on-one interaction with instructors.

 

» Dayton Area OH Faculty at a Glance
12 faculty listed below

Our Faculty at a Glance

Bob Abadie - Department Chair - Business Management

Bob Abadie

Department Chair - Business Management

M.Ed., BS Business Administration, BA Theology

Bob Abadie has worked in a variety of positions in the business world for over 35 years. His business background includes over 20 years in sales and marketing, including sales management, retail and restaurant management, and positions as a Corporate Trainer and a Trainer of Trainers. Bob was a successful business owner for several years, and has a strong technology background. He received his bachelor's degree in Business Administration from the University of New Orleans and his Master of Education degree from Antioch University McGregor. Bob also received his Bachelor of Arts in Theology degree from the Way International and has published many case studies in textbooks related to business ethics. He teaches several business, technology, and general education courses at the Dayton Area Campus, where he serves as Department Chair for the Business Management program.

Hannah Barnhorn - Department Chair - Paralegal Studies

Hannah Barnhorn

Department Chair - Paralegal Studies

J.D.; B.A.

Hannah Barnhorn is a licensed Ohio Attorney and has been an instructor at National College since 2005, where she serves as Department Chair for the Paralegal Studies program. She successfully oversaw the Dayton Area Campus ABA Approval process. Hannah volunteers with the Dayton Volunteer Lawyer Project, taking domestic relation cases and is a full-time Legal Researcher. Her publications include the Ohio Chapter on Juvenile Collateral Consequences published by the ABA.

Robert Barnhorn - Instructor

Robert Barnhorn

Instructor

BA, JD

Robert Barnhorn is a licensed attorney with over 6 years of expert legal research experience. He currently works as a Senior Legal Research Associate with LexisNexis, researching diverse legal topics such as criminal, contract, tort, corporate, and securities laws. Robert earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology with a minor in Theology from the University of Notre Dame and earned his Juris Doctorate degree from the University of Dayton School of Law. He is an instructor at the National College Dayton Area Campus.

Les Cameron - Director of Information Systems Engineering

Les Cameron

Director of Information Systems Engineering

MBA, MCSA, MCITP, A+, Network+, Security+

Les Cameron has 20 years of experience as a computer/network technician. He holds a Master of Business Administration degree in IT management and holds certifications in A+, Network+, Security+, MCSA, and MCITP: Server 2008. Les is an instructor at the National College Dayton Area Campus and serves as director of the information systems engineering program.

William Furay - Clinical Coordinator Surgical Technology

William Furay

Clinical Coordinator Surgical Technology

CST

William Furay has over 24 years of experience in the operating room and is a Certified Surgical Technologist through military training with the U.S. Navy. He is currently working privately for an orthopedic surgeon and also works as needed in the Kettering hospital system. William is an instructor at the National College Dayton Area Campus and serves as Clinical Coordinator for the Surgical Technology program.

Christine Malloy - Instructor

Christine Malloy

Instructor

BA

Christine Malloy is an instructor in the Pharmacy Technician program at the National College Dayton Area Campus. She currently works as an Analytical Lab Manager for the University of Dayton Research Institute. Christine holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in pre-med from Wright State University and has completed medical technology coursework at the Kettering College of Medical Arts. She is a member of the American Society of Mass Spectrometry.

Susan Meindl - Department Chair - General Education

Susan Meindl

Department Chair - General Education

MA, BA

Susan Meindl has been an instructor of General Education courses at National College in Dayton for six years, and she currently serves as department chair for general education. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Philosophy and a Master of Arts degree in English Literature.

Wilbert Morris - Department Chair - Accounting

Wilbert Morris

Department Chair - Accounting

M.S., B.S.

Wilbert Morris has worked in the financial field for more than 28 years and is presently a Financial Manager, employed as a Department of Defense (DOD) civilian at Wright Patterson Air Force Base. Wilbert received his bachelor's degree in Business Administration from Fayetteville State University and his Master of Science degree from Troy State University. He holds a Level I Certification in Business-Financial Management and is a member of the American Society of Military Comptrollers. He is an instructor of accounting courses at the National College Dayton Area Campus, where he also serves as department chair for the accounting program.

Derrick Parks - Director of Health Care Education

Derrick Parks

Director of Health Care Education

B.A., CMA

Derrick Parks has worked in various aspects of healthcare, public health, and allied health academia over the past 20 years. He attained his bachelor's degree in psychobiology from Oberlin College and completed two years of graduate medical education at Wright State University School of Medicine. Derrick is a certified medical assistant (CMA-AAMA) and is currently pursuing certification credentials as a Facilitator of Adult Learning (CFAL) and will apply for licensure to offer continuing education units (CEUs) to workshop participants in the medical assisting and allied health academia fields. He serves as an instructor and Director of Health Care Education at the National College Dayton Area Campus.

Monica Pazmino - Instructor

Monica Pazmino

Instructor

BS, RHIA

Monica Pazmino has worked in the Health Information Management field for six years. Currently she works as a Coding EMR Analyst and Auditor for a regional healthcare network. Monica has a Bachelor's Degree in Health Information Management from the University of Cincinnati and a Bachelor of Arts from the Universidad Catolica del Ecuador. She holds a Registered Health Information Administrator certification. She teaches Healthcare Reimbursement Methodologies.

Renee Smith - Director of Health Information Technology

Renee Smith

Director of Health Information Technology

BS, RHIT

Renee Smith has been a Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT) for the past 10 years and has worked in various aspects of health care for over 18 years. Renee received her Bachelor of Science degree in management from Indiana Wesleyan University and holds an Associate of Applied Science degree in Health Information Management. She is an instructor and also serves as Director of the Health Information Technology (HIT) program at the Dayton Area Campus.

Monica Wiley - Director of Surgical Technology

Monica Wiley

Director of Surgical Technology

A.A.S., CST

Monica Wiley is a Certified Surgical Technologist and worked at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN for 3 years. She is currently a surgical technologist at Ohio State University and serves as Director of Surgical Technology at the National College Dayton Area Campus. Monica holds an Associate of Applied Science degree in surgical technology.

 

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Career Services and Employer Partnerships

At National College, the success of our students is always priority number one.

National College knows that transitioning from being a student to becoming a working professional requires more than just a good education, and that the process of helping you find a great career opportunities begins long before you enter our doors. The academic leaders at National College work with local employers to ensure that our programs align with careers of today and the future.

We will assist you with creating goals and exploring career options. No matter where you are in your career, you will always have access to the full range of services. Here are a few of the many services we offer:

  • Mock interviews
  • Business etiquette training
  • DVD, books, and magazines on conducting your job search
  • Coaching on dressing for success
  • Assistance with writing resumes and cover letters
  • Tips on researching potential employers
  • Access to current local job openings

 

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Map / Directions for Dayton Area OH, OH Campus

937-299-9450  •  Schedule a Visit  •  1837 Woodman Center Drive, Kettering, OH 45420

Directions to the Dayton Area OH location:

Get directions to National College's Kettering, OH Campus

From Interstate 675, take exit 10 and travel west on Indian Ripple Road, which becomes Dorothy Lane after crossing County Line Road. Kettering Towne Center is at the next major intersection. Just past the shopping center, turn left at the Tumbleweeds restaurant onto Woodman Center Drive, left again into the parking lot and immediately turn right. The College is located just past Sears.

From I-75 north or south, in downtown Dayton, take 35 east. Travel 4.7 miles east to Woodman Drive. Take the Woodman Drive exit to the right heading south. Travel 3.0 miles to Dorothy Lane and then turn right. Once on Dorothy Lane heading west, in 0.3 miles the next light will be Woodman Center Drive. Turn left on Woodman Center Drive and travel 0.2 miles and National College is on the left behind Sears at 1837 Woodman Center Drive.

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