Student Application

High School Admissions


Admissions for the 2019/2020 school year is now closed. Please look for the online application for the 2020/2021 school year to be posted in November.

Before applying, be sure to review all of the below information. When you're ready, hit the 'Apply Here' link and get started. Please note that existing DACC students who are returning for the next year in their program do not need to re-apply.

Campus Visit
Schedule a campus visit prior to applying. View our list of opportunities to visit our campuses or contact us directly to schedule a private tour.

Log on using the above link and create an account.

  • Use your email address and password to create an InfoSnap account.
  • Use an email other than your school-assigned email address.

Readiness Exams
Programs that required a readiness exam are:

  • Engineering
  • Columbus Zoo & Aquarium School (Jan. 29, 4-6pm or Feb. 1, 8-12pm) in the DACC Forum. Latest start time is 5pm on Jan. 29 and 11am on Feb. 1)

Please note that Zoo School applicants must also fill out a teacher recommendation form.

Accommodation Testing:
If the applicant would like to test with accommodations, please do not utilize the sign-up link.  Please contact Jamie Bando, Vocational Special Education Coordinator, by email at In the email, please provide proper documentation of testing accommodations.  You will receive an email back to setup a testing date at DACC.

Contact Information
You'll be asked to provide your name, address, phone, and email.
You'll also need parent/guardian contact information, including name, address, phone, and email.

Select Program of Interest
Select your first and second choice programs

Complete Essay Questions
You will be asked 3 essay questions:

  • What do you expect to learn in the program you selected?
  • What experiences have you had that will contribute to your success in the program?
  • When you look into the future, what do you see for yourself?

Electronic Signature and Submit
Both the student and parent will click a consent button and be sure to click 'submit' when you're finished.

Next Steps

  • After you complete the application, your guidance counselor will be notified and will upload needed information including your transcript. 
  • The DACC Student Services Department will be reviewing applications from February - May.
  • Acceptance letters will be emailed and mailed to students and parents.

If you have questions about the application process, contact us at 740-201-3216.

Note that during the application process, preference will be given to sophomores for junior/senior programs.