Selective Admission Programs

Certain selective admission programs and courses established standards of admission to assure students have the necessary aptitude and background for success. The following programs are considered to have a selective admissions criteria:

  • Aviation
  • Behavioral Health Support
  • Dental Assisting
  • Dental Hygiene
  • EMT-Basic and Paramedic
  • Lineman
  • Medical Laboratory Technician
  • Practical and Registered Nursing
  • Respiratory Therapy
  • Physical Therapist Assistant
  • Surgical Technology
  • Occupational Therapy Assistant
  • Welding – Industrial Welding Specialist

OTC may require students applying for these programs to take additional tests for admissions purposes and/or meet certain requirements to continue in the program. Contact the department or an academic advisor in Student Services for program-specific information.