WELCOME TO OTC

We would love to show you around in person, but sadly we can’t do that right now. While there’s no substitute for being here, you can still explore our beautiful campus by watching our virtual tour video and browsing our photo gallery. These resources will introduce you to our campus amenities as well as give you a glimpse of what student life at OTC looks like. You’ll also see a few of our classrooms and laboratories, which we hope to fill with students again soon. We can’t wait to see you!

LIVECAST ADMISSIONS Q&A

Tuesday at 10 am

Thursday at 3 pm

VIRTUAL CAMPUS VISITS

Hosted at 9 am and 2 pm Central Time

Monday through Friday

COLLEGE TOURS

NOTE:  Due to the Coronavirus, all on-campus activities have been canceled.  This includes campus tours.  We will change this website when campus tours will resume. For now, scroll below to see some campus views of OTC.

WELCOME TO OTC

We would love to show you around in person, but sadly we can’t do that right now. While there’s no substitute for being here, you can still explore our beautiful campus by watching our virtual tour video and browsing our photo gallery. These resources will introduce you to our campus amenities as well as give you a glimpse of what student life at OTC looks like. You’ll also see a few of our classrooms and laboratories, which we hope to fill with students again soon. We can’t wait to see you!

LIVECAST

Virtual Campus Visits

Hosted at 9 am and 2 pm Central Time

Monday through Friday

CAMPUS VIEWS

OTC is on a mission to reach students where they’re at. In pursuit of this mission, we have six different locations throughout the Ozarks: our main campus in Springfield, the Richwood Valley Campus (Ozark/Nixa area), Table Rock Campus (Branson/Hollister area), Lebanon Center, Waynesville Center, and the new Republic Center, which will open in August 2020. You can also take many courses from home through OTC Online.

NEXT STEPS

Still thinking about what you want to study? Check out our academic programs, including many that can be completed fully online. You can also visit Admissions to find information about applying to study at OTC. You can even apply today using our online application form! Have questions? Contact us and we’ll answer them!    

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PROGRAMS

OTC offers over a hundred programs of study across our three academic divisions: General Education, Technical Education and Allied Health. Browse our full list of programs and find the one that best matches your goals. You can also check out our programs that can be taken fully online.

STUDENT LIFE

Think attending community college means there’s nothing to do outside of class? Think again! OTC has lots of amenities including a fitness center, library, Starbucks and our own cafeteria, Café 101. There are also many clubs and other student-led organizations meeting throughout the school year. Whatever you’re into, chances are other people are too.  

FAQ's & RESOURCES

Whether you need homework help, personal support, or job opportunities, we’ve got your back. OTC has many resources to help students make the most of their time here. We offer academic tutoring, career guidance, counseling services, and much more. We also have special support programs for veterans and students with disabilities.

How can I find information about programs that you offer?

Visit https://academics.otc.edu/programs/ or you can live chat with admissions.

Will you be offering tours soon?

Currently, our guidelines do not allow us to tour due to COVID-19 restrictions, however, we are planning on zoom options and when we will resume tours when it is safe to do so. In the meantime, please email tour@otc.edu to get a zoom tour scheduled.

Is OTC accepting applications for admissions right now?

Yes, we are accepting applications for the summer and fall semesters. You can find the application and the student checklist here: apply.otc.edu

How do I complete my STAR requirement in order to register?

Once you have applied, you can email distanceadvising@otc.edu from your otc email account and our advisors will respond with an online distance advising canvas course.

Is the summer semester completely online? Will you offer any seated classes soon?

Our summer semester is only online, however, we are offering both seated and online classes during our fall semester.

Does OTC have housing for students?

No, we do not offer housing. Our campuses and centers are completely commuter.