Okefenokee Technical College: Review & Facts

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Okefenokee Technical College is a small two-year, public school with 1,350 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1965 and is one of the 2 colleges located in Waycross, Georgia.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
47
At Okefenokee Technical College you can get your several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, or 2-year certificate.

Okefenokee Technical College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 47 majors. The most popular concentrations are Automotive and Mechanic, Electrical and Electronics, Nursing, Installation and Repair, and Industrial Technologies. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools and colleges.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a positive sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
58%
Okefenokee Technical College student retention rate is low at 58% (below Georgia average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Okefenokee Technical College is below average: 52%.

Student to faculty ratio at Okefenokee Technical College is pretty good -- 13:1. Learn more details about instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$4,300
Average tuition cost is very low - about $3,900 per year. The additional fees at OTC beyond tuition are about $400, which totals $4,300 per academic year.

Read the details about Okefenokee Technical College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
Okefenokee Technical College will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

The undergraduate application fee at Okefenokee Technical College is $20.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Okefenokee Technical College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (912) 287-5818 or check Okefenokee Technical College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Okefenokee Technical College offers a distance learning option and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at OTC, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
Unfortunately, there is no on-campus housing at Okefenokee Technical College.

Based on the college crime information, Okefenokee Technical College appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Okefenokee Technical College Location and Maps



Post Address: Okefenokee Technical College, 1701 Carswell Ave, Waycross, Georgia 31503, USA
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