Okefenokee Technical College


Highest Degree Offered: Associates

College Type: Public

Campus Type:

Academic Calendar: Quarter

State: Georgia


Okefenokee Tech is an institution of higher education that provides high quality technical education, training, and student support services to serve the workforce needs of its six-county service area in Southeast Georgia. This mission is accomplished through: credit courses leading to Associate of Applied Science degree, diploma, and technical certificate of credit programs that prepare students for initial employment or career advancement; accessible adult education programs that prepare students for continued education and training; customized training that is responsive to the workforce needs of business and industry; and continuing education and personal enrichment classes that provide the opportunity for life-long learning.

Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 1563

Undergraduate Students: 1563
Faculty: 49

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 32:1
Undergraduate Student/Faculty Ratio: 32:1

Contact Information

1701 Carswell Ave
Waycross Georgia 31503

Website: http://www.okefenokeetech.edu

Main Email:

Main Phone: 912-287-6584

Additional Campuses:
Alma Campus
101 West 17th Street
Alma, GA 31510

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Applying to Transfer

Transfer Agreements:

Minimum GPA for Applying:
Okeefenokee Tech does not publish a minimum GPA requirement for transfer admission consideration.

Minimum Grades for Transfer:
The minimum grade required for transfer credit is C.

Credits (Min/Max):
To graduate from a program, a student must complete at least 25% of the program course hours at Okefenokee Technical College.

Test Scores for Applying:
COMPASS, ASSET, ACT, SAT, and other national tests are recognized. COMPASS testing may not be required for applicants that have successfully completed the program-equivalent math and English courses for their OTC program of study at another institution.

Letters of Recommendation Required:
Okeefenokee does not publish a requirement for letters of recommendation.

Essay(s) required:
Okeefenokee does not publish a requirement for an essay or personal statement, nor do they ask for one with the application.

Application Fee:
There is a $20 nonrefundable application fee.

Other Requirements:
A desktop review (evaluation of courses for transfer credit) is required.

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Transfer Statistics

Transfer-Out Rate for Community Colleges:

Admissions Data From: Fall 2010


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Financial Aid

General Financial Aid Information:
Applicants should apply at least two weeks before the anticipated date of registration. Grant programs operate on an award year basis beginning July 1 and ending June 30. Applications for aid must be completed each award year.

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