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One-Stop Admissions Process

The admissions process at Okefenokee Technical College may be completed in one stop of about 3 hours or less.

  • If you are unsure of what program you would like to enter, meet with the Director of Career Services to complete a career skills inventory and discuss the programs offered at OTC. ( this is the academic programs homepage)
  • Bring an official high school or GED transcript to document high school graduation or GED completion if required by your selected program of study. A copy of the diploma may be acceptable in some cases. Transcripts may be requested by completing the request form (HS_GED_transcriptrequest.pdf) and mailing to each institution you have attended previously. Please be aware most institutions will not release transcripts until payment of the processing fee has been received.
  • Complete the Okefenokee Technical College (OTC) application and pay the nonrefundable application fee. ( application form page)
  • Submit a copy of a driver’s license, state issued identification card, or at least one secure and verifiable document defined in Georgia Code Section 50-36-2. The Georgia Code Sections can be found at The driver’s license and state issued identification card must be issued after January 1, 2008.
  • Take the placement test ( placement testing page) (You may be eligible to exempt the admissions assessment if you have successfully completed the program-equivalent math and English courses at a regionally accredited postsecondary school or have acceptable COMPASS, Asset, SAT, or ACT scores. An official transcript indicating the courses completed or test scores is required). A photo ID or prior arrangements for providing an alternate form of identification is required.
  • Meet with an advisor to discuss your assessment scores. You may also register for classes (link to admissions index page if registration is open.
  • If you wish to apply for financial aid, meet with a financial aid officer to discuss available financial aid options. (link to financial aid index page )

Getting started on a career that can change your life is just that easy. OTC’s admissions staff, advisors, and financial aid staff are here to help you through every step of the process. We hope to see you soon!

Telephone numbers are accessible to persons who are deaf or hard of hearing through the Georgia Relay by dialing 711 or 1-800-255-0056 from a TTY/TDD.

Los números de teléfono son accesibles a las personas que son sordos o con pérdida de la audición a través de Georgia Relay marcando 711 o 1-800-255-0056 de TTY/TDD.


Waycross Alma Baxley
1701 Carswell Ave 101 West 17th St 1334 Golden Isles Pkwy, W
Waycross, Georgia 31503 Alma, Georgia 31510 Baxley, Georgia 31513
912.287.6584 912.632.0951 912.367.1700
  Camden Golden Isles
  8001 The Lakes Blvd 3700 Glynco Pkwy
  Kingsland, Georgia 31548 Brunswick, Georgia 31525
  912.510.3327 912.262.4999
  Hazlehurst Jesup
  677 Douglas Hwy 1777 West Cherry St
  Hazlehurst, Georgia 31539 Jesup, Georgia 31545
  912.379.0041 912.427.5800


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