About Ozarks Technical Community College

Springfield voted to establish Ozarks Technical Community College (OTC) April 3, 1990. The residents of Springfield school district and 13 surrounding public school districts voted to establish a community technical college.

Since that time, OTC continues to uphold a core-set of values. Our values include quality, opportunity, accessibility, learning, inclusion, innovation, community, respect, integrity and personal growth. We uphold a mission to promote student learning through accessible, high-quality, affordable workforce training. We provide both technical and general education that is responsive to the educational needs of the community and its diverse constituencies. (Read More).

News Releases

OTC names new dean of health sciences

Article Date: June 14, 2021, 6:19 pm

OTC offers four-week welding boot camp

Article Date: June 9, 2021, 1:16 pm

New programs and growth coming to OTC in the fall of 2021

Article Date: June 7, 2021, 1:54 pm

OTC offers two-week manufacturing boot camps

Article Date: June 3, 2021, 2:13 pm

OTC to host outdoor job fair on June 10

Article Date: May 27, 2021, 1:24 pm

OTC confers 2,733 degrees and certificates at commencement

Article Date: May 19, 2021, 11:42 pm


Midterm Grades Due @10:00 AM (1st 5-week classes)

Event Date: June 16, 2021, 12:00 am

Behavioral Health Support Virtual Info Session

Event Date: June 17, 2021, 12:00 pm

Allied Health Virtual Info Session

Event Date: June 17, 2021, 2:00 pm

Enrollment Census for Summer Courses

Event Date: June 18, 2021, 12:00 am

Paramedic to ASN Info Session

Event Date: June 22, 2021, 8:00 pm

Practical Nursing virtual info session (Lebanon)

Event Date: June 24, 2021, 1:00 pm

Behavioral Health Support Virtual Info Session

Event Date: June 25, 2021, 9:00 am

OTC Weekend at Dickerson Park Zoo

Event Date: June 26, 2021, 9:00 am

Last Day to Drop/Withdraw (1st 5-week classes)

Event Date: June 29, 2021, 12:00 am