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 to offer no-cost, short-term training

Article Date: October 5, 2021, 1:29 pm

OTC and SPS partner on student success at Hillcrest

Article Date: September 22, 2021, 12:41 am

OTC named a 2021 Great College to Work For 

Article Date: September 12, 2021, 7:59 am

OTC receives seven-figure gift, names atrium after benefactor

Article Date: August 12, 2021, 6:42 pm

OTC students excel at 2021 National SkillsUSA Championship

Article Date: June 29, 2021, 9:48 pm

OTC names new dean of health sciences

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


Classes Begin (2nd 8-week classes)

Event Date: October 20, 2021, 6:00 am

FACULTY: Final Grades Due @ 10:00 AM (1st 8-week classes)

Event Date: October 20, 2021, 6:00 am

Student Organization Fair

Event Date: October 20, 2021, 3:00 pm

Campus Life: OTC Chi Alpha

Event Date: October 20, 2021, 4:30 pm

Respiratory Therapy Info Session

Event Date: October 20, 2021, 7:00 pm

Domestic Violence Awareness Month: Purple Thursday

Event Date: October 21, 2021, 3:00 pm

Great Central Shake: Out Earthquake Drill!

Event Date: October 21, 2021, 3:21 pm

Politically Active Club: Vaccine Mandates

Event Date: October 21, 2021, 8:30 pm