Earn Your Associate Degree in the Fast Lane!


OCtech offers you the chance to finish an Associate in Arts or Associate in Science degree in 3 semesters!

Who's it for:

  • Degree in 3 is for motivated students who want to save time and money - especially those whose plans include a four-year degree.

How it works:

  • Students need to have earned at least 12 college credit hours *.

  • Work with your advisor to create a customized pathway in an Associate in Arts or an Associate in Sciences degree that can be completed in three semesters.

How this benefits you:

  • Ease of schedule - all courses are available online and some may be offered in the traditional face-to-face class format.

  • Savings!  Completing your associate degree at OCtech saves you money with fewer fees and lower tuition.

  • Transferring is easy!  OCtech A.A. and A.S. courses seamlessly transfer to most public and private 4-year institutions in South Carolina.

*Incoming credit hours must be credits that can be applied to an Associate in Arts or an Associate of Science degree.  Click here for curriculum models.