Transient Students

Wherever summer takes you, save BIG on tuition by taking classes at OCtech.

Classes Begin May 17!

OCtech has the class you want or need to take this summer.  Most of our classes are offered online so you can enjoy your summer.  Follow these steps to get started:

1. Apply for Admission

Our online application is free and convenient.

2. Get Your Transient Approval Form

Your advisor at the college you currently attend will help you decide which OCtech courses are best for you and help you complete your Transient Approval Form. Send completed forms to OCtech via:

  • Fax: 803-535-1368, Attn: Admissions Office
  • Email: send a PDF to askme@octech.edu
  • Mail: Admissions Office, Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College, 3250 St. Matthews Road, Orangeburg, SC 29118

You can find our available courses here:  Search for Classes  (Use the “Advanced” tab and select the term you’d like to search.)

3. Register for Classes

Once we receive your application and Transient Approval Form, we will contact you to register you for classes – easy as that. Make sure we have your current contact information – as well as course name, number and section – on your form!

4. Pay Tuition

A $25 registration fee is also assessed to all new and current students each term.

You can pay tuition and fees online using your Connect Account.

5. Take your credits with you!

After you have finished your course(s), complete an OCtech Transcript Release Form and we will make sure your grades get back to your home college.


Use the SC TRAC tool below to make sure your OCtech credits will transfer to the South Carolina college or university of your choice.

SC Trac logo and link to site



Questions? Call 803.535.1234 or email askme@octech.edu.