If you currently attend another college and want to take classes at OCtech, follow these steps:

1. Complete an Application

Applying online is easy and convenient.  You can complete your application online.

Apply Online

Note: Some of our Health Science programs have different admissions steps. Please refer to the program if you are applying for one of these programs:

  • Associate Degree Nursing
  • LPN to ADN Flex
  • Practical Nursing
  • Medical Assisting
  • Physical Therapist Assistant
  • Radiologic Technology
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:

Email: send a PDF to askme@octech.edu

Fax: 803-535-1368

Attn: Admissions Office
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: Registration

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 OCtech Self Service Account.

5. Transfer your Credits

After you have finished your course(s), request to have your transcripts sent to your home school.


SC Trac logo and link to site

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

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