A college education is expensive these days. The average cost of a four-year education in South Carolina is $12,356 per year*. The average tuition at OCtech is $4,446. With the South Carolina Education Lottery, the average OCtech cost is $2,186. Add in other financial aid options and you can see how our students get an expensive education at little or no cost.
Our Financial Aid Office can help you locate other funds to help offset the cost of your education.
Frequently asked questions:
OCtech is a good fit for anyone. Our programs are designed to help students get to where they want to go quickly without adding up a lot of debt on the way.
- University Transfer: Our customized agreements with four-year colleges statewide make working on your bachelor’s degree easier than ever. Earn your associate degree in as little as 18 months and receive a guaranteed transfer to the S.C. public college of your choice. Save money by earning your general education requirements at OCtech.
- Flexible Scheduling: OCtech has options that make education possible around your busy life. We have programs that are completely online and as well as Flex programs, online and hybrid classes. Learn more about our flexible scheduling here.
- Quick Career Options: If you want to learn skills to get a rewarding career quickly, we have certifications to designed to do just that. These certifications will also help you add to the skills you already have to increase your earning power.
Applying to OCtech is easy. You can apply online or visit our Admissions Office.
For complete application instructions, visit our Admissions page.
OCtech has multiple options to help you pay for your college education. Many of our students attend for little or no cost! Below are helpful links that can help you learn more about financial aid at OCtech.
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