Okefenokee Technical College

Waycross, GA
University Website: www.okefenokeetech.edu
Apply Online: www.okefenokeetech.edu
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Okefenokee Technical College is a two-year postsecondary institution with two campuses in the rural towns of Waycross and Alma in southeastern Georgia. The school offers associate's degree, certificate or diploma programs in the areas of allied health, business and computer, personal services, and technical and industrial technology.

The school began in 1962 when a bond referendum was approved for construction of the Waycross-Ware County Area Vocational Technical School. The school opened the Waycross campus in 1965. The second campus in Alma, Georgia, was opened in September 1998. Current combined enrollment exceeds 2,000 students.

The school is a unit of the Technical College System of Georgia, which includes 28 technical colleges and 31 satellite campuses. The school is accredited by the Council on Occupational Education and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges.[citation needed]

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Fast Facts

  • Public, At least 2 but less than 4 years
  • students
  • $4,500.00 avg tuition

1701 Carswell Ave
Waycross, GA 31503
(912) 287-6584

Apply online Admissions:
www.okefenokeetech.edu
Financial Aid:
www.okefenokeetech.edu

Areas of Study:

  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
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Okefenokee Technical College

Statistics:
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Admitted 0 NaN%
Enrolled total 0
Full Time: 0
Part Time 0
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 0 0
SAT Math 0 0
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 0 0
ACT Composite 0 0
ACT English 0 0
ACT Math 0 0
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 47%
4-year graduation rate
6-year graduation rate
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy Yes
Secondary School GPA Not applicable
Secondary School Rank Not applicable
Secondary School Record Not applicable
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Not applicable
Admission Test Scores Not applicable
TOEFL Not applicable
Other Tests Not applicable
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Okefenokee Technical College

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $2,250.00 $2,250.00 $4,500.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $250.00 $250.00 $250.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $75.00 $75.00 $150.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $0.00 $7,000.00 $1,500.00
Other Expenses $0.00 $1,500.00 $1,500.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $20.00
Graduate Application Fee $0.00
Books and Supplies $1,200.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 99%
Percent receiving grant aid 99%
Avg amount of grant aid $5,518.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 0%
Avg amount of student loan aid

Okefenokee Technical College

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping X
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications X
Data Processing and Data Processing Technology/Technician X
EDUCATION
Early Childhood Education and Teaching X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions, Other X
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician X
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist X
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies X
NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION
Forest Technology/Technician X

Scholarships for Students in Georgia

Name Amount Deadline
ASHRAE Region IV Benny Bootle Scholarship $5,000 December 01, 2016
NEWH Atlanta Chapter Scholarship Varies September 30, 2016
UAS7 International Study and Internship Program in Germany Varies October 01, 2016

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