Commencement Ceremony RESCHEDULED for August

In March, OTC announced the 2020 commencement ceremony scheduled for May 14 had been postponed indefinitely due to COVID-19. On Wednesday, August 19, we plan to give you the celebration you deserve at JQH Arena on the Missouri State Campus. Save the date! Details about the time of the ceremony, how graduates will obtain their…

Classes resume

Classes resume after extended Spring Break. Please sign in to your MyOTC account and check with your instructors on what modality your classes will be taking, as some previously in-person classes will now be online.

OTC Film Festival Screenings and Awards

Celebrate the hard work of our film festival teams who made 5 minute movies in 48 hours! Each film completed on time during our film festival will be screened at this event, an an Oscar style awards ceremony will follow. It’s been called the most fun event on campus, so grab your popcorn and enjoy…

OTC Film Festival KICKOFF

The 4th annual OTC Film Festival Kickoff! This event is open to the public, but each team must have one currently registered OTC student. Each team will be given a creative elements package that contains themes, items, and other requirements that must be in their film. Then each team will have 48 hours to make…

General Allied Health Informational Session

Not sure which Allied Health program you would like to apply for? Attend a General Allied Health Informational Session to get your questions answered and/or learn how to get started with your Allied Health education at OTC. This session is held in Lincoln Hall, Room 209, and no reservation is required.

OTC Literary Magazine Accepting Submissions

OTC’s award winning Go Anywhere Literary Magazine is calling for artists and writers who are current or former OTC students to submit their work for the 2020 edition of the magazine. Submission Guidelines: • Fiction and Literary Analysis: Not to exceed 6,000 words, double-spaced (Limit 2 submissions/writer) • Poetry: Submit in the form you wish…

OTC Night at MSU Men’s Basketball

It’s OTC Night at the MSU men’s basketball game! OTC students get free admission to the game against the Bradley Braves. Just show your OTC student ID at the NE corner entrance of JQH Arena. OTC faculty and staff are also welcome, but must pay $2 at the main JQH Arena entrance.

Holiday Peace Table Event

Come celebrate the close of the semester with exceptional culinary cuisine and hospitality! The Peace Table is a special event promoting peaceful dialogue with strangers. Pull up a chair next to someone you don’t know and dig into the buffet, which will feature: Butternut squash apple bisque Seafood Market Chowder Seasonal green salad and spinach…

CPU Club / Game Design Demos

Come hang out with CIS students from our Game Design class and playtest some of the games currently in development. Everyone welcome to come and play the games. Help provide feedback that will allow the designers create even better games! The CPU Club is an organization designed to provide students with a means for networking…

“Scallions” Restaurant Open

Scallions, our student-run restaurant, is open Thursdays and ready to serve you at the OTC Springfield Campus. It’s a great opportunity to try a variety of unique, delicious cuisines prepared (and served) by our finest culinary and hospitality students. Visit the Ozarks Technical Community College Culinary Arts & Hospitality Department page on Facebook to peruse this…

Veterans Day At OTC

Veterans Day Ceremony at OTC

On Veterans Day, OTC honors its veterans. The keynote speaker at this event will be John Lopez, founder of the K-9s for Camo organization. J. Howard Fisk (OTC Trustee, a Navy veteran and a member of the Sons of the American Revolution), will present the “Outstanding OTC Student Veteran” award. There will be a presentation…

First-Generation College Celebration

OTC joins colleges and universities across the nation to celebrate the success of our first-generation college students, faculty, and staff! The day features a key-note speaker, a college life expo, refreshments, prizes, and other events! A first-generation college student is defined as a person who is the first to attend college in their immediate family.…

Paramedic/EMS Info Session

Get started with your Allied Health education at OTC! Attend a Paramedic/EMS Information session! Our sessions are offered online the first Wednesday of each month via Zoom. Join the virtual meeting with this link: https://otc.zoom.us/j/4171234567 Can’t make it to one of the scheduled informational sessions? Email Joshua Freeman to schedule an in-person, one-on-one informational session.