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Otero College

La Junta, CO 2-Year Public
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OJC Academics

Otero Junior College accepts transfer credits. Additionally, Otero Junior College has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.

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Academic Options Yes No Note
Accelerated Degree Program
Transfer Credits Accepted
AP Credit Accepted
IB Credits Accepted
Summer Classes Available
New Student Orientation

Reminder: Otero Junior College may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.

What Classes Are Required At Otero Junior College?

Otero Junior College has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate.

Students are not required to fulfill a language requirementor a math or science requirement.

Students are not required to take a computer class to graduate.

Course Required?
2nd Language No
Math No
Science No
Computer No

Reminder: Check with Otero Junior College directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.

Majors at Otero Junior College

When choosing a major, Otero Junior College students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Otero Junior College. Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed. Otero Junior College false.

Frequently Asked Questions About Otero Junior College

Does Otero Junior College Offer Learning Disability Services?

❌ Otero Junior College does not offer services for students with disabilities.

Does Otero Junior College Have An Online Program?

✅ Otero Junior College true for students who are interested in taking classes online.

Does Otero Junior College Offer AP Credit?

✅ Otero Junior College true Schools have different requirements for what AP scores they accept, so some students may not receive AP credit.

Does Otero Junior College Have An Honors Program?

✅ Otero Junior College true for highly-qualified applicants, but false.

Does Otero Junior College Require Internships?

🟨 Otero Junior College does not require an internship for all students, but does require an internship for students in some majors. Students can look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job.

Additional Information About Otero Junior College

Otero Junior College Library

The main library on campus is the Wheeler Library and there are no other libraries on campus.

Dual Degree Programs at Otero Junior College

A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time.

For more information on possible dual degree options at OJC, contact the university directly.


Does Otero Junior College have any ROTC programs?

Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every university. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.

OJC does not have any ROTC programs.

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OJC Majors & Subject Areas

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Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Aug 15
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