Ozarks Technical Community College and Mizzou announce online academic partnership

Ozarks Technical Community College and the University of Missouri in Columbia have finalized three new transfer agreements between OTC and Mizzou.  A signing ceremony was held this morning at the OTC Springfield campus.  The agreements are designed to provide a seamless transfer for qualified Ozarks Technical Community College students into online programs at Mizzou.  Today’s…

OTC SkillsUSA students bring home 10 medals from national competition

Students representing the various technical programs of Ozarks Technical Community College brought home a total of 10 medals from the National SkillsUSA competition, held recently in Kansas City, Mo.  OTC’s students brought home seven first-place medals, one second-place medal, and two third-place medals; an additional 15 students placed in the competition. This year’s event included…

OTC Center for Workforce Development to host Small Business Subcontractor Networking Event

Ozarks Technical Community College, Missouri Southern State University’s Heartland Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC), and Mortenson Construction will hold a contractor networking event designed to inform the small business community of opportunities for upcoming work at Fort Leonard Wood.  The event will be held on Thursday, June 23, 3-5 p.m., at Ozarks Technical Community College, 1001 East…

OTC Center for Workforce Development joins Missouri Solar Energy Industries Association

The Center for Workforce Development at Ozarks Technical Community College has joined the Missouri Solar Energy Industries Association (MOSEIA), a group that works to support the solar industry and sustainable energy in Missouri.  Through membership in this organization, the Center for Workforce Development will have opportunities to communicate and work with trainers and vendors in…

OTC chapter of Phi Theta Kappa earns eight international awards

Representatives from Ozarks Technical Community College’s chapter of Phi Theta Kappa, the international honor society for two-year colleges, recently returned from the organization’s annual International Convention with eight awards in hand.  Held in Seattle, Wash., this year’s convention drew more than 1,200 Phi Theta Kappa chapters from around the world. The honors received included the…

OTC Turf and Landscape Management students earn awards and scholarships at national competition

Six students from Ozarks Technical Community College’s Turf and Landscape Management program have brought home several awards and a scholarship from their field’s national competition.  The students competed against 59 other colleges and universities at the 35th annual Student Career Days, informally known as the “Landscaping Olympics,” an event sponsored by the Professional Landcare Network…