Mission Statement

Academic Year 2023-2024
Volume LV


Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award associate degrees.  Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College also may offer credentials such as diplomas and certificates at approved degree levels. Questions about the accreditation of Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097, by calling (404) 679-4500, or by using information available on SACSCOC’s website (www.sacscoc.org).


American Association of Community Colleges


The mission of OCtech is to provide relevant safe, training and education in a safe, diverse, flexible, and inclusive environment that promotes success and self-reliance for students, and fosters economic development for the region.

Approved by the Orangeburg-Calhoun Area Technical Education Commission, August 8, 2023.


Engage. Empower. Transform.

Note: Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College maintains its official publications electronically on the college website. The electronic version of the College Catalog is considered the College’s official College Catalog.

Non-Discrimination Policy: Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status in its admissions policies, programs, activities or employment practices. Employee and applicant inquiries concerning the federal laws and their application to the College may be directed to the College’s Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Officer, the Director of Human Resources, Marie Howell, 3250 St. Matthews Road, Orangeburg, SC 29118, 803.535.1207, who serves as the College's Section 504, Title II, and Title IX Coordinator.