community-colleges

Odessa College

201 W University Blvd, Odessa, TX

Campus image of Odessa College

Odessa College is located in the town of Odessa, Texas, situated near the vicinity of the city of Midland in the western portions of the Lone Star State.

OCC is a public admissions community college, and offers prospective students a 100% acceptance rate for admissions. Odessa Community College serves over 5,200 students. The student body demographics at Odessa College consist of about 1,500 full-time and approximately 3,800 part-time students.

The cost for tuition per year at Odessa College is $2700 for in state students and $3750 for out of state. Financial aid support is available for students, along with many other loan types including grants and scholarships.

Odessa College boasts a wide variety of academic programs and majors for prospective students, including offerings in the fields of general agricultural business and management, mass communications, salon and beauty salon management, elementary education and teaching, English language and literature, licensed practical and vocational nurse training and many more.

In addition to their proffered courses, Odessa College offers an impressive roster of varsity sports programs for students. No matter what an athlete's sport of choice may be, student athletes are likely to find theirs listed among the college's nine different athletic programs, which include more common choices such as baseball, basketball, and softball. For those with more unique tastes in their sports, Odessa College also offers varsity golf, volleyball, and even rodeo!

For more information on what Odessa College has to offer, click here.

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $7,000. In order to calculate a more accurate and detailed cost of attendance check out their cost calculator here. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.

Tuition & Fees Information

  • Annual tuition range:
    • State Residents: $1,900-$2,300
    • Out-of-State: $4,500-$5,400
  • Charges for part-time students are:
    • State Residents: $86-$100 per credit unit
    • Nonresidents: $160-$190 per credit unit

Financial Aid Details

The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student per year.

 Percent of StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid71%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships67%$4,575
Receiving Student Loans6%$4,036
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-1
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-1
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-0

Admissions, Academics, & Student Services

Student Services

To help students and recent graduates, Odessa College may offer student services like those listed below:

  • Online classes
  • Classes offered on nights and weekends
  • Remedial courses
  • Career path counseling
  • Work study style employment
  • Helping students find work after graduation

Graduation & Transfer Rates

Students who attend a community college will be able to choose from a variety of programs that will lead to an associate's degree or transfer to a four year institution. The following list shows graduation and transfer-out rates for Odessa College compared to community colleges in Texas, which can be useful for determining which community college to attend.

 Odessa CollegeEctor CountyTexas
Graduation Rate20.2%-16.5%
Transfer-out Rate19.9%-20.8%

Specialized Programs & Accreditations

  • Music Program
    • Accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation (since 1964)
  • Associate's Degree in Nursing (ADN) Program
    • Accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (since 1969)
    • Find all the other nursing programs in Texas
  • Radiology Technician Program
    • Accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (since 1970)
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-1
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-1
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-1
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-3
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-3
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-1
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-1
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-3
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-1
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-1
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-1
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-1
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-1
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-1
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-2
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-1
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-3
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-1
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-1
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-3
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-1
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-3
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-1
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-1
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-1
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-2
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-1
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-3
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-2
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-1
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-1
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-3
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-3
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-1
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-3
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-2
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-1
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-1
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-1
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-1
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-3
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-3
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-1
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-1
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-1
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-3
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-1
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-1
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-1
here is the count .. community-colleges-3-1

Programs Offered

The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.

Get more information about the programs offered by Odessa College by clicking the request information to the right.

(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)

Agriculture Operations

Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Business and Marketing Studies

Communications and Journalism

Computer and Information Sciences

Construction Trades

Education

Engineering

Engineering Technology

English Language and Literature

Family and Consumer Sciences

Foreign Languages and Literature

Health and Clinical Professions

Legal Professions and Studies

Liberal Arts and Sciences

Mathematics and Statistics

Mechanic and Repair Technology

Personal and Culinary Services

Physical Sciences

Precision Production

Psychology

Recreation and Fitness Studies

Security and Protective Services

Social Sciences

Visual and Performing Arts

Other Community Colleges Nearby

The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Odessa College.

Contact Information

General Contact

Admissions Office

Financial Aid Office

School Reviews

Overall Rating: 5 / 5 Stars

Based on 2 Reviews for Odessa College

College Video

School Map




ACCEPTANCE RATE
nan%

FINANCIAL AID RATE
71%

STUDENT:TEACHER RATIO
19:1

DEGREES OFFERED ONLINE
68

FINANCIAL AID AWARD AVG.
$4,693