Welcome to Oklahoma City Community College!
We are thrilled that you are thinking about joining our global community. Our campus is home to a vibrant and diverse group of international and domestic students, who benefit from our robust course offerings, flexible schedules and on-campus clubs and organizations. Life as an international student doesn’t have to be difficult. We hope this information helps you understand and plan for your time at OCCC.
- OCCC is located in the largest city in Oklahoma and is the 4th largest college in the state of Oklahoma
- Earn authorization to work in the United States
- High-quality, student-invested faculty: most hold a master’s or doctorate degree
- Small classroom sizes-the average class is less than 20 students
- Eight learning labs offering free student tutoring and support
- OCCC is home to hundreds of international students from around the world
- Online course options
- Safe and secure campus environment
- Internships and real-world experiences
- A strong sense of community through student clubs and organizations, service-learning opportunities and campus activities
- Caring and supportive college staff
- Affordable tuition and fees, along with scholarship and grant opportunities for eligible students
- More than 80 degree options with flexible class scheduling with morning, afternoon, evening and weekend times available
- Transfer agreements with many four-year colleges and universities allow you to easily continue your education. In two years, you can finish your associate degree!
We’ve put together a comprehensive guide to life at OCCC for international students. Click to read why we may be the best fit for you, from affordability and employability to student life and more.
OCCC offers many scheduling options for busy students: traditional daytime, evening classes, 8-week or 4-week Fast Track classes, 5-day courses, and intersessions.
Starting at $315 per credit hour, OCCC proudly offers affordable courses and programs. Our professors are attentive to international needs, and you will be progressively pursuing your degree. Affordability
Did you know you can apply for off-campus work authorization while you earn your Associate’s degree or after? By participating in EmployabilityOPT (Optional Practical Training) you gain one year of work authorization that you would not have if you went straight to a Bachelor’s degree. Earn a degree, earn transfer credits and earn money!
At OCCC’s Fitness CenterRecreation & Fitness Wellness Center, OCCC hosts free fitness classes, fully-equipped cardio & weight rooms, and 2 full basketball courts as well as volleyball a badminton courts. We want you to be healthy and happy while you are at OCCC!
If we could, we’d let you sit down with a few of our current international students, ask them questions, and get to know them in person. This is the next best thing. Click to watch our latest video testimonials from OCCC international students.