Speak with Your High School Counselor

Ask your high school counselor about eligibility for dual credit at OTC and about the online and seated class options with your school.

If you are a homeschool student, you are eligible for online dual credit classes.

If you have already spoken with your counselor and your high school offers dual credit classes, please move on to Step 2.

Apply for Admission

Fill out the free OTC application online.

Students who have completed the online OTC application within the last year do not need to reapply.

Note: The application does not register you for classes. 

Guided Self-Placement

Guided self-placement is an alternative to timed placement tests like the ACT. It is important that you make an informed and wise choice about your class placement. With the help of our Self-Placement Guidelines, it will be your responsibility to decide which English and math classes are the best fit for you. It is important that you make an informed and wise choice about your placement.

If you are interested in an English or math class, review the guidelines below prior to completing the next steps.

Submit Completed Dual Credit Registration Form

The dual credit registration form is fillable. Please type within the form provided below, before you print for signatures. Return the completed form to your high school counselor.

Homeschool students may return completed forms to OTC’s Dual Credit office.

Fall 2016 deadlines for completed applications and submitted registration forms:

Online Classes – August 17th

Seated Classes – September 14th

Make Tuition Payment Arrangements - MyPay

After you are registered for classes, make payment arrangements before the payment deadline.

  • Option 1 – Quikpay: Pay your tuition in full by making an immediate payment.
  • Option 2 – My Payment Plan: Set-up a payment plan for monthly deductions from your bank account or credit card.

Log in to your myOTC account, then select the AccessOTC tab and either the QuikPay or My Payment Plan link to get started. If you have trouble accessing your myOTC account, please contact the OTC Help Desk. For all payment information, see Tuition Payment Information.

Note: Dual Credit students are not eligible for Financial Aid. Payment arrangements must be made each semester. If you are dropped from your class(es), you will not receive credit for your course which may affect your high school graduation.

*This will open up the log in page for your MyOTC.