Throughout the semester, free tutoring is offered to OTC students in several course disciplines. Tutoring is available in the areas of math, trigonometry, calculus, statistics, accounting, computer applications, biology, chemistry, physics and study skills. These services are offered in ICE 212.  Tutoring hours for each discipline will vary. Refer to the following schedule for time and place. Please keep in mind we try to provide services; however, our tutors are students and schedules can change due to unforeseen circumstances. If you need more information, call (417) 447-8164.

Tutoring for algebra (MTH 050, 110, 130) is available in the Speckman Tutoring & Learning Center (TLC) all the hours the TLC is open.

TLC Fall 2016 Hours

August 22 – December 16

Closed September 5, October 17 & 18, and  November 23 thru  27

Monday – Thursday

7:30 am – 9:00 pm
7:30 am – 3:30 pm
10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Online Math TLC Hours

Online Tutoring for algebra is also available through the Online Math Tutoring and Learning Center Blackboard Site during the following hours:

Monday – Thursday

4:00 pm – 10:00 pm
10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Tutoring for other math classes is available for:

  • TEC 108 – Technical Math
  • MTH 105 – Business Math
  • MTH 128 – Contemporary Math
  • MTH 131 – Trigonometry
  • MTH 138 – Pre-Calculus
  • MTH 140 – Calculus 1
  • MTH 210 – Statistics

Some courses may only offer tutoring during select hours according to the Specialty Math Schedule to be uploaded to this location soon. Please note that this schedule is tentative and may change on a weekly basis. Call (417) 447-8164 for the latest information.

The TLC offers tutoring for many other subjects during select hours in addition to tutoring math. Please click the appropriate subject below to view available tutoring hours for the subject you are interested in receiving help. If you do not see your subject listed below, it may be possible that a study skills tutor may be able to assist you.  Please call our front desk at 417-447-8164 or e-mail to schedule an appointment.

Study Skills

  • all subjects


  • CIS 100, 101
  • Accounting
  • Spreadsheet Applications (CIS 105)
  • Programming

World Languages

  • Spanish
  • French
  • German
  • ASL


  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Astronomy
  • Calculus Based Physics