General Information About Otero Junior College
We, the faculty and staff of Otero Junior College, are committed to creating and continually improving accessible and effective learning environments for the lifelong educational needs of the diverse communities we serve. We are committed to offering traditional and alternative approaches to learning, emphasizing teaching excellence, assessing student learning and building collaborative partnerships to promote education and enrich the lives of our students.
Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics.
- 2-year, Public
Special Learning Opportunities
- Distance learning opportunities
- Weekend/evening college
- Remedial services
- Academic/career counseling service
- Employment services for students
- Dual credit
- Advanced placement (AP) credits
- Not applicable
- Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
- Less than 1 year certificate
- 1-2 years certificate
- Associate's degree
- Town: Remote
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Admission Total Applicants Full Time Retention Rate 63%
Tuition & Fees 09-10 Tuition & Fees $2,854 Room & Board Charge $4,994 Books & Supplies Cost $1,749 Dorm Capacity 290
Total Financial Aid Amounts Issued Pell Grants $2,301,877 Other Federal Grants $105,724 Scholarships & Fellowships $4,019,237 Discount Applied to Tuition/Fee $3,219,145 Average Grant Dollars Issued $489,865 Avg. Scholarship and Fellowships $2,009,619
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 2,132 Native American 20 Asian 43 African American 52 Hispanic 540 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 885 Enrolled FullTime Graduates