Career Development Tuition Waiver Program

Are you a working student who is trying to complete your degree at OCCC? Would you be able to enroll in more classes if you could afford it? If so, OCCC’s Career Development Tuition Waiver Program was made for you!


The Career Development Tuition Waiver Program is intended for students who are working a minimum of 25 hours per week and are enrolled in at least 12 credit hours a semester at OCCC. Awardees will receive a $900 tuition waiver per year. Students are responsible for fees and books.  Only U.S. citizens and permanent residents are eligible to apply for this scholarship.

The application deadline is June 1st. 

Eligibility Requirements

  • Must be admitted to OCCC
  • Must complete the FAFSA
  • Scholarship Waiver for students who work 30 hours a week.
  • Students must be enrolled in 12 hours a semester to get up to $900.00 tuition waiver.