Attention: Close Alert Box

OCCC’s campus will remain open so students can access core services in person, including free WiFi, huddle stations, library, computers and labs. Some hands-on courses will continue to have on-campus instruction. Faculty will be available to you on-campus. Most classes scheduled for Fall will be conducted online.

Masks are required in shared, open areas.

Information about services, departments and operating hours lives here: www.occc.edu/aboutus/hours.html

COVID-19 is a virus identified as the cause of an outbreak of respiratory illness that has spread globally into a pandemic. OCCC encourages you to learn more about COVID-19, health and safety precautions, and resources at:

www.occc.edu/coronavirus
CDC Coronavirus Website

Application Requirements

Transfer Student (transferring SEVIS record to OCCC)

Items Needed for Admission:

  1. Apply now.
  2. Submit a current financial letter of support (no older than 60 days) showing the ability to finance the projected educational goals ($18,200). Prospective students must demonstrate that they can meet all expenses incurred while they are attending school. A bank statement alone will not be accepted; also include the Student Financial Verification form signed by student's sponsor. For each dependent (spouse or child) you must show at least $2,500 on the bank statement in addition to the $18,200.
  3. Provide proof of English proficiency by meeting one of the following:
    • Score a minimum of 500 on the paper-based TOEFL, 173 on the computer-based TOEFL, 61 on the internet-based TOEFL (IBT), or 5.5 on the IELTS, or 85 on Duolingo English Proficiency Test (used during COVID-19 pandemic).
    • Submit an official transcript reflecting 24 completed college hours of accredited college work at a college or university in the United States.
    • Submit an official U.S. high school transcript, with date of graduation, which indicates that all curricular requirements have been met. A list of curricular requirements is available from the Admissions Office.
    • 460 or higher on paper-based TOEFL or 48 internet-based TOEFL or 5.0 or higher on IELTS AND completion of 12 weeks of intensive English study at an approved intensive English program. Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education - Current Intensive English Programs (IEP) Approved for Students Seeking Admission to Institutions in the Oklahoma State System
  4. Send all official transcripts reflecting accredited college work. If you have not attended another college, then all officially certified high school records must be submitted.
  5. Submit a valid passport name page copy.
  6. Submit a copy of your I-94 number found at cbp.gov/i94.
  7. Current copy of your I-20 student copy from the last school the student was authorized to attend.

It is recommended that students apply at least two weeks before the semester begins. 

All correspondence relating to international admissions should be sent to: international@occc.edu

Please note: OCCC no longer requires a transfer-in form.


New Student Residing Outside of the United States

Items Needed for Admission:

  1. Apply now.
  2. Submit a current financial letter of support (no older than 60 days) showing the ability to finance the projected educational goals ($18,200). Prospective students must demonstrate that they can meet all expenses incurred while they are attending school. A bank statement alone will not be accepted; also include the Student Financial Verification form signed by student's sponsor. For each dependent (spouse or child) you must show at least $2,500 on the bank statement in addition to the $18,200.
  3. Provide proof of English proficiency by meeting one of the following:
    • Score a minimum of 500 on the paper-based TOEFL, 173 on the computer-based TOEFL, 61 on the internet-based TOEFL (IBT), or 5.5 on the IELTS, or 85 on Duolingo English Proficiency Test (used during COVID-19 pandemic).
    • Submit an official transcript reflecting 24 completed college hours of accredited college work at a college or university in the United States.
    • Submit an official U.S. high school transcript, with date of graduation, which indicates that all curricular requirements have been met. A list of curricular requirements is available from the Admissions Office.
    • 460 or higher on paper-based TOEFL or 48 internet-based TOEFL or 5.0 or higher on IELTS AND completion of 12 weeks of intensive English study at an approved intensive English program. Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education - Current Intensive English Programs (IEP) Approved for Students Seeking Admission to Institutions in the Oklahoma State System
  4. High School or College transcript copies.
  5. Submit a valid passport name page copy.
  6. It is recommended that students apply at least two months before the semester begins.

All correspondence relating to international admissions should be sent to: international@occc.edu


Part Time International Students must:

  1. Apply here.
  2. Provide a letter from the DSO at your institution with permission for you to take classes at OCCC each semester.
  3. Submit current official transcript from the school which holds your SEVIS record.
  4. Come in person to meet with an Admissions Advisor in Recruitment and Admissions.