OTC and University of Maryland University College to announce online academic agreement

OTC and University of Maryland University College to announce online academic agreement

Wednesday, November 24, 2010

Media Contact

Mark Miller
College Director of Communication 417.447.2655 millerm@otc.edu
Laura French
Coordinator of Public Information 417.447.2659 frenchl@otc.edu

Ozarks Technical Community College and University of Maryland University College will hold a signing ceremony on Monday, November 29, at 9:30 a.m., for a new transfer agreement between OTC Online and UMUC. The ceremony will be held in the Board of Trustees Room on OTC’s Springfield campus, 1001 E. Chestnut Expressway.

The agreement is designed to provide for a seamless transfer for qualified Ozarks Technical Community College students into UMUC.  Dr. Hal Higdon, president of OTC, and Dr. Susan Aldridge, president of UMUC, will be present for the ceremony, as well as other officials and online program leaders from both institutions.