High School Graduates
who have never attended a college or university must submit an
official transcript with a graduation date to the Admissions Office.
Please contact your high school to request that the transcript
be mailed to OC.
who have never attended a college or university must submit
an official copy of the
Educational Development Test (GED) score report to the Admissions
Students who have attended another college or university must submit an official transcript from all colleges or universities previously attended to the Admissions Office.
must be posted on the college or university transcript prior to enrollment. This is a requirement of the college's chief accrediting agency, the Texas Higher Education Assessment (THEA) test score Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges.
All incoming students are required to take the
Texas Academic Education Assessment (THEA) test or Odessa College's approved alternative test, Compass, before enrolling for college level classes unless:
The student is enrolled in a Level One Certificate program.
The student provides an official high school transcript showing TAAS/TAKS, SAT or ACT score exemption.
The student provides an official college transcript showing receipt of a bachelor's degree or an associates degree.
practice test can be downloaded at the Texas Higher Ed Assessment website.
Depending on your transcripts, placement testing may be required. Please watch the video below for more.
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