Tour the OJC Campus

OJC is one of the finest Community Colleges in the State of Colorado. Take a virtual tour and find out why. Founded in 1941, Otero Junior College is a rural college located on an attractive 40-acre campus on the southern edge of La Junta, Colorado. OJC offers more than fifty accredited courses and provides cutting edge education that offers various 2-year degree programs, transfer degrees in preparation for four-year bachelor degree programs, and workforce ready certificates. OJC students receive a quality education wrapped in an experience of a life time. Join us today!

OJC Facts and Policies

Everything you need to know about OJC in one place including Student Right-to-Know, Campus Security, Discrimination, Harassment & Sexual Misconduct, and Academic Policies.

Grievance & Complaint Procedures

Online Incident Reporting Form

Do You Want to be an Elementary Teacher?

Teacher Preparation for Rural Education Partnership at Otero Junior College (TPREP@OJC)

Earn a Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education at OJC in four years! Join the teacher education partnership offered by Otero Junior College & the University of Colorado Denver to earn a Bachelor’s degree in elementary education without leaving home.