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Otero College provides quality higher education that is accessible, transforms lives, expands employment opportunities, enriches our communities, promotes individual and global cultural diversity, and fosters economic development.


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28th Annual International Food Night to be Held at Otero College on Nov. 9

The world has truly arrived at Otero College this year. 75 students from 35 countries have enrolled at Otero College for the fall semester. The details of the stories that bring them to the...
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Otero HSI Fest, a Night Filled with Cultural Richness and Soccer Excitement, To Be Held on Sept. 15.

Otero College’s Student Life, and Men’s and Women’s Soccer teams are proud to host the inaugural Otero HSI Fest on Sept.15, 2023, from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Tiger Stadium in La Junta....
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Campus Life

At Otero College, we strive to provide our students with a top-quality education that prepares them for success in their future careers. Our experienced and dedicated faculty are committed to ensuring that each student receives individual attention and personalized support to achieve their academic goals.

Otero College is a two-year community college located in La Junta, Colorado that offers students affordable education and a variety of academic and career-oriented programs.
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Once you become a Rattler, you become part of a dynamic and diverse group of students, many of whom will become your life-long friends.
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At Otero College don't just think about your future but take action now to make it a reality. Otero offers more than fifty academic programs to choose from.
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