Okefenokee Technical College, based in Waycross, Georgia, provides vocational and technical education to a regional student body. Established with the aim to foster workforce development, Okefenokee Technical College offers certificate, diploma, and degree programs across various fields of study, inculding health sciences, business and computer programs, and technical and industrial services. The College does not offer on-campus housing as its programs cater primarily to commuter students and adults seeking continuing education. Situated in a rural area of southeast Georgia, it is not in the vicinity of any major metropolitan area but serves as an educational hub for its community. The institution is known for an open-door admissions policy, accepting a broad range of applicants with an interest in technical education and skills development. While Okefenokee Technical College does not emphasize intercollegiate athletics, it focuses on preparing students for immediate employment or career advancement in their chosen technical fields.
Okefenokee Technical College has an open admission policy which permits enrollment by any high school graduate or GED holding student. 430 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 904 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2022/2023, excluding room and board, is $2,040 plus fees of $418.