“Sometimes college is so close and yet so far.” So says the introduction on Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College’s SC TechConnect webpage. In additional to a list of classes, degrees and certificates available online, the page advises of technology requirements, admissions process and general policies for online courses featuring enrollment, attendance requirement and testing information. OC tech uses the Desire2Learn content delivery method and offers orientation and technical support for the program. Online programs offered include general arts and science associate’s degree, business administration with multiple disciplines, computer technology with multiple disciplines and criminal justice. Additionally, OC tech offers certificate programs online as well. Students are provided with dedicated resources and support services including admissions, academic advising, tutoring and workshops & seminars. The career center is available to those who wish to enter the workforce upon graduation.