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Otero Junior College

Otero Junior College

1802 Colorado Ave
La Junta, CO 81050
(719) 384-6831

Otero Junior College is a public 2-year institution, founded in 1941. It is located in La Junta, CO. This community college offers subjects including business, entrepreneurship, and advanced nursing. It offers 17 certificates and seven associates level degrees to students. 1,823 students sought degrees from the 21 programs at this college in 2010. The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission accredits this community college. It is one of 14 community colleges in Colorado.

Student Demographics

In 2010, this college had 1,823 students enrolled.

Student Demographics

In 2010, this college had 1,823 students enrolled.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 784
  • Total Enrolled Female: 1039
  • Undergraduate Male: 784
  • Undergraduate Female: 1039

Faculty Demographics

79 teachers work for this college. Close to half of the instructors are full-time, around half of the faculty are part-time, and about half of the faculty are women.

Faculty Demographics

79 teachers work for this college. Close to half of the instructors are full-time, around half of the faculty are part-time, and about half of the faculty are women.

  • Male: 41
  • Female: 38
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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