Reach Higher

Reach Higher at SSC

Reach Higher is an adult degree completion initiative led by the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education. Seminole State College holds adult friendly, one-stop enrollment events through Reach Higher RECONNECT each Fall, Spring, and Summer.

Visit the State of Oklahoma Reach Higher Website here.


Upcoming Reach Higher Reconnect Event Info

How can Reach Higher Help?

Focusing on adult students, the Reach Higher program is designed to help adults who have earned some college credit complete a degree while balancing family, work and financial obligations.


An associate degree program provides flexible options for adults with some college credit to complete their degrees. Students can earn a college degree while balancing family, work, and financial obligations.


  • Have earned at least 18 hours or college credit.
  • Have a minimum 2.0 GPA from previous college credits.
  • Have completed any required remedial courses.


Degree Option

Finish Line Scholarship

The Reach Higher Finish Line Scholarship is a minimum of a $500 scholarship award per semester for up to five (5) semesters. The scholarship amount is determined by the institution upon review of applications and available funding. Students may be awarded multiple scholarship awards as they make satisfactory academic progress towards degree completion. RH Finish Line Scholarship awards may not exceed a total of $5,000 within five (5) semesters per recipient.

Contact Reach Higher at SSC:  or  405-382-9577


Laura Votaw (L-Z)
Coordinator of Distance Education
Phone: (405) 382-9577
Location: Tanner Hall