Ozarka College

Tel: (870)368-7371
1,545 students
Public institution

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Ozarka College operates as a two-year public post-secondary institution offering associate level degrees and technical certificates as well as basic adult education and workplace skills training.
School Highlights:
Ozarka College serves 1,545 students (61% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Ozarka College is the only community colleges within Izard County, AR.
The nearest community college is University of Arkansas Community College-Batesville (23.9 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Ozarka College Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 1,545 teachers has grown by 27% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.04 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 33% over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,545 students
1,287 students
Ozarka College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
940 students
832 students
Ozarka College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 605 students
1,021 students
Ozarka College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Ozarka College sch enrollment Ozarka College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
-
2%
Ozarka College Asian (2007-2008)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
1%
7%
Ozarka College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
-
12%
Ozarka College Black (2006-2011)
% White
98%
66%
Ozarka College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
Ozarka College sch ethnicity Ozarka College sta ethnicity
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.04 0.45
Ozarka College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,258 is less than the state average of $5,845. The in-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $4,610 is less than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,258 $5,845
Ozarka College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $4,610 $10,047
Ozarka College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Ozarka College has consistently maintained state-of-the-art technology to be made available to students. The Learning Lab located in the Miller Education Complex is open to all regularly enrolled Ozarka College students (as well as to interested members of the community when space is available). Students may access software used in many courses to complete homework assignments or projects. In addition, interactive tutorials for college-level courses and GED preparation are available. Trio/Student Support Services Program provides on-campus group and peer tutoring, workshops, computer-aided instruction and individual counseling. In addition, Trio schedules visits to four year colleges and universities for students interested in transferring to pursue additional coursework beyond Ozarka. Cultural events are also offered through this federally-funded program. Ozarka College is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. With a low student-faculty ratio, Ozarka prides itself on the quality of education and service available to individual students.

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Did You Know?
For Arkansas public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,743 per year for in-state students and $4,624 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,432 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Arkansas is 71%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Arkansas community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.45, which is equal to the national average of 0.45. The most diverse community college in Maryland is East Arkansas Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.