Ozarka College

Tel: (870)368-7371
1,487 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 1,487 students (59% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is lower than the community college average of 26:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Ozarka College is the only community colleges within Izard County County, AR.
The nearest community college is University of Arkansas Community College-Batesville (23.9 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 61 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Ozarka College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 61 staff
60 staff

Student Body

The student population of 1,487 teachers has grown by 22% 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 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 33% over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,487 students
1,282 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 24:1
26:1
# Full-Time Students
870 students
816 students
# Part-Time Students 617 students
1,024 students
Ozarka College sch enrollment Ozarka College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Hispanic
1%
7%
% White
97%
57%
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 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,414 is less than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $4,766 is less than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 7% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,414 $5,940
Ozarka College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $4,766 $10,047
Ozarka College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 98%
89%
Source: 2013 (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.
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 lower than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in Arkansas is East Arkansas Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.