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Ozarka College

Melbourne, AR

At A Glance

Main Address

218 College Dr

Melbourne, AR 72556-8708

www.ozarka.edu

Admission Office

218 College Drive

PO Box 10

Melbourne, AR 72556-0010

(870) 368-2024

Fax : (870) 368-2091

admissions@ozarka.edu

Contact : Rylie Bevill

Associate Director of Admissions

Type of School

Public

community college

technical college

2-year school

Coed

Regionally Accredited

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools

College Board Code: 3621

Quick Facts

Total undergraduates : 1,186

In-State Tuition : $3,730.00

Out-of-State Tuition : $6,670.00

School Calendar

Semester

Degrees Available

Certificate

Associate

Setting

Rural Community (<2,500)

Rural

Commuter campus

Deadlines

Admission

Regular application due: No Regular Application Deadline

Priority application due : --

College will notify student of admission : --

Student must reply to acceptance by : --

Housing deposit due : --

Tests

SAT Reasoning/ACT Score report due : --

SAT subject score report due : --

Financial Aid

Financial Aid Application due : --

Financial Aid Priority Application due : --

College will notify student : --

Student must reply : --

Transfer Students

Transfer Application closing date : --

College will notify student of transfer decision by : --

Transfer priority application date : --

Transfer student must reply : --

Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms : --

Transfer priority financial aid deadline : --

College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about : --

Student must reply to financial aid decision by : --

Major and Learning Environment

Learning Environment

Calendar type : Semester

Degrees Offered in : Certificate, Associate degrees

Accreditation and Associations

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools

Regionally Accredited

All Majors

Levels at which colleges offer undergraduate majors are designated by these letters :

A = Associate degree, B = Bachelor's degree, C = Certificate degree, D = Doctor degree, M = Master degree

Agriculture & Related Sciences
Agriculture, General A

Business, Management, Marketing, & Related Support
Business Administration and Management, General A
Information Resources Management A

Computer & Information Sciences, Support Services
Information Science/Studies C

Education
Early Childhood Education and Teaching C
Education, General A
Elementary Education and Teaching A
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching A
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching C

Engineering Technologies/Technicians
Engineering Technologies/Technicians, General A

Health Professions & Related Clinical Sciences
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) C
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training A C
Medical Transcription/Transcriptionist A

Liberal Arts & Sciences, Gen Studies & Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician A C

Personal & Culinary Services
Cooking and Related Culinary Arts, General A C

Security & Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration A

Learning outside the classroom

Many colleges offer special programs like the opportunity to study abroad or participate in internships to get on-the-job training. Nearly all colleges provide extra academic help or tutoring to students who need it.

Special Study Options

Cooperative Education

Liberal Arts/Career Combination

Dual Enrollment of High School Students

Extended Class Availability

Extensive evening or early morning classes

Saturday Classes

Distance Learning

Computer Services

175 Public computers, available in: Computer Center, Libraries

Wireless network available

Campus Life

Campus General Information

Geographic Location : 125 miles from Little Rock, 160 miles from Memphis, TN.

Rural Community

Rural

Commuter Campus

Total undergraduates : 1,186

First-time degree-seeking freshmen : --

Degree-seeking undergrads : --

Graduate enrollment : --

Student General Information

All students average age : 27

Housing Options

Additional Housing Options

Car is allowed for freshman

Pet is not allowed in the Dorm

Counseling And Wellness

Career counseling

Economically disadvantaged students services

Financial aid counseling

On-campus daycare

Veteran's counselor

Chaplain/spiritual director

Women's services

Additional Programs for Students with Disabilities

Partial services for students with learning disabilities

Wheelchair Accessibility

Academic Support Programs

Learning center

Remedial instruction

Study skills assistance

Tutoring

Activities

Y indicates available and N indicates not available

Activity Name

Available on Campus

Campus Ministries

N

Choral Groups

N

Concert Band

N

Dance Activity

N

Drama/Theater

N

Film Society

N

Fraternities

N

Government or Political Activity

Y

International Student Organization

N

Jazz Band

N

Literary Magazine

N

Marching Band

N

Model United Nations

N

Music Ensembles

N

Musical Theater

N

Opera

N

Pep Band

N

Radio Station

N

Sororities

N

Student Newspaper

N

Symphony Orchestra

N

Television Station

N

Yearbook

N

Sports

Applying

General Applying Information

Application Fee: $0.00

Application Fee Waiver Available: No

Applied early admission : --

Admitted early admission : --

Applied early action : --

Admitted early action : --



Admission stats are based on first-time, degree seeking freshmen from Fall 2016 and Fall 2017.

SAT score use policy

Information not supplied by college

Additional requirements for home-schooled students

Special requirements for home-schooled applicants:

(in addition to any polices listed)

Transcript/record of courses and grades

Other Test Policies

Information not supplied by college

A note from the college

Admission to licensed practical nursing, Registered Nursing, automotive technology and culinary arts programs based on test scores, and/or essay, interview.

Advanced Placement Program (AP) Information

Offers credit for AP Exams : Yes

Offers placement into higher-level courses for AP Exams : Yes

Offers sophomore standing for qualifying AP scores : No

From the college: Ozarka College awards credit for scores of three (3) or higher in the following AP subjects: Art History, Biology, Chemistry, Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, English Language and Composition, US Government and Politics, Psychology, Spanish Language, US History and World History.

TEST Scores

Percent who submitted SAT scores : -- and Percent who submitted ACT scores : --

Test Subjects

Middle 50% of First-Year Students

SAT Math

*

SAT Evidence Based Reading & Writing

*

ACT Composite

*


* The college did not report these requirements or does not have specific requirements.


AP & Admission Policy

Exam

Min Score Required

Number of Credits

Equivalent Course(s)

Applicable Program

2-D Art and Design

3

3

ART 1023

All

Art History

3

3

FAVI 1003 

All

Biology

3

4

BIOL 1004 

All

Calculus AB

3

3

MATH 2013

All

Chemistry

3

4

CHEM 1014 

All

Comparative Government and Politics

3

3

PLSC 2003

All

English Language and Composition

3

3

ENGL 1013

All

4

6

ENGL 1013 & 1023

All

Environmental Science

3

4

PHSC 2004

All

Human Geography

3

3

GEOG 2013

All

Macroeconomics

3

3

ECON 2323

All

Microeconomics

3

3

ECON 2313

All

Music Theory

3

3

FAMU 1003

All

Psychology

3

3

PSYC 2003

All

Spanish Language and Culture

3

3

SPAN 1013

All

Statistics

3

3

MATH 2003

All

United States Government and Politics

3

3

PLSC 2003

All

United States History

3

3

HIST 2003 or 2013

All

World History: Modern

3

3

HIST 1003 or 1013 

All

College-Level Examination Program (CLEP)

Exam

Minimum Grade for Credit

Credit Hours Awarded

College Composition

50

3

Paying

Financial Aid Distribution & Stats

Financial Aid Deadlines

Contact Information

Financial aid contact name : Laura Lawrence

Financial aid office phone : (870) 368-7371

Financial Aid Forms

Domestic first-year financial aid applicants must submit the following forms, if applicable:

FAFSA

Part-Time Costs

Cost per credit hour (in-state): $90.00

Cost per credit hour (out-of-state): $188.00

Note: These costs are tuition fees only. In some cases, fees and other expenses can be additional.

Financial Aid Policies

This school practices need-blind admissions.

Tuition payment plans

Credit card payment

Annual College Costs

Cost Category

On Campus

Off Campus

At Home

In-state tuition and fees:

$3,730.00

$3,730.00

$3,730.00

Out-of-state tuition and fees:

$6,670.00

$6,670.00

$6,670.00

Room only:

--

$6,100.00

--

Books and supplies:

$800.00

$800.00

$800.00

Estimated personal expenses:

--

$3,800.00

--

Transportation expenses:

--

--

$1,800.00

Estimated Total In-state:

$4,530.00

$14,430.00

$6,330.00

Estimated Total Out-of-state:

$7,470.00

$17,370.00

$9,270.00

The prices listed above are probably not what you and your family will pay. Most college students receive financial aid, which reduces the amount the family actually pays. For U.S. colleges, use the college's net price calculator to get the best estimate of what your family will pay.


For Transfer Students

Credit Information

Minimum number of credits: --

Minimum college GPA (on a 4.0 scale): --

Lowest grade earned for course that may be transferred for credit (on a 4.0 scale): 2

Maximum credits/courses from a 2-year institution: --

Maximum credits/courses from a 4-year institution: --

Minimum credits transfers must complete to earn bachelor's degree: --

Admission Requirements (Required)

High School Transcript

College Transcript(s)

Standardized Test Scores

Students who applied for transfer

Terms in which transfer students may enroll

Fall

Spring

Summer

Transfers accepted as

1st semester freshman

2nd semester freshman

Sophomore

Services for students transferring IN from another school

Advisor

Orientation

Pre-admission transcript evaluation (determination of what courses will transfer)

Services for students transferring OUT of this school

College fairs/transfer recruitment on campus

Special Requirements

--

For International Students

Admission for International Students

Application fee: --

Annual College Costs

Tuition and Fees: $6,670.00

Room & Board(on-campus): --

Room & Board(off-campus): $6,100.00

Additional estimated expenses: --

Costs per credit hour: $188.00

Financial Aid

International students eligible for need based aid

International students eligible for non-need based aid

Tests for International Students

TOEFL (internet-based test) average score: --

TOEFL (internet-based test) minimum score: --

TOEFL (paper) average score: --

TOEFL (paper) minimum score: --

Services for International Students