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Ozarka College - Mountain View to host Introduction to Computers Continuing Education Course

Updated: 01/29/2015
Ozarka College in Mountain View will host an Introduction to Computers course to be offered through Continuing Education beginning in March.This four-week course, being taught by Frances Bullard, will cover basic computer concepts, Microsoft …

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Ribbon Cutting Ceremony to take place at Ozarka College

Updated: 01/26/2015
Ozarka College will host a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for the Student Services Center in Melbourne, Arkansas on January 29, 2015. This event begins at 11:00 AM and the community is invited to attend.With the support of local sales tax revenue provided …

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Scholarships for Spring 2015 Semester available at Ozarka College

Updated: 01/22/2015
Due to recent donations made to Ozarka College, the College has several scholarships available for the Spring 2015 semester. These scholarships are valued at $250 each and applications are being accepted now through Friday, February 6, 2015.To be …

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John E. Miller Family Donates $5,000 to the Ozarka College Capital Campaign

Updated: 01/20/2015
The family of the late Representative John E. Miller  has committed $5,000 to the Ozarka College Student Services Center Capital Campaign. Their contribution will pay to furnish a student study area in the Student Services Center on the Melbourne …

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Other News

Ozarka College Seeks Your Heart-Healthy Miles

Updated: 01/16/2015
In December, Ozarka College was awarded The Blue & You Foundation for a Healthier Arkansas grant, which will help fund a Comprehensive Health and Safety Program. On January 7, 2015, Ozarka College was presented a check for $46,909 from the Blue …

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Ozarka College Announces President And Provost Lists

Updated: 01/15/2015
Ozarka College recently announced that 89 students have been named to the President's List and 72 students have been named to the Provost's List for the Fall 2014 semester.  To be eligible for the President's List, a student must be enrolled in at …

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Ozarka College Accepts GED Walmart Scholarships

Updated: 01/12/2015
A new scholarship opportunity is now available to adult education students.  The GED Walmart Scholarship will cover Official GED testing fees, in full, if the student meets the required criteria. The only criteria for the scholarship is that …

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Photography And Photoshop Course To Be Offered At Ozarka College - Mountain View

Updated: 01/09/2015
Ozarka College in Mountain View will offer a four-day Photography and Photoshop continuing education course, beginning in February.  The course will be taught by Patrick Ward and will meet daily from February 2-5, 2015 from 5:00 to 7:00 PM. Tuition …

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Businesses Participated In Ozarka College's Community Support Program

Updated: 01/07/2015
As Ozarka College's registration deadline for spring courses neared, the College rolled out a new Community Support Program. Local businesses were asked to help spread the word about registration deadlines by posting information on their business …

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Ozarka College And FrogWatch Usa To Host Frog Listening Workshops

Updated: 01/02/2015
Ozarka College will partner with FrogWatch USA to offer free Frog Listening Workshops in Mountain View, Ash Flat and Mammoth Spring, beginning in January 2015.The seminars will be presented by Tom Krohn, Arkansas Regional Coordinator for Frog Watch …

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Ozarka College Offers New Extended Hours For GED Classes

Updated: 12/29/2014
Free GED classes will resume at Ozarka College in Melbourne, Ash Flat, Mammoth Spring, and Mountain View beginning January 12, 2015.  Ozarka College's Adult Education program is ADA accessible, EEOC compliant, and disability accommodations are …

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CenturyLink Donates $5,000 To The Ozarka College Capital Campaign

Updated: 12/26/2014
CenturyLinkhas committed $5,000 to the Ozarka College Student Services Center Capital Campaign. Their contribution will pay to furnish an office in the Student Services Center on the Melbourne Campus.CenturyLink, headquartered in Monroe, Louisiana, …

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Ozarka Kids Academy Donates To Dhs

Updated: 12/23/2014
In lieu of a gift exchange, Ozarka Kids Academy at Ozarka College in Melbourne chose to donate to the Arkansas Department of Human Services (DHS) this holiday season.The new hats, mittens, packs of diapers, and non-perishable food items Kids Academy …

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Ozarka College Awarded Arkansas Flower And Garden Show 'Greening Of Arkansas' Grant

Updated: 12/18/2014
Ozarka College will receive $1,500 from the Arkansas Flower and Garden Show through its 'Greening of Arkansas' grant program. The funds will support landscaping the Ozarka College plaza and courtyard, a central commons and green space near the new …

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Director Of Aviation Hired

Updated: 12/15/2014
Ozarka College is pleased to announce the hiring of Nick Lenczycki, who will serve as the Director of Aviation. The inaugural cohort is anticipated to begin during the fall 2015 semester."Nick's vast experience in a university level aviation …

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Registration Deadline Is Fast Approaching

Updated: 12/08/2014
Have you registered for Spring and Summer 2015 courses yet? Now is the time to do so! Spring courses begin on January 12 and the deadline to register is January 9.  We are celebrating our 40th year in Higher Education and look forward to serving …

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Ozarka College Awarded Blue & You Foundation Grant

Updated: 12/05/2014
Ozarka College has been awarded The Blue & You Foundation for a Healthier Arkansas grant, which will help fund a Comprehensive Health and Safety Program.Ozarka College was awarded $46,909 to support a Quick Response Health Care Initiative, to …

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Ozarka College Awarded Blue & You Foundation Grant

Updated: 12/05/2014
Ozarka College has been awarded The Blue & You Foundation for a Healthier Arkansas grant, which will help fund a Comprehensive Health and Safety Program.Ozarka College was awarded $46,909 to support a Quick Response Health Care Initiative, to …

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Dr. Richard Dawe to serve on Saint Louis University's Parks College Graduate Advisory Board

Updated: 12/03/2014
Dr. Richard Dawe, President of Ozarka College, has accepted an invitation to serve as an advisory board member on the Graduate Advisory Board for Engineering, Aviation and Technology at Saint Louis University's (SLU) Parks College.   Parks College …

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Ozarka College's Financial Aid Department Lowers Student Loan Default Rates

Updated: 12/01/2014
Ozarka College has worked very hard to decrease the three-year Cohort Default Rate(CDR) and has been successful.   Efforts to monitor the default rate have been put in place with the Financial Aid department.   Some of these efforts …

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Photography and Photoshop course to be offered at Mountain View

Updated: 11/23/2014
Ozarka College in Mountain View will offer a four-day Photography and Photoshop continuing education course, beginning in December.The course will be taught by Patrick Ward and will meet daily from December 1 through December 4 from 5:00 to 7:00 PM. …

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Ozarka College to host Holidays in Who-ville

Updated: 11/21/2014
Ozarka College will host their 5th annual holiday event on December 5, 2014 beginning at 4:30 PM.   This event is free to the public and will take place in the John E. Miller Education complex, at Ozarka College, in Melbourne.This year's theme is, …

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Miller Family Donates $5,000 to the Ozarka College Capital Campaign

Updated: 11/21/2014
Paul and Treva Miller, residents of Izard County, have committed $5,000 to the Ozarka College Student Services Center Capital Campaign. Their contribution will pay to furnish an office in the Student Services Center on the Melbourne Campus.Prior to …

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Ozarka College's NCLEX Pass Rates Announced

Updated: 11/19/2014
The Arkansas State Board of Nursing (ASBN) has announced the 2013 - 2014 National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX) pass rates, and Ozarka College ranks among the top."The annual pass rate for the NCLEX is calculated based on a fiscal year (July …

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Ozarka College Named Military Friendly School for Fifth Consecutive Year

Updated: 11/17/2014
G.I. Jobs has named Ozarka College to the 2015 Military Friendly Schools list.   This marks the fifth consecutive year Ozarka College has received this honor.   According to G.I. Jobs, Schools that have earned the elite Military Friendly ® …

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Wiles Family donates $2,500 to the Ozarka College Capital Campaign

Updated: 11/14/2014
Dennis and Wanda Wiles, residents of Izard County, have committed $2,500 to the Ozarka College Student Services Center Capital Campaign.   Their contribution will pay to furnish an office in the Student Services Center on the Melbourne …

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LPN Students Donate to Food Bank

Updated: 11/12/2014
On October 21, 2014, Ozarka College LPN students hosted a bake sale fundraiser and did free health screenings at Ozarka College - Ash Flat.   The bake sale raised $188.70 and all funds were donated to the Christian Community Food Bank to supply …

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A Salute To Our Veterans

Updated: 11/10/2014
Today and every day, Ozarka College salutes all of our Veterans and members of the United States Armed Forces who have fought so bravely to defend our freedom and we remember those great men and women who have paid the ultimate price. We also salute …

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Ozarka College Culinary Arts Department to host Culinary Showcase

Updated: 11/10/2014
Ozarka College's Culinary Arts Department will host a Culinary Showcase, fine dining experience, on November 20, 2014.   There will be two seating availabilities, one at 5:30 PM and another at 7:00 PM.   Reservation for either is required.The meal …

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Ozarka College offers Certified Nursing Assistant Classes

Updated: 11/07/2014
Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs) are currently in high demand at area long-term care facilities, and Ozarka College offers college credit CNA classes (Basic Health Skills).   Students may take this CNA course at any of our four campus locations …

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Ozarka College Ranks Well Above the State and National Averages in Community College Student Engagement Survey

Updated: 11/03/2014
The Center for Community College Student Engagement has released the 2014 Key Findings from the Community College Survey of Student Engagement (CCSSE).     The findings from the survey indicate that Ozarka College is an exceptional and affordable …

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Ozarka culinary student wins bronze at Nationals

Updated: 07/02/2008
Ozarka College had three culinary arts students competing at the national level SkillsUSA Conference in Kansas City June 23-27.  One of its culinary arts students brought home a bronze medal from the competition.  Kathryn Tebbetts of …

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