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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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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 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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Culinary Continuing Education Courses Coming to Ozarka College

Updated: 10/31/2014
Ozarka College will be hosting two culinary continuing education courses in November. Both classes will take place in the John E. Miller Education Complex in Melbourne. Seating is limited and pre-registration is required.The first class will be …

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7th Annual International Day to take place at Ozarka College

Updated: 10/29/2014
The Ozarka College Diversity and Cultural Events Committee will be hosting its 7th Annual International Day, beginning November 4, 2014. Community member are invited to join Ozarka College students, faculty, and staff to participate in this fun and …

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Ozarka College Meets Missouri Department of Higher Education Requirements

Updated: 10/27/2014
The Missouri Department of Higher Education (MDHE) has certified Ozarka College as an authorized distance education provider within the state of Missouri. This certification also authorizes Ozarka College to engage in student recruitment, …

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Culinary Continuing Education Courses Coming to Ozarka College

Updated: 10/23/2014
Ozarka College will be hosting two culinary continuing education courses in November. Both classes will take place in the John E. Miller Education Complex in Melbourne. Seating is limited and pre-registration is required.The first class will be …

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Health, Safety & Wellness Fair is this Thursday

Updated: 10/22/2014
Ozarka College will host a huge Health, Safety and Wellness Fair, with more than 40 vendors, on October 23, 2014.  You will not want to miss this event; it is open to the public and free of charge!   This Health, Safety and Wellness fair …

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Free GED Classes offered at Ozarka College

Updated: 10/17/2014
Free GED classes are currently being offered at Ozarka College in Melbourne, Ash Flat, Mammoth Spring, and Mountain View.   Ozarka College's Adult Education program is ADA accessible, EEOC compliant, and disability accommodations are available upon …

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Alash Ensemble to perform at Ozarka College - Mountain View

Updated: 10/15/2014
Mark your calendars for the return of the Alash Ensemble, performing October 23 at 7:00 PM. This event will take place at Ozarka College in Mountain View. Tickets are $15 in advance, $20 at the door. Alash are master throat singers from Tuva, a …

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Dates set for Introduction to Computers Continuing Education Course at Ozarka College - Mammoth Spring

Updated: 10/13/2014
  Ozarka College will offer a six-week Introduction to Computers continuing education course, beginning in October.   Topics covered will include Microsoft Windows 8.1, Internet Search and Navigation, saving/managing files on a …

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Introduction to HVAC Continuing Education Course to be offered at Ozarka College

Updated: 10/11/2014
 Ozarka College in Mammoth Spring will offer a five-week Introduction to HVAC continuing education course, beginning in October.   Topics covered will include airflow, capacitors, ductwork sizing/design, EPA certification test preparation, gas …

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SCCRC Donates Another $10,000 to Ozarka College

Updated: 10/10/2014
For the past several years, Ozarka College has had the privilege of meeting with volunteers who serve on the Stone County Community Resource Council (SCCRC).   What they do to serve their community and to better the lives of others is simply …

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Ozarka College Foundation Golf Tournament

Updated: 10/08/2014
Though the weather was not ideal, golfers still had a fun filled day at the Ozarka College Foundation Golf Tournament. The four-person scramble took place on October 4, 2014 at Cooper's Hawk Golf Course in Melbourne. All proceeds will benefit the …

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Wayburn Watson Memorial Scholarship Applications Being Accepted

Updated: 10/01/2014
Ozarka College is now accepting applications for the 2014-2015 Wayburn Watson Memorial Scholarships.   Two recipients will be selected and will each be awarded $250 for Fall 2014 and $250 for Spring 2015.In May 2013, the first annual Wayburn Watson …

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A Sojourn into Practical Spirituality to be hosted by Ozarka College

Updated: 09/27/2014
John Chiaromonte will conduct a CEU course at Ozarka College in Mountain View, beginning September 23. This six-week course will begin with the viewing of, “With One Voice, that runs approximately two hours. The remaining five sessions will be …

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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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