Late registration scheduled for spring semester

Published on January 3, 2014

Late registration for the spring semester at Ozarka College is scheduled for Tuesday, Jan. 7 - Friday, Jan. 10. The first day of classes is Monday, Jan. 13.

Registration for summer I at Ozarka College is currently open for all students, allowing those expected to graduate in the summer to more adequately plan spring courses and give university students home for the holiday break an opportunity to register.

Ozarka College offers day, evening and online courses toward associate and technical degrees at all locations. Offerings include associate degrees in general education, business, teaching, criminal justice and corrections and human services. Technical degrees include licensed practical nursing, culinary arts, general technology, automotive service technology and business technology.

The tuition rate at Ozarka College is an affordable $79 per credit hour, in addition to fees and textbooks.

Anyone planning to enroll as a new student at Ozarka College must take the ACT or Compass assessment. These test scores are required for placement in English, reading and math.

Compass testing is available at all Ozarka College locations free of charge. Anyone needing to test is encouraged to schedule an appointment at his or her location of choice. A photo ID is required to take the test. Tests may be scheduled by calling 870-368-2049 in Izard County, 870-269-5600 in Stone County, 870-994-7273 in Sharp County, 870-625-0411 in Fulton County or toll free at 1-800-821-4335.

All degree seeking new or transfer students taking six or more credit hours are required to attend one day of new student orientation. All students enrolled concurrently with their high school and Ozarka College are exempt from orientation until they are enrolled as full-time students.

New student orientations are scheduled from 9 a.m. - noon at the following locations:

  • -Tuesday, Jan. 7: Ozarka College - Mountain View
  • -Wednesday, Jan. 8: Ozarka College - Ash Flat
  • -Thursday, Jan. 9: Ozarka College - Mammoth Spring
  • -Friday, Jan. 10: Ozarka College - Melbourne

Anyone interested in learning more about Ozarka College is encouraged to stop by any campus location from 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Extended hours will also be offered as follows:

  • -Ozarka College - Melbourne: Mondays and Tuesdays until 6 p.m. - Student Services Office located in the Administration Building
  • -Ozarka College - Mountain View: Monday through Thursday until 9 p.m.
  • -Ozarka College - Ash Flat: Mondays through Thursday until 9 p.m.
  • -Ozarka College - Mammoth Spring: Monday through Thursday until 9 p.m.

The spring and summer I course schedule is available now online at To request a copy of the schedule, or for more information about enrolling, please contact the Admissions Office at 870-368-7371.