College of the Ouachitas

Malvern, AR 72104

Located in Malvern, Arkansas, College of the Ouachitas is a public institution that offers diploma and associate's degree programs, which can take 2 to 4 year to complete.

College of the Ouachitas has an open admission/open enrollment policy. The only requirement for entrance is a high school diploma or equivalent (such as GED certificate).

College of the Ouachitas in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $2,790 and fees $830. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $5,580 and $830 respectively.

Overview

Campus LocaleTown: Fringe
Student to Faculty Ratio14:1
Open AdmissionYes
Religious Affiliation -
Level2 year
OwnershipPublic
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate55%

Nursing Programs Offered

  • LPN
  • ADN
  • LPN to ADN

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide Certificate 63
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training Certificate 59
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Associate's degree 68

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from College of the Ouachitas

National Park College
19.21 miles away
Pulaski Technical College
40.7 miles away
Southeast Arkansas College
46.92 miles away
Southern Arkansas University Tech
52 miles away
University of Arkansas Community College-Morrilton
55.03 miles away
University of Arkansas Community College-Hope
66.73 miles away
Arkansas State University-Beebe
71.16 miles away
Rich Mountain Community College
80.91 miles away
South Arkansas Community College
81.22 miles away
Cossatot Community College of the University of Arkansas
91.24 miles away

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
01/01/1996 - Current

Admissions

100%

Acceptance Rate

Cost (Net Price)

$6,855

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$6,730
30k to 48k$8,086
48k to 75k$10,209
75k to 110k$12,205
Over 110k$12,205
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Financial Aid & Loan

Students receiving any grant or scholarship aid

88%

Recipients

$3,699

Average Amount


Students Who receive Pell Grants

36%

Recipients

$4,012

Average Amount


Federal Student Loans

19%

Recipients

$5,375

Average Amount

Student Population

1,328

Undergrads

0

Graduates

758

Women

570

Men

33%

Full-time

67%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
77%
Black/African American
14%
Hispanic
4%
Two or more races
4%
Asian
0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%
Race/ethnicity unknown
0%
Non-resident alien
0%

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

Relevant scholarships

Arkansas Nurses Foundation Research Grant

Arkansas Nurses Foundation provides research grant for nurses who hold an Arkansas Nursing license and graduated from an NLNAC or CCNE accredited program. 

Ginny Blankenship Nursing Scholarship

Applicant must be a non-traditional nursing student attending East Arkansas Community College.

Peggy Pickens Nursing Scholarship

Applicant must be enrolled in the University of Arkansas at Monticello School of Nursing.


More scholarships

Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and Arkansas state board of nursing