College of the Ozarks

Point Lookout, MO 65726

College of the Ozarks is one of the 53 private 4-year, not-for-profit colleges in Missouri. Its campus is small in size and located in the town of Point Lookout. The institution offers only undergrad degree programs.

In the 2017 fall enrollment, 368 freshman students enrolled, and approximately 272 students returned for their sophomore year (which makes its freshman retention rate 74%).

Every year 72% of students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their respective studies.

College of the Ozarks's in-state tuition for 2017-2018 academic year was $18,700, and fees were $430. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $18,700 and $430 respectively.

Overview

Campus LocaleDistant Town
Campus SizeSmall
Student to Faculty Ratio14:1
Is Admission OpenNo
Religious Affiliation
Evangelical Christian
Level4-year
TypePrivate
Business ModelNot-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate74%

Nursing Programs Offered

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Bachelor's degree 0 0
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-RN: 89.8%

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Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
01/01/1961 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
CCNE
10/16/2010 - Current

Admission

13%

Acceptance Rate
Enrolled students test score (Fall 2017)
SAT1088 to 1235
ACT21 to 26
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Required
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended

In addition to the college's admission requirements each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).

Cost to Attend

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students$310/credit
In State Students$310/credit
Out of State Students$310/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students-
In State Students-
Out of State Students-

Tuition Estimates

Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.

Program Credit Hours In district In State Out of State
LPN 45 $13,950 $13,950 $13,950
ADN 70 $21,700 $21,700 $21,700
BSN 125 $38,750 $38,750 $38,750
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 100% of College of the Ozarks's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 58% $3,848
Other Federal Grant 16% $893
State Grant & Scholarships 49% $1,933
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 99% $12,097
Federal Student Loans -- --
Private Loans -- --

$13,498

Average Net Price/year
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$6,246
$30,001 to $48,000$8,024
$48,001 to $75,000$8,223
$75,001 to $110,000$11,652
Over $110,000--

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Student Population

1,508

Undergrads

0

Graduates

831

Women

677

Men

98%

Full-time

2%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
90%
Hispanic
2%
Race/ethnicity unknown
2%
Two or more races
2%
Non-resident alien
1%
Asian
1%
Black/African American
1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Missouri state board of nursing.

College of the Ozarks
100 Opportunity Avenue
Point Lookout, MO 65726
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