College of the Ouachitas

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

One College Circle

Malvern, AR 72104

(501) 337-5000

Fax: (501) 337-9382

Main Address

One College Circle

Malvern, AR 72104

(501) 337-5000

www.coto.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 1,600

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 201

Degree-seeking undergrads: 821

Setting

Rural setting

Small town (2,500 – 9,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Admission to practical nursing, registered nursing, and cosmetology programs based on test scores.


College Majors

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting C
Business – General A
Business Administration/Management A,C
Office Clerical Services C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General A,C

Education

Early Childhood Education A

Engineering Technologies

Computer Systems C

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management A
Child Care Service C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Medical Office Administration C
Medical Records Technology C
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C
Nursing Assistance C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Automotive Technology C
Computer Installation/Repair C
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Repair C
Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics C
Industrial Equipment Maintenance/Repair C

Personal & Culinary Services

Cosmetology C

Precision Production Trades

Precision Production Trades – General A
Welding Technology C

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies A
Forensic Technologies A,C
Law Enforcement Administration C

Transportation & Materials Moving

Truck/Bus/Commercial Vehicle Operation C

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

College of the Ouachitas Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:
Website:www.coto.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:https://selfservice.coto.edu/selfservice/Admissions/Application.aspx?applicationformid=3
Address:One College Circle, Malvern, AR 72104-0816
Setting:31
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:1,328
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:14 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:995 (75% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$3,620
Out-of-state Tuition:$6,410
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:91%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$5,096

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

College of the Ouachitas Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at College of the Ouachitas.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services54
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services51
Construction Trades41
Education22
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields41
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences1
Health Professions and Related Programs92
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service52
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities11
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians6
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Personal and Culinary Services3
Precision Production21
Transportation and Materials Moving1
Grand total4816

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at College of the Ouachitas.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services12
Education21
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service41
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities11
Grand total85

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at College of the Ouachitas and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$3,620
Out-of-state$6,410
Books and supplies$1,200

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid10791%
Grant or scholarship aid10589%$5,096
Student loan aid2017%$5,045

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,18488%$3,699
Federal student loans26119%$5,375

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for College of the Ouachitas. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled College of the Ouachitas students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

College of the Ouachitas Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment1,328
Undergraduate enrollment1,328
Graduate enrollment0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

College of the Ouachitas Accreditation

This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

    *General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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