College of the Ozarks

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

PO Box 17

Point Lookout, MO 65726-0017

(417) 334-6411

(800) 222-0525

Fax: (417) 335-2618



Contact: Marci Linson

Dean of Admissions
Main Address

PO Box 17

Point Lookout, MO 65726

(417) 334-6411

www.cofo.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 1,331

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 274

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,320

Setting

Rural setting

Small town (2,500 – 9,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 12%

Percent students who return sophomore year: 82%


College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Agricultural Business B
Agricultural Mechanization B
Agronomy/Crop Science B
Animal Sciences B
Horticultural Services B
Horticulture Science B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Fine/Studio Arts B
Music – General B
Theater Design/Stagecraft B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business Administration/Management B
Business/Managerial Economics B
Hospitality Administration/Management B
International Business B
Marketing Management B
Restaurant/Food Services Management B

Communications & Journalism

Broadcast Journalism B
Communications/Rhetoric B
Journalism B
Public Relations B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Science B
Computer/Information Sciences – General B

Education

Agricultural Education B
Art Teacher Education B
Biology Teacher Education B
Business Teacher Education B
Chemistry Teacher Education B
Early Childhood Education B
Elementary Education B
English Teacher Education B
Family/Consumer Sciences – Education B
History Teacher Education B
Mathematics Education B
Music Teacher Education B
Physical Education B
Science Teacher Education B
Secondary Education B
Social Studies Teacher Education B
Technology/Industrial Arts Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Development B
Family/Consumer Sciences – General B
Foods/Nutrition Studies B

Foreign Language & Literature

Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Medical Dietetics B
Nursing (RN) B

History

History – General B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Wildlife/Wilderness Management B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Health/Physical Fitness B
Parks/Leisure Facilities Management B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B
Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Social Work B

Security & Protective Services

Corrections B
Police Science B

Social Sciences

Sociology B

Theological Studies & Religious Vocations

Religious/Sacred Music B

Degree levels 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 Ozarks Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(417) 334-6411
Website:www.cofo.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:campusweb.cofo.edu/ics/Applications/
Address:100 Opportunity Avenue, Point Lookout, MO 65726-0017
Setting:32
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:1,517
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):65%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:14 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:
Distance Learning Students*:1,517 (100% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Bachelor's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$18,930
Out-of-state Tuition:$18,930
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$14,847

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

College of the Ozarks Programs

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences5
Biological and Biomedical Sciences3
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services8
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs3
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services3
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services2
Education12
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences4
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1
Health Professions and Related Programs4
History1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service2
Mathematics and Statistics1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies2
Personal and Culinary Services1
Philosophy and Religious Studies1
Physical Sciences1
Psychology1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Social Sciences1
Theology and Religious Vocations2
Visual and Performing Arts12
Grand total74

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at College of the Ozarks 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$18,930
Out-of-state$18,930
Books and supplies$1,000

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 aid343100%
Grant or scholarship aid343100%$14,847
Student loan aid00%$0

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,458100%$15,914
Federal student loans00%$0

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for College of the Ozarks. 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 Ozarks students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants2,8621,0761,786
Percent admitted100%15%14%
Percent admitted who enrolled14%14%13%

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 Ozarks Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment1,517
Undergraduate enrollment1,517
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 Ozarks Accreditation

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

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics
    • Didactic Program in Dietetics
  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
  • Missouri State Board of Nursing
    • Baccalaureate Degree Nursing Programs

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