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A first-time student is a high-school senior, or a high school graduate who has never attended a college or university since graduation from high school or since earning a G.E.D. First Time Student Application
FIRST-TIME STUDENTS MUST SUBMIT THE FOLLOWING:
HOME EDUCATED FIRST-TIME STUDENTS MUST SUBMIT THE FOLLOWING:
First Time Students Application
College of the Ozarks welcomes applications from transfer students who have completed a minimum of 12 college credits with a 3.0 grade point average after high school graduation. Transfer Student Application.
Transfer applicants must submit transcripts of all college-level course work even if they do not wish to transfer the credits. Applicants who have grade point averages beneath the College’s standards should include a written explanation for below-standard academic performance. The admission or enrollment of applicants who do not report previous college-level work is subject to revocation.
Transfer courses from regionally accredited institutions with C- grades or above will be accepted by College of the Ozarks for incoming students provided that they are not vocational or remedial in nature. Transfer courses with grades of D and F will not be accepted. Accepted courses may count toward graduation requirements, subject to evaluation by the Registrar and Dean of the College. For students entering the College on or after January 1, 2017, and for classes transferred on or after this date the College will not figure transfer grades into the cumulative grade point average. Former students who are readmitted after this date will be under the same policy as first-time students.
TRANSFER STUDENTS MUST SUBMIT THE FOLLOWING:
The College welcomes applications from international students. Because the College was founded to serve students from the Ozarks region, openings for international students are limited. We have vacancies for approximately 3-6 international students each year, and welcome their unique contributions to our campus life! International Student Application
After we receive your application, we will send you a list of documents and other items necessary to complete your admissions file.
International students must submit the following:
Applicants' files are considered complete when each requirement has been received and processed. Other items may be required in special circumstances. Applicants are encouraged to complete application requirements as soon as possible since admission to College of the Ozarks is quite competitive. Please see our Admissions Process Time Line for important information regarding a target date for completing the admissions file. Once an international student is admitted, the College will issue an I-20 form, required to schedule an appointment for the student visa interview at the United States Embassy. International students at the College must be documented; international students typically have an F-1 visa.
International Students Application
Former C of O students must submit the following:
Former Students Application
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