Ozarks Technical Community College

1001 E. Chestnut Expressway
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Special Learning Opportunities
Distance education – undergraduate programs offered
Study abroad
Weekend/evening college
Student Services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students' children
Undergraduate students enrolled who are formally registered with office of disability services
3% or less
Carnegie Classification
Associate's Colleges: High Career & Technical-High Traditional
Religious Affiliation
Not applicable
Federal Aid
Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
For-credit instruction programs offered
Adult basic or high school equivalency
Secondary (high school)
Noncredit education offered
Workforce Education
Contract Training/Customized Training
Adult Basic Education
Adult High School Diploma or Equivalent
English as a Second Language
Continuing Professional Education
Credit Accepted
Dual credit
Credit for life experiences
Advanced placement (AP) credits
Faculty and graduate assistants by primary function, Fall 2022Full timePart time
Total faculty221484
Research and public service00
Total graduate assistants-0
Estimated Expenses for Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
  • Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.
Estimated expenses for academic year2019-20202020-20212021-20222022-2023% change 2021-2022 to 2022-2023
Tuition and fees
Books and supplies$800$800$800$8000.0%
Living arrangement
Off Campus
Room and board$6,404$6,404$6,404$6,4741.1%
Off Campus with Family
Total Expenses2019-20202020-20212021-20222022-2023% change 2021-2022 to 2022-2023
Off Campus$16,340$16,700$16,700$16,9041.2%
Off Campus with Family$7,815$8,075$8,075$8,3173.0%
Off Campus$17,567$17,828$17,828$18,0801.4%
Off Campus with Family$9,042$9,203$9,203$9,4933.2%
Off Campus$18,668$18,932$18,932$19,2321.6%
Off Campus with Family$10,143$10,307$10,307$10,6453.3%
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Alternative Tuition Plans and Promise Program
Type of PlanOffered
Tuition guarantee plan
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Tuition payment planX
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Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2021-2022
Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
  • Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.
Type of AidNumber awarded aidPercent awarded aidTotal amount of aid awardedAverage amount of aid awarded
Any student financial aid11,71294%————
Grant or scholarship aid1,67392%$8,837,871$5,283
Federal grants94252%$4,648,468$4,935
Pell grants94152%$4,578,649$4,866
Other federal grants17810%$69,819$392
State/local government grant or scholarships1,42578%$3,945,887$2,769
Institutional grants or scholarships26014%$243,516$937
Student loan aid68237%$1,369,203$2,008
Federal student loans66036%$1,075,590$1,630
Other student loans221%$293,613$13,346
  • 1 Includes students awarded Federal work study aid and aid from other sources not listed above.
All Undergraduate Students
Type of AidNumber awarded aidPercent awarded aidTotal amount of aid awardedAverage amount of aid awarded
Grant or scholarship aid16,47177%$28,024,756$4,331
Pell grants4,45653%$17,230,317$3,867
Federal student loans3,47441%$10,198,880$2,936
Grant or scholarship aid100%$0
  • 1 Grant or scholarship aid includes aid awarded, from the federal government, state or local government, the institution, and other sources known by the institution.

  • For more information on Student Financial Assistance Programs or to apply for financial aid via the web, visit Federal Student Aid.
Average Net Price for Full-Time Beginning Students
Full-time beginning undergraduate students who paid the in-state or in-district tuition rate and were awarded grant or scholarship aid from federal, state or local governments, or the institution.
Average net price$6,516$6,669$6,525
Full-time beginning undergraduate students who paid the in-state or in-district tuition rate and were awarded Title IV aid by income.
Average net price by Income2019-20202020-20212021-2022
$0 – $30,000$6,839$7,079$6,750
$30,001 – $48,000$7,470$8,082$7,541
$48,001 – $75,000$9,902$10,592$9,708
$75,001 – $110,000$11,592$11,925$11,495
$110,001 and more$11,871$12,404$12,013
  • Average net price is generated by subtracting the average amount of federal, state/local government, or institutional grant or scholarship aid from the total cost of attendance. Total cost of attendance is the sum of published tuition and required fees (lower of in-district or in-state), books and supplies, and the weighted average for room and board and other expenses.
  • Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.
  • Title IV aid to students includes grant aid, work study aid, and loan aid. These include: Federal Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG), Academic Competitiveness Grant (ACG), National Science and Mathematics Access to Retain Talent Grant (National SMART Grant), Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant, Federal Work-Study, Federal Perkins Loan, Subsidized Direct or FFEL Stafford Loan, and Unsubsidized Direct or FFEL Stafford Loan. For those Title IV recipients, net price is reported by income category and includes students awarded federal aid even if none of that aid was provided in the form of grants. While Title IV status defines the cohort of student for which the data are reported, the definition of net price remains the same – total cost of attendance minus grant aid.
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Fall 2022
Total enrollment (all undergraduate)10,889
Undergraduate transfer-in enrollment650
Attendance StatusStudent Gender
Attendance Status:Full-time: 43%Part-time: 57%Student Gender:Male: 42%Female: 58%
Student Race/ethnicity
Student Race/ethnicity:American Indian or Alaska Native: 1%Asian: 2%Black or African American: 3%Hispanic/Latino: 7%Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander: 0%White: 81%Two or more races: 6%Race/ethnicity unknown: 1%U.S. Nonresident: 0%
Undergraduate Student AgeUndergraduate Student Residence
Undergraduate Student Age:24 and under: 74%25 and over: 26%Age unknown: 0%Undergraduate Student Residence:In-state: 98%Out-of-state: 2%Foreign countries: 0%Unknown: 0%
  • Age data are reported for Fall 2021.
  • Residence data are reported for first-time degree/certificate-seeking undergraduates.
Undergraduate Distance Education Status
Undergraduate Enrollment by Distance Education Status:Enrolled exclusively in distance education courses: 24%Enrolled in some, but not all, distance education courses: 24%Not enrolled in any distance education courses: 51%
  • This institution has an open admission policy. Contact the institution for more information.
  • The institution did not enroll full-time, first-time bachelor’s students in the fall 2021 cohort.
  • The institution did not enroll part-time, first-time bachelor’s students in the fall 2021 cohort.
Overall Graduation Rate and Transfer-Out Rate

The overall graduation rate is also known as the "Student Right to Know" or IPEDS graduation rate. It tracks the progress of students who began their studies as full-time, first-time degree- or certificate-seeking students to see if they complete a degree or other award such as a certificate within 150% of "normal time" for completing the program in which they are enrolled.

Some institutions also report a transfer-out rate, which is the percentage of the full-time, first-time students who transferred to another institution without completing at the current institution.

Note that not all students at the institution are tracked for these rates. Students who have already attended another postsecondary institution, or who began their studies on a part-time basis, are not tracked for this rate. At this institution, 60 percent of entering students were counted as "full-time, first-time" in 2022.

Overall Graduation and Transfer-Out Rates for Students Who Began Their Studies in Fall 2016
Overall graduation rate:Overall graduation rate: 30%Transfer-out rate: 16%
Percentage of Full-time, First-Time Students Who Graduated or Transferred Out Within 150% of "Normal Time" to Completion for Their Program
Overall graduation rate by gender
Overall graduation rate by gender:Male: 27%Female: 33%
Percentage of Full-time, First-time Students Who Began Their Studies in Fall 2016 and Graduated Within 150% of "Normal Time" to Completion for Their Program
Overall graduation rate by race/ethnicity
Overall graduation rate by race/ethnicity:American Indian or Alaska Native: 55%Asian: 38%Black or African American: 23%Hispanic/Latino: 31%Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander: 25%White: 31%Two or more races: 24%Race/ethnicity unknown: 21%
Percentage of Full-time, First-time Students Who Began Their Studies in Fall 2016 and Graduated Within 150% of "Normal Time" to Completion for Their Program
Completions (Number of awards conferred) 2021-2022
Completions are the number of awards conferred by program and award level.
sort byProgramUndergraduate
  • Data shown are for first majors.
  • (-) Program is not offered at this award level.
  • d identifies programs and award levels that are offered as a distance education program. For program category totals, d is shown if one or more programs in the category are offered as a distance education program.
Agricultural/Animal/Plant/Veterinary Science and Related Fields
Agriculture, General-16
Applied Horticulture/Horticulture Operations, General02
Category total018
Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General-10
Category total-10
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping31d43d
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General7-
Business Administration and Management, General-129
Marketing/Marketing Management, General17d34d
Category total55d206d
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services
Communications Technology/Technician1620
Graphic Communications, General118
Category total1738
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Systems Security/Auditing/Information Assurance5-
Computer Programming/Programmer, General3432
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications1217
Category total5149
Construction Trades
Construction Trades, General119
Category total1126
Culinary, Entertainment, and Personal Services
Culinary Arts/Chef Training2621
Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management/Manager-3
Category total2624
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other-82
Category total-82
Engineering, General2316
Category total2316
Engineering/Engineering-related Technologies/Technicians
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General913
Electrical/Electronic Engineering Technologies/Technicians, Other182
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician18
Category total2823
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
Child Care Provider/Assistant2717
Category total2717
Health Professions and Related Programs
Behavioral Aspects of Health712
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician-8
Dental Assisting/Assistant140
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist-16
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)712
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician-21d
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other21962
Hearing Instrument Specialist24
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training76-
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder26-
Occupational Therapist Assistant-13
Physical Therapy Assistant-16
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse-56
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist-16
Surgical Technology/Technologist021
Category total338299d
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Criminal Justice and Corrections, General-22
Fire Science/Fire-fighting112
Category total134
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
General Studies-30
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other-510d
Category total-540d
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General-0d
Category total-0d
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician305
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician2415
Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician3710
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician2014
Heavy/Industrial Equipment Maintenance Technologies/Technicians, Other91
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology/Technician45
Category total12450
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General-0
Category total-0
Precision Production
Machine Tool Technology/Machinist62
Precision Production, Other-1
Welding Technology/Welder5210
Category total5813
Psychology, General-24
Social Psychology-14
Category total-38
Transportation and Materials Moving
Airline/Commercial/Professional Pilot and Flight Crew-7
Category total-7
Grand total7591,490
  • No varsity sports data reported for this institution. Data on varsity athletics are submitted annually as required by the Equity in Athletics Disclosure Act (EADA), by all co-educational postsecondary institutions that have an intercollegiate athletics program. For the most recent data collection, EADA did not collect data on varsity athletics for programs that were cancelled due to the Coronavirus Pandemic.
Institutional Accreditation
AccreditorStatusNext Review Date
Higher Learning CommissionAccredited since ((!)01/01/1996)08/31/2031
Programmatic Accreditation
Accreditor / ProgramStatusNext Review Date
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. – May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programsAccredited since (03/04/2011)12/31/2023
American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
Dental Assisting (DA)Accredited since (05/26/1967)12/31/2023
Dental Hygiene (DH)Accredited since (07/28/2000)12/31/2023
American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) - Programs leading to an associate degreeAccredited since (08/01/2001)12/31/2021
American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
Physical Therapy (PTA) - Programs for the physical therapist assistantAccredited since (05/06/1998)12/31/2023
Missouri State Board of Nursing
Associate Degree Nursing ProgramsAccredited since (03/21/2008)12/31/2019
Practical Nursing ProgramsAccredited since (07/01/1958)12/31/2020
  • (!) Estimated date
  • For more detailed information on accreditation for this institution, including all actions and justification for actions, visit OPE's Database of Accredited Postsecondary Institutions and Programs: ope.ed.gov/dapip/#/institution-profile/125392.
Criminal Offenses201920202021
a. Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter000
b. Negligent manslaughter000
c. Rape000
d. Fondling000
e. Incest000
f. Statutory Rape000
g. Robbery010
h. Aggravated assault210
i. Burglary302
j. Motor vehicle theft310
k. Arson000
VAWA Offenses201920202021
a. Domestic violence000
b. Dating violence000
c. Stalking000
a. Weapons: carrying, possessing, etc.000
b. Drug abuse violations001
c. Liquor law violations000
Disciplinary Actions201920202021
a. Weapons: carrying, possessing, etc.000
b. Drug abuse violations111
c. Liquor law violations000
  • The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here.
  • The crime statistics displayed only includes On-Campus data associated with the main campus as listed on College Navigator. For statistics associated with each campus location, off campus data, and for additional information covering Hate Crimes, and Fire statistics see https://ope.ed.gov/campussafety.
  • The On-Campus data do not include incidents that: (a) took place on public property, including thoroughfares, streets, sidewalks, and parking facilities, that is within the campus, or immediately adjacent to and accessible from the campus; (b) took place on any building or property owned or controlled by a student organization that is officially recognized by the institution; or (c) took place on any building or property owned or controlled by an institution that is used in direct support of, or in relation to, the institution's educational purposes, is frequently used by students, and is not within the same reasonably contiguous geographic area of the institution.
Services and Programs for Servicemembers and Veterans
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military servicemembers, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Department of Defense Voluntary Educational Partnership Memorandum of Understanding
Tuition policies specifically for Veterans and Servicemembers
Educational Benefits, 2021-2022
Number of students receiving benefits/assistance
Number of students receiving benefits/assistance:Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - undergraduates: 199DoD Tuition Assistance Program - undergraduates: 75
Average amount of benefits/assistance disbursed through the institution
Average amount of benefits/assistance disbursed through the institution:Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - undergraduates: $3,124DoD Tuition Assistance Program - undergraduates: $1,519
  • Retention rate is the percentage of undergraduate students who began their studies in academic year 2013-14 and returned in academic year 2014-15
Rates by time to completion2010-112011-12
Graduation rate
150 percent of normal time19%23%
200 percent of normal time19%--
Transfer-out rate
150 percent of normal time40%44%
200 percent of normal time45%--
  • Depending on the program length, graduation and transfer-out rates can be measured over different lengths of time. The academic years, 2010-11 and 2011-12, are the cohort years students entered an institution. "Normal time" is the typical amount of time it takes full-time students to complete their program from the time they entered an institution. For example, the "normal" amount of time (or 100% time) for many associate's degree programs is 2 years. Not all students complete within the normal time, so graduation rates are measured by other lengths of time as well, including "150% of normal time" (e.g., completion within 3 years for a 2-year program) and "200% of normal time," or twice as long as the normal time (e.g., completion within 4 years for a 2-year program).
  • (--) not applicable
Three-year Official Cohort Default Rates
Fiscal Year202020192018
Default rate0.0%1.7%10.8%
Number in default051324
Number in repayment2,7062,8562,990
Aid Programs
  • Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan)