College of the Ouachitas
One College Circle
Malvern, AR 72104
Phone: (501) 337-5000
Fax: (501) 332-4100
Online: Celebrating its 50 year anniversary in 2019, College of the Ouachitas is a comprehensive, public, two-year institution of higher education in Malvern, offering associate degrees and certificates in a quality academic environment focused on both student success and the economic development needs of the communities it serves. The College offers more than 60 programs of study in academic, career and technical disciplines to credit, non-credit, adult education and workforce students.
Enrollment 1258
School Type 2 Year
Funding Type Public
Admissions Information
Requirements High school diploma or GED; ACT, SAT, Accuplacer or COMPASS scores required for placement only; open admission.
Admissions Email
Admissions Phone (501) 332-0218
Scholarship Information
Highlights Each scholarship has unique requirements and is awarded on an annual basis. More Information Click Here Scholarship Email Scholarship Phone (501) 332-0298
Tuition Information
Instate Tuition $3,060.00
Additional Annual Fees $980.00
International Application Fee $100.00
Bilingual Admissions Contact Janet Hunt (501) 332-0294
Financial Aid Information
Highlights Financial Aid is awarded based on priority deadline.
Financial Aid Contact Angela Bobus Director
Financial Aid Phone (501) 332-0298
Financial Aid Email
Financial Aid Priority Deadline Apr 15, 2020
More Information Click Here

Degree Programs



Computer Information Systems

Criminal Justice

General Technology



Medical Office Administration (or Medical Office Management)

Nursing-LPN/Paramedic to RN

Office Administration


Early Childcare Education


Business Systems Networking: Cisco

CNC Machining & Fabrication

Computer Programming

Computer Repair (or Computer Service Technician)

Criminal Correction Specialist

Criminal Justice

Early Childhood Education (or Early Childhood Development)

Electrical Apprenticeship

General Studies

Hair Care (or Hair Design-Beginning)

Industrial Robotics

Mechatronics Operation

Mechatronics Practice

Medical Office Administration & Coding

Medical Terminology

Microsoft Certified Professional

Nail & Skin Care

Network Security

Nursing Assistant (or Nursing Assisting, or Nurse Assistant)

Plumbing Apprenticeship, Level I

Plumbing Apprenticeship, Level II

Plumbing Apprenticeship, Level III

Plumbing Apprenticeship, Level IV

Power Equipment Maintenance

Truck Driving (or Truck Driver Training)



Welding-Gas Metal Arc (GMAW)

Welding-Gas Tungsten Arc (GTAW)


Welding-Shielded Metal Arc (SMAW)


Computer Information Systems (or Computer Information Technology, or Computer Information Systems Technology)


Cosmetology Instruction

Criminal Correction Specialist


Mechatronics (or Mechatronics Technology)

Medical Coding

Medical Office Administration (or Medical Office Management)

Medical Transcription

Office Administration (or Office Management)

Practical Nursing

Pre-Allied Health

Criminal Justice

Early Childhood Education

Welding Technology