University of the Ozarks Rankings

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Rank Ranking
#6434 of 14,131 In the World
#1759 of 2,597 In North America
#1673 of 2,496 In the United States
#18 of 24 In Arkansas

Quick Review

Religion
Presbyterian Church (USA)
Acceptance rate
56%
Average SAT
1090
Average ACT
21
Avg. cost to attend
$16,009 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
836
Male:Female Ratio
50:50
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Bachelor's degree
Website
ozarks.edu

University of the Ozarks Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Total Men Women
Acceptance Rate 56% 56% 56%
Applicants 1,712 664 1,038
Admissions 957 370 585
Freshmen enrolled full time 195 90 105

723 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

71 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
33 or 17%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 950
or below

75% of them
had 1230
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in the University of the Ozarks are 950-1230 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
122 or 65%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 18
or below

75% of them
had 23
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in the University of the Ozarks are 18-23 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Secondary school rank Recommended
Recommendations Considered but not required
SAT/ACT Considered but not required
TOEFL Considered but not required
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White 347 (42%)
Nonresident Alien 234 (28%)
Hispanic 105 (13%)
Black or African American 60 (7%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 48 (6%)
Two or more races 27 (3%)
Asian 12 (1%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 1 (0.1%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 1 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$16,009/year
Average aid awarded
$19,358
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K $11,215
$30-48K $11,825
$48-75K $15,323
$75-110K $15,866
$110K+ $20,237

Tuition and fees

Undergraduates
Tuition in-district $24,950
Tuition in-state $24,950
Tuition out-of-state $24,950
Fee in-district $1,000
Fee in-state $1,000
Fee out-of-state $1,000

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity 634
Combined charge for room and board $7,800
Room charge $3,600
Meal charge $4,200

University of the Ozarks Majors

Major Bachelor's
Business Administration and Management, General 32
Public Health Education and Promotion 20
Biology & Biological Sciences, General 14
General Studies 6
Fine & Studio Arts, General 5
Psychology, General 5
Environmental Studies 4
Mass Communication & Media Studies 4
Political Science and Government, General 4
Chemistry, General 3
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General 3
English Language and Literature, General 3
Mathematics, General 3
Accounting 2
Marketing & Marketing Management, General 2
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 2
Religion & Religious Studies 2
Elementary Education and Teaching 1
History, General 1
International Business & Trade & Commerce 1
Philosophy 1
Sociology, General 1
Technology Teacher Education & Industrial Arts Teacher Education 1
Grand Total 120
Total Men Women
Graduation rate 47% 49% 46%
  • Full-time retention rate - 69%

Publications & Citations

Publications
38
Citations
191

Publication / Citation count by topic

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
11 / 16
Psychology
9 / 35
Biology
8 / 28
Medicine
7 / 5
Computer Science
5 / 12
Environmental Science
5 / 89
Business
4 / 6
Child Psychology
4 / 8
Public Health
4 / 4
Evolutionary Biology
3 / 12
Political Science
3 / 1
Organizational / Business / IO Psychology
2 / 3
Geography and Cartography
2 / 0
Environmental Management
2 / 0
Special Education
2 / 8
Chemistry
2 / 111
Sociology
2 / 1
Physics
2 / 26
Economics
2 / 0
History
2 / 0
Gerontology
1 / 1
Data Science
1 / 1
Bioinformatics and Computational biology
1 / 5
Project Management
1 / 0
Development Studies
1 / 0
Management
1 / 3
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies
1 / 0
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation
1 / 0
Demography
1 / 3
Fashion Design
1 / 0
Healthcare Management (MHA)
1 / 0
Agricultural Science
1 / 1
Occupational Therapy
1 / 0
Art & Design
1 / 0
Social Psychology
1 / 23
Management Information Systems
1 / 0
Political Economy
1 / 0
Biophysics
1 / 3
Animal Science
1 / 7
Materials Science
1 / 23

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1992 1 2
1993 4 3
1994 1 2
1995 0 1
1996 0 2
1997 0 8
1998 0 6
1999 0 7
2000 0 8
2001 1 36
2002 0 16
2003 0 11
2004 1 14
2005 0 13
2006 0 7
2007 1 11
2008 0 6
2009 2 22
2010 0 11
2011 2 14
2012 0 16
2013 2 16
2014 2 17
2015 2 15
2016 2 13
2017 2 21
2018 1 15
2019 5 24
2020 4 22
2021 12 46

Notable alumni

  1. Richard Horner Thompson

    Richard Horner Thompson
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1926-2016 (aged 90)
    Enrolled in the University of the Ozarks
    Graduated with Bachelor of Arts
    Occupations
    military personnel
    Biography

    Richard Horner Thompson was a United States Army general.

  2. William Frank Norrell

    William Frank Norrell
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1896-1961 (aged 65)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    William Frank Norrell was a U.S. Representative from Arkansas' former 6th congressional district. Upon his death, he was succeeded in Congress by his widow, Catherine Dorris Norrell.

  3. Chuck Daniel

    Chuck Daniel
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1933-2008 (aged 75)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Charles Edward Daniel was an American professional baseball player who appeared in one game as a relief pitcher in Major League Baseball for the Detroit Tigers during the 1957 season. Listed at 6 feet 2 inches (1.88 m) tall and 195 pounds (88 kg), he batted and threw right-handed.

General info

Alternative names Ozarks
Founded 1834
Academic Calendar Semesters
Total FTE staff 169
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Address 415 N College Ave
Clarksville, Arkansas, 72830
United States
City population 9,000
Phone 4799791000
Fax +1 (501) 979 1355

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