Officials at Arkansas Tech University – Ozark Campus are reporting the unofficial head count to be over 1,600 students enrolled for the Fall 2010 semester, more than doubling the total from two years ago.
Higher education remains to be a key component to the livelihood of our state. Our campus provides a valuable opportunity for those impacted by today’s tough economic climate, our administration are committed to maintaining the needed access to our institution. Dr. Jo Alice Blondin, chancellor observed, "Our enrollment increase is a reflection of regional demand for our programs and the quality of service students receive on our campus."
Affordability always attracts students. “Arkansas Tech-Ozark is the most affordable institution in this region. Combine that with our award winning academic programs and friendly atmosphere, the growth we have experienced is not a surprise."
As charted below, enrollment has been steadily on the rise:
Semester No. of Students
Fall 2004 301
Fall 2006 570
Fall 2008 778
Fall 2010 1610