Release Date: 1/5/2012
Clarksville, Ark. --- Qualified high school juniors and seniors in Johnson County can get a head start on their college course work by taking tuition-free classes at University of the Ozarks as part of the university's Concurrent High School Program.
To learn more about Ozarks' High School Concurrent program, see the Admission Requirements for the program.
Students who would like to apply to the university are encouraged to apply online at http://www.ozarks.edu/apply.
High school seniors can take up to two courses a semester and juniors can take one course a semester with the tuition waived. Requirements include a 20 composite ACT score, at least a 3.0 core grade point average, and a letter of recommendation from a high school principal. Home schooled students are also eligible for the program.
Classes for the Spring 2012 Semester begin on Tuesday, Jan. 17. For more information on the Concurrent High School Program or on enrolling at Ozarks, please contact Joey Hughes in the Admission Office at 979-1227.