Ozarks Technical Community College’s honor society brings home awards

Representatives from Ozarks Technical Community College’s chapter of Phi Theta Kappa, the international honor society for two-year colleges, recently returned from the organization’s 91st Annual International Convention with several awards in hand.  The College’s chapter was recognized as a Top 25 Chapter overall, having earned the rank of 6th out of more than 1,200 chapters…

Ozarks Technical Community College’s Surgical Technology students win state competition

A team of students from Ozarks Technical Community College’s Surgical Technician program has taken first place at the Missouri Association of Surgical Technologists’ Annual Scrub Bowl.  This is the fourth year the College has participated in the competition, which consists of a written examination made up of questions taken from the Surgical Technologist Certification exam. …

National association names OTC program coordinator Physical Therapist Assistant Educator of the Year

The American Physical Therapy Association has awarded Ozarks Technical Community College’s Becky McKnight the 2009 F.A. Davis Outstanding Physical Therapist Assistant Educator of the Year.  McKnight is coordinator of the College’s Physical Therapist Assistant program.  The award was presented on June 11, 2009, at the Association’s annual conference, held this year in Baltimore, Maryland. The…

Official fall enrollment up 15.9% at Ozarks Technical Community College

The student population at Ozarks Technical Community College continues to grow, with more than 12,884 students enrolled for the fall 2009 semester, up 15.9 percent from last fall.  The largest growth is at the College’s Waynesville Education Center, which welcomed 203 students this semester, an increase of 81.3 percent.  Enrollment is up more than 12…