Joplin, MO. – Ozarks Technical Community College and Missouri Southern State University in Joplin have signed an articulation agreement between the institutions’ honors programs.
Todd Yerby, director of OTC’s program and Dr. Michael Howarth, director of Missouri Southern’s Honors Program, along with administrators from both schools, appeared at a signing ceremony Monday, Nov. 16, at the MSSU campus.
Under the new agreement, the schools’ honors courses will be compatible, simplifying the transition process for OTC students wanting to attend MSSU. OTC honor students will be eligible for a $3,500 scholarship to the four-year institution.