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About Lake of the Ozarks campus

Columbia College-Lake of the Ozarks was established in 1990 and moved to its current facility in 2005. The space offers two floors of large comfortable classrooms, a state-of-the-art science lab, high-tech computer labs, a medical skills lab complete with current hospital equipment for nursing students and a large student commons area w/small kitchen, computers and comfortable study chairs.

The venue at the Lake of the Ozarks provides a unique educational opportunity to working adults through its degree offerings and eight-week course format. As part of a network of venues across the country and a robust online program, the college offers convenient courses to civilians as well as military adult learners.

More than 900 students each year take a mix of in-seat and online classes.

The Lake of the Ozarks venue has the unique ability to provide both a nursing degree and teacher education certification.

Campus history

The Lake of the Ozarks campus was established in 1990. In 2004, a new 17,400-square-foot building was constructed, completed in spring 2005. The first classes held in the new facility began in June 2005.

Community information

We know there's more to life than studying. When you're ready to take a break from the books, you'll find plenty of recreational, cultural and sports opportunities.

Lake Ozark holds a strong attraction for tourists with its lakes and pastoral setting.


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