Ozark Christian College is a Candidate for Accreditation with the Higher Learning Commission (HLC), a regional accreditation agency that accredits degree granting institutions of higher education in the North Central region of the United States. Candidate status was granted on November 3, 2016. Read more.



Ozark Christian College is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of the Association for Biblical Higher Education (ABHE), formerly the Accrediting Association of Bible Colleges (AABC). ABHE is a member of the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) and is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education as the accrediting agency for biblical higher education.



Ozark Christian College is authorized to offer distance education (either through SARA or by state exemption status) in all 50 states. 

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Ozark Christian College is approved for Federal Students Financial Aid under the Higher Education Act of 1965 (as amended) and 20 U.S.C. 1085, 1141.

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OCC has been a member of the Evangelical Council on Financial Accountability since December 1988.

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Ozark's accreditation with ABHE and HLC.

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