Community Education

Want to learn something new?  Join one of these evening Community Education classes at College of the Ouachitas! For more information or to register, call 501-332-0210 or 501-337-5000 or email Most classes are held on Monday, Tuesday or Thursday nights. Click here to register for a class.

Sign up now to get early discount price.


ACT TEST PREP - Classes offered in Spring 2015.  TBA.  Test dates are February 7, April 18th and June 13th.  Classes are usually taught on Tuesday nights from 6 – 9 p.m. for five weeks right before the test date.  Need 10 students for class to make.  Cost is $125.


Ballroom Dancing - Night Club Two-Step. Tuesday nights from 5:30-7 p.m. Cost is $20 per person. Dancing instructor is Tony Gunn from Hot Springs. Click here for registration, waiver and payment information.


Yoga Love COED – new session starts Monday, November 17th, 24th, December 1st and 8th.  Next session will be in January 2015, TBA. Cost is $20.  Monday nights in Great Room 6 - 7 p.m.  Certified Instructor -  Kasey Spence.  Four weeks, $20.


Ukrainian Easter Egg – March 10th, 6 – 8:30 p.m. taught by Dr. Stephen Schoonmaker.  Cost is $20, Room B106 in Science Building.


Welding Basics – 12 hours total – meets on Tuesday and Thursday nights 6 – 8 p.m.  Three weeks total.  Taught by Chris Stovall, cost is $150 and includes supplies, torch and set up.


Conversational Spanish - $80 Tuesday and Thursday nights 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m for four weeks.


The following classes are one hour weekly for 4 weeks each, with all materials provided:

Oil Painting - $60
Jewelry Making - $150
Papermaking - $40
Creative Writing - $25


Other classes that are a possibility:

Computer Basics
Microsoft Word
Microsoft Access
Microsoft Excel
Line Dancing
Google Apps
Scuba Diving
H&R Block income tax
Digital Photography
Driver’s Education

Online Ed-2-Go Program - we offer a wide range of highly interactive courses that you can take entirely over the Internet.  Speed Spanish, Keyboarding, Grammar Refresher and more.  Go to: for more information.

Take a four week course for $85! (Prices Vary)
Some of the most popular courses:

Intro to Microsoft Excel 2010
Speed Spanish
Creating Web Pages
GRE Prep
Become a Veterinary Assistant
Writing for Children
Writing Effective Grant Proposals
Grammar Refresher


You may register for any of the Community Ed classes online at under Community Education link or call 501-337-5000 or 501-332-0210 for more information.