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.

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ACT TEST PREP - Classes offered for 5 weeks—Thursday, March 19th, Tuesday, March 31st, Thursday, April 2nd, 9th, and 16th from 5:30—8:30 p.m. No class week of March 23rd due to Spring Break. Classes will meet in rooms G101 & G103, Arts and Sciences Center. Instructors are Donna Hill and Glenn Franklin. 10 students will need to register for the 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 each month.  On Mondays from 6 – 7 pm. in the Great Room.  Cost is $20, 4 weeks, certified instructor Kasey Spence Hieter.   March 2, 9, 16, and 30th.  Next session April 6,13,20, and 27th.


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 three Satudays from 8-12.  Six students will need to register for the class to make.  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.