NOC, University Center Hosting Reach Higher Event

Ponca City Now - May 15, 2024 5:44 am

Northern Oklahoma College in Tonkawa and the University Center in Ponca City are hosting a Reach Higher event Monday, May 20.

The free information session is a come and go event from 5:30 p.m. – 7 p.m. at the Vineyard Library/Administration Building at NOC Tonkawa and at the University Center, 2800 N. 14th Street in Ponca City.

There will be refreshments, giveaways, and prize drawings.

Attendees will learn about scholarships, financial aid, transcripts, and NOC courses available in-person, online, or on Zoom.

Reach Higher is a program designed to assist those with some college to finish the degree they have started.

For more information, contact Kathleen Swain at [email protected] or 580.628.6258.

Northern Oklahoma College, the state’s first public two-year community college, is a multi-campus, land-grant institution that provides high quality, accessible, and affordable educational opportunities and services.

NOC serves nearly 4,000 students through the home campus in Tonkawa, branch in Enid, and NOC/OSU Gateway Program in Stillwater.  Of these students about 80% receive financial aid and/or scholarships. 75% of NOC students complete their degree with zero debt.

The college is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and offers associate degrees in three general areas: Arts, Science and Applied Science; the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs; and the Accreditation Commission for Education and Nursing.

For more information about Northern Oklahoma College please call (580) 628-6208 or visit the NOC website at


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