Clark Harris, Ph.D
President Northern Oklahoma College
1220 E. Grand
P. O. Box 310
Tonkawa, OK 74653-0310
On behalf of the faculty and staff, I welcome you to Northern Oklahoma College.
You are commended on taking charge of your future, and choosing NOC. At NOC we are here because of you; committed to assisting you on your educational path by providing individualized services to help you achieve your academic goals. We value your intellectual pursuit for your personal and professional growth and will provide life-changing experiences. Choosing Northern Oklahoma College on your educational journey is a decision that will serve you well. The faculty have earned a reputation for creating a caring and engaging learning environment, and it is an honor for us to be here to serve you.
A College goal is to improve the quality of life for students at all NOC locations. We encourage you to become a dedicated learner and to be active in campus life by participating in student organizations, attending athletics and the performing arts, and participating in campus events. Your success is dependent on being fully engaged in your college.
As you progress through your educational journey and develop as leaders you will grow as competent professionals. We strive to give you the skills to compete at a high level in today’s global workplace. As you enter your professional life our communities will grow and prosper.
You are encouraged to use the support services and resources available to you, such as advising, counseling, disability services, financial assistance, library resources, and the many faculty and other professionals all around you. Use this Course Catalog and Student Handbook as it provides information that will help you make decisions on your academic future and guide you in the regulations that you will need to follow as a student.
Best wishes on a productive year. I look forward to interacting with you on campus or at one of the many college activities.
Clark Harris, Ph.D.
President, Northern Oklahoma College