Arkansas Colleges Key Statiistics

Average Tuition & Fees $10,771 ($4,598)
Average Acceptance Rates 69.41 %
Total Student Population 171,577
Average Graduation Rates 45.55 %
Average Student To Faculty Ratio 14.92 to 1

Arkansas Colleges Overview

In academic year 2016-2017, there are 90 colleges universities in Arkansas State - 37 public and 53 private schools. Next table shows the number of schools by school type and level.

Arkansas Colleges Distribution
Number of Schools
Private (not-for-profit)16
Private (for-profit)37
4 Year or High28
2-4 Year27
Less than 2 year35

Average Academic Statistics for Arkansas State Colleges

[chart] Arkansas Colleges Academic Statistics
Average Acceptance Rate for Arkansas colleges is 69.409090909091 %.
Average Graduation Rate for Arkansas colleges is 45.548780487805 %
Average Transfer-out Rate for Arkansas colleges is 15.918918918919 %
Average Retention Rate for Arkansas colleges is 62.506329113924 %
Total Student Population for Arkansas colleges is 171,577
Average Student to Faculty Ratio for Arkansas colleges is 14.918604651163 %

Arkansas Colleges Student Services

Next table summarizes the number of schools that provide student services by type.

Student Services at Arkansas
Remedial services47 out of 90 Schools
Academic/career counseling service72 out of 90 Schools
Employment services for students50 out of 90 Schools
Placement services for completers61 out of 90 Schools
On-campus day care for students' children7 out of 90 Schools
Library facilities at institution78 out of 90 Schools

Offered Degrees At Arkansas Colleges

Arkansas colleges and universities are offering 2,855 programs through online and on-site education. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree.

Offered Programs at Arkansas State
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate46032
One but less than two years certificate51240
Associate's Degree50397
Two but less than four years certificate91
Bachelor's Degree86665
Post Bachelor's Degree618
Master's Degree33679
Post Master's Degree216
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship734
Doctor's degree - professional practice142

2016-2017 Average Tuition & Fees For Arkansas Colleges

For undergraduate schools, in academic year 2016-2017, the average tuition & fess for Arkansas colleges is $4,598 for Arkansas residents and $10,771 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its average tuition and fees are $7,190 for in-state students and $14,655 for out-of-state students.

Arkansas 2016-2017 Average Tuition & Fees
[chart] Arkansas State 2016-2017 Average Tuition & Fees

Special Learning Opportunities at Arkansas State

Next table shows the number of Arkansas schools which are offering special learning by category.

Special Learning Opportunities at Arkansas State
Online Completely0 out of 90 Schools
Undergraduate Online Classes42 out of 90 Schools
Graduate Online Classes13 out of 90 Schools
ROTC15 out of 90 Schools
ROTC Army15 out of 90 Schools
ROTC Navy0 out of 90 Schools
ROTC Air Force3 out of 90 Schools
Weekend/Evening College33 out of 90 Schools
Teacher certificate22 out of 90 Schools
Study Abroad18 out of 90 Schools
Campus Housing25 out of 90 Schools
***All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education. Tuition and costs are based on 2016-2017 data and other data is from 2015-2016 data.