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Colleges With Historically Black Colleges (HBCUs) In Arkansas

How Many Colleges Are Historically Black Colleges (HBCUs) In Arkansas?

In Arkansas, 4 colleges/universities are historically Black colleges (HBCUs). By school type, 1 public schools and 3 private schools are historically Black colleges (HBCUs). Next table summarizes the number of schools with historically Black colleges (HBCUs) in Arkansas.
Colleges With Historically Black Colleges (HBCUs) In Arkansas
TotalPublicPrivate (not-for-profit)Private (for-profit)
Total4130
4 years or high3120
2-4 years1010
less than 1 year0000

What is Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU)

The Higher Education Act of 1965, as amended, defines an HBCU as: '...any historically black college or university that was established prior to 1964, whose principal mission was, and is, the education of black Americans, and that is accredited by a nationally recognized accrediting agency or association determined by the Secretary [of Education] to be a reliable authority as to the quality of training offered or is, according to such an agency or association, making reasonable progress toward accreditation.' Federal regulations (20 USC 1061 (2)) allow for certain exceptions to the founding date.
Below list shows the Colleges With Historically Black Colleges (HBCUs) In Arkansas. You can see more schools and narrow down the results in search result page.
4 matched schools

Arkansas Baptist College

Arkansas Baptist College is a Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years school located in Little Rock, AR. Total 468 students are attending the school and its 2021 tuition & fee is $8,760.
Graduation Rate12%
Enrollment468
Student/Faculty23 to 1
Tuition & Fees
Undergraduate$8,760

University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff

University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff Campus, Pine Bluff, AR
University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff is a Public, 4 or more years school located in Pine Bluff, AR. Total 2,668 students are attending the school and its 2021 tuition & fee is $14,908.
Acceptance Rate60%
SAT Score900
Graduation Rate39%
Enrollment2,668
Student/Faculty15 to 1
Tuition & Fees
(In-State/Out-of-State)
Undergraduate$8,248 / $14,908
Graduate$7,570 / $14,146

Philander Smith College

Philander Smith College is a Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years school located in Little Rock, AR. Total 799 students are attending the school and its 2021 tuition & fee is $13,014.
Graduation Rate34%
Enrollment799
Student/Faculty16 to 1
Tuition & Fees
Undergraduate$13,014

Shorter College

Shorter College is a Private (not-for-profit), 2-4 years school located in N Little Rock, AR. Total 223 students are attending the school and its 2021 tuition & fee is $5,596.
Graduation Rate42%
Enrollment223
Student/Faculty16 to 1
Tuition & Fees
Undergraduate$5,596