Acceptance Rate 67 %
SAT Average 1,110
Tuition & Fees $12,698
Student Population 13,106
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $9,325

Academic Overview

Arkansas State University-Main Campus Campus, Jonesboro, AR
Arkansas State University-Main Campus is a public, 4 or more years institute located in Jonesboro, Arkansas. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2022 tuition & fees are $7,130 for Arkansas residents and $12,698 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 13,106 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 67% and the graduation rate is 53% last year.
The salary after graduation from Arkansas State University-Main Campus varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $36,600. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2022 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2021-2022, tuition and fees of Arkansas State University-Main Campus are $7,130 for Arkansas residents and $12,698 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2022 tuition and fees are $6,422 for in-state students and $11,408 for out-of-state students.
Arkansas State University-Main Campus 2022 Tuition & Fees
Arkansas ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2022 key academic statistics at Arkansas State. The acceptance rate of Arkansas State is 67% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 37%. The average graduation rate is 53% and the transfer-out rate is 1%. The average received amount of financial aid is $9,325 and 85% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 13,106 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Arkansas State University-Main Campus is 67 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Arkansas State University-Main Campus is 53 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Arkansas State University-Main Campus is 1 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Arkansas State University-Main Campus is 76 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Arkansas State University-Main Campus is 13,106
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Arkansas State University-Main Campus is 18 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
18 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $9,325 at Arkansas State University-Main Campus.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

Arkansas State offers 198 major programs through online and on-site education where 42 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate171
One but less than two years certificate40
Associate's Degree142
Bachelor's Degree7310
Post Bachelor's Degree216
Master's Degree5619
Post Master's Degree52
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship41
Doctor's degree - professional practice41

Special Learning Opportunities

Arkansas State University-Main Campus offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:3,718)
Board/Meal Plan

Veterans Benefits

Arkansas State University-Main Campus has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges